Qualcomm, Amazon Seek Investment Opportunities in Indonesia

The government invited the companies to invest in Indonesia's $34 billion project to build a new capital city in East Kalimantan.

#TECH

Local Engineer Draws Praise, Wins Awards for Curved Long-Span LRT Flyover

Adhi Karya's curved long-span LRT flyover uses a design from a local engineer that trumps three other designs from a French consultant.

JANUARY 06 #TRANSPORTATION

Indonesia Introduces First Medium Range Drone to Tackle Terrorism, Forest Fires

Dirgantara Indonesia claims the drone is capable of cruising to up to 20,000 feet and staying in the air for up to 30 hours.

DECEMBER 30 #TECH

Jokowi's Millennial Advisor's Startup Ruangguru Raises $150m in Fresh Funding

Ruangguru now caters to more than 15 million students and 300,000 teachers across Indonesia.

DECEMBER 26 #CORPORATE NEWS

Can This $32 Smart Feature Phone Digitalize Tech Novices?

Indosat Ooredoo and Advan release a smart feature phone with Android-like features.

DECEMBER 11 #TECH

Apple's iPhone 11 Series Available in Indonesia Starting Next Week

Authorized Apple reseller Digimap says the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro will be available in stores from Dec. 6.

NOVEMBER 24 #TECH

Disrupto Festival Calls for Tech Firms to Contribute to Inclusive Economy

The festival aims to bring to light the digital technology contribution to a more inclusive economy in various sectors.

NOVEMBER 23 #TECH

VISION

Badminton: Indonesia Wins Three Titles at Daihatsu Masters

Host Indonesia dominated the final day of the Daihatsu Indonesia Masters 2020.

#EYEWITNESS

Facebook Launches Digital Literacy Campaign to Fight Internet Misinformation

The Asah Digital campaign targets students, parents and teachers to help them cope with online information overload.

NOVEMBER 20 #SOCIAL

Four Chinese Brands Control 74% of Indonesia's Smartphone Market

Samsung, who was on top last year with a 28 percent share of the market, has now dropped to third place with 19.4 percent.

NOVEMBER 18 #TECH

Jakarta's Social Media Week Ends With Calls for 'Shared Responsibility'

The event attracted 11,000 visitors over five days.

NOVEMBER 16 #LIFESTYLE

Social Media Week Jakarta: Your Online Stories Should Create Good Impact

The event brings together content creators, developers, marketers and influencers.

NOVEMBER 13 #LIFESTYLE

Chinese Tech Firms Gear Up for Indonesian Trade Show

Global Sources Electronics Indonesia, which will take place in Jakarta on Dec. 5-7, will be the country's largest trade show ever.

NOVEMBER 04 #TECH

IBM Wants Indonesia to Pay Attention to Digital Trade

The multinational IT company has advised the government to formulate better electronic regulations to benefit from digital trade.

OCTOBER 28 #TECH

OVO Tops Brand Image Survey Among Fintech Peers

It ranked second among the 715 most popular brands in Indonesia, with a score of 80.5 from a maximum of 100 on the 2019 YouGov Brand Index.

OCTOBER 23 #CORPORATE NEWS

Commemorating the Legacy of B. J. Habibie

Indonesia's latest aviation and technological developments were on display at the third International Habibie Festival in Jakarta last week.

OCTOBER 19 #TECH

Indonesia to Hold Its Biggest Ever Mobile Electronics Show in December

Chinese companies see Indonesia as a new fertile ground where they can still make growth amid a global slowdown.

OCTOBER 19 #TECH

By April Next Year, Your Black Market Phone Won't Work in Indonesia

Under a new regulation, local mobile operators will deny service to devices not registered in the government's database. 

OCTOBER 18 #TECH

98% of Indonesians Use At Least One Facebook App

A study by Facebook Indonesia flaunts how their apps contribute to Indonesian businesses, the government and society.

OCTOBER 16 #TECH

MRT Jakarta Teams Up With Gojek to Improve Passenger Comfort

The MRT serves more than 90,000 passengers per day.

OCTOBER 16 #TRANSPORTATION

Indonesia Completes Palapa Ring Internet Superhighway

The backbone network connects the capitals of all 514 districts and cities across Indonesia.

OCTOBER 14 #TECH