Sunday, 31st July 2016
Business
  • New Finance Minister Sri Mulyani expected to shore up market confidence
    27th July 2016
    Sri Mulyani Indrawati is the best suited person to hold the post of finance minister because she is known for her ability to shore up confidence in the money market, an economist has said. "Sri Mulyani is the best suited ...
  • Market players respond positively to cabinet reshuffle
    27th July 2016
    The Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) sees the strengthening of composite index as a sign that market players have responded positively to the cabinet reshuffle announced by President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) on Wednesday. "The ...
  • West Papua begins to grow coffee
    27th July 2016
    The provincial administration of West Papua is opening 20 hectares of lands for coffee plantation in the regency of Pegunungan Arfak this year. "We are preparing 35,000 arabica coffee seedlings to be grown in farmers ...
  • Sri Mulyani`s appointment to boost positive sentiment in market
    27th July 2016
    The appointment of Sri Mulyani Indrawati as Indonesias finance minister will boost positive sentiment in the market, General Chairman of the National Democrat Party Surya Paloh stated. "The market players are pinning great ...
  • Singapore keen to invest in Tanjung Api-Api in South Sumatra
    27th July 2016
    Singapores Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Mohamad Maliki Osman expressed his countrys interest to expand its current industries and invest, especially in the Tanjung Api-Api area, Banyuasin, South Sumatra. Osman ...
  • Kadin believes Sri Mulyani will make tax amnesty policy successful
    27th July 2016
    Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin) Indonesia Rosan Roeslani is confident that Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati will make the tax amnesty policy program a success. "We all really laud the ...
  • Fukuda leads Japanese business delegation to meet Jokowi
    27th July 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) on Wednesday met with former Japanese Minister Yasuo Fukuda at the head of a business delegation. Fukuda as the president of the Association of Japanese-Indonesia with chief executives of ...
  • Inflation well under control in July: BI
    27th July 2016
    Inflation in July 2016 is well under control in line with the target of four, give or take one percent by the end of 2016, Governor of Bank Indonesia (BI) Agus Martowardojo stated. After attending INDEFs discussion at the ...
  • Govt has received Rp23.7 billion from tax amnesty program
    27th July 2016
    The government has received Rp23.7 billion as redemption money as a result of its tax amnesty program that has been running for one week now, Finance Ministry Spokesman Luky Alfirman said. "The redemption money received ...
  • Possibility of failure in tax amnesty policy low: Emil Salim
    26th July 2016
    Senior economist Emil Salim said the tax amnesty policy effective until March 2017, has little possibility of failing in increasing tax revenues to finance development programs of the government. The former Minister of the ...