Gojek, a major ride-hailing and food delivery app in Southeast Asia, has secured $1.2 billion in its latest fundraising, people familiar with the matter said. Indonesia’s Gojek, whose existing investors include Tencent and Google, faces fierce competition from SoftBank-backed Grab, a Singapore-based startup that acquired Uber’s Southeast Asia operations in 2018. The Information last month...
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