Mobike has started to charge Shanghai users an extra RMB 20 (around $3) if they park a bike outside the company’s ‘area of operation.’
Other bike-rental companies are considering raising prices, as warmer weather brings a likely rebound in trip numbers.
Bike companies have a longer time for implementation than previously announced.
Mobike was added to WeChat Pay’s interface as a third-party service.
Chinese bike-rental firms, Mobike and Hello Transtech, expressed their willingness to enter the bidding.
The Chinese bike-rental firm will also become a distinct business group within the lifestyle services company.
Ride-hailing, bike rental, and food delivery services were all affected.
Ofo, China’s leading bike rental company, announced October 10 its launch in Washington, D.C., following Seattle and Massachusetts. The fast-expanding firm will deploy 400 of its yellow bikes over the course of its first week, as the local government only allows 400 bikes on the streets during the “demonstration stage.” The local regulator appears to be extra […]