Tag: #companies & entrepreneurs

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.
MP
Marella Putri 1 day ago . 7 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.
MP
Marella Putri 1 week ago . 1 min read
Business
Seven Steps to Digital Transformation
Now that the Covid-19 pandemic has taken centre-stage, everything else seems to have been put on the backburner, including many companies who had just begun their digital transformation (DX) journey.
CS
Columnist Section 2 weeks ago . 5 min read
Companies
Global Bond Issuance Boost Mandiri Sekuritas' Growth
Covid-19 pandemic pushes demand for global bond issuance as companies and governments rush to issue debt to ease the pandemic's effects. 
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Elisa Valenta 2 weeks ago . 1 min read
Business
Investors as the Missing Puzzle Piece in the Ocean Plastic Crisis
A recent study from Ocean Conservancy has indicated that we could reduce 45% of global ocean plastic pollution by simply improving waste management and recycling in five South and Southeast Asian countries.
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Columnist Section 3 weeks ago . 3 min read
Technology
Mapping Opportunities
Bvarta’s location intelligence service helps companies to better navigate business.
MP
Marella Putri 4 weeks ago . 6 min read
Technology
Beauty-tech Social Bella Raised $58 million Series E
Securing a large amount of funding amid the pandemic shows investors’ trust in Social Bella in becoming a prominent player in Indonesia’s $8.5 billion beauty and personal care market.
MP
Marella Putri 1 month ago . 1 min read
Companies
East Ventures Announced First Close of Latest Seed Fund
The fund aims to raise a total of $88 million to help Southeast Asian digital companies emerging in the post-lockdown aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic.
MP
Marella Putri 1 month ago . 2 min read
Technology
Logistics Platform Shipper Raised Series A Funding
The funding round was led by Prosus Ventures, and will be used to expand Shipper's reach in Indonesia.
MP
Marella Putri 1 month ago . 1 min read
Companies
Gojek Xcelerate's Fourth Batch Announced 11 Startups
The fourth batch of Gojek Xcelerate focuses on startups providing Direct-to-Consumer business model.
MP
Marella Putri 1 month ago . 1 min read
Companies
MMP Teams Up for Indonesia-focused Logistics Property Venture
Mega Manunggal Property teams up with Alpha Investment Partners and Asuransi Jiwa Manulife Indonesia to set up an Indonesia-focused logistic property venture, with a $200 million initial target size.
MP
Marella Putri 1 month ago . 1 min read
Companies
Fashionable Measures
For years publicly listed textile manufacturer Sritex is famous for producing military uniforms for the Indonesia Military (TNI) and several countries. Now, the company is racing to meet the demands of face masks and PPE during outbreak.
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Elisa Valenta 2 months ago . 7 min read
Companies
Sekar Laut records positive performance in 2020 1Q amid COVID-19
The growth is mainly driven by the sales of SKLT’s Finna seafood crackers, despite the economic turbulence that started months ago
MP
Marella Putri 2 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
Accommodation startup Bobobox sealed $11.5 million series A funding
Led by Horizon Ventures and Alpha JWC Ventures, the fund will be used to accelerate product improvement and location expansion.
MP
Marella Putri 2 months ago . 3 min read
Companies
Bank Rakyat Indonesia posted flat earnings in 1Q
Affected by COVID-19 pandemic, the bank saw its net profit dropped and NPL rose from a year earlier
MP
Marella Putri 2 months ago . 1 min read