Mobike Europe branch is reportedly planning on branching out into e-bike and scooter rentals in the region.
Meituan-owned Mobike also denied that layoffs in Asia are part of a larger exit strategy.
Mobike was added to WeChat Pay’s interface as a third-party service.
The Chinese bike-rental firm will also become a distinct business group within the lifestyle services company.
Chinese bike-rental firms, Mobike and Hello Transtech, expressed their willingness to enter the bidding.
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.
Meituan’s Q1 results show that its more disciplined expansion strategy is paying off.
So far, more than 1,000 user accounts have been frozen for periods of time ranging from five to 90 days.
Hello Transtech, an Alibaba-backed mobility unicorn, is streets ahead of the bikesharing firms that have come before it.
Meituan forays into ride-hailing and bike-rental services have been expensive gambits that haven’t yet paid off, but it has seen success in other efforts.