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Indonesia: Telkom to boost collaboration with startups in digital space

It set up a venture capital arm, MDI Ventures, back in 2015


GDP Venture backs Indonesian media startup Kumparan

In Indonesia, Kumparan competes with IDN Media, Baca, Brilio, and UC News.


China’s bike-sharing firm Ofo keen to expand across SE Asia

The bike-share startup recently secured $700m led by Alibaba.


Uber rival Grab to raise $2.5b from Didi, Softbank in largest SE Asia deal

Grab will be valued at more than $6 billion at the close of this round.


Tokopedia confirms it is fund raising, does not reveal if talks are on with China’s JD.com

Indonesia’s PTTokopedia appears to have given away that it is set to bag a new round or investment.  Recent reports have indicated that the country’s largest marketplace site is in talks with Chinese e-commerce major JD.com – Alibaba’s largest rival – and the latter is set to pump in a “significant” amount, to… Read more »


Indonesia: CT Corp to seek investors for subsidiaries before considering IPO, says chairman

Bank Mega is currently the only one of CT Corp’s dozens of units that have been listed on the Jakarta bourse.


Indonesia: M&A value doubles to $4b in first half riding on big-ticket deals

Tencent’s $1.2-billion investment in Go-Jek is the largest, Duff & Phelps notes.


Indonesia: P2P app Julo raises seed funding from Skystar Capital, others

East Ventures, Convergence Ventures also joined the round.


Indonesia: Prudential Financial buys 49% in CT Corp’s life insurance business

Prudential picks 49% in CT Group unit to enter the SE Asia country.


Indonesia: Medco to acquire 44.3% of Australian miner MacMahon for $152m

The purchase is valued around $152 million.