Mitsubishi Invests in Finnish Mobility Company

Economy

Tokyo, Sept. 4 (Jiji Press)--Major Japanese trader Mitsubishi Corp. <8058> said Wednesday that it has invested in Finnish mobility company MaaS Global Ltd.

The Helsinki-based company provides a mobility-as-a-service solution including route-planning, booking, ticketing and payment options combining various means of transportation, such as railways, buses, taxis and rental cars through its Whim smartphone app.

MaaS Global, which currently offers the service in Finland, Belgium and Britain, is aiming to launch operations in Japan.

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