News from May 2020
The monthly Indonesian startup news snapshot for May 2020, drawn from the daily Startup News Asia news feed.
The Indonesian startup news headlines below each link to one of the original online news articles that published the item concerned. Each article either directly covers Indonesia’s tech startups, or deals with issues of importance to Indonesian startups in some way.
News headlines featured here are the Indonesian tech startup news items pulled from our daily startup news coverage, which currently covers 17 primary locations across Asia and Oceania. News sources we pull from are agnostic; we find and aggregate news about Indonesia’s tech startups from online outlets large and small, based purely on relevance to individuals, and organisations, interested in Indonesia’s tech startups.
Additional subject-focused news summaries are also online, covering the month’s blockchain news, artificial intelligence, digital currency news, cybersecurity and datasec, and a broad collection of fintech news.
- Indonesia: Cashlez SME-focused platform becomes the country’s first fintech to publicly list
- Indonesia: GudangAda online consumer goods mall platform secures $25.4M with mom-and-pop stores and wholesaler services
- Indonesia: Cashlez mobile point-of-sale system firm raises $5.8M in IPO, setting sights on using proceeds to acquire Softorb smart card and RFID tech startup
- Indonesia: Klikdaily supply chain-focused startup raises Series A to connect cornershops with FMCG brands
- Indonesia: MRT Jakarta launches 6-month startup accelerator program, open to industries beyond transport
- ICYMI: GK-Plug and Play, Indonesian chapter of Plug and Play accelerator, recently unveiled the 15 startups selected for batch 6
- Indonesia: Bobobox capsule hotel startup secures $11.5M Series A, with plans for SE Asia expansion once COVID-19 abates
- Indonesia: Bonza big data analytics company secures funding from East Ventures
- Indonesia: Delman startup raises $1.6M with focus on cleaning and preparing data for analysis