Posts Tagged: Marketplace


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Tokopedia and new rival clash over battle for online merchants

“From my side, the unethical part is not stealing the [merchants] - the unethical part is luring our merchants with false information that...

  • March 4, 2014
  • at 5:00 pm
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Indonesian online marketplace startup Bukalapak surged in 2013, looks forward to 2014

Bukalapak, one of the biggest C2C marketplaces in the country, just revealed some data and progress that the company racked up in 2013.

  • January 8, 2014
  • at 1:30 pm
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It’s official: Ken and Andrew stepped down from CEO and CTO of Kaskus (UPDATED)

Two weeks ago Startup Asia Jakarta, Ken Dean Lawadinata and Andrew Darwis told us about their imminent departure as CEO and CTO of Indonesia...

  • December 4, 2013
  • at 2:38 pm
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Singaporean marketplace app Carousell snags $800K funding, sets sights on Malaysia and Indonesia

Singapore-based marketplace mobile app Carousell has successfully raised S$1 million ($800,000) seed funding led by Rakuten, with follow-on ...

  • November 13, 2013
  • at 10:59 pm
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eBay quietly arrives in Indonesia under the name Blanja

eBay and Telkom Indonesia quietly roll out their joint-venture project called Blanja.com.

  • November 11, 2013
  • at 1:07 pm
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Rocket Internet quietly rolls out e-commerce marketplace Lamido in Indonesia

Rocket Internet loves e-commerce businesses and now the team has quietly rolled out a C2C marketplace for Southeast Asia by the name of Lami...

  • November 5, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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With $550,000 in pocket, Zookal aims for a slice of Asia’s $12 billion education sector

Zookal, an Australia-based platform providing digital textbooks, course notes, online tutoring, and internship opportunities, has raised $55...

  • October 2, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Elance records 90% more jobs for Philippine freelancers this year

Online outsourcing platform Elance is growing … fast. It estimates the the freelance market will reach $5 billion by 2015. It notes that...

  • August 23, 2013
  • at 4:30 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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Zalora preps marketplace launch later this year, calls out for fashionable merchants

Rocket Internet’s fashion e-commerce site Zalora is announcing today that it’s going to roll out its open marketplace across Asia in...

  • January 15, 2014
  • at 11:15 am
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New mobile marketplace app Duriana raises $800,000 from Dealguru Holdings

Mobile marketplace app Duriana today announced that it has raised S$1 million ($800,000) from e-commerce group Dealguru (who is also the com...

  • December 11, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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Asia online money transaction ecosystem from the eye of a PayPal competitor

Payoneer is a leading provider of global payout solutions, offering a simple way for individuals or businesses to send money to other people...

  • November 18, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Elevenia, a joint venture marketplace between XL Axiata and SK Planet opens in Indonesia

Elevenia.co.id is a joint venture project between Indonesian telco XL Axiata and South Korean online and mobile service firm SK Planet.

  • November 13, 2013
  • at 5:20 pm
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Withlocals connects tourists with authentic local food, activities, and tours across Asia

Netherlands-based startup Withlocals is a peer-to-peer marketplace where local people offer home dining, tour experiences, and other local a...

  • November 7, 2013
  • at 7:30 pm
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Qoo10 Indonesia records 700,000 daily pageviews, embraces merchants in rural areas

Quite a few international e-commerce players reside in Indonesia, and today we will take a look at Korea-based Qoo10, which has been particu...

  • October 14, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Freelancer.com is in Thailand, wants 50K users by the end of the year

Top global outsourcing and crowdsourcing marketplace Freelancer launched in Thailand last week. This follows launches in the Phillipines, ...

  • September 13, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Carousell users get a new storefront with launch of SheShops Marketplace

Given that 70 percent of users of mobile commerce startup Carousell are female and fall within the 16 to 34-year-old range, the team saw a g...

  • August 20, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Kaskus Will Monetize With New Marketplace in 2019, Plans to Battle TokoBagus and Even eBay

The e-commerce battle in Indonesia is heating up, and today the country’s biggest online forum site Kaskus finally spoke out about what th...

  • June 27, 2013
  • at 4:06 pm
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