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Indonesia finance minister confirms tax deal with Google for 2016

In Indonesia, Google allegedly has avoided tax payments for five years and could face a US$400 million bill for 2015 alone 

Wavemaker Partners is closing US$50M fund as Tim Draper shifts focus from China to Indonesia

In Southeast Asia, Wavemaker Partners have exited five companies in the past two years 

Opinion: No one owns public space, and no one should own how to navigate it

What The West Wing can teach us about data privacy, among other things 

Google launches 4th batch of Launchpad Accelerator, brings in African and European startups

This time, the Launchpad Accelerator curriculum will also include machine learning and AI 

Google Indonesia reveals rising credit card application, rice cooker searches during Ramadan

Based on their Ramadan Insights 2016, Google Indonesia also reveals what online businesses can do to benefit from the country's biggest holiday 

My life’s biggest “here goes nothing” moment

Handing in the Google badge for the chance to change education 

What are the latest trends in mobile payments?

Things are moving so swiftly that it’s often challenging to keep up, but here are a few of the latest trends in mobile payments 

[Discussion] It is raining Alibaba and Tencent news in SEA, but is it nourishment or acid rain?

We embrace the Googles of the world, so why are people concerned when Tencent comes knocking? 

From real estate tours to wedding organisation, this entrepreneur leverages 360-degree tech to showcase locations and venues

Milo Timbol has used 360-degree visual tours in different applications like real estate, travel and tourism, and now weddings 

Media Prima Digital set to buy Catcha Group's REV Asia for US$24M, becomes largest Malaysian digital media company

REV Asia is partly owned by Youth Asia, meaning this deal involved three of Malaysia's biggest names in Patrick Grove, Khailee Ng and Joel Noeh