Indonesia

Xiaomi invests in Southeast Asian insurance startup

Indonesian insurance startup PasarPolis is used to pulling in big-name…


Honda, cars

Used car startup Carsome tries something new

Used car startup Carsome—which operates across Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore,…


BukuKas

Just 8 months after launch, small biz accounting app Bukukas gets $9m funding

Accounting app Bukukas has secured $9 million in pre-series A funding just…


shrimp, fish,

Gojek’s Go-Ventures invests in fish farm tech startup

Go-Ventures, Gojek’s investment spinoff, has funded Indonesia’s fish farm tech…


Disney Plus arrives next month in Indonesia

Indonesia’s 175 million internet users will soon have a new entertainment…


food, Indonesia, spicy, noodles,

Wahyoo gets funding to supply Indonesia’s eateries

Part of a rising tide of restaurant and retail tech startups, Indonesia’s…


Grabinvest, Grab Finance,

Grab wants to lend you money and help you invest

Grab took a big step forward today in its financial services ambitions by…


plane, travel, holiday

Fighting for survival, Southeast Asia’s Traveloka gets a funding lifeline

Traveloka, battered by the pandemic, has secured a much-needed investment worth…


fashion, clothes, clothing, style, shopping, retail

Indonesia’s Asos-style fashion app Sorabel to shut down

Modeling itself on fast-rising shopping apps like Asos and Boohoo, Indonesia’s…


Ant Financial, Ant Group, Jack Ma, Alibaba

Jack Ma's fintech giant Ant: a brief history of its Southeast Asia empire building

Now we know that Ant Financial—or Ant Group, as we apparently must call it from…