TAG: Indonesia

Southeast Asia today mirrors China of 2005 and India of 2010: Report

By Yon Heong Tung | Jul 29, 2015

The Bamboo report by Golden Gate Ventures predicts strong growth in Southeast Asian startups because of the region's healthy investment climate Read More

South Korea-based smartphone producer sees potential in Indonesia

By DailySocial | Jul 27, 2015

The condition of local telecommunication industry, which is on the verge of transition from 3G to 4G/LTE, is seen as a potential gold mine Read More

Islamic fashion startup HijUp grabs 7 figure seed fund

By Yon Heong Tung | Jul 23, 2015

HijUp will use the capital to accelerate technological growth and increase hiring Read More

Malaysian fintech startup AturDuit plans to spend more in Indonesia

By DailySocial | Jul 21, 2015

The startup wants to help people learn more about financial matters and facilitate them in getting the right products efficiently Read More

SoftBank to shut down venture capital arm

By Twishy Shahi | Jul 20, 2015

The way to preserve long-term sustainability of SoftBank is to be large, minority shareholders of many assets, says President Nikesh Arora Read More

Recruit's Quipper will focus on developing Indonesian edtech market

By DailySocial | Jul 20, 2015

Quipper aims to focus on content created for the unsettled curriculum in Indonesia, expanding on its plans of global knowledge-sharing Read More

Uber is ready to get incorporated in Indonesia

By DailySocial | Jul 16, 2015

Uber and Go-Jek have shown  readiness to establish an incorporated company in Indonesia and support government-stipulated ride-sharing legislation Read More

8 Indonesian giants enter e-commerce industry

By DailySocial | Jul 13, 2015

Research by idEA, Google Indonesia and Taylor Nelson Sofres (TNS) predicted that total e-transactions in Indonesia will reach US$25 billion by 2016 Read More

Identifying trends in Indonesia's growing mobile app space

By Yon Heong Tung | Jul 08, 2015

Indonesia's smartphone population is expected to reach 100M by 2018. Here's what you need to understand about Indonesians' usage habits Read More

Indonesian adtech startup ADSKOM raises 7 figures in Series A

By Yon Heong Tung | Jul 08, 2015

ADSKOM will use the funds to extend its services to other platforms as well as expansion into Malaysia and Thailand Read More

Ex-Monk's Hill associate raises US$500K seed for Fabelio in Indonesia

By Michael de Waal-Montgomery | Jul 08, 2015

Fabelio is looking to fix a whole range of furniture problems -- and capitalise on opportunities -- in one of the world's most exciting emerging markets Read More

Akamai’s Q1 2015 report: Indonesia’s Internet speed is declining

By DailySocial | Jul 07, 2015

Also Read: MENA is hot for travel startups Read More

The government will support Indonesian e-commerce industry, by shutting it down

By DailySocial | Jul 06, 2015

The Indonesian government has tried to bring the country's e-commerce industry forward through a variety of means, not all of them successful Read More

4 ways to increase the visibility of your app in a saturated market

By Yon Heong Tung | Jul 02, 2015

With a rapidly growing number of mobile apps streaming into the market, how do you ensure your app gets traction and not fade into oblivion? Read More

Xiaomi makes landfall in Brazil. Could Russia be next?

By Rahil Bhagat | Jul 02, 2015

Xiaomi has just announced that it will be selling Redmi 2 in Brazil, its first market outside of Asia, another step towards global dominance Read More

Singapore's MyRepublic enters Indonesia with fiber Internet services

By Rahil Bhagat | Jul 01, 2015

MyRepublic's Indonesian website already allows people to sign up for the services. The cheapest plan retails at US$15, while the most expensive at about US$70 Read More

Mobile wallet Xendit targets Indonesia’s P2P payment market

By DailySocial | Jul 01, 2015

Currently in beta, the launched version will allow users to connect their debit cards, send funds to friends and  withdraw wallet funds to a bank accounts Read More

The Alibaba of the services industry: Freelancer's Matt Barrie

By Michael de Waal-Montgomery | Jun 23, 2015

On Day 1 at Echelon Asia Summit, Freelancer's CEO talks about becoming the Alibaba for the services industry and the importance of Asia Read More

Ardent Capital's WhatsNew expands into Indonesia as MOXY

By Donna Louisse | Jun 23, 2015

WhatsNew acquired Thai site MOXY Asia in January 2015, sets its sights on being end-to-end e-commerce site for women Read More

Jakarta's Qraved hits 1M monthly UVs; eyes Surabaya and Bandung

By Iris Leung | Jun 18, 2015

The food inspiration and discovery platform looks to tighten its hold on the Indonesian market, said Co-Founder and CEO Steven Kim Read More

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