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South-east Asia poised to be startup hub of the world

Research points to a US$88 billion e-commerce increase by 2025 if cross-border trade hurdles can be overcome

A Go-Jek Indonesia motorcycle taxi rider picking up a customer on a street in Jakarta. The Jakarta-based startup is a stellar example of clever expansion via Internet innovation.


COULD 2017 be the year of the South-east Asian startup?

There's a lot to suggest that might be the case, with big names from 500 Startups Management Co to Google Inc talking up the region. Its potential to grow into a US$200 billion Internet economy "is an idea whose time...

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