Tag: #business & insights

Insights
Road to Recovery
COVID-19 has severely impacted Indonesia's hospitality segment in the first half of 2020. With the relaxation of social distancing protocols, what's the next step for hotels?
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Robert Yota 3 weeks ago . 7 min read
Companies
Another Man's Treasures
Inocycle is making a big business from recycling PET waste.
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Robert Yota 3 weeks ago . 5 min read
Business
Lessons from China: Social Commerce as the Next Black Horse in Southeast Asia?
Can we replicate Pinduoduo's success in overseas markets, particularly in Southeast Asia?
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Columnist Section 1 month ago . 5 min read
Companies
Thriving in Tough Times
PT Industri Jamu dan Farmasi Sido Muncul (SIDO) managed to remain profitable and even grow despite the industry’s difficult conditions.
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Marella Putri 1 month ago . 8 min read
Companies
Best of the Best: Siantar Top
In 2019, Siantar Top saw its net income soar 89% to Rp 482.6 billion. The company was also able to book an 11.75% growth in net income during the first semester of 2020, and is confident to achieve 10% of growth this year despite the pandemic.
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Marella Putri 1 month ago . 5 min read
Technology
Movie on the Go
Gojek bid on the OTT business with its GoPlay, yet CEO Edy Sulistyo also sees it as a momentum to revive the Indonesian movie industry.
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Marella Putri 2 months ago . 7 min read
Companies
2Q20: INCO Outperforms Previous Quarter Results Amidst COVID-19
Brazilian mining powerhouse, Vale S.A, has enjoyed continued growth in its revenue and matte nickel output in Indonesia during the
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Robert Yota 2 months ago . 2 min read
Insights
Indonesia Recorded First Deflation Since September 2019 Due to Weak Purchasing Power
It was due to weak purchasing power, with Indonesia’s consumer price index (CPI) standing at -0.10% month-on-month in July.
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Marella Putri 2 months ago . 1 min read
Companies
MAP Covered Losses from Mall Closures with Online Sales
During the first half of 2020, MAP online sales grew almost 400%, from retailers, supermarket, and F&B brands.
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Marella Putri 2 months ago . 1 min read
Companies
AKR Corporindo Maintained Growth Momentum in H1-2020
The falling of crude oil price and the COVID-19 pandemic didn’t have much impact on PT AKR Corporindo which booked a 10.44% YoY increase in net profit.
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Marella Putri 2 months ago . 1 min read
Companies
The Business Connector
GudangAda aims to bridge the technology gap across Indonesia's FMCG supply chain by digitizing transactions between traders.
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Robert Yota 2 months ago . 5 min read
Companies
Molding Momentum
Glove molding producer Mark Dynamics has capitalized from the surging demand for medical gloves.
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Robert Yota 2 months ago . 4 min read
Entrepreneurs
Beyond Beauty
ZAP Clinic pivots to mother and child healthcare to dodge the impact of COVID-19 pandemic.
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Marella Putri 2 months ago . 5 min read
Technology
Mapping Opportunities
Bvarta’s location intelligence service helps companies to better navigate business.
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Marella Putri 3 months ago . 6 min read
Companies
TLKM Booked 3.8% Quarterly Sales Growth Driven By Higher Data Traffic
Since the COVID-19 outbreak started, people stayed home as part of broader shutdowns to protect people from the novel coronavirus.
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Robert Yota 3 months ago . 2 min read