Saturday, 28th May 2016
Business
  • President reminds regional governments to utilize APBD funds soon
    11th May 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has reminded the provincial governments to immediately spend the Regional Budget (APBD) funds in productive areas rather than keeping them as deposits in banks. "I remind the regional ...
  • Indonesia to promote national products at exhibition in Vietnam
    10th May 2016
    The Indonesian Embassy in Hanoi, Vietnam, will promote national products through an exhibition to be held in Ho Chi Minh City from November 30 to December 3, 2016. The exhibition showcasing Indonesian products will help ...
  • Indonesia ready to host Islamic Economic Forum
    10th May 2016
    The Finance Minister, Bambang Brodjonegoro, has said Indonesia is ready to host the 12th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) from August 2 to 4, 2016. "This forum aims to enhance cooperation with various sides in the ...
  • Indonesia`s forex reserve up US$200 M to US$107.7 B
    10th May 2016
    Bank Indonesia said its foreign exchange reserve rose US$200 million to US$107.7 billion by the end of April 2016. The foreign exchange reserve was enough to finance the countrys imports for 8.1 months or imports and ...
  • Middle East is potential market for Indonesia
    10th May 2016
    The Middle East region is a potential market for Indonesia, Finance Minister Bambang Brodjonegoro stated here on Tuesday. "We can look for diverse export markets in the Middle East and invite the regions businesses to ...
  • Transportation ministry ready to take over LRT system
    10th May 2016
    The Transportation Ministry is ready to take over the light rail transit (LRT) system in Jakarta, that was suspended due to a financing problem, an official said. Speaking at a discussion on "Progress in the development of ...
  • Oil price fall not to slow infrastructure development: Bappenas
    10th May 2016
    The National Development Planning Board (Bappenas) said the oil price fall would not put a brake on the governments infrastructure development program. Infrastructure development is part of the program to eliminate ...
  • 12 Australian companies ready to invest in Indonesia
    10th May 2016
    The Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) has recorded that 12 Australian companies are interested in investing in Indonesia."In terms of the beverage industry, an Australian company has committed to investing US$53 ...
  • RI`s forex reserves up $200 million to $107.7 billion
    10th May 2016
    Indonesias foreign exchange reserves rose by US$200 million to US$107.7 billion by the end of April 2016, fueled by additional proceeds from the auction of Bank Indonesia certificates (SBBI) and revenues from other sectors, the ...
  • PLN buys electricity from Malaysia
    10th May 2016
    The national power utility PT PLN has to buy power from a Malaysia power producer to meet power requirement in Bengkawang. PLN will purchase 90 MW from Serawak Energy Berhard (SEB) starting May 16, 2016 , said Djoko R ...