Tuesday, 22nd August 2017
Business
  • Finance Ministry advised to reconsider plan to adjust untaxed income
    23rd July 2017
    The Indonesian Finance Ministry should reconsider its plan to adjust the limit of non-taxable income as the proposed threshold is too high, an observer said. The ministry would better drop the plan to lower the limit of ...
  • Indonesia urges WTO to agree on small farmers` protection
    23rd July 2017
    Indonesia has urged World Trade Organization (WTO) member states to reach a global agreement soon to protect small and poor farmers, the Indonesian Permanent Mission to the United Nations, WTO, and Other International ...
  • Government to establish micro endowment bank: President
    22nd July 2017
    President Joko Widodo said that the government would establish micro endowment bank near Islamic boarding schools to overcome inequality in prosperity. "We will soon establish micro endowment bank around the Islamic ...
  • Indonesia considers S Africa as entry point for its products
    22nd July 2017
    The Indonesian government expected South Africa to be an entry point for domestic products, particularly for countries in the African region under Southern African Custom Union (SACU). Director General of National Export ...
  • Bank Indonesia reviews US fiscal policy
    22nd July 2017
    Bank Indonesia (BI) Governor Agus Martowardojo has continued to review a recent slowdown in the US fiscal policy and its impact on the countrys economic growth. "The slowdown in the US fiscal policy affects the countrys ...
  • Rupiah slightly rises against dollar on Thursday evening
    20th July 2017
    The Indonesian rupiah rose slightly to Rp13,322 against the dollar in the Jakarta inter-bank spot market on Thursday evening as compared to the previous close of Rp13,323. The rupiah traded relatively flat as investors ...
  • Finance Ministry to review tax ratio
    20th July 2017
    The Indonesian Finance Ministry is set to conduct a careful study to define the tax ratio following a plan to revise the threshold of untaxed income, Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati said. "I have asked the ...
  • Indonesia's rice production cost much higher: KTNA
    20th July 2017
    Indonesias rice production cost is the highest in Asia, the Indonesian Association of Farmers and Fishermen (KTNA) has said. KTNA chairman Winarno Tohir said here on Thursday based on data at the International Rice ...
  • VP Kalla inaugurates construction of water management system
    20th July 2017
    Vice President Jusuf Kalla inaugurated the construction of a water management system in Umbulan, Pasuruan District, East Java Province, on Thursday."This project is really remarkable, as it will require a lengthy construction ...
  • Now right moment for redenomination: Chief economic minister
    20th July 2017
    Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Darmin Nasution said here on Wednesday that now was the right moment to conduct redenomination or simplification of the countrys currency rupiah considering current inflation. ...