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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Zocial Brings Thailand’s Social Media Monitoring Expertise to Indonesia, Ready to Compete with Country’s Finest

Thailand’s social media monitoring tool Zocial Inc today just announced its plan to expand to Indonesia through a partnership with media c...

  • June 12, 2013
  • at 9:34 pm
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Indosat Holds Mobile Apps Contest and Incubation Program in Indonesia with JKTFI

There is good potential of growth for mobile apps in Indonesia, and the future looks bright as both Indonesian telco Indosat and Jakarta Fou...

  • June 12, 2013
  • at 10:40 am
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FontPro Wants to Solve Two Common Typography Browsing Problems

While a lot of startups pay attention to more general problems to be solved with mobile apps or vertical e-commerce sites, this particular I...

  • June 10, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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How Tokopedia is Building Indonesia’s Taobao

Tokopedia has grown over the years to become one of the favorite C2C marketplace destinations for Indonesians to buy and sell. Founded in 20...

  • June 10, 2013
  • at 10:15 am
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Seed Forum: 10 Questions You Should Answer when Pitching to Investors

There are more funds than ever available for startups in Southeast Asia – and Indonesia in particular – right now, like the ones...

  • June 6, 2013
  • at 3:02 pm
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GEPI Sets Up Angel Investor Network in Indonesia with Female Entrepreneurs in Mind

Women entrepreneurs in Indonesia might want to pay attention to this news announced by Global Entrepreneurship Program Indonesia (GEPI) toda...

  • June 4, 2013
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RI1.tv Looks to Put the Social Buzz Into Indonesia’s Next Presidential Election

Recently, the election for Jakarta’s governor used social media in quite a few interesting ways. So some might say this is a good time for...

  • June 3, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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This New Game Combines Wayang Robot Battles with Indonesian Folklore

We’ve seen quite a few Indonesian-made games recently, and this mobile browser-based game made by Depok game developer Tanoshii Studio is ...

  • May 31, 2013
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Want to Practice Better Pitches? Seed Forum Holds Pitch Training in Jakarta Next Tuesday

While it’s a no-brainer that making good presentations and pitches is an essential skill to be mastered by any startups anywhere in the wo...

  • May 31, 2013
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Indonesia’s Tokopedia Raises Fresh Funds From Softbank Ventures Korea

Indonesia’s C2C marketplace Tokopedia has concluded a financing round led by Softbank Venture Korea with previous investors CyberAgent Ven...

  • June 12, 2013
  • at 11:03 am
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Smartfren Gets Aggressive, Offers Affordable Quad-Core Android Phones in Indonesia

Indonesian telco and handset manufacturer Smartfren has had a roller coaster year so far. On one end, their new set of smartphones are a bre...

  • June 11, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Date or Shag? Meet TristUp, Indonesia’s Bang With Friends

Bang With Friends, a social network for people to hook up with their Facebook friends, has gained both notoriety and popularity this year. I...

  • June 10, 2013
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Adi Kusma Shares Founding Story of Biznet and Urges Startups to be Their Own Chefs

The Indonesian startup scene is definitely one to follow in the coming years. Besides taking a look into the various startups popping up her...

  • June 7, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Property Marketplace UrbanIndo Raises Series A Round From GREE Ventures and IMJ Fenox

Indonesian online real estate marketplace UrbanIndo has concluded a series A financing round led by Japan-based GREE Ventures. IMJ Fenox, a ...

  • June 5, 2013
  • at 7:53 pm
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e27 Invests in DailySocial, Pushes Into Thailand with Hubba

This morning at e27’s Echelon conference, CEO and co-founder Mohan Belani announced that the company has made a strategic investment in In...

  • June 4, 2013
  • at 2:41 pm
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Hey You, Let’s Go Surf Up Some Ideas in Bali with Change Ventur.es This September

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy; and for you entrepreneurs, career breakers, freelancers, or even graduates out there looking for...

  • May 31, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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An Inside Look at CyberAgent Ventures’ Hunt for Indonesian Startups

As one of the most well known venture capitalists in Asia, CyberAgent Ventures (CAV) has put its money into quite a few companies around Asi...

  • May 31, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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ASEAN Economic Community is Coming, What Does it Mean for Asian Tech Startups?

“Do Indonesian startups have what it takes to face off against foreign companies?” I have stumbled on that question for some time now wh...

  • May 29, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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