Posts Tagged: XL Axiata


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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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4 alternative Android app stores in Indonesia

Many players are looking to launch their own Android app stores in order to feed download-hungry users in Indonesia.

  • May 23, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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Telcos join forces to launch Indonesia’s newest e-commerce marketplace

One key difference between Elevenia and the other marketplace sites is that Elevenia, while free-to-list, takes commission from its merchant...

  • March 4, 2014
  • at 12:00 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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XL Dekat lets you keep track of your loved ones in real time

The telco scene in Indonesia is definitely one to look out for, as each seems to have stepped away from the usual price war to making new pr...

  • October 1, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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Malaysia's Axiata boosts Indonesia business with $865 million acquisition of AXIS

Malaysia’s Axiata boosts Indonesia business with $865 million acquisition of AXIS

Malaysian telco Axiata (MYX:6888) is expanding its business in Indonesia today with the acquisition of Jakarta-based AXIS for $865 million. ...

  • September 26, 2013
  • at 2:54 pm
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Asia Is The World Leader In SMS Innovation: Here Are 8 Great Examples

There's so much talk about the latest mobile apps these days and that's caused us to ignore a very important and innovative space that Asia ...

  • July 12, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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KakaoTalk Records 288% Indonesian User Growth and Looks to Embrace Local Communities

Today, Korea-based messaging app KakaoTalk held a press conference event called “Media Play Day.” Besides the usual information load dur...

  • February 27, 2013
  • at 9:30 pm
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Kotagames and XL to Hold Gamehack Challenge in March

As part of the XL Developer Network program that the Indonesian telco announced a couple of weeks ago, gaming platform Kotagames will also h...

  • January 23, 2013
  • at 11:40 am
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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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XL Axiata launches an Android app store

Indonesian telco XL Axiata has been planning to launch its own app store for some time, and today it is revealed to be Gudang App (which mea...

  • March 14, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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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
  • at 4:30 pm
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In Indonesia, feature phones can use Line stickers in SMS

Starting this month, XL Axiata subscribers - about 54 million people - can now use Line stickers on SMS without any need to sign up for Line...

  • November 7, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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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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XL Axiata Loves Emoticons, Launches Indonesia’s First Stickers for SMS

Thanks to the growing popularity of social messaging apps like Line and KakaoTalk, the days where people are content in just using simple te...

  • July 5, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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Blackberry 10 Likely Coming to Indonesia in March

(Updated on February 27th: Blackberry Indonesia has confirmed that the Blackberry Z10 will arrive here on March 4th.) While the Blackberry 1...

  • January 30, 2013
  • at 1:56 pm
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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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