Uber Technologies, Inc., the global smartphone-enabled 'ride-hailing' service, is partnering with Surabaya, Indonesia, based KinerjaPay Corporation, a digital payments and eCommerce platform.
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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved two projects worth over $210 million in debt financing from the Leading Asia’s Private Infrastructure Fund (LEAP) in its first year of operation.
Indonesia's South Sumatra Province Education Institution has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Quipper Indonesia, an education technology company and wholly-owned subsidiary of London-based Quipper School, to bring 21st century learning technology to the region.
PT Bayer Indonesia, a subsidiary of the German agribusiness and pharmaceutical giant Bayer, is partnering with Indonesia's Medco group to encourage the acceleration of revitalization of Vocational High School (SMK) and strengthening vocational education promoted by the ministry of education.
As proof of the still-hot nature of the Asia startup market, PT Kioson Komersial Indoesia Tbk, the first Online-to-Offline (O2Q) Indonesian e-commerce company, just opened on the Indonesia Stock Exchange on October 6. It did so after its IPO was oversubscribed by more than 10 times.
AsiaBizNews's rolling calendar of trade shows this time runs through the end of 2017. Our list this time features events in China, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Singapore, and India, and has shows dedicated to the dye industry, food technology and products, the marine and shipbuilding industry, computer and robotics technology, and the premier annual Asian expo for television and film.
The APEC member economies just completed a major planning effort to look at how to enhance economic empowerment for women across the region. It is part of a broader move to secure workforces and growth as major new forces shift the nature of the Asia-Pacific business landscape.
In a new report, the U.S. based Asia Society's Policy Institute's Independent Commission on Regional Security Architecture points out the increasing important and enhanced role that regional institutions coudl play in maintaining stability and peace in Asia.
PT Bank Central Asia Tbk (BCA), a private bank in Indonesia supporting over 16 million corporate, commercial and individual customers, announced a series of software deployments to accelerate service innovation and provide new levels of security.
The 20 Terabits per second (Tbps) capacity Southeast Asia-United States Cable System (SEA_US) is officially open for commercial use, now that construction is complete at the Hong Kong Guam Cable System (HK-G) extension and full testing by the SEA-US consortium is complete.
On September 14, Indonesia was approved by the Asian Development Bank for two loans totaling up to $1.1 billion to strengthen and diversify the country's energy sector
Singapore-based Sinar Mas Cespa just opened its first oleochemicals plant in Indonesia, a state-of-the-art facility which cost an estimated EUR 300 million, invested over a period of 2 years.
APEC member economies' small business government representatives are working to opitimize conditions for Asia-Pacific startup growth, as digital advances open up new business and trade opportunities within the technology sector.
Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific (AG&P) Company, a Philippine construction firm, is set to build and operate the 600MW combined-cycle power plant (PLTGU) in South Sulawesi, Indonesia.
Vancouver-based MacDonald, Dettweiler and Associates Ltd., a global communications and information company, just signed a CA $2.4 million contract with the Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP), based in Indonesia and the largest pulp and paper group in the world. Their role will be to help monitor to ensure zero deforestation in APP's operations globally.
According to a just published new study, some of the compounds used in a fermented fish paste condiment in Indonesia appear to efficiently inhibit an enzyme involved in cholesterol synthesis.
The APEC member economies are pledged to a restructuring of their individual policy regimes, in a joint effort to minimize structural bottlenecks to trade in emerging sectors. The goal is to eliminate even more barriers to continued growth and recovery across the Asia-Pacific region.
PT PLN (Persero), a state-owned electricity provider in Indonesia, has placed an order with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engine & Turbocharger, Ltd. (MHIET), part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., for 147 units of its MGS Series gensets, a core product in the company's diesel power plant offerings.
APEC is working on a plan to enhance customs checks throughout the member countries, with the goal of potentially slowing the flow of illegal lumber and wood products shipped within the community.
The Indonesian Ministry of Industry has selected TUV Rheinland as authorized to test and certify toy products for compliance with the country's national SNI Standard.
APEC has launched work on a major simplification of food export documentation in the region. Now it is so complex that a single producer of frozen processed foods such as lasagna may need to submit over 200 pages of certification paperwork per shipment to export their product.
PT. Energi Nusantara Merah Putih (ENMP) jointly with the industrial tenants of the Bantaeng Industrial Park (KIBA) has signed a Heads of Agreement (HoA) in Jakarta, outlining the development plan for a 600MW combined-cycle power plant (PLTGU).
Securities regulators throughout the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation organization member economies are seeking public comments on the new Asia Region Funds Passport proposal.
The increasing urbanization coupled with large government-backed infrastructure projects in Southeast Asia is fueling elevator installation in the region, according to a study by California-based consulting firm Frost & Sullivan.
Besides the other life-giving properties already associated with mangrove trees, a new study in Indonesia shows that the grey mangrove tree, Avicennia marina, is responsible for filtering heavy metal contamination out of adjacent water and soil.