Saturday, 27th August 2016
Business
  • Thousands of PNG residents shop at Indonesian markets everyday
    12th August 2016
    About 1,000 to 1,500 Papua New Guineans shop at the Skouw market in the Muara Tami sub-district of Jayapura city, Papua province everyday, the Head of Border and Foreign Cooperation Board, Papua province, Suzana D. Wanggai said ...
  • RI industry grows 4.54 percent in first semester
    12th August 2016
    Indonesias non-oil/non-gas processing industry in the first half of 2016 grew 4.54 percent, down from 5.26 percent in the same period last year. "Of course, it had to do with the economic slowdown. But we believe we will ...
  • Lampung to host Krakatau Festival 2016
    11th August 2016
    The Lampung provincial government, along with representatives from 15 districts and cities in the province, will host the 26th Krakatau Festival 2016. "A series of activities have been prepared to enliven the Krakatau ...
  • Vice president opens 24th Gaikindo International Auto Show
    11th August 2016
    Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla, on Thursday, officially inaugurated the 24th Gaikindo International Auto Show at the Indonesia Convention Exhibition in BSD City being held on August 11-21, 2016."I would like to laud this ...
  • Tourism ministry appoints international celebrities to attract Chinese tourists
    11th August 2016
    Indonesias Tourism Ministry appointed two international celebrities, Christy Chung and Shawn Chang, as ambassadors of Pesona Indonesia to attract Chinese tourists to visit the country. A press release issued by the Tourism ...
  • Govt protects domestic steel sector
    11th August 2016
    The Ministry of Industry is protecting the local steel sector, maximizing production and absorbing more workers in an effort to restrict the use of imported steel, a senior official said. "The government has its task cut ...
  • American franchise coffee house interested in kerinci coffee
    11th August 2016
    An American franchise coffee house is interested in arabica kayu aro coffee from Kerinci district, Jambi province, the Head of Processing and Marketing of Crops at Jambi's Plantation Office, Arsyad Nur, said here on Wednesday. ...
  • Jakarta composite index down on profit taking
    10th August 2016
    Profit taking has resulted in a decline in the Jakarta composite index (IHSG) in two successive days on Wednesday, analysts said. The index of the Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) closed 16.34 points or 0.3 percent lower ...
  • VP Kalla urges to prioritize geothermal energy
    10th August 2016
    Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla (JK) has urged to prioritize the development of geothermal energy as in future, renewable energy should account for 25 percent of the energy composition. "In the coming decade, our energy ...
  • Indonesian govt urged to not trim health budget
    10th August 2016
    Edhie Baskoro Yudhoyono, a member of the House of Representatives Commission-IX overseeing demographic affairs, health, manpower, and transmigration, has called on the government to not trim the health budget. "The health ...