Indonesian social commerce platform KASKUS makes strategic investment in ProPS

Kaskus CEO On Lee said that he believes ProPS tech will help complement the platform's advertising technology 

Indonesian e-commerce startup Bukalapak raises funding, claims to be a unicorn

Bukalapak CEO Achmad Zaky declined to share the identity of the investors and the figures of the investment, but he claimed it has put the startup into unicorn status 

5-minute catch up: Top stories for November 16

Busy day, huh? We don't want you to miss out so here's a quick rundown of today's stories. 

Budget hotels aggregator RedDoorz to invest US$10M for expansion in Indonesia

Over the next 12 months, RedDoorz will expand into nine news cities in Indonesia, in addition to scaling operations in seven cities it is currently operating in 

5-minute catch up: Top stories for November 15

We'll get you updated on the tech scene today. 

iCar Asia raises US$19.3M to foray into auto finance, insurance, warranty services

iCar operates Carlist.my and LiveLifeDrive.com in Malaysia; Mobil123.com and Otospirit.com in Indonesia; and One2Car.com, Autospinn.com and Thaicar.com in Thailand 

Optimisation is the way to energy efficiency, but the key issue is awareness

Barghest Building Performance makes optimisation the first step to sustainability. 

Indonesian smart city platform Qlue raises funding from GDP Venture

Previously, Qlue raised more than US$1 million Series A funding round by Prasetia Dwidharma and Juvisk 

Lazada taught me that no objective is too big: Alodokter Founder Nathanael Faibis

According to Faibis, building a strong team should be every entrepreneur's main focus; the amount of work one can do is limited, but with a great team everything is possible 

Indonesian healthcare information platform Alodokter lands US$9M from SoftBank, Golden Gate Ventures, FengHe

Alodokter is developing a fully-integrated healthcare ecosystem, where patients can manage their lifestyle, chat with doctors, handle their medical records, and book offline medical services