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Apple Considers Expanding Manufacturing Base to Indonesia

Wednesday April 17, 2024 5:06 am PDT by
Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company is "looking at" potential manufacturing opportunities in Indonesia following his recent meeting with the country's president. ‌Tim Cook‌ with Indonesian ministers (photo: AP Photo) During the meeting with Joko Widodo, Cook highlighted the mutual interest in boosting local manufacturing to support Indonesia's economic growth. "We talked about the...
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Apple Expands Swift Curriculum and Plans Opening of New Developer Academies in Southeast Asia

Wednesday March 13, 2019 5:56 am PDT by
Apple this week announced an increased commitment to coding and education in Southeast Asia through the expansion of its App Development with Swift curriculum at partner schools in Singapore. The company also announced the opening of Indonesia's second Apple Developer Academy in Surabaya. In Singapore, the Singapore University of Technology and Design and RMIT Online have each launched app...
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Encrypted Chat App Telegram to Remove Terrorist Content Following Ban Threat in Indonesia

Monday July 17, 2017 3:37 am PDT by
Telegram is to form a team of moderators to remove terrorist-related content from the encrypted messaging platform in Indonesia, after the country's government threatened to ban the app. Indonesia's Ministry of Communications and Information Technology has already blocked access to the web version of the chat platform, citing concerns that it was being used to spread "radical and terrorist...
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iPhone 7 Pre-Orders in Indonesia Begin March 24 Following Apple R&D Investment

Friday March 17, 2017 7:57 am PDT by
Indonesian carrier Smartfren has announced it will begin accepting iPhone 7 pre-orders on Friday, March 24. Pricing has not been disclosed, but customers can sign up on Smartfren's website to receive more information. In-store sales at select authorized resellers will begin on Friday, March 31. While the iPhone 7 has been available in many other countries since September, the Indonesian...
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Apple Allowed to Sell iPhone 7 in Indonesia After $44 Million R&D Investment Pledge

Friday December 16, 2016 2:09 am PST by
A $44 million investment pledge in an Indonesian R&D center has paved the way for Apple to be able to sell the iPhone 7 in the country, according to one of the country's senior government officials. A director-general overseeing electronics told Reuters that as a result of the three-year investment commitment, Apple had received a "local content certification" last month which would allow it...
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Apple's Next R&D Center Said to Be Opening in Jakarta, Indonesia in 2017

Monday November 28, 2016 5:53 am PST by
Apple will continue to expand the reach of its research and development centers around the world with a new location in Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, sometime in 2017. The news comes from Indonesian Communication and Information Minister Rudiantara, who mentioned that the project's preparation has now progressed to "the final stage" (via Tempo). Additionally, the Minister added that Apple ...