Friday, 23rd June 2017
Business
  • Government expresses commitment to increase quality of economic growth
    7th June 2017
    The government has expressed its commitment to increasing the quality of economic growth in an attempt to help reduce poverty, unemployment and gaps. "The government will continue to direct its development strategy to boost ...
  • Gulf diplomatic crisis may affect Indonesian tourism
    7th June 2017
    The Gulf Diplomatic Crisis will potentially have an impact on Indonesias tourism sector following the ban of Qatar Airways flights in several countries in the Gulf region. "There may be a potential loss of around 100,000 ...
  • Indonesia ready to develop Nigeria`s palm oil industry
    6th June 2017
    During a visit to Abuja on Monday (June 5), Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi conveyed to her Nigerian counterpart Geoffrey Onyeama that Indonesia is ready to cooperate to develop Nigerias palm oil industry. Both ...
  • Government to review fuel oil prices after Lebaran
    6th June 2017
    The Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry is set to evaluate the prices of fuel oils, particularly subsidized premium gasoline and diesel oil, after the post-fasting Idul Fitri festivities. "The prices of Premium Ron 88 ...
  • Government to provide 60,000 hectares of land for garlic plantation
    5th June 2017
    The Indonesian Government is to provide 60,000 hectares of land to grow garlic to increase the countrys production of that commodity. "Currently we need to import no more than 500,000 tons of garlic a year. An ...
  • Kalla, Abe discuss acceleration of Jakarta-Surabaya railway project
    5th June 2017
    Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe discussed accelerating the development of medium-speed railway facilities on the Jakarta-Surabaya route during a bilateral meeting after the 23rd ...
  • BPH Migas to materialize flat fuel price: Jonan
    5th June 2017
    Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Ignasius Jonan has asked the Director of Regulatory Agency for Downstream Oil and Gas (BPH Migas) to make the flat fuel price program a success. "The one program that should not ...
  • Indonesia, Finland explore waste-to-energy, air safety cooperation
    5th June 2017
    A business delegation from Finland, led by Economic Minister Mika Lintila, meet Indonesias National Development Planning Minister Bambang Brodjonegoro at his office in Jakarta, Monday, to explore cooperation in infrastructure ...
  • Government to realize self-sufficiency in garlic in 2019
    5th June 2017
    The Agriculture Ministry has targeted to achieve self sufficiency in garlic in 2019, sooner than its previously set target of 2033, Agriculture Minister Amran Sulaiman stated here, Monday. Sulaiman noted after the delivery ...
  • Kalla-Sumitomo Mitsui highlight infrastructure investments
    5th June 2017
    Vice President Jusuf Kalla and the head of Sumitomo-Mitsui Banking Cooperation (SMBC), a Japanese multinational banking and financial services company, highlighted investments in infrastructure sector during a discussion at the ...