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.’
The Chinese bike-rental firm will also become a distinct business group within the lifestyle services company.
Chinese businesses love to post ads where they shouldn’t be.
Other bike-rental companies are considering raising prices, as warmer weather brings a likely rebound in trip numbers.
This is the first time for Mobike to pull out of a city because of antisocial behavior.
Bike companies have a longer time for implementation than previously announced.
We’ve updated our list of top apps for living in China in 2020 to reflect how phone home screens have changed—and to think about what it says about the market.