Indonesia “sea-to-table” platform Aruna hooks $35M led by Prosus and East Ventures Growth Fund – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 9 minutes When Aruna’s founders first met at university, they wanted to find a way to use their studies in information technology to help family members who were running small fisheries. Indonesia is one of the world’s largest fisheries producers, but the industry is very fragmented. This means fisheries, especially small ones, deal with fluctuations in demand … Read more

Indonesia’s Covid Cases Surge Past India As Delta Variant Drives Infections

Reading Time: 6 minutes A health worker administers the Sinovac Biotech Ltd Covid-19 vaccine on a passenger. Indonesia surpassed India’s daily Covid-19 case numbers, marking a new Asian virus epicenter as the spread of the highly-contagious delta variant drives up infections in Southeast Asia’s largest economy. The country has seen its daily case count cross 40,000 for two straight … Read more

Indonesia Registers Record 21,000 Covid Cases In A Day

Reading Time: 4 minutes COVID-19: Hospitals in Indonesia’s capital Jakarta have been flooded with patients. Jakarta: Indonesia set a new record for daily coronavirus cases on Sunday with more than 21,000, as hospitals are flooded with patients in Jakarta and other COVID-19 hotspots across Southeast Asia’s hardest-hit nation. The figure brings the country’s tally for the pandemic to more … Read more