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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The state of Bitcoin in Southeast Asia

A look in how Bitcoin is doing in each market, save for Singapore.

  • May 13, 2014
  • at 9:01 am
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To stop so many students dropping out of high school, Indonesia will let kids study online instead

The objective of this new program is to try stop so many teenagers dropping out of Indonesia’s upper high school system. Over five million...

  • May 9, 2014
  • at 6:51 pm
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This startup is disrupting the jewelry industry in Indonesia

Currently Orori sells various jewelry products including wedding rings and pendants. You can also buy diamonds, gold bars, and gift packages...

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 8:07 pm
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AbraResto hits 1.2 million monthly page-views, adds food listings for Bandung

AbraResto, Indonesia’s online food directory, announces today that it has expanded its service to Bandung.

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 12:37 pm
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Need a house to live in? Here are 6 property marketplaces in Indonesia to jumpstart your search

In recent years, the real estate market in Indonesia has boomed rapidly, especially in big cities like Jakarta. A survey by The Urban Land I...

  • May 5, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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Bukalapak CEO: Start early, fail more

Achmad Zaky grew up wanting to having a good job with a large salary. He lived as a child in the small city of Solo in Indonesia, where his ...

  • May 2, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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UC Browser woos Indonesia, sees market share double to 11%

UC Browser now claims it’s Indonesia’s third most popular mobile web browser, after Opera and Android’s default browser.

  • April 29, 2014
  • at 6:05 pm
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8 Indonesian-made Android apps that you need to try

Indonesia has always been a country well-known for its large population of mobile users, the majority of which are on Android users. However...

  • April 29, 2014
  • at 1:10 pm
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Rocket Internet and Qatar’s Ooredoo team up to create an ecommerce empire in Asia

The two companies will join forces to create Asia Internet Holding, which will cover Pakistan, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indon...

  • April 23, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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Here are 5 websites to help you find your dream car in Indonesia

In this thriving market, there are a lot of marketplace options that you can find on the web. Below, Tech in Asia has listed five o...

  • May 12, 2014
  • at 2:30 pm
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Lovebirds, meet Weddingku, Indonesia’s biggest online wedding directory

Covering a wedding planner, online directory, forum, and ecommerce, Weddingku is looking to be a one-stop solution for all wedding ceremonie...

  • May 7, 2014
  • at 10:19 am
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Beauty boxes, a once great ecommerce trend in Asia, has unraveled

Beauty boxes may have stagnated, but the story may have just begun for subscription commerce.

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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Logistics-as-a-service startup raises money to deliver across Asia

Logistics is a living nightmare for many companies going into ecommerce. Anchanto makes it easier.

  • May 5, 2014
  • at 11:55 pm
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Yello Mobile acquires Indonesian price comparison site PriceArea

Today, Indonesian price comparison PriceArea 1 site confirmed that it has been acquired by Seoul-based Yello Mobile for an undisclosed sum. ...

  • May 5, 2014
  • at 6:45 am
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Want new games to download? Here’s 8 Indonesian mobile game developers to watch

It is estimated that 30 million (almost half) of Indonesia’s internet users are teenagers. They’d definitely love to find more new games...

  • May 2, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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Jakarta government held its first hackathon, here are the winners

The participants chose to develop an app using either Jakarta’s annual budget information for 2014 or the city’s public transportation r...

  • April 29, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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Blackberry’s mobile payment system misses 2013 targets, may go cross-platform

Remember BBM Money? It is a payment system in BlackBerry phones which allows users to transfer cash as well as pay electricity, mobile phone...

  • April 29, 2014
  • at 12:45 pm
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Xiaomi set to expand into 10 more countries this year, including India, Indonesia, and Brazil

Chinese phone-maker Xiaomi will enter no less than 10 countries this year: Malaysia, Indonesia, India, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, R...

  • April 23, 2014
  • at 3:44 pm
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