Posts Tagged: Indonesia

Indonesia is a tricky market. Though it has immense potential growth over the next decade, the country is comprised of over 10,000 islands, with diverse languages and cultures in many different areas, so reaching out to these people has its own sets of challenges. The tech infrastructure is still growing, too. But where many might see a hindrance at first glance can turn out to be opportunities for savvy players



LivingSocial Indonesia partners with Indonesian airline, offers tour package to Singapore, Thailand, and Malaysia

After launching its flight booking engine a while ago, daily deals site LivingSocial Indonesia is rolling out a new partnership with Indones...

  • September 27, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Sibejoo bridges technology with education by providing free online lessons for Indonesian students

In Indonesia, many startups do their part to help improve the country’s education quality. Some of them have created networking platforms ...

  • September 25, 2013
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Indonesia’s IndoTrading reaches 3,000 members, tries to keep innovating

Indonesia’s enterprise marketplace website IndoTrading is revealing a few interesting stats about its progress. The company, which was lau...

  • September 25, 2013
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2 Japanese companies launched affiliate platforms in Indonesia in the last 2 weeks. Why?

(Update: we added some responses by both Adways Indonesia and Interspace Indonesia) Within the span of just two weeks, two Japan-based compa...

  • September 24, 2013
  • at 3:15 pm
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Xenom, the prodigal son of Indonesia’s PC gaming scene

Indonesia’s sudden spike in the PC gaming scene peaked with Xenom’s appearance in the country’s gaming notebook market at a recent pre...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Indonesia’s Telco Indosat to open accelerator program Ideabox next month

During the third batch graduation at the Jakarta Founders Institute, host telco Indosat also gave a tease about the company’s upcoming acc...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Fired TheMobileGamer staff voice grievances online, CEO Alvin Yap responds

Update: Elaboration from Vichi Lestari about Indonesian labor law and whether companies are obliged to follow it. Singapore startup TheMobil...

  • September 18, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Celebrating its first anniversary, Pulsk aims to tackle Pinterest in Indonesia

Indonesian social content platform Pulsk is revealing a few interesting stats about its progress. The Pinterest-like site, which was launche...

  • September 18, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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‘Infectonator: Hot Chase’ is infectious in every sense of the word

Infectonator: Hot Chase has made our Indonesian team crazy with its addictive yet simple gameplay. Indonesian indie game developer Toge Prod...

  • September 17, 2013
  • at 9:30 pm
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Malaysia's Axiata boosts Indonesia business with $865 million acquisition of AXIS

Malaysia’s Axiata boosts Indonesia business with $865 million acquisition of AXIS

Malaysian telco Axiata (MYX:6888) is expanding its business in Indonesia today with the acquisition of Jakarta-based AXIS for $865 million. ...

  • September 26, 2013
  • at 2:54 pm
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KitaBisa is Indonesia’s Kickstarter for social causes

Indonesia’s crowdfunding sites are in an okay state – it’s not awesome, nor is it that bad. While there aren’t a lot of new proj...

  • September 25, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Where to go? Find the best spots in Jakarta with JKTGO

To be the best, simplest, and fastest city directory for Jakarta citizens: that’s the goal of JKTGO, a brand new online directory for Jaka...

  • September 24, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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58 days away from Startup Asia Jakarta, where are we now?

On November 21 and 22 (just less than 60 days away!), we are organizing our annual Startup Asia Jakarta conference. Last year we had a great...

  • September 24, 2013
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8 Indonesian startups graduating from Jakarta Founder Institute

Partnered with Indonesia’s telco Indosat, Jakarta Founder Institute (JFI) held a graduation party for its third batch of startups yesterda...

  • September 19, 2013
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IAHGames to launch new mobile role playing game by Daylight Studios

IAHGames partners with Daylight Studios to launch a mobile RPG for iOS — Conquest Age.

  • September 18, 2013
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Qihoo to expand to Southeast Asia with plans to set up a R&D center

Chinese internet company Qihoo (NYSE:QIHU), which provides a range of services from search to anti-virus products, has plans to enter Southe...

  • September 18, 2013
  • at 5:27 pm
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Let’s see what Square Enix Smileworks is working on in Indonesia

We recently wrote about Square Enix coming to Indonesia, and now we can see what it’s working on. Square Enix has permanently settled...

  • September 18, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Office and service provider vOffice widens its Asian scope, lands in the Philippines

Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises make up 99.6 percent of all businesses in the Philippines. Keen to tap into this huge number of sm...

  • September 17, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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