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Lessons from China: Social Commerce as the Next Black Horse in Southeast Asia?

Can we replicate Pinduoduo's success in overseas markets, particularly in Southeast Asia?
CS
Columnist Section 1 week ago . 5 min read
Business
Post COVID-19 Sustainability Focused Investment as the New Normal?
Indonesia has the fourth largest population on earth, is an emerging economy and hence plays an important role in following the goal to more sustainability.
CS
Columnist Section 1 month ago . 3 min read
Business
Seven Steps to Digital Transformation
Now that the Covid-19 pandemic has taken centre-stage, everything else seems to have been put on the backburner, including many companies who had just begun their digital transformation (DX) journey.
CS
Columnist Section 2 months ago . 5 min read
Business

Investors as the Missing Puzzle Piece in the Ocean Plastic Crisis

A recent study from Ocean Conservancy has indicated that we could reduce 45% of global ocean plastic pollution by simply improving waste management and recycling in five South and Southeast Asian countries.
CS
Columnist Section 2 months ago . 3 min read
Business
Painting by Numbers
After two decades of growing Avian Brands business, Hermanto Tanoko is building his own business venture in bottled drinking water and more.
EV
Elisa Valenta 2 months ago . 8 min read
Business
Finance Ministry and Bank Indonesia agreed on $40 billion burden-sharing scheme
The central bank will bear a large chunk of state debt loads through a “burden-sharing” scheme worth Rp574.59 trillion (US$ 40 billion).
EV
Elisa Valenta 2 months ago . 2 min read
Insights
Indonesia's Inflation Rate Hit the Lowest Since May 2000
However, analyst expects an uptick in core inflation in upcoming months, as the government gradually eases the virus containment measures and Bank Indonesia continues its expansionary stance
MP
Marella Putri 2 months ago . 1 min read
Business
Pandemic Highlights Momentum for Food Delivery Business
Food delivery has played an essential role in helping people to stay at home safely during the COVID-19 pandemic.
EV
Elisa Valenta 3 months ago . 3 min read
Business
Surviving The Corona, Preparing the Post
COVID-19 outbreak is putting the world in the middle of a global crisis – perhaps, the worst in the past two decades. For humankind, the pandemic is a war against humanity. While for businesses, the crisis is a shifting factor to the market as an impact o
CS
Columnist Section 3 months ago . 2 min read
Business
Indonesia's inflation edges down in May
Indonesia posted its lowest inflation in almost two decades last month as the COVID-19 outbreak continues to suppress demand.
EV
Elisa Valenta 3 months ago . 1 min read
Insights
Digital tax in Indonesia to be effective starting July
The Ministry of Finance has decided that 10% VAT will be imposed on digital products such as music streaming & film subscription, games, and online services coming from abroad - in order to create a level playing field to all business players.
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Marella Putri 4 months ago . 2 min read