Tuesday, 2nd September 2014
Business
  • Indonesia government encourages fishermen to form business group
    29th August 2014
    The Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry has been encouraging fishermen to establish a business group to increase economic independence by drafting regulation on empowerment of fishermen. "The Draft Government Regulation ...
  • Dahlan Iskan urges Garuda to hold extraordinary meeting
    28th August 2014
    State-owned Enterprise Minister Dahlan Iskan has instructed state airlines PT Garuda Indonesia to convene a special meeting of shareholders to discuss its swelling losses. "Garuda has suffered great losses. I have asked ...
  • Diesel supply to Jakarta secured despite pipeline explosion
    28th August 2014
    State-owned oil company PT Pertamina announced that Jakartas diesel supply is still secure despite oil pipeline explosion in Subang area, West Java Province, on Thursday. "We have optimized diesel supply through another ...
  • Agricultural trade surplus US$20 billion
    27th August 2014
    Minister of Agriculture Suswono reported that agricultural sector has contributed surplus for the national trade balance amounting to US$17-20 billion derived from subsectors, such as oil palm plantations, cocoa, coffee, and ...
  • Trade ministry facilitates fishery exports worth US$1.5 m
    26th August 2014
    The Trade Ministry has recorded exports worth US$1.5 million of fishery products between Indonesian company PT Bumi Menara Intenusa and German Rud Kanzow, according to a senior official. "Germany is one of the main ...
  • Next govt must have guts to raise subsidized fuel prices
    25th August 2014
    The future government should have the determination to increase the price of subsidized fuels to prevent fuel subsidy in the state budget (APBN) from soaring, an energy observer reported. "The current state budget suffers a ...
  • Bank Mandiri increases credits for rubber plantations
    24th August 2014
    State lender PT Bank Mandiri increased credits for rubber plantation and rubber processing industry to Rp7.3 trillion in the first half of this year from Rp6.9 trillion in the same period last year.Commercial and Business ...
  • Jakarta index extends gain, rupiah stronger on Thursday
    21st August 2014
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) extended gain on Thursday amid big demonstration launched by sympathizers of a presidential candidate seeking to intimidate Constitution Court reading its decision on presidential election ...
  • IAEA officer supports Indonesian experimental nuclear power plant
    21st August 2014
    Alexander Bychkov, the Deputy Director General of Nuclear Energy for International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), stated his support for the Indonesian experimental nuclear power plant to be built in Serpong, Tangerang."We see a ...
  • Russia shuts four Moscow McDonald`s amid tensions with West
    21st August 2014
    Russian authorities ordered Wednesday (August 20) the temporary closure of four McDonalds restaurants in Moscow due to sanitary violations amid rising East-West tensions over Ukraine. The Moscow office of the Russian ...