Mobile Industry Eye: Tempo launches carrier billing with Fortumo in Indonesia

Indonesian digital publisher, Tempo, and mobile tech firm, Fortumo, have launched a direct carrier billing (DCB) partnership. Now 255 million subscribers of Telkomsel, Indosat Ooredoo, XL Axiata, 3 and Smartfren can subscribe to Tempo’s digital publications by charging the payments to their phone bill. Tempo offers any prepaid and postpaid mobile user the option to upgrade their reading experience by subscribing to its Silver, Gold and Platinum packages ranging from IDR 9,900 ($0.6) to IDR 15,900 ($1) per week. The purchase with carrier billing can be made through Tempo’s website.

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