Indonesia is the original purpose of business expansion plan in 2015. Twitter microblogging giant is ready to open an office in Jakarta as the sixth market in the Asia Pacific region.
Managing Director of Twitter to India, Southeast Asia, Middle East, and North Africa Parminder Singh said, Indonesia is one of the major markets for Twitter worldwide.
“Therefore office in Jakarta will cover a variety of important events, ranging from pursuing partnerships with the media, promotion, marketing, to market research,” he said in a press release.
Mentioned by Singh, Twitter office in Indonesia is one of the largest and equipped with internet, social media market, and the fastest growing mobile world.
According to him, admiring Twitter users, partners and advertisers Indonesia, which has made it an integral part of the national moment, culture and daily life of their current elections (elections), the World Cup, Ramadan, until the flood season lately.
“Twitter really be the best way for Indonesia to connect to their world,” he added.
Twitter data showed Indonesia contributed more than 95 million tweets (tweets) related to the election, debate and discussion Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Prabowo is currently a candidate for President of Indonesia.
Twitter is also noted, almost 43 million tweets during Ramadan last year, and more than 1.2 million tweets on Indonesian Independence Day, 2014.
Currently, Twitter claims to have had more than 288 million monthly active users. Services were available more than 35 languages with more than 500 million tweets are sent every day.
The total income of Twitter in 2014 reached US $ 1.4 billion, up more than 111% from the previous year.