KASKUS makes strategic investment into digital legal service KontrakHukum

KASKUS aims to provide support to content creators, small online business owners on its platform through this investment 

Foody ceases business in Indonesia, hands over operations to PergiKuliner

Foody claimed that it has failed to monetise in Indonesia, shifting its focus back into Vietnam 

Indonesian smart fishery platform eFishery raises US$4M funding round

Already available in 16 provinces in Indonesia, eFishery has started running pilot projects in Bangladesh, Thailand, and Vietnam 

Indonesia's AwanTunai raises US$4.3M to develop microloan platform

The round was led by Insignia Venture Partners & AMTD Group 

Go-Jek teams up with DBS to support its Singapore expansion

The partnership will focus on the payments sector as Go-Jek prepares for its debut in Singapore 

Blockchain-based arcade PlayGame closes ICO at 600 million PXG, now fast-tracks its business

PlayGame.com has reached its funding target on Initial Coin Offering (ICO) with its PXG token on the Tokenomy platform that ended on October 23, 2018 

Happened in Indonesia: KASKUS introduces podcast, COCOWORK launches CoHive

COCOWORK and KASKUS are just some of the Indonesia-based companies with exciting announcements this week 

Singaporean Pundi X works with HARA to bring blockchain to farming

The developer of blockchain-based technology from Singapore has joined hand with Indonesian agritech startup HARA to bring financial inclusion in farming 

DailySocial moves forward with launch of Hybrid, an Indonesian e-sports news platform

Besides the e-sports news platform, Indonesia-based DailySocial is also set to launch an automated incubation platform for corporations to widen their SMEs reach 

Eco heroes: Meet the 8 startups participating in the Make-IT Asia Ideation Challenge

The Make-IT in Asia Ideation Challenge includes startups from Indonesia, the Philippines, and Myanmar in their participant list