Worst-Kept Secret: Israel, Indonesia do Business Together

AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim
AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim

Start-Up Israel reports: One of the worst-kept secrets in the business world is the growing business and tech ties between Israel and the biggest Muslim country in the world – Indonesia.

“There’s already a great deal of business going on between Indonesia and Israel, said one of the Indonesia’s top venture capitalist investors. “Indonesia is a quickly growing country with a lot of needs in areas where Israeli tech has made important breakthroughs, like agricultural technology.”

Still, politics is politics, and although the Indonesian investor spoke to a crowd of over 600 in Tel Aviv Wednesday at the second annual Israel Foreign Trade Conference – presenting his name and affiliation – his representative requested that his name not appear in this article.

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