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Compare88 Group raises Series A funding from Monk’s Hill Ventures

Compare88 Group raises Series A funding from Monk’s Hill Ventures

Compare88 owns and operates the CekAja.com brand in Indonesia, as well as the eCompareMo.com brand in the Philippines It has raised an undisclosed amount in Series A funding from Singapore-based Monk’s Hill Ventures The company will use the funds to further accelerate growth in Southeast Asia, expand the team and build its technology Finance and

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Flipit targets more collaboration with Indonesian e-commerce players in 2015

It is important to educate the Indonesian market about the benefits of using coupon codes for online shopping Indonesia is not familiar with coupons while shopping online. However, some online companies have tried to break the barrier by collaborating with several e-commerce services. Flipit is one of them. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Flipit expanded to


Jurnal secures seed funding from East Ventures

Jurnal, a cloud-based accounting software from Indonesia, focusses on small and medium enterprises Startup has secured an undisclosed amount of seed round investment from East Ventures Funding will be used for product development and growing the team Indonesia’s cloud-based accounting software Jurnal has secured an undisclosed amount of seed investment from East Ventures. It will invest in product

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Indonesian online contact lens retailer Lensza closes seed round

Indonesia’s online-only eyewear retailer is active today in Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore Seed round funding amount revealed to be a high six-digit USD figure Money will be used to grow the team, R&D and expanding geographically Indonesia-based InternetOptics which operates Lensza, a Southeast Asian online retailer of eyewear accessories and products, has just raised a fresh seed


Free Echelon Indonesia roadshows in Jakarta and Bandung

Before Echelon Indonesia in April, DailySocial and e27 are organising free roadshows in Jakarta and Bandung to give a taste of what to expect at Asia’s biggest tech startup conference Dubbed the social media capital of the world, Indonesia houses a strong startup ecosystem, powered by a population of 250 million and developing infrastructure for businesses.


[Indonesia] Game of Growth: Redux

Learn the secrets of growth hacking from leading experts of top local and global companies. Synopsis: Growth is a state of perpetual flux: either you prepare to evolve, or get ready to dissolve. With businesses closing shop left and right, how can you make sure your business rides the wave? Straight from our first successful Game


Talenta launches beta as it looks to US$1 million pre-Series A

Talenta’s immediate opportunity lies with the roughly 500,000 SMEs in Jakarta and the surrounding area Indonesian startup Talenta today launched the beta of its cloud-based human resources platform aimed at the country’s SMEs. The launch follows an undisclosed seed round in late 2014 from East Ventures and Grace Tahir of Mayapada Group that was in the ‘low hundreds


Vela Asia raises US$1.5M from Majuven in a Series A round

Indonesian e-commerce retail platform Vela Asia raises US $1.5 million Round was led by Singapore-based early- and growth-stage VC fund Majuven Capital will be used to grow to drive site growth and expand the​ ​technology E-commerce retail platform Vela Asia has raised US$1.5 million in an oversubscribed Series A round, led by Singapore early- and growth-stage VC fund Majuven. The funds

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Smashing the growth barriers for entrepreneurship in Indonesia

Regional qualifiers for Echelon’s Top 100 Startups will be held in 14 countries. Besides the qualifier, Indonesia will also host roadshows and the Echelon Indonesia conference Image Credit: Luke Ma / Flickr As the fourth-most populous country in the world with 250 million individuals across thousands of its islands, Indonesia is a land of opportunity.


[Indonesia] Growth Hacking Indonesia – User Experience

Interested to learn how to growth hack your startup’s user experience? Ketut Sulistyawati, Founder of Somia Customer Experience, will share her experience in growth hacking UX. Synopsis: This event will focus on User Experience best practices for startups. We have invited Ketut Sulistyawati, Founder and Principal Consultant of Somia Customer Experience, who will be sharing


Muslim fashion e-commerce startup HijUp raises capital

The Indonesia-based startup will be using the cash to accelerate local growth and expand into new markets Indonesia-based fashion e-commerce platform HijUp.com announced today that it has received an undisclosed amount of capital in a funding round. The round was led by Fenox VC and SkyStar Capital with participation from global investors including 500 Startups. According an


Officially launched in Indonesia, UberX is set at a low rate

With service started in Jakarta, UberX claims to be 35 per cent cheaper than Uber Black Today, Uber officially launched its latest service, UberX (UberRakyat) in Jakarta. This service is expected to be an alternative transportation to people who look for cheap yet convenient accommodation. Its rate is so low that it even is cheaper than taxi. Uber wishes

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adMingle launches in Singapore with plans to expand to SEA

Favourable business, infrastructural and manpower conditions in Singapore are the reasons the startup has chosen the city-state as its starting point Europe-based social media influencer network adMingle announced today that it has launched in Singapore, with plans to focus on expansion in the Southeast Asian region in 2015. The company shared with e27 that plans are

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[Indonesia] Growth Hacking Indonesia – User Acquisition

Learn how to growth hack user acquisition and develop growth hacks for your own startup with the help of experts at Growth Hacking Indonesia. Synopsis: We have invited Anna Rehermann, Founder of Growth Hacking Asia who will introduce the concept of growth hacking, how it is different from traditional online marketing, the mindset and processes


Myanmar and Indonesia top consumer confidence in Asia Pacific

While there were declines across all five key economic indicators, Asia Pacific markets remained optimistic overall, according to an industry survey Consumer confidence in Northeast Asian markets like Taiwan, Japan and Hong Kong fell sharply in the second half of 2014 versus the first half, according to a survey by the MasterCard Index of Consumer Confidence released last week. Meanwhile,