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    What would a mobile-first Indonesia in 2020 be like?

What would a mobile-first Indonesia in 2020 be like?

With over 66 million smartphone users, Indonesia is the largest smartphone market in Southeast Asia. 93 percent of their internet users access the internet from their smartphones, spending an average

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    Traveloka reveals $500m fundraise; Expedia, Sequoia, JD among new investors

Traveloka reveals $500m fundraise; Expedia, Sequoia, JD among new investors

A holiday home in Bali, Indonesia. Photo credit: Catriona Ward. Southeast Asia’s leading online travel company Traveloka has raised US$350 million from Expedia. The US giant will also collaborate with

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    What’s a mobile-first Indonesia in 2020 like?

What’s a mobile-first Indonesia in 2020 like?

With over 66 million smartphone users, Indonesia is the largest smartphone market in Southeast Asia. 93 percent of their internet users access the internet from their smartphones, spending an average

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Brief: Indonesian news portal Kumparan, founded by veteran journalists, raises funding

  Brief: Indonesian news portal Kumparan, founded by veteran journalists, raises funding

Indonesia’s tech-savvy youth is always connected. Photo credit: Seika. Jakarta-headquartered Kumparan is a collaborative media platform which combines online news

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Line is even losing users in 3 of its most important countries

  Line is even losing users in 3 of its most important countries

Line, the sticker-loving messaging app, is struggling to hold onto its users. The social network has just lost 4 million

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Alibaba said to lead $500m funding round for Indonesia’s Tokopedia

  Alibaba said to lead $500m funding round for Indonesia’s Tokopedia

William Tanuwijaya, co-founder and CEO of Tokopedia. Photo credit: Tech in Asia. Alibaba is supposedly in talks to make an

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Brief: Julo lands seed round led by Skystar Capital to help close financial inclusion gap

  Brief: Julo lands seed round led by Skystar Capital to help close financial inclusion gap

Julo co-founders (L-R): Victor Darmadi, Adrianus Hitjahubessy, Hans Sebastian. Photo credit: Julo. Jakarta-headquartered Julo is a personal loan app. You

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Expanding in Indonesia? You need to know where your data is stored

  Expanding in Indonesia? You need to know where your data is stored

Image credit: Pixabay. (This article was co-authored with Pearl Lee) The Indonesian government’s rigid regulations over managing data will impact

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Brief: Cashlez raises $2m to expand operations in Indonesia

  Brief: Cashlez raises $2m to expand operations in Indonesia

Mandiri Capital director Eddi Danusaputro (L) with Teddy Tee, co-founder and CEO of Cashlez. Jakarta-headquartered Cashlez is a mobile point-of-sale

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