Tuesday, 29th July 2014
Business
  • Ministry drafting master plan on national fish cultivation
    26th June 2014
    The Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries is drawing a master plan for the development of cultured fish in the country, noted a senior fishery official. "Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries, in cooperation with the ...
  • IMF: corporate tax schemes hurt developing countries
    26th June 2014
    Developing economies are increasingly hurt by the way global corporations exploit taxation differences and move profits to low-tax locations, according to an International Monetary Fund report Wednesday. But few countries ...
  • Jakarta composite index closes lower
    26th June 2014
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) closed 0.48 percent lower on Wednesday to follow the regional trend. The index of the Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) fell 23.26 points to 4,838.98 points with index of 45 most liquid ...
  • Inflationary pressure may increase in 2nd semester: BI
    25th June 2014
    Bank Indonesia (BI) has forecast that the inflationary pressure may increase in the second semester this year as a result of varied risk factors. "Among the risk factors is the impact of the El Nino weather phenomenon on ...
  • Presidential candidate`s economic team denies purchasing MNC Group shares
    20th June 2014
    The economic team of Indonesian presidential candidate pair Prabowo-Hatta Rajasa has denied the rumors that they have purchased media giant MNC Groups shares worth Rp869.8 billion. "I wish to clarify that the rumor is ...
  • Kalimantan`s wealth may not be taken to other regions: Kalla
    20th June 2014
    Vice-presidential candidate M. Jusuf Kalla (JK) said that the Kalimantan island has extraordinary wealth, which may not be moved to other regions but will be used for the welfare of its people. "Kalimantan has abundant ...
  • Indonesia believes current oil price hike to be temporary
    20th June 2014
    Indonesian Finance Minister Chatib Basri said here on Friday he believed the current world oil price hike will be temporary due to the geopolitical development in Iraq. "I believe it is only temporary. So, let us wait and ...
  • Indonesia to remain favorable destination for foreign investors: Prabowo
    20th June 2014
    Presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto expressed strong belief that Indonesia will continue to be an investment destination for foreign investors despite him emerging victorious in the July 9 presidential election. "They ...
  • Bali tourism ready to face aec 2015
    20th June 2014
    Balis tourism and education sectors are ready to face the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, claimed Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bali Regional Employers Association of Indonesia (DPD APINDO) Panudiana Kuhn."Those ...
  • Jakarta composite index opens higher on Friday
    20th June 2014
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) rose 0.23 percent in the opening trade on Friday on technical factor, analysts said. "Technical factor drove the JCI higher this morning. The market players began to buy shares which ...