[Indonesia][Event] Startup Asia Jakarta 2012

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Buoyed by the success of that event, the Tech In Asia team will be organizing another ‘Startup Arena’, this time in Jakarta, Indonesia on Jun 7-8, 2012. Events & Happenings Asia Indonesia Jakarta Startup Arena Startup Asia startup launchpad startups Startups In Asia Teamie Tech In Asia

[Asia] Kark Mobile Education Lands Funding From Indonesia’s Indeosource

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Singapore-based startup Kark Mobile Education today announced that Jakarta-based investment firm Ideosource has invested an undisclosed sum into the company.

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Surprising Surge In Attack Traffic From Indonesia This Year: Akamai

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Akamai just released its State Of The Internet report for the first quarter of this year, and Indonesia has gotten itself into the report for mostly the wrong reasons. That’s right: more than half of the total observed attack traffic originated from two countries – China and Indonesia – alone ( see chart on right ). Port 80 (WWW HTTP) was second at 14%, with a majority of these attacks observed to be originating from Indonesia.

[Asia] Tech In Asia Buys GameSaku In Acquisition Blitz

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Just a week after Tech in Asia ( Techinasia.com ) completed its acquisition of fellow Singapore-based blog SGEntrepreneurs (SGE) for an undisclosed sum, the startup and technology blog today announced that it has also acquired Indonesia-based gaming blog GameSaku from Apps Foundry. Gamesaku founders Hendri Salim and Glenn Prasetya are expected to join the Tech in Asia team and help them grow its upcoming new vertical, Games in Asia ( GamesinAsia.com ), in Indonesia.

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[Event] Japanese Startup Moso Wins Startup Asia Jakarta

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Philippines-based Payroll Hero came in second in the competition, while second runner-up was NoLimit of Indonesia. The following were the other thirteen startups that competed in the Startup Arena: Harpoen , Indonesia. Gobann , Indonesia. Bibbycam , Indonesia. SupportBee , Indonesia. Promoote , Indonesia. Cabara , Indonesia. Onigi , Indonesia. Wakuwakuw , Indonesia.

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[Event] [Jakarta] Sparxup 2012

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Indonesia’s #1 tech conference, startup competition and hackathon is back! Sparxup returns this year to Jakarta for its third edition – its inaugural conference was in 2010 – and will feature many of the best and most promising technology startups in Indonesia together under one roof. Indonesia, music startup Ohd.io, and cloud-provider company, Infinys.

[Asia][Event] Startup Asia Jakarta 2013

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Events & Happenings Asia Indonesia Jakarta Startup Arena Startup Asia startup launchpad startups Startups In Asia Tech In Asia After last year’s successful Startup Asia Jakarta held in Bandung Jakarta, organizer and one of Asia’s most influential startup and technology blogs TechinAsia.com has announced that its signature conference Startup Asia will be returning to Jakarta on November 21 and 22, 2013 at Plaza Bapindo.

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VC Cafe

India was a major market for Blackberry (like Indonesia), but the youth segment abandoned RIM for Android. Deepika Padukone, Best Bollywood actress of 2014. With his salt and pepper hair and soft-spoken manner, Suneel Bandhu could easily be mistaken for a college professor. However, the ex-COO of Indian wireless carrier Tata TeleServices , presenting at Axis Tel Aviv this week, has a decidely commercial objective- finding Israeli startups for investment.

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Greenpeace vs Kitkat

Start Up Blog

Tags: entrepreneurship Advertising cluetrain manifesto Corporations eco firnedly eco friendly entrepreneurs enviornment green marketing greenpeace indonesia internet kitkat marketing media Nestle oranutan politics startups treehugger

Eat, Pray, Love, and Vacation

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During this time, I read a very interesting book (that most of the rest of the world already knows about because the movie is now out starring Julia Roberts) Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman’s Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia (Amazon Link) by Elizabeth Gilbert.

[Event] Tech In Asia Jakarta 2015

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The Jakarta conference will welcome the likes of Werner Vogels, CTO of Amazon; Thomas Lembong, Indonesia’s Minister of Trade; and Roger Egan, Co-founder and CEO of RedMart. This year, the conference looks set to exhibit some 250 companies over 2 days – the largest tech startup exhibition yet in Indonesia and Southeast Asia.

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8 Keys To Real Innovation Outside of Silicon Valley

Startup Professionals Musings

Thus Uber’s ride sharing evolved to Gojek in Indonesia, to include delivering food, packages, and even financial services. In my experience, the Silicon Valley startup model, focused on disrupting established industries, has treated the USA well and created some great global businesses.

Millennials In Asia Are Ambitious And Entrepreneurial: VISA Study

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In the case of Indonesia, this is overwhelming – 83-percent of Indonesian Millennials say they see themselves as entrepreneurs of the future. Weekly Facebook use is incredibly high especially in Southeast Asia (Singapore, Philippines and Indonesia rated 93-percent) as compared to other social networks. Much has been written about the characteristics – and quirks – of the Millennial Generation, those born between 1982 and 1995.

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How has the price of currency fluctuated as a result of COVID-19?

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According to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the ASEAN-5 grouping of nations (including Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines) will record average negative growth of -0.6%

These Are The Most Exciting FinTechs To Emerge In Southeast Asia

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The countries are Singapore (490 FinTechs), Indonesia (262 FinTechs), Malaysia (196 FinTechs), Thailand (128 FinTechs), Philippines (115 FinTechs), and Vietnam (77 FinTechs). Omise is an innovative FinTech with headquarters in Thailand and other operational hubs in Japan, Indonesia, and Singapore. Financial services is one of the fastest growing industries all across the world. It is being driven by financial technology, popularly known as FinTech.

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[Event] DEMO Asia: Is Being Female A Handicap?

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We this question to three female founders from Indonesia, Philippines and Singapore – it is difficult to start up being a woman? Although there are more male than female founders in Indonesia, I receive the same amount of trust and respect in the workplace as my male counterparts,” says Indonesia-based Shieny Aprilia, founder of mobile gaming startup Agate Studio. by Elisha Tan, founder of Learnemy.

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Converting Residential To Business: A Look At New Trends In Apartment Usage

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Normally seen in some of the older buildings within Indonesia; converted apartments have been locations for dermatology clinics, dentist offices, small call center operations and have even been used as office spaces for business startups. Simply renting a small apartment or even buying one in order to re-purpose it for business purposes is far more affordable as compared to the rental price in many of today’s business districts within Indonesia.

[Asia] Location-Aware Mobile Advertising Platform Launches In Southeast Asia

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Singapore-headquartered location-aware mobile advertising platform AdNear earlier this week announced its foray into the Southeast Asian markets of Malaysia and Indonesia, opening up its platform for advertisers who are looking to enable precision advertising on consumer mobile devices in those countries.

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Muhammad Noer: How This Indonesian Entrepreneur Attracted 20,000 Subscribers And 1,000 Paying Members To His “How To Speed Read” Business

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

Muhammad Noer , or Noer as he likes to be called, was born in Sumatra Indonesia. Muhammad Noer, or Noer as he likes to be called, was born in Sumatra Indonesia. As a side project while working his full time job, he started a personal blog because he wanted to get back into writing. His topics were speed reading and slide presentations , two subjects he is passionate about.

Music Streaming Service Deezer Launches In Singapore and Malaysia

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It has also signaled its intentions to launch in Indonesia and the Philippines in the coming weeks. Music streaming subscription provider Deezer has announced that it will be enlarging its Asia footprint by extending its services to Singapore and Malaysia, just a few days after launching in Thailand.

[Singapore][Competition] Applications For 14th Start-Up@Singapore Now Open

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Its recent edition attracted more than 3,000 teams and 9,000 participants, both locally as well as from countries such as Australia, Canada, Norway, India, Brunei, Pakistan, Russia, Greece, the Philippines and Indonesia. One of Singapore’s oldest startup competitions – Start-Up@Singapore – is back, this time for its 14th edition.

[Competition] Unilever Sustainable Living Young Entrepreneurs Awards

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The overall winner was 24-year old Gamal Albinsaid of Indonesia, who addressed two sustainability challenges with one idea: converting the value in household waste into health insurance for low income families. His idea is being turned into a repeatable model in communities throughout Indonesia.

[Singapore] Startup Asia Singapore Back For 2013 Edition

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After a series of successful startup events in Singapore, and Jakarta and Bandung in Indonesia last year, Asia-based online technology news site TechinAsia will be kicking off Startup Asia Singapore ‘s second edition later in April this year.

What Happens When Leaders Forget The Culture That Made Their Company Great?

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The company was already reeling from two Boeing 737 Max crashes in 2018 and 2019 that killed 346 passengers in Indonesia and Ethiopia, and forced the company to ground its entire fleet of Max jetliners.

Mobile Community mig33 Announces Developer Program And Partnerships

YoungUpstarts

The company also introduced 12 new initial development partners, including China’s Kooky Panda , Indonesia’s Elasitas , India’s Nazara, Indigo Entertainment from India, as well as Singapore’s The Mobile Gamer. mig33 , one of the world’s largest mobile-first communities, earlier this week announced its new developer program, releasing a slew of resources for developers that want to build social games and apps for its 50 million registered users.

China Regains Top Spot As Source Of Malignant Online Traffic: Akamai

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After being unseated last quarter by Indonesia, China has regained its spot as the source of observed attack traffic in the third quarter of 2013. Indonesia, which had surprised many by overtaking China the previous quarter , fell back to second place after its share of attack traffic fell from 38% to 20% this quarter. Port 445 was the most targeted port in eight of the top 10 countries/regions, the only exceptions being China and Indonesia.

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[Singapore] LinkedIn Hits 1 Million Users In Singapore

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Singapore is the fourth market in Southeast Asia to surpass the 1-million mark, after Malaysia (1+ million), Indonesia (1.5+ LinkedIn first established an office here in Singapore back in 2011. Then the online professional networking site had around half a million members – earlier this week the company announced that its membership base has approximately doubled to over a million members, addressing about 70% of the country’s professional labor force and student population.

Best Companies For Magento Support

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Indonesia). The advent of E-commerce opened up a lot of possibilities for everyone. People can now transact business, buy and sell goods and services, and share data anytime and anywhere. As long as they have the connectivity, people find it more convenient to do all these remotely.

Build Your Personalized Travel Journals With Qiito.com

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During the recent JFDI-Innov8 Bootcamp Demo Day in Singapore, we saw two startups – Singapore-based Flocations and Trafflers of Indonesia – putting their spin on travel. Any observer will agree that the travel industry is ripe for some innovation, so it’s no surprise that many startups are eying that space.

[Singapore] Job Satisfaction No Indication Of Job Loyalty: LinkedIn

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The study found that while 72% of professionals in Singapore reported that they are currently satisfied with their current roles - in line with the global average, and higher than in countries like Hong Kong (67%) and Japan (65%), but lower than in countries like Indonesia (84%) and Sweden (83%) - more than one out of four (27%) professionals are actively looking for their next role. “ Jim’s leaving the company? But I thought he was happy here!

Transportation, On-Demand And The Asian Economy – Asian Horizons

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Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, India and some other countries have been privy to the on-demand bubble, so to speak. Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Indonesia and Vietnam) We’ve identified some factors that set them apart from other ride-sharing outfits. by Samar Singla, founder of Click Labs. When we say on-demand, the glorious image of Silicon Valley and its technological environs pops up in the layman’s mind, and even that may be too imaginative.

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A dumb American’s perspective on investing in Southeast Asia

Hippoland

The market that everyone seems to hone in on is Indonesia. Indonesia has 250m+ people, so it’s close to the size of the US. But, once you start talking about population numbers closer to 100m people, then other countries start to rival Indonesia in size.

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Asian Exporters Drive e-Commerce Growth: eBay

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These businesses are exporters from around Asia including China, Hong Kong, Japan, Thailand, South Korea, India, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines and Vietnam. We’ve always known anecdotally that Singaporeans spent a lot of time – and money – on e-commerce, buying a whole range of goods from fashion to jewelry. But what most don’t realize is that Singaporeans actually sell plenty of goods online as well.

How to CEO Podcast Interview

ReadWriteStart

As a keynote speaker, Cynthia has spoken for companies and events such as the Alibaba Group in China, World Government Summit in Dubai, Global Ventures Summit in Indonesia and Mexico, and Web Summit in Lisbon, among others. Within this format of podcast and content, I want to provide you with the best tools to become a fantastic CEO.

Innovation: The Key To Entrepreneurial Success

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Based in Singapore, Dr Reddington leads the overall planning and implementation of corporate strategies and operations, and manages over 2,900 employees in Australia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. By Dr. Karen Reddington, Regional Vice President of FedEx Express, South Pacific. Baidu, Tencent, Rakuten, Alibaba – the list goes on.

Evernote Means Business In Asia Pacific, Rolls Out Evernote Business To More Countries

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Evernote Business then came to Asia through Korea and the launch of Yinxiang Biji Business in China earlier this month, but the company has announced that Evernote Business will now be made available in more markets across APAC including Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, and more.

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[Singapore] JFDI.Asia’s Second Accelerator Program This Year Receives Overwhelming Response

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Applications has streamed in from all over Asia, with applicants from Singapore and India comprising over half of the total number, with representation even from the UK – India (28%), Singapore (23%), Philippines (7%), Indonesia (6%), Taiwan (4%), Vietnam (4%), UK (3%), Malaysia (3%), Thailand (3%), US (3%), Australia (2%), Japan (1%) and Hong Kong (1%).

Franchises Finding International Niches

The Entrepreneurial Mind

Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam, Myanmar, Brunei, Cambodia and Laos are all seeing rapid growth in American franchise restaurants. ENTREPRENEURIAL PROFILE : Tony Chew: KFC Vietnam. One of the more active regions for international franchising is Southeast Asia. One of the most popular franchises is KFC. Kentucky Fried Chicken first came to Vietnam in 1997 through the vision of Singapore entrepreneur and franchisee Tony Chew.

Slyde Handboards – Shredding A New Wave For Surfing

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He has also traveled extensively for over eight years to many of the great surf destinations of the world, such as the outer islands of Indonesia, both East and West coasts of Australia and New Zealand, and that in-depth immersion into the surfer culture has translated into what Slyde Handboards is today.

How To Prepare Your Ecommerce Business For The Future

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These users, living in fast-developing countries like China, India, and Indonesia, will soon start to develop their own spending power. According to the latest IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index, over £100bn was spent in the UK on online shopping. This was a 14% increase over the previous year, and the e-retail now accounts for almost a quarter of the total retail market.

Born Global or Die Local – Building a Regional Startup Playbook

Steve Blank

China, Russia, Brazil, India, Indonesia all meet those criteria. Entrepreneurship is everywhere, but everywhere isn’t a level playing field. What’s the playbook for your region or country to make it so? ———-. Scalable startups are on a trajectory for a billion dollar market cap. They grow into companies that define an industry and create jobs. Not all start ups want to go in that direction – some will opt instead to become a small business.

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Yahoo! Launches Mobile Video, Smart And Targeted Ads Across Southeast Asia

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Mobile video ads, Smart Ads and audience segmented Targeted Ads have been launched in Singapore and will be carried across the Southeast Asian markets of Malaysia, the Philippines, Indonesia and Vietnam in the coming months. As the mobile revolution continues unabated, digital media company Yahoo!

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5 Benefits Of Expanding Your Business Into Global Markets

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Sjamsul Nursalim of Indonesia invested in Singapore property development to increase his $830 million net worth. With the extensive focus on how the internet has divided Americans over the last two years, it’s hard to keep an eye on how it’s benefited businesses worldwide.

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