Sunday, 20th August 2017
Business
  • Government to launch new economic policy package
    8th August 2017
    The government will launch the new Economic Policy Package XVI on ease of investments in Indonesia, ahead of its 72nd Independence Day. "The new policy package will be announced before August 17, 2017," Economy Coordinator ...
  • Investment to spur economy in second semester: Bappenas
    8th August 2017
    The National Development Planning Board (Bappenas) is expecting to witness greater contribution from the investment sector in the second semester of 2017 to spur higher economic growth. "In terms of expenditure, it is ...
  • Infrastructure projects should be accelerated: Jokowi
    8th August 2017
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has urged his cabinet ministers to accelerate cooperation projects with other parties in the field of infrastructure, which have yet to start. "There are projects related to the development ...
  • S Sulawesi reports slowdown in economic growth in second quarter
    8th August 2017
    South Sulawesi recorded a slowdown in economic growth in the second quarter of this year growing only 6.63 percent in the second quarter of this year compared to a growth of 8.02 percent it recorded in the same period last year. ...
  • Jakarta`s economy slows down in second quarter
    8th August 2017
    Head of the Jakarta representative office of Bank Indonesia Doni P. Joewono said the economic growth of the province of Jakarta city slowed down in the second quarter of this year compared with the previous quarter. ...
  • Middle class withheld spending in second quarter: BPS
    8th August 2017
    Indonesias household consumption growth in the second quarter of 2017 was hampered by the tendency of the middle class to withhold spending, head of Indonesias Central Bureau of Statistic (BPS) Suhariyanto stated. "There ...
  • Indonesian contruction firm PT PP go public this year
    8th August 2017
    Publicly traded state-owned construction company PT Pembangunan Perumahan (PP) is preparing its subsidiaries to launch initial public offering (IPO) at the Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) in the second half of this year. ...
  • Indonesia needs to be fully prepared to meet AEC: economist
    8th August 2017
    An economic observer indicated that Indonesia needs to be fully prepared in meeting the implementation of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). "Under AEC , the customs office would lose its role. Foreign goods would freely ...
  • Growth target of 5.2 percent difficult to achieve: Economist
    8th August 2017
    The governments economic growth target set at 5.2 percent in the revised 2017 state budget is difficult to achieve given that the economic growth in the second quarter of this year only reached 5 percent, an economist has ...
  • Indonesia`s forex reserves up US$4.57 billion to $127.7 billion
    8th August 2017
    Indonesias foreign exchange reserves rose by US$4.67 billion to $127.76 billion as of late July 2017 from S$123.09 billion a month earlier, according to Bank Indonesia (BI). The increase was fueled by foreign exchange ...