Posts Tagged: startups


With strong mobile presence, claims it’s the leading Indonesian property portal in 2013

With the end of 2013 in front of our eyes,, an Indonesian online property portal, reveals its stats for the outgoing year. Rumah, ...

  • December 27, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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40 must-read Asian founder stories in 2013

In this year-end review, we have consolidated some of our must-read founder stories for 2013 in one single page. I’m pretty sure you will ...

  • December 25, 2013
  • at 2:08 pm
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Indonesia’s PriceArea gets over 12 million visits this year, launches promo aggregator

The product search engine and price comparison battle is one to look out for next year in Indonesia. There are a number of players vying for...

  • December 20, 2013
  • at 1:42 pm
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Sulit and OLX: two top Philippine online classifieds sites merge, currently the Philippines’ leading online classified ads platform has announced its merger with the Philippine arm of OLX...

  • December 17, 2013
  • at 10:36 am
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Lenddo CEO says building a startup isn’t easy but passion is key

After starting operations in the Philippines in 2011, Lenddo, an online platform that promotes creditworthiness through social reputation,...

  • December 13, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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With celebrity support, Setipe wants to modernize Indonesia’s dating scene

Setipe, arguably the first online matchmaking site in Indonesia that uses an algorithm to hook up two individuals.

  • December 12, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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7 startups in Indonesia that help you compare prices online

Indonesia has seen its share of new startups popping up in 2013, with one of the hottest categories being price comparison search engines.

  • December 10, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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23 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week.

  • December 8, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Berrybenka wants to be the ASOS of Indonesia, talks about recent investment

Berrybenka president director Jason Lamuda reveals that they want to be the number one go-to fashion e-commerce platform in Indonesia, simil...

  • December 6, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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4 Philippine startups that successfully raised funds in 2013

Last year, Tech in Asia noted how accelerators have increased their presence in Asia. But this year has been special for a different reason:...

  • December 27, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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3 reasons why CyberAgent Ventures invested in TouchTen

TouchTen just sent an official statement that it has completed its Series B financing round led by Japanese investor CyberAgent Ventures. Th...

  • December 24, 2013
  • at 2:20 am
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AirHelp gets disappointed passengers their money back from airlines

We’ve not seen many startups venture into the area of consumer rights, but here’s one we’ve discovered. It’s a useful site that peop...

  • December 17, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Think before you throw: share used stuff at Re-Store Project

One of the underlying problems in the Philippines is a lack of efficient waste management. People often throw away things that could still b...

  • December 16, 2013
  • at 9:06 pm
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F-commerce enabler Tack This expands to Philippines with integration on KimStore

After selling gadgets on Facebook for over seven years, facebook-commerce page KimStore has now tapped the services of Singapore-based sta...

  • December 12, 2013
  • at 7:30 pm
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Indonesia’s Telunjuk on course to 1 million monthly visitors

Indonesia’s price comparison site Telunjuk is revealing today that the site now records close to one million unique visitors per month. To...

  • December 11, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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17 food apps and startups in Indonesia

Update: We added one more food startup that we found in Indonesia Considering taking your family and friends to a fine restaurant, need to o...

  • December 10, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Customized shoe e-commerce platform goes live, starting to attract customers

In our recent Startup Arena competition at Startup Asia Jakarta 2013, Asian startup Project Shoe pitched its shoe e-commerce platform ...

  • December 6, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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Philippine incubator Ideaspace calls for aspiring startups across Southeast Asia

Early this year Philippine incubator Ideaspace Foundation provided 10 tech startups with a six-month incubation period and awarded them with...

  • December 5, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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