Wednesday, 25th May 2016
Business
  • SKK Migas clear air on gas exports
    19th May 2016
    Upstream Oil and Gas Regulatory Special Task Force (SKK Migas) has clarified that the step to export gas was taken to capitalize on the surplus production and was not meant to overlook the domestic needs. "We have surplus ...
  • Jokowi, Putin deliberate on increasing palm oil exports to Russia
    19th May 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), at a bilateral meeting with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, urged Russia to increase its palm oil imports from Indonesia. "With regard to trade, we need to look for new ways to boost ...
  • Indonesian banking industry`s profit reaches Rp28.95 trillion until March
    19th May 2016
    The Indonesian banking industry saw their profit in the first quarter of 2016 falling 2.4 percent to Rp28.9 trillion compared to the same period last year, the Financial Service Authority (OJK) said. The profit fell due to ...
  • BI governor asks IDB to increase infrastructure investment
    19th May 2016
    Bank Indonesia (BI) Governor Agus Martowardojo has asked the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) to increase the value of its infrastructure investment in member countries. Certainty in the availability of infrastructure would ...
  • Competitive price boosts Pertamax gasoline sales
    18th May 2016
    Significant cuts in Pertamax and Pertalite gasoline prices have boosted their sales from 8 thousand kiloliters to 10 thousand kiloliters per day. Corporate Communication Vice President of state-owned oil company ...
  • IDB explores cooperation with INKINDO
    18th May 2016
    The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) is exploring cooperation with the National Association of Indonesian Consultants (INKINDO) to involve Indonesias consultants in its projects. "Firstly, we will organize a seminar to ...
  • Indoneian`s Embassy in Namibia attracts African tourists
    18th May 2016
    The Indonesian Embassy in the Namibian capital city of Windhoek has organized a tourism exhibition "Namibia Tourism Expo (NTE)" to familiarize the visa-free policy among Namibian people to visit Indonesias tourist ...
  • Govt yet to revise growth target
    18th May 2016
    National Development Planning Minister/Head of the National Development Planning Board (Bappenas), Sofyan Djalil, said the government has not yet revised its economic growth target for 2016, set at 5.3 percent. "We have ...
  • VP officially opens 41st annual meeting of Islamic Development Bank
    18th May 2016
    Vice President Jusuf Kalla officially opened the 41st annual meeting of the board of governors of the Islamic Development Bank here on Tuesday. "The 57 members of the IDB face a lot of challenges, but there is hope and ...
  • China offers Rp80 trillion loans for Trans Sumatra, Trans Sulawesi railways
    18th May 2016
    China has offered Rp80 trillion worth of loans to finance the construction of Trans Sulawesi and Trans Sumatra railway projects, a transportation ministry official said. "They have agreed to extend loans worth Rp40 ...