Monday, 22nd September 2014
Business
  • Jakarta index closes lower on Wednesday
    10th September 2014
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) closed lower on Wednesday on domestic and external negative sentiments, analysts said. The index of the Indonesian Stock Exchange fell 54.22 points or 1.04 percent to 5,142.99 points with ...
  • Double-track railway construction should be accelerated:vice minister
    10th September 2014
    The construction of double-track railway in Java Island should be accelerated, the Vice Minister of Transportation Bambang Susantono reported here on Wednesday. "The double-track railway construction in north of Java is ...
  • Pertamina imports 60 percent LPG for domestic consumption
    10th September 2014
    The state-owned oil and natural gas corporation, PT Pertamina (Persero), has forecast that the LPG (liquid petroleum gas) import volume in 2014 will reach 3.61 million tons, or 60 percent of the total domestic demand. ...
  • Rupiah lower in value against the US dollar
    10th September 2014
    The rupiah value fell in the first minutes of trading on Wednesday against the US dollar to follow the regional trend, analyst said. The Indonesian currency traded at the level of 11,780 against the US dollar losing 19 ...
  • Bali`s plastic crafts exports increase by 43.21%
    9th September 2014
    The exports of plastic crafts created by Balinese artisans reached US$13,132 million during the period between January and July this year. The exports have increased by 43.21 percent as compared to US$9,170 million recorded ...
  • Jakarta index opens slightly higher
    9th September 2014
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) opened slightly higher on Tuesday on positive domestic sentiment, analysts said. Head of Research of Valbury Asia Securities Alfiansyah said here Tuesday the JCI has extended gain on ...
  • Jakarta index hits a record high at 5,246 points
    8th September 2014
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) hits a record high on Monday on strong confidence of investors in the countrys economy, analysts said. The index of the Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) closed 29.14 points or 0.56 ...
  • Govt calls on airlines to use environmentally friendly fuel
    8th September 2014
    The Ministry of Transportation has asked airlines operating in Indonesia to use environmentally friendly fuel in anticipation of the future depletion of fossil fuels, the ministrys Secretary General Santoso Edy Wibowo reported ...
  • Indonesia expected to produce 100 million oil palm sprouts
    7th September 2014
    The Indonesian Palm Seed Communication Forum has estimated that Indonesias palm seed production this year is expected to reah 100 million sprouts, down 20-30 percent from 130 million sprouts in 2012. Chairman of ...
  • Implementation of MP3EI projects 61 percent of target in Sumatra
    5th September 2014
    North Sumatra Governor Gatot Pujo Nugroho said implementation of projects in the Sumatra corridor under the Master Plan for Acceleration of Expansion of Indonesian Economic Development (MP3EI) launched in 2011 has reached 61 ...