Tuesday, 2nd September 2014
Business
  • Qantas to continue flying over Iraq
    29th July 2014
    Australian airline Qantas said Tuesday it would continue flying over Iraqi airspace, despite alliance partner Emirates deciding to alter its routes over concerns about jihadist missile attacks following the MH17 crash. ...
  • Investors awaiting final decision on presidential election
    29th July 2014
    Share investors are awaiting the final decision of the Constitutional Court on the result of the July 9 presidential election , an analyst said. Investors are spending the long Idul Fitri holidays waiting for the decision ...
  • Hotel occupancy rate in Bali rising sharply
    26th July 2014
    The hotel occupancy rate in Bali is predicted to rise at an average 70 percent during the current long post-fasting holiday. "We are predicting it will increase up to 70 percent," deputy chairman of the Bali chapter of the ...
  • Government expects more revenues from mining contract renegotiation
    25th July 2014
    The government is expecting additional revenues from renegotiation of mining contracts through royalties and export taxes, chief economic minister Chairul Tanjung said. "It is estimated that further US$5-6 billion could be ...
  • Jakarta composite index closes lower, rupiah gains
    25th July 2014
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) closed lower on Friday on investors concerned with political uncertainty over claims of massive election rigging. The index of the Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) fell 0.19 percent ...
  • Jokowi launches beef market operation
    24th July 2014
    Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo, better known as Jokowi, inaugurated the launch of a Beef Market Operation to meet the increased demand for meat in view of the Idul Fitri celebrations after the fasting period ends. "I ...
  • Jakarta index closes higher, rupiah down
    24th July 2014
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) extend again on Thursday with investors buying more than selling shares, analysts said. The index of the Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) closed slightly or 0.11 percent higher at 5,098.64 ...
  • New government to consider adequate fiscal requirement: Finance minister
    23rd July 2014
    Finance Minister Chatib Basri said that the new government should contemplate adequate fiscal requirement to carry out programs and support economic growth. "I believe that the governments revenue will not be good and with ...
  • Market players waiting for definitive election results: Chairul Tanjung
    23rd July 2014
    Chief economic minister Chairul Tanjung said here on Wednesday that markets players were awaiting the definitive results of the presidential election, despite KPUs official announcement on Tuesday evening. "If any party ...
  • Jakarta index closes higher on Wednesday
    23rd July 2014
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) extended gain on Wednesday with foreign investors buying more than selling shares. The index of the Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) closed 9.7 points or 0.19 percent higher at 5,093.23 ...