Other bike-rental companies are considering raising prices, as warmer weather brings a likely rebound in trip numbers.
Chinese bike-rental firms, Mobike and Hello Transtech, expressed their willingness to enter the bidding.
All of China’s most visible mobility players have undergone significant change over the last 12 months.
Didi hopes new strategies will help it complete a U-turn that will get it out of the dead-end in which it finds itself.
Foshan will require Mobike, ofo, and other bike rental companies to hand over users blacklisted for bad parking.
Thibault Genaitay is Head of China for Le Wagon, a global programming bootcamp.
Didi’s struggles in the bike-rental market led to a launch of its own brand, Qingju.
Matt and John take a look at the stories and trends of 2018.
Cash-strapped Ofo could try wheeling its business down another path.