In 2015, Gojek launched its motorcycle taxi app with the hopes of being the Uber of Indonesia. Now, the tables have turned: Uber is betting it can become a Gojek of the West.

The US group has long seen itself as more than just a ride-hailing app. Four years ago it launched Uber Eats to connect customers with on-demand takeaway food in cities across the US. In 2018, it acquired Jump, and bright red e-bikes proliferated around Europe.

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