Motorcycle taxis protest against Grab Bike

AROUND 120 motorcycle taxi drivers in Bangkok gathered in front of Grab Bike office at 4 p.m. today (May 17) and accused it of stealing their job, reported.

Talks were still going on between the two parties at 5.00 find out a solution to the problem. yesterday interviewed a Grab Bike user, who explained why she stopped using the regular motorcycle taxis.

“I was charged 120 baht by the regular motorcycle taxi for a ride from Sathorn City Tower to Chinatown,” she said. “I paid only 28 baht to Grab Bike for the same route.”

“As a customer, I will choose the service that is cheaper,” she added.


Top: Motorcycle taxi drivers protesting in front of Grab Bike office. Photo:

By Songpol Kaopatumtip