From The Report: Indonesia 2018
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Driven by rising demand for new, affordable technology products and services among the nation’s large youth population, as well as increased investments by both the state and the private sector, Indonesia’s ICT sector expanded rapidly in 2016 and the first half of 2017. By January 2017 Indonesia’s mobile connectivity penetration rate – a measure of the number of mobile subscriptions as a percentage of total population – stood at 142%, which was among the highest in the region and up considerably from as recently as two years ago.

This chapter contains interviews with Anthony Tan, Group CEO, Grab; and Safdar Khan, Division President for Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei, Mastercard.