Sunday, 29th May 2016
Business
  • VP urges people to make economic census a success
    27th May 2016
    Vice President Jusuf Kalla has called on the people to participate to make the economic census launched by the Central Bureau of Statistics (BPS) a success. "We still have five days left (before the end of the economic ...
  • Economic growth in Asia-Pacific region relatively better: President Jokowi
    27th May 2016
    The Asia-Pacific region is the safest, so it is not surprising that its forecasted economic growth is relatively better at 5.3 percent, compared to the global average of 3.2 percent, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) stated. ...
  • Jokowi, Hollande discuss three issues during bilateral talks
    27th May 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and his French counterpart Francois Hollande held a bilateral meeting to discuss three issues, including the Indonesia-European Union Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (I-EU CEPA). ...
  • Jokowi, Abe discuss Patimban seaport project
    27th May 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), at a bilateral meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Ise-Shima, Japan, on Friday, discussed a cooperation plan to develop Patimban seaport in West Java. Jokowi has designated ...
  • Ministry wants to cut fish meal costs by 60 pct
    27th May 2016
    The Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry (KKP) wants to focus its efforts on reducing fish meal costs by up 60 percent for the development of the fresh water fish culture in the country. "The Maritime Affairs and ...
  • Lippo and Chinese investors to build Rp190 trillion industrial estate
    26th May 2016
    PT Lippo Cikarang Tbk will team up with two Chinese investors to build a Rp190 trillion industrial estate in Lippo Cikarang, Bekasi, West Java. The subsidiary of the Lippo Group will cooperate with The Shenzhen Yantian ...
  • Gas sales-purchase contracts signed
    26th May 2016
    The gas sales-purchase contracts which have the potential to contribute Rp7.4 trillion revenues to the state were signed in Jakarta Wednesday. All of the gas volumes under the sales-purchase contract agreements were ...
  • Corn imports predicted to fall 50 percent this year
    25th May 2016
    Agriculture Minister Amran Sulaiman said the countrys imports of corn are expected to shrink 50 percent this year compared with last year. "Corn imports would fall around 50 percent compared with last year," the ...
  • Govt may import foodstuffs to stabilize prices
    25th May 2016
    The government may import foodstuffs to stabilize the prices of foods prior to the fasting month, which is expected to start June 6, a senior economic minister said. "We have assigned a state-owned company to import them, ...
  • President to form task force to guard policy packages
    25th May 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) is planning to set up a task force to ensure proper and expeditious implementation of the 12 economic policy packages issued by his administration. "I want the Coordinating Minister for ...