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.

#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

VISION

Born Tough

The wells have dried up in dozens of villages in Lebak, Banten, and clean water is becoming scarce.

#STANDALONE

Born Tough

The wells have dried up in dozens of villages in Lebak, Banten, and clean water is becoming scarce.

November 20 #STANDALONE

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

Samsung Teams Up With Dana, GoPay to Simplify App-Based Payment

Fifty-seven percent of smartphone owners in Indonesia use electronic money and almost all of them use two or more e-money applications.

OCTOBER 11 #TECH

Startups From 15 Countries Attend Tech in Asia Conference 2019 in Jakarta

Representatives of 301 of startups from 15 countries participated in the Tech in Asia Conference in Jakarta this week.

OCTOBER 10 #TECH

BPJS Kesehatan Teams Up With Health Tech Startup Halodoc

The national health insurance and Halodoc have signed an agreement to integrate Halodoc's features into the JKN app.

OCTOBER 10 #TECH

IT Minister Says OVO Is Indonesia's Fifth Unicorn

Another Indonesian startup may join the unicorn list before the end of the year.

OCTOBER 05 #TECH

Gov't Committed to Development of E-Sports

The government has expressed its commitment to assist with the development of e-sports in Indonesia.

OCTOBER 02 #TECH

Indonesian Vision AI Company Nodeflux Features on International Leaderboard

The artificial intelligence startup competed against 90 other vision AI companies from across the world, including from China and Russia.

OCTOBER 02 #TECH

South Korea's LINE Launches Anti-Hoax Campaign to Combat Fake News

The company is collaborating with the Associated Press on its "Stop Fake News" campaign, which includes a series of animated videos.

SEPTEMBER 13 #TECH

Jakarta Gains Strategic Partners to Assist With Smart City Project and Education

The provincial government will collaborate with the Australian Council for Educational Research and e-commerce firm Tokopedia.

SEPTEMBER 13 #TECH