Posts Tagged: disdus

Cheatsheet of startup acquisitions in Southeast Asia

Here's a quick guide to the past exits that have happened in the region.

  • September 2, 2014
  • at 10:30 am
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Disdus co-founder: Whatever industry you’re in, you can be successful

Lamuda got two job offers: one on Wall Street in the US and one at McKinsey in Indonesia. Believing that there would be bigger opportunities...

  • March 14, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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Why Indonesia is an Upcoming Tech Market That Can’t be Ignored

Indonesia is awesome. Its capital city of Jakarta is one of the biggest social media users in the world. And a McKinsey report believes that...

  • March 15, 2013
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Groupon Indonesia’s Twitter Just Got Hacked and Hijacked

Well this is awkward – Indonesia’s Groupon Twitter account just got hacked. Formerly at @disdus, the page has now been hijacked and ...

  • October 4, 2012
  • at 2:04 pm
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DealKeren Officially Introduced as Part of Livingsocial

We reported yesterday on Livingsocial’s acquisition of Ensogo, the parent company of DealKeren, a popular group-buying site in Indon...

  • June 30, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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BREAKING: Groupon Acquires Indonesia’s Disdus

Update: Disdus was backed by East Ventures which is also the venture capital’s first exit. Congrats! Penn Olson’s Joshua Kevin r...

  • April 6, 2011
  • at 2:41 pm
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East Ventures Invests In Indonesia Daily Deal Site Disdus

Singapore-based venture fund, East Ventures has invested in Indonesian daily deal site,

  • December 28, 2010
  • at 3:08 am
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9 Indonesian E-Commerce Players: We’re All Doing Fine!

18 popular online shopping sites in Indonesia (2014 edition)

One of the sure things in Indonesia’s internet industry is the ample amount of ecommerce startups hanging around the corner.

  • April 15, 2014
  • at 2:45 pm
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Groupon Indonesia gets 500,000 daily visits, celebrates 3rd anniversary

Groupon Indonesia celebrates its third anniversary this September 1, and is holding its annual sales program called “99 Event.” In this ...

  • September 3, 2013
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Asia’s daily deals industry jumps the shark, but could see Rocky Balboa moment

Just like how the movie Rocky Balboa became a surprise hit in the face of doubts in 2006 -- 16 years after the disappointing last film -- As...

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 2:17 pm
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New Indonesian-based startup accelerator announced

A 100-day startup accelerator program called East Ventures Alpha will open for registration in August 2011. The first run will last from Sep...

  • August 4, 2011
  • at 12:57 pm
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Groupon Enters Indonesia With Acquisition Of East Ventures' Disdus

Back in Dec 2010, daily deal giant Groupon entered Asia with acquisitions of assets in Singapore, Philippines, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Today, ...

  • April 6, 2011
  • at 3:21 pm
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The Groupon Clones in Indonesia

Update: Groupon acquired Disdus. We confirmed it with Jason, co-founder of Disdus. Currently, Indonesia has 23 active Groupon clones. Here&#...

  • March 29, 2011
  • at 9:54 am
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