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September 8, 2020

Tempo - September 8, 2020

Caesar Akbar, Jakarta - At least 59 countries have restricted entry of Indonesian citizens over concerns of the high number of Covid-19 positive cases in the archipelago.

August 25, 2020

Jakarta Post - August 25, 2020

Alya Nurbaiti, Jakarta – Indonesia is seeking to work with the US state of Indiana by importing more soybeans and in turn expanding the market for tempeh, a traditional Indonesian soybe

August 19, 2020

Jakarta Post - August 19, 2020

Adrian Wail Akhlas, Jakarta – Indonesia recorded the biggest trade surplus in nine years in July as exports rose for a third consecutive month while demand for imports remained weak ami

August 17, 2020

Jakarta Post - August 17, 2020

Rizki Fachriansyah, Jakarta – Several international leaders conveyed their well-wishes for Indonesia's future on the country's 75th Independence Day on Monday.

August 13, 2020

Jakarta Post - August 13, 2020

Mardika Parama, Jakarta – Indonesia, the biggest palm oil producer in the world, saw production and exports of the commodity contract in the first half of the year due to economic impa

August 7, 2020

Jakarta Post - August 7, 2020

Made Anthony Iswara, Jakarta – Indonesia should ratify a landmark United Nations treaty to consolidate its commitment to put an end to the use of nuclear weapons, a campaigner for a No

July 15, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 15, 2020

Adrian Wail Akhlas, Jakarta – Indonesia booked a trade surplus of US$1.27 billion in June as both exports and imports rose from the slump recorded in May, signaling increasing economic

July 10, 2020

Tempo - July 10, 2020

Vindry Florentin, Jakarta – Indonesian coal entrepreneurs are exploring new export destinations in non-traditional markets in the Asian region, including Vietnam and Pakistan.

July 7, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 7, 2020

Dzulfiqar Fathur Rahman, Jakarta – The Indonesian government and industry players are gearing up to boost export of key products to neighboring Australia, amid slowing trade during the

July 6, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 6, 2020

Dzulfiqar Fathur Rahman, Jakarta – Indonesia's nontariff barriers on food imports may limit the accessibility and affordability of nutritious foods, which have become increasingly impo

July 5, 2020

ABC News - July 5, 2020

Erwin Renaldi – While more than one million Australians travel to Indonesia annually, a recent poll shows this hasn't necessarily enhanced people's knowledge of one of Australia's clos

July 1, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 1, 2020

Apriza Pinandita, Jakarta – Several governmental and non-governmental institutions in Indonesia have issued statements condemning Israel's plan to annex a large part of the West Bank,

June 27, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 27, 2020

Dian Septiari, Jakarta – With concerns over economic catastrophe taking center stage at the 36th ASEAN Summit, which kicked off virtually on Friday, some country members of the regiona

June 26, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 26, 2020

Dzulfiqar Fathur Rahman, Jakarta – Six Indonesian manufacturers of personal protective equipment (PPE) are preparing to export coveralls as they meet international standards for the pr

June 22, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 22, 2020

Dzulfiqar Fathur Rahman, Jakarta – The government is calling on companies to boost their research and development to produce import substitutes to help reduce Indonesia's reliance on f

June 19, 2020

Channel News Asia - June 19, 2020

Kiki Siregar, Jakarta – Amid recent activities in the South China Sea, the Indonesian government has reiterated its position on the rule of international law through diplomatic notes a

June 18, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 18, 2020

Nina Loasana, Jakarta – Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister Mahendra Siregar says the country has become more independent in producing medical gear and other health equipment, including pe

Jakarta Post - June 18, 2020

Apriza Pinandita, Jakarta – Indonesia has secured a seat on the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) for the 2021 to 2023 term.

June 17, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 17, 2020

Dzulfiqar Fathur Rahman, Jakarta – The Trade Ministry has lifted an export ban on personal protective equipment (PPE) amid oversupply in national production as it seeks to restore expo

June 15, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 15, 2020

Adrian Wail Akhlas, Jakarta – Indonesia booked a trade surplus of US$2.09 billion in May as imports fell steeper than the export slump against the backdrop of social restrictions world

June 10, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 10, 2020

Apriza Pinandita, Jakarta – Foreign Minister Retno LP Marsudi has sent letters to at least 30 of her counterparts around the world urging them to reject the Israeli government's plan t

June 9, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 9, 2020

Dzulfiqar Fathur Rahman, Jakarta – Indonesia has been hit by trade remedies involving nine trading partners that launched an investigation into alleged unfair practices by the country,

June 3, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 3, 2020

Mardika Parama, Jakarta – The Industry Ministry pushed back the deadline to achieve its import reduction target by a year, as the COVID-19 pandemic has battered productivity and demand

May 29, 2020

Reuters - May 29, 2020

Jakarta – Indonesia has imposed tariffs on imports of some textile products for the period until November 2022, according to a finance ministry regulation, in a bid to protect local pr

May 27, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 27, 2020

Apriza Pinandita, Jakarta – Indonesia is set to receive the first delivery of ventilators for COVID-19 patients donated by the United States in early June, the Foreign Ministry confirm