Saturday, 28th March 2015
Business
  • Indonesia`s internal economic conditions are good: Chief Minister
    4th March 2015
    Indonesias Chief Economic Minister Sofyan Djalil reiterated here on Wednesday that the internal economic conditions were good and blamed external factors for the current depreciation of the rupiah. "Not only the rupiah but ...
  • President invites rice traders to discuss price hike
    3rd March 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) invited several rice traders to discuss the recent rice price hike at the Presidential Palace here on Tuesday. "This afternoon I invited rice rice traders in Jakarta particularly the Cipinang ...
  • Indonesian government to control inflation optimally
    2nd March 2015
    The Indonesian government will take various measures and efforts to control inflation in 2015, in accordance with its target plan."We will do anything to control inflation," Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Sofyan ...
  • Aprindo urges Jokowi to focus on connectivity project
    1st March 2015
    The head of the Western Region (Medan-Lampung) chapter of the Indonesian Association of Retailers, Hasanuri Jr, has urged President Joko Widodo to focus on a number of projects to improve connectivity between regions in ...
  • Bali Travel Fair to invite cruise travel agents
    1st March 2015
    The organizing committee of "Bali Beyond and Travel Fair" (BBTF) 2015 will invite cruise travel agents to take part in the event to be held in Bali, in June 2015. "We still have three months. They might come because cruise ...
  • President suspects certain parties of exploiting rice supplies
    1st March 2015
    President Joko Widodo suspects that certain parties wish to take advantage of the rice distribution system to force the government to import rice. "My feeling is that certain quarters are doing this with the aim of forcing ...
  • Climate factor causes rice price hikes: Observer
    1st March 2015
    Agriculture observer Khudori said recent hikes in rice prices were mostly triggered by climate changes that caused a delay in harvesting. "We should have experienced grand harvests beginning this February until next May. ...
  • Investment board sets high investment target for Papua, West Papua
    1st March 2015
    The Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) sets a high investment target of Rp265 trillion in Papua and West Papua for the next five years. The target rose from the total investment of Rp67 trillion in the countrys most ...
  • General Motors failed to compete in automotive industry:Vice president
    27th February 2015
    General Motors went bankrupt in Indonesia because it failed to compete with Japanese and South Korean automotive industries, which can produce millions of units every year, Vice President Jusuf Kalla said. "People buy a car ...
  • Jakarta index extends gain, rupiah falls
    26th February 2015
    The Jakarta composite index (JCI) extended gains closing higher on Thursday on continued inflows of foreign funds into the domestic market, analysts said. The index of the Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) rose 6.314 points ...