Tuesday, 23rd May 2017
Business
  • Import products dominate domestic textile market
    4th May 2017
    The Indonesian Textile Association (API) said imported products dominated 70 percent of the countrys domestic textile market, which is estimated to reach US$10 billion a year. "Over the past five years, the domestic ...
  • North Buton markets organic rice to Europe
    4th May 2017
    The Administration of Buton Utara District, Southeast Sulawesi Province has marketed its organic red rice products to Europe, one of which is Germany. The North Buton district head, Abu Hasan, here on Wednesday, said to ...
  • Batam management agency provides investment permits
    4th May 2017
    Batam Management Agency, in cooperation with the Customs Office, provides additional facilities for investors in the form of three-hour investment permit for importation of goods without physical checking. "We call it i23j ...
  • Minister surprised over high gas production cost
    3rd May 2017
    Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) Ignatius Jonan has said that he was surprised to see the rise in domestic gas production cost, which is higher than that abroad. "I cannot understand how the production costs ...
  • Government to prepare IMF - World Bank meeting in Bali
    3rd May 2017
    Jakarta and Bali will be busy preparing the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank in 2018. The government is set to make the meeting a big success as it wants to use the occasion to ...
  • Antam not to distribute dividends for 2016
    3rd May 2017
    State-owned tin mining company PT Aneka Tambang (Antam), after its shareholders general meeting (RUPS), has decided not to distribute dividends to its shareholders as it considers using it for business expansion. "The RUPS ...
  • President wants West Java to boost economic growth
    3rd May 2017
    President Joko Widodo has asked the province of West Java to boost its economic growth so that more job opportunities could be made available to those who were still unemployed. "With the rate of economic growth reaching ...
  • Vietnam, Thailand are Indonesia`s competitors in attracting foreign investment: Kalla
    3rd May 2017
    Vietnam and Thailand have become Indonesias competitors in attracting foreign investments into the Southeast Asian region, especially in the face of sluggish global economic conditions, Vice President Jusuf Kalla stated. ...
  • Foreign tourist visits rose 6.68 percent in March
    2nd May 2017
    Foreign tourist visits to Indonesia in March this year has increased 6.68 percent compared to February, from 957,600 to 1.02 million visits, the Central Bureau of Statistics recorded. Foreign tourist visits in March ...
  • President calls on Hong Kong businessmen to invest in Indonesia
    1st May 2017
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) during his visit to Hong Kong on Monday has called on Hong Kong businessmen to invest in Indonesia. During a meeting with businessmen in Hong Kong, Jokowi stated that the ...