Posts Tagged: Indosat

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Here’s how Indonesian telco Indosat is building the country’s startup ecosystem

By now, you may have heard about Jakarta’s Ideabox accelerator letting all eight of its second batch startup finalists into the program la...

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
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Indonesia’s Ideabox accelerator unveils 2nd batch of finalists, featuring transport apps and foodtech

On August 29, Sebastian Togelang and Andy Zain’s Ideabox accelerator in Jakarta (powered by local telco Indosat) announced its second roun...

  • September 1, 2014
  • at 4:15 pm
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Here are 17 emoney options Indonesians can use for shopping, travel, and ecommerce

The Bank of Indonesia defines electronic money as the kind of money that is stored on a system like a server or chip. They are used by consu...

  • June 25, 2014
  • at 11:05 am
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Indosat partners with Softbank to launch $50M fund in Indonesia

Indosat announced that it has joined forces with SoftBank to launch SB ISAT, a $50 million fund targeting Indonesian growth-stage startups.

  • May 23, 2014
  • at 9:18 pm
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8 digital book apps and platforms in Indonesia

Since everything seems to be going digital, people now can store objects that used to be physical in their mobile devices. They carry their ...

  • October 18, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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8 Indonesian startups graduating from Jakarta Founder Institute

Partnered with Indonesia’s telco Indosat, Jakarta Founder Institute (JFI) held a graduation party for its third batch of startups yesterda...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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4 interesting startups at Tech in Asia Malang meetup

Our last stop for the seven-cities road trip is Malang, which is famous for its human resources on web development. We also felt the enthusi...

  • September 16, 2013
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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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Facilitating Communication During the Jakarta Floods

Communication is an essential part of our daily lives, and it’s even more essential during times of crisis such as the recent floods here ...

  • January 21, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Ideabox accelerator accepts all 8 startups, replaces Hartaku with Eatzify

The Ideabox accelerator program (co-organized by Indonesian telco Indosat, venture capital firm Mountain SEA Ventures, and communications co...

  • September 15, 2014
  • at 1:32 pm
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This startup is solving Indonesia’s mobile payments problem, bypassing banks altogether

Indonesia is a country where 12.5 percent of the population lives below the poverty line and nearly one third of locals don’t have access ...

  • July 8, 2014
  • at 5:49 pm
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Here are the 4 graduate startups from Indosat’s first ever Ideabox

Telcos in Indonesia are starting to support the tech startup ecosystem, and that’s great. The recent one unveiling its progress is Indosat...

  • June 9, 2014
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10 highlights of Indonesia’s tech industry in 2013

Let’s look back at what the Indonesian tech industry went through last year. It’s not just a history lesson, as it also points the way f...

  • January 17, 2014
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With the acquisition of Axis, how will Indonesia’s telco landscape change?

Yesterday, a huge acquisition happened in Indonesia’s telco industry: third-placed XL Axiata (EXCL:Indonesia) bought fifth-placed Axis for...

  • September 27, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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Indonesia’s Telco Indosat to open accelerator program Ideabox next month

During the third batch graduation at the Jakarta Founders Institute, host telco Indosat also gave a tease about the company’s upcoming acc...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Indonesian Telcom IM2’s Former Managing Director Sentenced to Four Years in Prison

Indonesian Telcom IM2’s Former Managing Director Sentenced to Four Years in Prison

The former managing director of PT Indosat Mega Media (IM2) Indar Atmanto was sentenced to four years in prison and fined IDR 200 million ($...

  • July 9, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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An Indonesian Telco Develops Chat App to Battle Against WhatsApp, Line, and the Rest

A few months ago we reported that the Indonesian telcos were planning to build a chat app platform together to battle the aggresively expand...

  • May 8, 2013
  • at 2:15 pm
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iPhone 5 Launches in Indonesia, Met With Queues and Contests

The iPhone 5 is finally launched today in Indonesia. Now, the phone can be ordered nationwide through its three carrier partners, Telkomsel,...

  • December 14, 2012
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