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



Facebook’s Big Push Onto Asia’s Feature Phones Nets 100 Million Users

Looks like the Asian Facebook population is united in how they want to access their Facebook accounts.

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 5:45 pm
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New API From Veritrans Ensures Payments Made Safely Within Merchants’ Site

Veritrans notified us that it rolled out a new feature called VT-Direct, which now lets merchants process credit card payments inside their ...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 4:45 pm
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Battling Against Naspers-Backed Sulit and TokoBagus, 701Search Looks to be Southeast Asia’s Largest Classifieds Player

Asia’s startup scene is growing fast, especially in its e-commerce sector. One of the major players spearheading that industry is product ...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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WeChat Launches For BB10, Ready With Support For Indonesian

As promised earlier this year, China-made messaging app WeChat has launched for BlackBerry 10. The new BB10 release brings some of WeChat...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 9:31 am
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iPhonesia is The Biggest iPhone Photography Community in Indonesia

Even with so many good mobile phones hitting the Indonesian market and showing off their high quality cameras, the iPhone still has its own ...

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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20 Indonesian-Made Android Games To Play During the Holiday

In case you are not going to make a good use of our Indonesian web and mobile travel startups list to arrange your Eid Al-Fitr holiday, you ...

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 5:53 pm
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Zalora Launches Android App, Says 25% of Revenue Comes from Mobile

Zalora rolls out its brand-new Android app today, and reveals that 25 percent of its revenue comes from mobile.

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 11:59 pm
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In Anticipation of Next Year’s Election, Indonesian Government Launches Online Voter Database

The Indonesian government has been embracing the internet as of late, and yesterday the General Elections Commission (KPU) put the temporary...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Rocket Internet Gets $500 Million Funding

Watch Out Asia, Rocket Internet Reveals It Raised $1.3 Billion So Far This Year

Germany’s startup dynamo that’s plotting world domination, Rocket Internet, has netted $500 million – yes, half a billion – ...

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 5:07 pm
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NusaTrip Claims to be the First Indonesian Travel Site to Offer Instant Online Booking Worldwide

The Indonesian travel industry is like a growing tree. With so many new players entering, we can only watch whether they will die off or gro...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 5:15 pm
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BlackBerry Now Has 15 Million Users in Indonesia

Yesterday Detik reported a few BlackBerry updates and data on the Indonesia market which includes numbers of local users and developers.

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 2:26 pm
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NoonSwoon Helps Singles in Thailand Meet Their Match Through Facebook Friends

“All the single ladies (and gents), now put your hands up!” Alright, not to go too crazy with Beyonce’s song but if you’re single an...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Thailand’s Ardent Capital Launches aCommerce, Aims To Break E-Commerce Bottleneck

Ardent Capital is once again making movement in the region. Back in May, Ardent promised to bring the launch of Ardent Labs’ first two com...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Struggling Nokia Sells Only 4.1M Phones in China in Q2, 20.2M Across Asia-Pacific

How low can Nokia go? Even lower, it seems. According to Nokia’s (HEL:NOK1V; NYSE:NOK) newly released Q2 2013 financials, Greater China an...

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 6:52 pm
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3 Gaming Studios Come Together to Launch a Very Quirky New iOS Game

Three game development studios from three different countries – US-based Gamenauts, Malaysia’s Nerdook Productions, and Indonesia’...

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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9 Top Web and Mobile Travel Startups in Indonesia

The holidays are approaching soon in Indonesia; Muslims are going to celebrate Eid Al-Fitr, on which they often travel to their relatives’...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Kucari is Earning $80,000 Revenue Per Month In Indonesia’s Less Crowded B2B E-Commerce Market

With the Indonesian C2C market crowded with big players like Kaskus, Tokobagus, Tokopedia and Rakuten, it may be rare for us to see it’s c...

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 6:13 pm
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5 Reasons Why There Is No Southeast Asia Kool Aid

So it seems we got us a little debate here on the topic of startups in Southeast Asia, so I’d like to add some fuel to the flame. Oliver S...

  • July 16, 2013
  • at 3:42 pm
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