Indonesia

EFishery hires Indonesia’s IoT expert to accelerate technological development for aquaculture

Indonesian aqua-tech startup eFishery has on last Thursday announced the integration of Andri Yadi and his team, who were previously the driving force behind one of Indonesia’s most innovative and pioneering artificial intelligence of things (AIoT) startups, into its AIoT & Cultivation Intelligence Division.

Indonesian Bukalapak’s revenue up 23 percent year on year in 2023

Indonesian e-commerce firm Bukalapak has reported higher revenue in 2023, with the marketplace division delivering excellent growth of 47 percent over the year, primarily supported by the continued success in gaming.

Indosat to integrate NVIDIA’s Blackwell platform into its AI-Cloud infrastructure in Indonesia

Indonesia-based telecommunications provider Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison (Indosat) group has on Thursday announced it’s ready to integrate the NVIDIA Blackwell platform into its infrastructure, with the goal of propelling Indonesia into a new era of sovereign artificial intelligence (AI) and technological advancement.

Indonesia’s GoTo foresees breakeven in 2024 after first quarterly profit

Indonesian biggest tech firm GoTo has foreseen its 2024 group adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization (EBITDA) to breakeven after achieving first quarterly profit.

IFC provides $200M loan to boost sustainable finance in Indonesia

Through a $200 million loan to PT Bank Shinhan Indonesia (BSI) — a corporate and retail finance bank in the country —IFC aims to boost sustainable financing while supporting the nation's climate goals, including a first of its kind blue finance component.

Indonesian FinTech unicorn Xendit expands to Thailand

Xendit, a unicorn startup based in Indonesia, has entered the Thai market by offering comprehensive digital payment solutions and embedded finance, aiming to enhance the growth potential of Thailand’s digital economy.

How VinFast’s founder joins the auto industry’s power list

The #EV industry is booming, but competition is fierce. Geopolitical turmoil, economic fluctuations, and shifting consumer confidence add further complexity. To navigate these challenges, VinFast has adopted a multi-product, multi-market strategy, a unique approach that's granting the #Vietnamese electric car company a significant advantage and propelling…

Indonesian Proptech company Rukita secures $15M Series B1 funding

Rukita, an Indonesia-based proptech group, announced Thursday that it has secured $15 million in the Series B1 fund raise. In this round, the company welcomes exciting new investors and partners: MPower Partners, BNI Ventures, Openspace Ventures, and other international impact investors including renowned NBA star Jeremy Lin.

Singapore insurtech Sunday acquires Indonesian general insurer KSK Insurance

Sunday Ins Holding, a Singapore-based regional full-stackinsurtech group, has completed the acquisition of PT KSK Insurance Indonesia in January. The deal makes the firm as one of the largest insurtech groups fully licensed in the two largest general insurance markets in the region with revenue surpassing $100 million.

Telkomsel Ventures, AppWorks launch accelerator program to develop innovative solutions for Indonesian startups

Telkomsel, a digital ecosystem enabler through Telkomsel Ventures, has on Thursday announced a partnership to launch startup accelerator program TINC Batch #9 in collaboration with AppWorks, a Taiwan-based startup community. The program aims to develop innovative startups to provide digital solutions across various sectors in Indonesia.