Author: Masyitha Baziad

Indonesia’s big 3 telcos look to win big from data
Telkom Indonesia, Indosat Ooredoo, and XL Axiata, will focus on improving network quality and offering attractive data plans for mobile-first customers.
New player Kravasia to push Indonesia’s Batik, Tenun craft
Hoping its niche focus will help it be successful, Kravasia.com throws its hat into Indonesia’s e-commerce ring.  
KakiTangan raises RM1mil from pitchIN in record time of less than 24 hours
Coastal Hectare Sdn Bhd, which runs KakiTangan.com just raised RM1 mil on PitchIn in less than 24-hours, giving a huge boost to ECF as a viable funding platform for other startups. 
UangTeman secures seven-figure Pre-Series A
PT Digital Alpha Indonesia secures Pre-Series A funding round from a large South-East Asian banking group.
Battle royale for Indonesia, experts predict
With the Indonesian ride-hailing market projected to be worth US$15 bil, expect an all out fight to win.
Indonesia’s Traveloka begins South-East Asian voyage
Indonesia'sTraveloka has begun to venture into other South-East Asian (SEA) countries this year with the opening of regional offices in Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, the Philippines and Vietnam.  
With US$1.5mil, Jojonomic ramps up for SEA expansion
Mobile reimbursement platform Jojonomic raises US$1.5 million Series A round led by Maloekoe Ventures, with participation from Golden Gate Ventures, Fenox Venture Capital, and East Ventures.  
Astra Mitra Ventura sets US$11.4mil target to fund SMEs, startups this year
Venture capital provider is targeting to disburse up to US$11.4 million to mainly fund SMEs whose core business relates to automotive manufacturing.
The future is mobile for Female Daily Network
As Indonesia's largest online beauty community platform Female Daily Network (FDN) realised very quickly that it needed to focus on building its mobile customer base in order to maintain its position at the top.
Indonesian e-commerce players face Catch-22 situation
Indonesia's e-commerce market is expected to hit US$81 billion in 2025, accounting for 40% of the total market in South-East Asia.
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