HK bike sharing startup Gobee halts operations in Paris

FILE PHOTO: Several “Gobee.bike” bicycles, a city bike-sharing service, by Hong Kong startup Gobee.bike, are seen on a sidewalk in Paris, France, October 10, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo

Hong Kong startup Gobee.bike, the first of a wave of Asian dockless bike share operators that launched in Paris last year, has halted operations in the French capital, industry sources said on Friday.

Gobee‘s green bikes have virtually disappeared from the streets in the past few days and its mobile phone app was inactive in the past few days.

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