Thursday, 23rd February 2017
Business
  • President Jokowi urges agencies synchronize Indonesian branding
    4th February 2017
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has urged all ministries and state agencies to synchronize efforts to boost Indonesian branding at the international level. "I urged all ministries and agencies to synchronize efforts to ...
  • Pertamina discharges president director
    3rd February 2017
    An extraordinary general meeting of the shareholders of the state oil and gas company, Pertamina, decided on Friday to dismiss its president director Dwi Soetjipto and vice president director Ahmad Bambang from their posts. ...
  • BNI plans to set up subsidiary in Malaysia
    3rd February 2017
    State lender Bank Negara Indonesia (BNI) plans to set up a subsidiary in Malaysia this year after the two countries signed an agreement on reciprocity-based banking business. BNI is waiting for the holding company of ...
  • Ministry ready to develop food production centers in border areas
    3rd February 2017
    The Agriculture Ministry is set to establish food production centers in border areas in a bid to support food provision in the regions. Agriculture Minister Amran Sulaiman said here on Thursday that some border areas are ...
  • RoRo To Connect Indonesia-Philippines As Part of ASEAN Connectivity
    2nd February 2017
    New economic and trade opportunities are in sight with the opening of the Davao-General Santos-Bitung (D-G-B) Shipping Service, which is one of the target priorities for the Philippines Chairmanship of the ASEAN in 2017. ...
  • PGN begins gas distribution to automotive component plant
    2nd February 2017
    State-run gas company PT Perusahaan Gas Negara Tbk (PGN) has begun gas distribution to PT Krakatau Nippon Steel Sumikin (KNSS), an automotive component factory, in Cilegon District of West Java. "PGN always strives to ...
  • Inefficiency still exists in budget spending: President Jokowi
    1st February 2017
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said inefficiency still existed in budget spending, because ministries and state institutions still worked out the same programs in the same areas. "Examples (of budget in the same programs ...
  • W. Java plans four new toll roads
    1st February 2017
    West Java Provincial government plans the construction of four new toll roads, including those heading to Patimbang harbor, Subang sub-district, the Kertajati Airport route, Geopark Ciletuh route, as well as ...
  • Indonesia offers high-speed train project to Japan
    1st February 2017
    The Indonesian government has offered its Japanese counterpart to review the medium-speed train project to be developed as a high-speed train network on the Jakarta-Surabaya route. "It is possible for us to develop the ...
  • Kadin proposes team to assess fishing tools
    1st February 2017
    Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin) suggested the government to immediately establish an independent team to assess prohibited various fishing tools of drag trawl and heave trawl as well as "cantrang", ...