Tuesday, 16th September 2014
Business
  • Govt allocates Rp433.5 trillion for subsidies
    16th August 2014
    The government has set aside Rp433.5 trillion in the draft 2015 state budget for subsidy expenditures, stated President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. While delivering a speech on the draft state budget for 2015 and its ...
  • Draft 2015 state budget gives space for next government: President
    16th August 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said that the Draft 2015 State Budget has provided space for the new government to improve and implement new programs. The president when delivering a speech on the Draft 2015 State ...
  • Education, health tops President Yudhoyono`s agenda
    15th August 2014
    Education and health sectors have continued to top President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono governments priorities while implementing policies and programs, stressed the president. "Education is the most appropriate way to ...
  • President Yudhoyono emphasizes on social security for health benefits
    15th August 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono emphasized on the benefits of the Social Security Provider Body for Health (BPJS) in his state-of-the-nation address here on Friday. The president delivered his annual address during a ...
  • Jakarta index opens slightly higher, rupiah weakening
    15th August 2014
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) opened on Friday slightly higher at 5,155.58 points . The index of the Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) rose 0.04 points with index of 45 most liquid stock gaining 0.01 points to 872.56 ...
  • BI rate maintained at 7.5 percent for 2014
    14th August 2014
    Bank Indonesia (BI) has opted to maintain its benchmark interest rate (BI rate) at 7.5 percent with the lending facility rate and deposit facility rate at 7.5 percent and 5.75 percent respectively. "The policy is consistent ...
  • Performance of IHSG attracts third position in Asia-Pasific
    14th August 2014
    The Financial Services Authority (OJK) announced that the performance of the Indonesian Composite Index (IHSG) in the Indonesia Stock Exchange (BEI) has gained third place in the Asia-Pacific region. "IHSG is in the third ...
  • Economic growth tends to drift towards lower limit: BI
    14th August 2014
    Bank Indonesia (BI) has forecast that the countrys economic growth will tend to veer towards the lower limit of its range set at 5.1-5.5 percent. "BI saw that the economic growth in 2014 is still in line with its ...
  • Jakarta index closes lower, rupiah gains
    14th August 2014
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) closed lower on Thursday on profit taking. The Index of the Indonesian Stock Exchange fell 0.25 percent to 5,155.54 points with index of 45 most liquid stock down 0.42 percent to 882.55 ...
  • Current account deficit predicted to reach US$27 billion
    14th August 2014
    Bank Indonesia (central bank) said the countrys current account deficit is estimated to reach US$27 billion in 2014, lower than around US$30 billion in 2013. "The deficit is expected to decline in the following quarters, ...