Thursday, 30th July 2015
Business
  • Indonesian Manpower Minister denies reports on influx of Chinese workers
    30th June 2015
    Manpower Minister M. Hanif Dhakiri has denied media reports on the influx of Chinese workers into Indonesia. "The issue regarding the influx of Chinese workers is not true. We must ensure that every foreigner working in ...
  • President Jokowi launches revitalization program for traditional markets
    30th June 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), accompanied by First Lady Iriana Widodo, launched a program to revitalize one thousand traditional markets in 2015. The launch was held at Manis Market in Kedung Wuluh village, West Purwokerto ...
  • Local govts should help improve transmigration program: Minister
    30th June 2015
    Villages, Disadvantaged Regions and Transmigration Minister Marwan Jafar wants local governments to participate in assisting candidates for transmigration by improving the program that aims to boost the welfare of citizens. ...
  • President to cut interest on smallholder credits to 9 percent
    30th June 2015
    President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has vowed to slash the interest rate on smallholder business credits (KUR) to 9 percent next year from 22 percent this year."Interest on KUR will be set at 12 percent per year from July and will be ...
  • Indonesia power plant, maritime infrastructure projects to be financed by AIIB
    30th June 2015
    Indonesian Finance Minister Bambang Brodjonegoro said power plant and maritime infrastructure projects would be the first to be financed with fund from Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) after the new multilateral ...
  • Bangli holds Balinese Jewelry Fair
    28th June 2015
    The district of Bangli, Bali Province, is holding a Balinese jewelry fair at the Taman Budaya (Cultural Park), here, during the 37th Bali Art Festival being organized from June 13 to July 11, 2015. "We display hundreds of ...
  • VP Kalla opens Batik Nusantara 2015 exhibition
    24th June 2015
    Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla opened the "Gelar Batik Nusantara 2015" exhibition at the Jakarta Convention Center here on Wednesday. Organized by the Indonesian Batik Foundation and PT Mediatama Binakreasi, it will be held ...
  • Singapore to launch halal travel guide book
    24th June 2015
    The Singapore Tourism Board has launched a lawful (Halal) travel guide book for Muslim travelers from Indonesia. "In connection with the 50th Independence Day, we have compiled a Halal travel guide book for Muslim travelers ...
  • Four countries keen to invest in Indonesia`s shipping sector
    24th June 2015
    The Indonesian Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) revealed that between October 2014 and May 2015 period, Japan, South Korea, China, and Australia have expressed keen interest to invest in Indonesias shipping sector. ...
  • Menjelajahi ASEAN di World Expo Milano 2015
    24th June 2015
    Para Duta Besar Perhimpunan Bangsa Asia Tenggara (ASEAN) di Roma mengunjungi paviliun anggota ASEAN di World Expo Milano 2015 untuk melihat pembangunan pertanian dan pangan di antara mereka. Di Paviliun Indonesia, Duta Besar ...