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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Pitch and battle for $10,000 at Startup Arena Jakarta

Regular readers might have spotted that the next Startup Asia conference will be held in Jakarta on November 21 and 22. In every Startup Asi...

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 9:58 am
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Hey Indonesia: Tech In Asia is coming to you!

All you enthusiastic Indonesian developers and startups, buckle up, because we will be coming for you this year! In two weeks time, the Tech...

  • August 14, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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Why is 4G adoption in Asia’s emerging markets still so slow?

As of last year, 63 percent of telcos across all Asian countries had rolled out or were developing 4G mobile data services. This proves th...

  • August 14, 2013
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How much money can you get for making 6-second Vine videos for brands?

Mobile video app Vine is quite popular worldwide, surpassing 13 million users a couple of months ago. While most people simply love playing ...

  • August 13, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Why Martin Hartono is gung ho about Indonesia’s internet industry

Martin Hartono (pictured), son of one of the richest men in Indonesia – Robert Budi Hartono, who owns Djarum and Bank Central Asia – is ...

  • August 12, 2013
  • at 4:28 pm
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As 4 Summoned Over Coup Rumors on Facebook, Is Thailand Stepping Back From Democracy?

There are reports that the Thai government is threatening to jail people for posting or even “liking” posts on Facebook that spread rumo...

  • August 7, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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New laws to watch out for if you’re running a tech company in Southeast Asia

Updated: 16 August Southeast Asia has diverse markets and legal jurisdictions. So, if you’re running an internet company in the region...

  • August 6, 2013
  • at 9:05 pm
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Danger looming large in Indonesia’s new e-commerce law?

By Remco Lupker, founder and president director at PT Ambient Digital Indonesia. A version of this article was first published on his blog. ...

  • August 6, 2013
  • at 4:37 pm
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Free Medical Consultation Straight From Home with Indonesia’s TipsDokter

Feeling like you really need help but are too lazy to go to a hospital for a check-up? Or maybe you’re too busy to go? Carrying the taglin...

  • August 5, 2013
  • at 9:25 pm
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Asiasoft brings Phantasy Star Online 2 to six Southeast Asian countries in 2014

Asiasoft brings Phantasy Star Online 2 to Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia and the Philippines in 2014.

  • August 14, 2013
  • at 10:00 pm
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Lazada taps more small businesses in Southeast Asia, rolls out marketplace platform

Earlier, Rocket Internet’s Lazada CEO Maximilian Bittner, mentioned how he sees the Southeast Asian market as a “high single-digit bill...

  • August 14, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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5 Rocket Internet graduates link their expertise with these 2 startups

German web business dynamo Rocket Internet has been making its mark quite strongly in the Indonesian market. Not only have we seen the compa...

  • August 14, 2013
  • at 12:02 pm
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5 mobile apps in Asia that give users access to cheap flights

Asian consumers are now trusting online booking as a means to purchase transportation tickets and hotel accommodation. Attesting to this is ...

  • August 12, 2013
  • at 9:30 pm
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Indonesian game Ramen Chain is a hit in Asia with delicious gameplay

A few days ago we wrote about Fun Toilet Games: Panda Adventures from Indonesian game studio Touchten. But another fun game from TouchTen ca...

  • August 9, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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New Incubator and Community Space in Jakarta is Still Nameless, Wants You to Name It

GEPI and Ciputra are working together to build a 520 square meter startup community and incubator space in Jakarta and you get to decide the...

  • August 7, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Toilet Time Is Not So Boring With ‘Fun Toilet Games: Panda Adventures’

Indonesian-made game Fun Toilet Games: Panda Adventure was released last Friday by Touchten. Do you know when is the best time to play this ...

  • August 6, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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Singapore’s Mig33 looks to smartphone era, rebrands as microblogging platform

It’s been a while since we last heard about Mig33, a social network for feature phones based in Singapore. The company is revealing today ...

  • August 6, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Indonesia’s Train Ticket Scalpers Exploit Online Booking System

With the Lebaran holiday starting today in Indonesia, people looking to take a train home are facing a common problem at this time of year: ...

  • August 5, 2013
  • at 1:04 pm
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