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
Experienced VC Adrian Li highlights the differences between barriers and friction points in Indonesia’s ecommerce space.
The site's founder says Orori has more than 20,000 unique items for sale, and users can now virtually design their own wedding rings.
Twitter’s office in Jakarta is now officially opened. CEO Dick Costolo and country head Rick Mulia shed light onto the strategy behind Twitter’s move.
Wheel Line aims to compete with the likes of Go-Jek and HandyMantis in Indonesia’s motorcycle delivery space.
The Indonesia-based site launched in Jakarta earlier this week, and already has 5,000 participating hotels throughout Asia Pacific.
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Indonesia’s startup scene is a teenager. The future is bright, epic valuations haven’t yet blossomed. That’s why now is the perfect time for angels to swoop in.
Koto is the first Indonesian to become a mentor in the Shanghai program, and hopes the new position can connect more Indonesian startups to Chinaccelerator.
With the growing demand for 4G connectivity, and the word ‘smart city’ becoming a buzz, local telcos are ramping up infrastructure efforts in Indonesia.
Failing to move on from pen-and-paper can limit the growth of small businesses. Pawoon’s point of sale application could be the entry point to use technology.
Rocket Internet’s Amazon-esque Lazada saw more than US$350 million in consumer purchases in 2014.
Indonesia’s technology minister is focusing on growing local ecommerce and mobile phone technology. But what about censorship and privacy?
A list of smartphone producers that have a foothold in the Indonesian market and may stand to gain from the archipelago’s incoming regulation on 4G handsets.
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Yozma's grand plan for Asia will involve a campus, an accelerator, and a fund.