Indonesia’s Tokopedia joins hands with Uber in strategic partnership


The partnership between the two unicorns shows how strategic alliances are becoming critical to survival. 

Exclusive: Indonesia startup M Cash Integrasi sets IPO price band, receives strong anchor book

MCI is planning to raise $22 million via its IPO.

Go-Jek to expand beyond Indonesia, on track to clash with Grab

Go-Jek’s digital payment service will be a key part of its push into new markets.

East Ventures makes $889k seed investment in Japan’s Nulab

This is the first external investment for East Ventures.

Freeport at loggerheads with Indonesia over divestment

Freeport agreed to divest a 51 percent stake in Grasberg, the world’s second-largest copper mine, among other terms.

Exclusive: Indonesia street food chain OTW seeks investors, eyes valuation of at least $5m

OTW is open to strategic partnerships.

Indonesia: Indosat deploys 80% of SoftBank-backed fund, no plans to raise new vehicle

Within the three years, it has invested and taken minority stakes in eight growth-stage companies

DSA Summit: Much optimism for Indonesia’s first startup IPO Kioson

Kioson will be the first Indonesian startup to go public, and will be the first from its industry to list on IDX.

TPG, Northstar-backed consortium to sell stake in Indonesia’s BFI Finance

BFI is 42.8% owned by Trinugraha Capital consortium that includes TPG and Northstar

Indonesia’s Freeport victory sets tone for foreign miners

The deal showed other multi-nationals in the sector Jakarta intended to wrestle back mine ownership.