Tuesday, 17th January 2017
Business
  • Ministry terminates Australia`s Tiger Air charter flight operations
    12th January 2017
    The Airport Authority of the Transportation Ministry has terminated the operations of the Tiger Air charter flight from Bali to Australia for failure to abide by regulations. The decision to terminate the Tiger Air charter ...
  • Exports to increase up to 3.2 percent in 2017: CSIS
    12th January 2017
    Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) estimates that Indonesia is able to increase its exports of up to 3.2 percent in 2017 based on the projection growth of global economy. "The figure is still below what ...
  • Business sector predicted to be brisker in Q1 of 2017
    12th January 2017
    Bank Indonesia predicted that business is brisker in the first quarter of 2017 than in the last quarter of 2016. The business increase is thanks to improved performance of the agriculture, plantation, animal husbandry, ...
  • Shinzo Abe to bring along group of CEOs to Jakarta
    11th January 2017
    Japans Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will bring along a group of 30 Japanese chief executive officers (CEOs) during his visit to Indonesia on January 15 to meet President Joko Widodo (Jokowi). Foreign Affairs Minister Retno ...
  • Indonesia, Japan to enhance cooperation in agriculture sector
    11th January 2017
    Indonesia and Japan agreed to enhance cooperation in several economic areas, including fishing and agricultural sectors, to be developed in Sabang, Aceh, and Morotai, North Maluku, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Minister Susi ...
  • Indonesia`s palm oil exports down 2 percent in 2016
    10th January 2017
    Indonesias export of crude palm oil (CPO) and its derivatives fell by nearly 2 percent to 25.7 million tons in 2016 from 26.2 million tons in 2015 from after-effects of the El Nino weather phenomenon. "At the end of 2015, ...
  • Availability of mineral and coal resources must be calculated: President
    10th January 2017
    Indonesias President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has demanded that accurate estimates of the mineral and coal reserves in the country should be made available to prevent their exploitation. "I wish to remind everybody that ...
  • Trans Java road`s construction to be completed before Idul Fitri
    10th January 2017
    State-owned toll road operator PT Jasa Marga is targeting to complete the construction of the Trans Java toll road before Idul Fitri, which will fall on July 2017. The completion of the toll roads construction is deemed ...
  • Indonesia's seaweed exports estimated to shrink 30 percent in 2016
    10th January 2017
    The Indonesian Seaweed Association (ARLI) estimated that the countrys exports of seaweed shrank 30 percent in value from US$205.4 million in 2015.ARLI general chairman Safari Azis attributed the decline to weak demand amid the ...
  • Semen Indonesia`s net profit down by 3 pct in 2016
    10th January 2017
    State-owned cement producer PT Semen Indonesia Tbk made a net profit of Rp4.01 trillion in 2016, which was lower than the Rp4.52 trillion it made the year before. "National cement growth in the year was down 3 percent due ...