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    Uber and its rivals have six more months to deal with price caps and other limitations in Indonesia (Updated)

Uber and its rivals have six more months to deal with price caps and other limitations in Indonesia (Updated)

An Uber driver in Indonesia. Photo credit: Uber. Update July 5: Indonesia’s ministry of transportation has agreed to extend the “tolerance phase” for ride-hailing regulations by another 6 months, as

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    Edtech startup Ruangguru raises series B round led by UOB’s venture arm

Edtech startup Ruangguru raises series B round led by UOB’s venture arm

Iman Usman (L) and Belva Devara, co-founders of Ruangguru. Photo credit: Ruangguru. Indonesian edtech startup Ruangguru has just announced it completed its series B financing round. The lead investor is UOB

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    Uber and its rivals slapped with price caps and other limitations in Indonesia

Uber and its rivals slapped with price caps and other limitations in Indonesia

An Uber driver in Indonesia. Photo credit: Uber. As of July 1, major ride-hailing apps in Indonesia like Uber, Grab, and Go-Jek are facing new rules, which might affect the

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Alibaba spending $1b to boost Lazada stake to 83%

  Alibaba spending $1b to boost Lazada stake to 83%

Photo credit: Alibaba. Jack Ma’s Alibaba is hiking its stake in prominent Southeast Asian online retailer Lazada to 83 percent

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Even as Airbnb doubles down on China, Chinese unicorn Tujia widens the war to Asia

  Even as Airbnb doubles down on China, Chinese unicorn Tujia widens the war to Asia

Chinese tourist using Alipay in Japan’s Kansai International Airport. Photo credit: Ant Financial. Airbnb is doubling down on China this

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Ecommerce site Alfacart drops third-party sellers, returns to in-store product range

  Ecommerce site Alfacart drops third-party sellers, returns to in-store product range

Alfamart mini markets are ubiquitous in Indonesia. Photo credit: Sayamindu Dasgupta. Alfacart, the ecommerce endeavor of major Indonesian mini market

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New Jakarta co-working space links government with startups

  New Jakarta co-working space links government with startups

Photo credit: JSCHive. EV Hive and Jakarta’s Smart City program have launched a joint co-working space in the capital. It

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BookDoc adds Indonesia’s Hamami family to roster of high-profile investors

  BookDoc adds Indonesia’s Hamami family to roster of high-profile investors

BookDoc co-founder and CEO Dato Chevy Beh. BookDoc, a Malaysian health tech startup, today announced a strategic investment from Indonesia’s

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Ecommerce site Blibli acquires online travel agent Tiket

  Ecommerce site Blibli acquires online travel agent Tiket

Blibli announced the acquisition of Tiket at a joint event in Jakarta today. Photo credit: Blibli. Indonesian online travel agent

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