Yahoo! has added vivanews.com and tempointeraktif.com into its content portfolio in Indonesia.
Yahoo! signed the cooperartion agreement with vivanews.com on Thursday afternoon, and later on the day with tempointeraktif.com.
Pontus Sonnerstedt of Yahoo! Southeast Asia said that adding more local contents was part of its strategy to make Yahoo! as "the starting point for our customers in Indonesia."
"We will embrace more and more partners into our network to open various opportunities for users, advertisers, publishers and developers in the online industry," Sonnerstedt said.
Eric Meijer, CEO of vivanews.com said that having Yahoo! as its search partner would make the site more accessible by internet users around the globe, including Yahoo! viewers in Indonesia.
In addition to vivanews and tempointeraktif, Yahoo! have had similar cooperations with five local news sites, i.e. detik.com, kompas.com, detik.com, liputan6.com, and kapanlagi.com.