Saturday, 7th March 2015
Business
  • Govt, House agree to lower 2015 economic growth assumption
    27th January 2015
    The government and Commission XI of the House of Representatives (DPR) have agreed to lower economic growth assumption from 5.8 percent in the 2015 state budget to 5.7 percent in the draft 2015 revised state budget. "The ...
  • Indonesia, China hold economic dialogue
    26th January 2015
    Indonesia and China held the first bilateral economic meeting on Monday evening, with the aim to enhance future cooperation between the two countries in the field. "Indonesia and China have shared a strong relationship for ...
  • Indonesia's investment board to speed up issuance of investment licenses
    26th January 2015
    The Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) will do its best to accelerate the issuance of investment permits through an integrated one-stop service (PTSP), BKPM Head Franky Sibarani said. "We have been discussing ...
  • Indonesian fishing net prices are too high for local fishermen: Minister
    26th January 2015
    The prices of fishing nets used by Indonesian fishermen might be higher as compared to those in other Southeast Asian countries, stated Minister of Marine Affairs and Fishery Susi Pudjiastuti. "The prices of fishing nets in ...
  • Indonesia's KPK-Police conflict will not affect investment climate: Investment Board
    26th January 2015
    The Indonesia's Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) Head Franky Sibarani ensured that the conflict between the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) and the Indonesian National Police will not have an impact on the investment ...
  • Indonesia Social Ministry allocates Rp235 billion for disaster mitigation
    26th January 2015
    The Ministry of Social Affairs has allocated Rp235 billion for natural disaster mitigation in 2015, according to disaster victims social protection director Margowiyono. "The fund consists of the central governments ...
  • Indonesian share close lower on Monday
    26th January 2015
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) closed 63.86 points or 1.2 percent lower on Monday at 5,260.88 points.The index of 45 most liquid stock fell 1.46 percent to 913.03 points, Asjaya Indosurya Securities analyst William ...
  • Tourist arrivals in Bali reached 3.76 million in 2014
    26th January 2015
    The provincial tourism office of Bali revealed that 3.76 million tourists visited the island in 2014, an increase of 14.94 percent as compared to last years recorded number of 3.27 million tourists."The number has exceeded the ...
  • Freeport appreciates government's decision to extent MoU
    26th January 2015
    PT Freeport Indonesia (PT FI) is appreciating the government's decision to extent Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding mineral concentrate export for six months after the expiration of the current license on January 25. ...
  • Pelindo I To Expand and Modernize Five Ports in 2015
    25th January 2015
    PT Pelabuhan Indonesia (Pelindo) I will expand and modernize five of its ports this year. The five ports included Malahayati port in the regency of Aceh Besar, Belawan port of Medan in North Sumatra, Kuala Tanjung in the ...