Friday, 31st October 2014
Business
  • CPO export tax to be abolished in October
    26th September 2014
    The government will abolished the export tax on crude palm oil in October following the shrinking price of that commodity in international market. "The price of CPO had dropped from US$740 per ton to around US$650-US$660 ...
  • Jakarta index closes higher on global sentiment
    25th September 2014
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) closed 0.53 percent higher on Thursday on positive global sentiment, analysts said. The index of the Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) rose 27.37 points to 5,201.37 points with index of 45 ...
  • Eastern Indonesia should become international gateway: MTI
    25th September 2014
    The eastern Indonesia region should be turned into an international gateway for ships carrying goods from Europe, Australia and Asia, according to Indonesian Transportation Society (MTI) chairman Danang Parikesit. ...
  • Tanjung Benoa LNG terminal to commence operations in 2016
    25th September 2014
    The state-owned oil and gas company Pertamina, through its subsidiary PT Pertagas Niaga, will complete the construction of its Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) receiving terminal in Tanjung Benoa, Bali, in 2016, stated a minister. ...
  • No problem if Indonesian green car program stopped: Gaikindo
    24th September 2014
    The Association of Indonesian Automotive Industries (Gaikindo) has said it will have no problem if the government terminates its Low-Cost Green Car (LCGC) program. "Businesses are flexible. They flow like water. If the ...
  • Pertamina ready to build 150 gas stations by 2015
    24th September 2014
    Indonesian state-owned oil and natural gas corporation PT Pertamina (Persero) stated its readiness to build 150 gas stations worth Rp1.5 trillion, or about US$125.5 million, in Java by 2015. Director of Marketing and ...
  • ASEAN farmer`s market in Czech promotes Indonesian culinary arts
    24th September 2014
    Indonesian "diaspora," in collaboration with four embassies of the ASEAN countries, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam, promoted their local culinary arts in the ASEAN Farmers Market held in Prague, Czech ...
  • Indonesian marine and fishery ministry should remain separate agency
    24th September 2014
     The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin) said it is against the idea of putting marine and fishery sector under food sovereignty ministry. The marine and fishery ministry (KKP) is important, therefore, ...
  • BPS to function as Indonesian national data bank
    24th September 2014
    Pekanbaru (ANTARA News)  - The Indonesian Central Bureau of Statistics (BPS) will soon serve as a data bank keeping all national statistical data that could serve as a reference for development by the government or the ...
  • Toshiba plans to invest US$1 billion in southeast Asia
    24th September 2014
    President and CEO of Toshiba Corporation Hisao Tanaka said Toshiba plans to invest up to US$1 billion in southeast Asia in the next five years. "This would be one of our contributions to growing and expanding southeast ...