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Economy & Investment

September 8, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Agence France Presse - September 8, 2019

Peter Brieger – Indonesia's surprise plan to roll out a nickel-ore export ban two years early could scare foreign investors away from Southeast Asia's biggest economy, analysts say, as

September 7, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Post - September 7, 2019

Jakarta – Legal uncertainties have hindered foreign investors from investing in Indonesia, especially in new or green field projects, Bank Indonesia (BI) senior deputy governor Destry

September 6, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Globe - September 6, 2019

Whisnu Bagus Prasetyo, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo inaugurated the assembly plant of Solo Manufaktur Kreasi, producer of the homegrown Esemka, in Boyolali, Central Java, o

September 5, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Globe - September 5, 2019

Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has ordered his ministers to prepare for a possible global recession in the coming months as the trade war between the United States and China

September 4, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Reuters - September 4, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Wednesday ordered his ministers to increase efforts to cut regulations that hurt foreign direct investment, aiming to shield Southeast Asi

August 30, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Post - August 30, 2019

Jakarta – The House of Representatives has approved the government's target of 5.3 percent economic growth for next year and this will be the foundation for other projections made unde

August 17, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Post - August 17, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia's digital economy is expected to almost double in value from Rp 814 trillion last year to Rp 1.447 quadrillion (US$101 billion) by 2024, a recent study says.

August 15, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Reuters - August 15, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia will unveil plans for increasing how much foreign investors can own of businesses in some sectors by year-end, the head of the country's investment board told Reute

August 6, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
South China Morning Post - August 6, 2019

Karim Raslan – While industry can transform lives, create jobs and churn out vital products, we are becoming increasingly aware of the pollution and destruction it leaves in its wake.

August 5, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Post - August 5, 2019

Marchio Irfan Gorbiano, Jakarta – Indonesia's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) expansion slowed to 5.05 percent in the second quarter this year, from 5.27 percent in the same period last y

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Globe - August 5, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia's economic growth leveled off slightly in the second quarter as an investment slowdown and lower exports wiped out the boost from the elections and festive spending

August 1, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Post - August 1, 2019

Victor Mambor, Jayapura, Papua – Papua Governor Lukas Enembe has issued a regulation to help boost the involvement of Papuan businesspeople in procurement projects and speed up develop

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Globe - August 1, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia's annual inflation rate rose slightly to 3.32 percent in July, as raw food prices maintained an upward trend due to the dry season, the national statistics agency s

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Post - August 1, 2019

Jakarta – The executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) commended the authorities' policy response in the face of strong external headwinds in 2018, which supported posi

July 30, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Post - July 30, 2019

Jakarta – Singapore remained the largest foreign investor in Indonesia during the first half, with investments of US$3.4 billion comprising 5,348 projects, according to the latest inve

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Post - July 30, 2019

Rachmadea Aisyah, Jakarta – The chairman of the Investment Coordinating Board, Thomas Trikasih Lembong, is optimistic investments would record a double-digit growth this year after a 7

July 24, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Globe - July 24, 2019

Nur Yasmin, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo must streamline the bureaucracy and overhaul the relationship between the central and regional governments to improve the investmen

July 18, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Post - July 18, 2019

Marchio Irfan Gorbiano, Jakarta – The Office of the Coordinating Economic Minister has revived a discussion about relaxing the negative investment list (DNI) following a recent speech

July 16, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Globe - July 16, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia's economy will be unable to grow at more than 5.5 percent in the short term if structural problems hampering productivity are not resolved, Finance Minister Sri Mul

July 15, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Globe - July 15, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia posted a trade surplus in June amid declines in both the country's import and export, the Central Statistics Agency announced on Monday.

July 14, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Globe - July 14, 2019

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July 11, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Post - July 11, 2019

Jakarta – The subdued textile and textile products industry is not impressed by the government policy to offer "jumbo" tax deductions as the industry considers that the safeguard polic

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Post - July 11, 2019

Jakarta – Business activity improved in the second quarter, indicated by the increase of weighted net balance (WNB) to 19.17 percent from 8.65 percent in the previous quarter, accordin

July 8, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Post - July 8, 2019

Made Anthony Iswara, Jakarta – The House of Representatives and the government have agreed on a set of macroeconomic assumptions that will form the basis for the 2020 state budget.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Globe - July 8, 2019
Muhamad Al Azhari, Jakarta – Business optimism is on the rise in Indonesia, with 98 percent of local companies surveyed by global investment bank HSBC saying they expect to grow in the nex