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


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Rocket Internet’s OfficeFab bites the dust in Southeast Asia, diverts money to India’s OfficeYes

Update (2 July): Funds from OfficeFab will be diverted to the India online store because it recorded the most revenue out of all similar ope...

  • June 30, 2013
  • at 1:36 pm
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Battling Against Rocket Internet’s Lazada, Bhinneka Wants to be Indonesia’s Amazon

Indonesian homegrown B2C e-commerce site Bhinneka recently celebrated its 14th anniversary. The company has consistently made its presence f...

  • June 27, 2013
  • at 8:07 pm
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Bobobobo: After A Quiet Launch, Indonesia Now Has a New Luxury E-Shopping and Travel Site

The specialist e-commerce market in Indonesia is on the rise, and recently it has seen the arrival of a luxury e-commerce venture created by...

  • June 27, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Is Facebook Ruining Southeast Asia’s Potential For Social Media?

Is Facebook Ruining Southeast Asia’s Potential For Social Media?

Southeast Asia's got over 140 million Facebook users, and they ain't leaving anytime soon.

  • June 25, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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GiftCard Plans to Centralize Indonesia’s Gift Vouchers into One System

GiftCard.co.id offers physical gift cards which can be used in multiple stores. The startup recently launched its newest product TaDa! What ...

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 9:07 pm
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With 64 Million Monthly Facebook Users in Indonesia, Is it Opening an Office Soon?

Indonesia has been in the top five countries in terms of Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) users for quite a while, and we’ve been hearing rumors that ...

  • June 19, 2013
  • at 4:09 pm
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CyberAgent Ventures Opens Registration for Monthly Sharing Sessions in Indonesia

CyberAgent Ventures Indonesia plans to hold regular sharing sessions in Indonesia to talk about various business case studies in specific se...

  • June 18, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Indonesian E-Payment Gateway Doku Records $1.1 Billion in Transactions in 6 Years

One of the keys to a strong e-commerce infrastructure in any country is its online payment system. One of Indonesia’s biggest players in t...

  • June 14, 2013
  • at 4:35 pm
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Quad-Core Android Phones Get Cheaper in Indonesia with Mito Joining the Fray

The battle inside Indonesia’s local mobile phone brands is heating up now, offering users phones with better specifications at ever more a...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Daniel Tumiwa Shares His Story and Lessons Learned at Multiply

Multiply’s former Indonesia country manager Daniel Tumiwa held a sharing session yesterday to share what he learned during his tenure at M...

  • June 28, 2013
  • at 4:35 pm
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Kaskus Will Monetize With New Marketplace in 2019, Plans to Battle TokoBagus and Even eBay

The e-commerce battle in Indonesia is heating up, and today the country’s biggest online forum site Kaskus finally spoke out about what th...

  • June 27, 2013
  • at 4:06 pm
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Stockbit, a Social Network for Indonesian Traders

Vertical social networks, which connect people with similar interests, are gaining a lot of attention nowadays in Indonesia. One example is ...

  • June 27, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Startup Weekend Is Coming to Jakarta in 2 Weeks Time

Startup Weekend, which will be held from July 5th to 7th, will gather aspiring entrepreneurs to collaborate together and build their startup...

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 6:03 pm
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Lazada Raises $100 Million, Now Has Nearly a Quarter of a Billion Dollars to Grow E-Commerce Empire

Lazada’s $100 million round today – this is the fifth official major injection of capital – comes courtesy of existing investors Holtz...

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Earning Money From Indonesia’s Photo App: Picmix Shares User Breakdown and Will Soon Launch API

We received an update regarding what is arguably Indonesia’s biggest social photo sharing app Picmix today. The app now hit the 11 million...

  • June 18, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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Product Search Engine Telunjuk Secures Funding from Japan’s Venture Republic in Bid to Win the Indonesian Market

Today, Indonesian price comparison site Telunjuk announced that it has received seed funding from Japan-based Venture Republic. The Telunjuk...

  • June 17, 2013
  • at 12:22 pm
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SI Camp Asia Now Seeking Ideas for Civic Startups, Visits 7 Countries This Summer

We’re a big fan of civic-minded startups here at TechinAsia, though we don’t find that many of them. Thankfully a lot more will be bloss...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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Tokobagus Co-founder Remco Lupker Show Offs His New Venture, Ambient Indonesia

Tokobagus Co-founder Remco Lupker Show Offs His New Venture, Ambient Indonesia

Remco’s personal target is to make video ad network, Ambient Indonesia, the local market leader within six to twelve months.

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 10:58 am
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