Co-working space giant WeWork, Taiwan’s Tagtoo eye Indonesia expansion

WeWork plans to expand to four more countries in Southeast Asia this year, beginning with opening two co-working spaces in Indonesia in Q3.


Indonesia: Alpha JWC backs agritech startup TaniGroup’s pre-Series A round

With this new injection of funding, TaniGroup says it plans to increase its capacity, broaden its domestic and international markets and expand its farmers’ network.


Indonesia Dealbook: Pizza Hut operator to conduct IPO; Plug and Play forays into new verticals

PT Sarimelati Kencana, the operator of Pizza Hut Indonesia, is looking to raise up to $58.7 million through an IPO.


Go-Jek, Singapore’s ComfortDelGro said to be in talks for potential collaboration

Go-Jek is already looking to fill the void left by Uber in a number of Southeast Asian markets, with Singapore reportedly one of its four main targets – the other three being Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam.


Investors betting on already winning horses in Indonesia: MDI Ventures’ Widjaja

Earlier stage startups are finding it hard to grow in Indonesia as 60-70% of investments are going to mature companies.


Indonesia’s Go-Jek eyes Philippine expansion, to meet transport regulator

Go-Jek executives have requested for a meeting with the regulator next week, Aileen Lizada, a board member at the transport regulator, said.


Indonesia’s jewellery e-tailer ORORI, HR startup Gadjian to raise fresh rounds

E-commerce site ORORI is backed by 500 Startups while HR management platform Gadjian counts Golden Gate Ventures among its investors.


Indonesia: Student-based platform Cetaku raises seed fund from IDN Media

Cetaku allows students to upload their lecture notes and then receive printed copies for free.


Goldman says Indonesia to be next battleground for technology companies

Softbank was part of a group that invested $100 million in Internet shopping hub Tokopedia in 2014.