Monday, 3rd August 2015
Business
  • President Jokowi invites Singaporean businesspersons to invest in Batam, Bintan
    28th July 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has invited Singaporean businessmen to invest in Batam, Bintan, and the surrounding regions. The president conveyed the invitation following his arrival in Singapore, on Tuesday, during his ...
  • Rupiah gains over US dollar on central bank intervention
    27th July 2015
    The Indonesian currency rupiah gained over the US dollar in the last session on Monday trading at the level of 13,410 per dollar from 14,440 earlier. "Rupiah regain some of its value against the dollar on intervention by ...
  • Solo-Sragen toll road to be completed before next Idul-Fitri: Jokowi
    25th July 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said the construction of the Solo-Sragen section of the Trans Java toll road is to be completed in 2016. Currently land clearing for the toll road project has been completed, Jokowi said on ...
  • Indonesian govt to build seven dams in East Nusa Tenggara
    25th July 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said here Saturday that the government would build seven dams in the eastern province of East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) to assure water is supplied in the region. The President said, when visiting ...
  • Rupiah`s fluctuation is still normal: Indonesian minister
    23rd July 2015
    The Indonesian rupiahs yearlong fluctuating exchange value against the US dollar is still normal, and the central bank can anticipate it, Indonesian Coordinating Minister for Economy Sofyan Djalil stated. "The rupiahs ...
  • Bali airport resumes operations
    23rd July 2015
    The I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport was reopened, and all flights, which were delayed earlier, departed on Thursday morning, Trikora Harjo, the general manager of airport operator PT Angkasa Pura, stated. "Every ...
  • Rice stocks in Tolikara need to be increased: Minister Khofifah
    21st July 2015
    Social Affairs Minister Khofifah Indar Parawansa emphasized the need to increase the rice stocks in Tolikara to ensure adequate logistics for the local community and evacuees following a sectarian attack on Eid Fitr holiday. ...
  • Prices of staple foods stable: Indonesian minister
    21st July 2015
    The prices of staple foods continue to be stable following the Islamic festival of Eid Fitr, according to Trade Minister Rachmat Gobel. "Neither before nor after Eid Fitr was there any volatility in the prices. They rose ...
  • Third quarter may see over 5% economic growth: Indonesian economist
    21st July 2015
    An economist from Standard Chartered Bank, Eric Sugandi, has predicted that Indonesias economy may grow more than 5 percent in the third quarter, if the government realizes budget expenditure optimally. "The realization of ...
  • Air Asia cancels all flights from Surabaya
    16th July 2015
    Air Asia Indonesia canceled all flights to and from Juanda International Airport in Surabaya from 1:20 p.m. till 7:20 p.m. local time (GMT+7) due to volcanic activity of Mount Raung, the airline said on Thursday. Secretary ...