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Ofo, Mobike to Launch Bike-sharing Services in Israel

CTech Beijing-based bike-sharing company Ofo is set to launch its service in Israel this week. The service will be available in Ramat Gan, a city adjacent to Tel Aviv, the City of Ramat Gan announced. Chinese...
Share Bikes

Share Bikes Hit The Road

By Erika Echternach From Shanghai to Barcelona bike share programs have become an international phenomenon, so why has Sydney sent multiple bike share operators packing? Of the four bike sharing companies currently operating in Sydney, two...

Impact of infrastructural policies to reduce travel time expenditure of car users with significant...

By M. Shekarchian, M. Moghavvemi, F. Zarifi, S. Moghavvemi, F. Motasemie, T.M.I. Mahlia Abstract The increasing number of vehicles and drivers have led to a marked increase in travel time expenditure (TTE), congestion, demand for fossil...

Apple CEO Tim Cook visited a $1 billion bike-sharing startup in China

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Apple chief executive Tim Cook paid a visit to Chinese bike-sharing company ofo on Tuesday, as the country's ride-sharing startups fight aggressively for investor dollars and market share. Cook visited the...
Bike Fingal

A bike sharing scheme is on the way to Fingal says Smith

  A Fingal public bike sharing scheme similar to the successful Dublin Bike scheme operating in the city, is a significant step closer this week with news that Fingal County Council is to seek expressions...
Bike Asia

Bike sharing explode across Asia

  Bike sharing is exploding in Asia. China has now more than 100 milliion riders registered. In Shanghai, five out of 10 people surveyed used a shared bike daily or several times a week. Singapore had the highest percentage...
Bike-Sharing Free

The way forward for the bike-sharing industry

By NITIN PANGARKAR After incurring hefty losses for more than a year, oBike ceased operations in Singapore on June 25. Though other players have exited the scene, oBike is the only member of the Big Three...
A new geography of sustainable transit

A new geography of sustainable transit

By Mira Klein Alongside “smart cities” and “transit-oriented development,” the term “mobility hubs” is joining the buzzy phrases making their mark on sustainable urban planning. Mobility hubs are a cornerstone concept for shared mobility transit, which...

New player to enter Hong Kong bike-sharing market

 Four cycling enthusiasts are set to launch a new bike-sharing mobile application, challenging the ­status of Gobee.bike – the city’s first and only service – by ­promising cheaper charges and designated parking spaces. To...
Auto Electric

UBER ACQUIRES ELECTRIC BIKE-SHARING SERVICE JUMP BIKES

By James Ayre The embattled on-demand taxi service firm Uber has announced that it has acquired the electric bike-sharing service startup JUMP Bikes, marking the company’s further investment into the on-demand mobility services sector. The exact...

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