Monday, 21st August 2017
Business
  • No need to panic over scarcity of salt: Researcher
    29th July 2017
    Destructive Fishing Watch (DFW) Indonesia researcher Subhan Usman believes there is no need to panic about the current salt scarcity in Indonesia, as salt harvests will be conducted shortly in some areas in the country. ...
  • Pupuk Kujang explores investment in Laos: Foreign minister
    28th July 2017
    Indonesian Foreign Affairs Minister, Retno LP Marsudi, has said that one of the countrys fertilizer firms, PT Pupuk Kujang, was exploring an investment in Laos, which has potassium natural resources. "PT Pupuk Kujang has a ...
  • Japan asked to speed up implementation of Patimban port project
    28th July 2017
    Transport Minister Budi Karya Sumadi has asked Japan to speed up implementation of the Patimban port project in Subang, West Java. "We know the port is very important. Japan always is very careful in taking every step in ...
  • DPR passes 2017 revised budget bill into law
    28th July 2017
    The House of Representatives (DPR) has passed the 2017 revised budget bill into law in a plenary session here on Thursday. "On behalf of the government, I would like to thank and give my appreciation to the House leaders ...
  • Astra International`s profit up 31 pct in 1st semester
    28th July 2017
    Publicly-listed company PT Astra International Tbk.s net profit was up 31 percent in the first semester this year to Rp9.4 trillion from Rp7.1 trillion recorded in the same period before. "Most of Astra Group businesses ...
  • Redenomination bill not priority: Finance minister
    28th July 2017
    Finance Minister Sri Mulyani said that she would not as yet prioritize submitting bill on rupiah redenomination for discussion at the House of Representatives (DPR). "Right now, the government has not thought of ...
  • Government to install 271.5 thousand household gas connections
    27th July 2017
    The government, through the Directorate General of Oil and Gas of the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM), targets to install 271.5 thousand household gas distribution connections in 2017. "In 2017, the target ...
  • Jokowi expects Indonesia`s sharia banking to continue developing
    27th July 2017
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) expected the sharia banking market in Indonesia to grow more rapidly after the National Committee on Islamic Finance (KNKS) was officially launched by the president at the State Palace here on ...
  • House passes Perppu on financial information access for taxation
    27th July 2017
    The House of Representatives (DPR), at a plenary session here on Thursday, passed Perppu Number 1 of 2017 on access to financial information for taxation purposes into law. In response, Finance Minister Sri Mulyani noted ...
  • President Jokowi: Indonesia entering era of low inflation
    27th July 2017
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said Indonesia already enters years of low inflation, with inflation around 3 percent in the past two years. "In 2015, the countrys inflation was only 3.36 percent , down to 3.02 percent in ...