Wednesday, 1st July 2015
Business
  • Indonesia`s red onion production predicted to reach 1.14 million tons
    19th May 2015
    The agriculture ministry said the countrys production of red onion is predicted to reach 120,000 tons a month or 1.14 million tons this year. The production fell from 122,000 tons a month in 2014, but still is higher than ...
  • Merauke to contribute to country`s production of unhulled rice
    18th May 2015
    The Agriculture Ministry said newly developed food estate in the district of Merauke, Papua, will give the country an additional rice production of 1.5 million tons a year starting in 2016. Head of the Research and ...
  • Indonesia receives Chinese investment commitment worth US$16.7 billion
    18th May 2015
    Today in Jakarta, The Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) has received an investment commitment worth US$16.7 billion during a business forum with Chinese investors in Beijing, China, Thursday (May 14).In his statement, at ...
  • President Jokowi meets leadership of Total Group
    15th May 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) received executives of Total Group who visited his office here on Friday to discuss continuing the companys investment in Indonesia. The companys executives, including CEO Patrick Pouyanne, ...
  • Current account balance expected to improve: BI
    15th May 2015
    Bank Indonesia (BI) predicted that the countrys current account deficit would narrow with the declining trend of oil fuel imports and consumption in the country. Head of the balance of payment division of the central bank ...
  • Pertamina saves Rp1.3 trillion from oil procurements
    15th May 2015
    PT Pertamina saved as much as Rp1.3 trillion (US$98 million) from fuel and crude oil procurements in the January to March period this year. "This is a good achievement. Pertaminas hard work earned it profits that will ...
  • Indonesia has best market potential in AEC
    15th May 2015
    Indonesia has the most excellent market prospects in the upcoming ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), Secretary of the Ministry of Cooperatives and Small and Medium Enterprises Agus Muharram said. "As Indonesia has the highest ...
  • VP Kalla meets Prince Andrew at Buckingham Palace
    15th May 2015
    Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla visited the Buckingham Palace here on Thursday for an afternoon tea meeting with Prince Andrew. Kalla arrived at the palace at 4 p.m. local time flanked by Indonesian Ambassador to Britain T. ...
  • Indonesia offers virtual tour at World Expo Milano
    14th May 2015
    Visitors at the World Expo Milano (WEM) 2015 in Milan, Italy, can enjoy a virtual tour of Indonesia through an Oculus media show "Virtual Journey of Indonesia" at the Indonesian pavilion, a senior official stated. Director ...
  • Indonesia's investment board holds business meeting with Chinese executives
    14th May 2015
    Indonesias Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) held a business meeting with executives from some 100 Chinese companies to introduce them to the countrys investment potentials and its one-stop service to ease investment. ...