APSN Banner

Industry & State-Owned Enterprises

Displaying 1 - 50 of 324 Documents

May 4, 2022

Jakarta Globe - May 4, 2022

Jakarta – Indonesia's manufacturing sector expansion has accelerated in April thanks to improving economic activities that spur employment and purchasing activity, according to the late

February 25, 2022

February 15, 2022

Jakarta Globe - February 15, 2022

Karawang, West Java.

February 8, 2022

Tempo - February 8, 2022

M. Faiz Zaki, Jakarta – The Indonesian Ministry of Industry recorded a growth of 3.67 percent in the non-oil and gas processing industry throughout 2021.

February 2, 2022

Jakarta Globe - February 2, 2022

Jakarta – Indonesia's manufacturing sector expanded at a solid rate at the start of 2022, as demand was strong, with foreign sales increasing and putting more than a single ripple in th

January 3, 2022

Jakarta Globe - January 3, 2022

Jakarta – Indonesia manufacturing companies have ended 2021 in an expansion mode, albeit at a slower pace due to further slow down in demand, according to the latest monthly report from

December 30, 2021

Jakarta Globe - December 30, 2021

Jakarta – State-owned steelmaker Krakatau Steel recently announced that it has repaid the tranche B debt of Rp 2.7 trillion to three state banks, namely Mandiri, BRI, and BNI.

December 28, 2021

Bloomberg News - December 28, 2021

Fathiya Dahrul and Rieka Rahadiana – Indonesia is overhauling state companies and replacing the management teams with professionals and many of the president's allies amid concern the a

December 21, 2021

Jakarta Globe - December 21, 2021

Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – Indonesia has kicked off the construction of what will be the world's largest green industrial park in Bulungan, North Kalimantan.

November 24, 2021

Australian Financial Review - November 24, 2021

Emma Connors, Singapore/Jakarta – Indonesia's home-grown, super-app giant Gojek has pledged to lead the country's transition to electric vehicles, a key element in the nation's plan to

November 1, 2021

Jakarta Globe - November 1, 2021

Jakarta – Indonesian manufacturing sector has expanded at a record pace in October from a month earlier following the government decision to ease the Covid-19 restrictions, according to

September 15, 2021

September 1, 2021

Jakarta Globe - September 1, 2021

Jakarta – Indonesia's manufacturing sector has contracted for the second consecutive month in August, albeit at a slower rate, as disruptions brought by the Covid-19 pandemic continue t

August 1, 2021

Jakarta Globe - August 1, 2021

Herman, Heru Andriyanto, Jakarta – Japanese auto giant Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) has recently announced that Indonesia became its largest market by country in the first quarte

July 15, 2021

Jakarta Globe - July 15, 2021

Jakarta – Industri Baterai Indonesia, an electric vehicle battery subsidiary of state-owned largest miners, has estimated that it would need $15.3 billion in total investment to develop

July 14, 2021

Jakarta Globe - July 14, 2021

Heru Andriyanto, Herman, Jakarta – The Indonesian government seeks to become electric vehicle production hub in the region, aiming for an output of 600,000 electric cars and 2.5 million

June 24, 2021

Tempo - June 24, 2021

Antara, Jakarta – Investment Minister or the Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) chief Bahlil Lahadalia announced that Indonesia's factory of electric vehicles or EV battery will start

June 16, 2021

Nikkei Asia - June 16, 2021

Erwida Maulia, Jakarta – Jobs for a rock guitarist and a prominent cleric as commissioners at Indonesia's state-owned enterprises are among a clutch of appointments raising questions ov

April 1, 2021

Jakarta Globe - April 1, 2021

Jakarta – Indonesia's key manufacturing sector indicator has climbed to a decade high last month as producers ramp up outputs following a rise in new orders while pausing downsizing the

March 27, 2021

Jakarta Globe - March 27, 2021

Jakarta – The Ministry of State-Owned Enterprises has inaugurated Indonesia Battery Corporation or IBC, an electric battery holding company, paving the way for up to $22 billion partner

March 20, 2021

Jakarta Globe - March 20, 2021

Heru Andriyanto, Jakarta – South Korean carmaker Hyundai Motor Company could produce up to 150,000 cars a year in Indonesia when its new factory operates at full capacity, an executive

March 16, 2021

Jakarta Globe - March 16, 2021

Jakarta – Astra International, Indonesia's largest car distributor, has seen its car production picks up pace this year in line with rising demand, giving the company hope for a recover

March 9, 2021

Jakarta Globe - March 9, 2021

Muawwan Daelami, Jakarta – Waskita Toll Road, or WTR, a subsidiary of state-controlled construction company Waskita Karya, has announced a plan to divest all of its 30 percent interest

November 27, 2020

Jakarta Post - November 27, 2020

Adrian Wail Akhlas, Jakarta – The government needs to ramp up research and development (R&D) and develop human resources in the manufacturing industry, the business sector contribut

November 17, 2020

Jakarta Post - November 17, 2020

Arya Dipa, Bandung – Carmaker Hyundai Motor Asia-Pacific is planning to start manufacturing electric cars in West Java by 2022, as Indonesia plans to produce batteries for electric vehi

Jakarta Globe - November 17, 2020

Triyan Pangastuti, Jakarta – Contemporary Amperex Technology, or CATL, a battery manufacturer from China, has decided to invest $5.1 billion to build a manufacturing plant for electric

November 5, 2020

Jakarta Post - November 5, 2020

Mardika Parama, Jakarta – Industry Minister Agus Gumiwang Kartasasmita has urged manufacturers that have obtained operational and mobility permits (IOMKI) to consistently provide the go

November 4, 2020

Jakarta Post - November 4, 2020

Adrian Wail Akhlas, Jakarta – Manufacturing activity declined further in October as manufacturers cut back on production and reduced workforce amid weak demand, showing further signs of

November 3, 2020

October 23, 2020

Tempo - October 23, 2020

Antara, Jakarta – President Joko Widodo or Jokowi asked his cabinet ministers to accelerate the development of the coal derivative industry in order to increase the added value of coal

October 15, 2020

Jakarta Post - October 15, 2020

Adrian Wail Akhlas, Jakarta – Factory activity in Indonesia showed signs of improvement in the third quarter after recording the deepest slump ever in the previous quarter, as the reope

October 14, 2020

Jakarta Globe - October 14, 2020

Rangga Prakoso, Jakarta – Indonesia Asahan Aluminium, the state-owned mining holding company, has unveiled a $12 billion plan to create an integrated electric vehicle battery industry c

October 8, 2020

Jakarta Post - October 8, 2020

Jakarta – The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on the Indonesian economy.

September 26, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 26, 2020

Alya Nurbaiti, Jakarta – Garment company PT Sejin Fashion Indonesia, a subsidiary of South Korean footwear manufacturer Parkland Co., Ltd., has made the decision to relocate its product

September 25, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 25, 2020

Mardika Parama, Jakarta – Indonesian carmakers are looking at the export market to boost sales and increase factory utilization rates as the COVID-19 pandemic is projected to continue w

September 23, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 23, 2020

Jakarta – The Bekasi COVID-19 task force has reported that 869 factory workers have tested positive for COVID-19 since the start of the outbreak.

September 21, 2020

Tempo - September 21, 2020

Adi Warsono (Contributor), Bekasi – As many as 369 employees of the Epson factory in the Ejib industrial area, South Cikarang, Bekasi Regency were confirmed positive for the coronavirus

September 19, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 19, 2020

Mardika Parama, Jakarta – The Association of Indonesian Automotive Manufacturers (Gaikindo), which previously slashed its domestic car sales target by 40 percent to just 600,000 units t

September 17, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 17, 2020

Mardika Parama, Jakarta – Around 50 percent of the country's construction companies have permanently shut down their businesses as of July, with small firms taking the biggest hit, amid

September 12, 2020

Jakarta Globe - September 12, 2020

Heru Andriyanto, Jakarta – Japanese automaker Daihatsu described in a simple chart how the two-month social restrictions in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak have sent national car s

September 11, 2020

Tempo - September 11, 2020

Jakarta – The Jakarta Administration has decided to impose a full-scale PSBB social restrictions starting on Monday, September 14, in a bid to flatten the rising COVID-19 infection case

September 9, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 9, 2020

Jakarta – Industrial COVID-19 clusters discovered in the Bekasi and Karawang regencies of West Java reached 500 cases on Tuesday, prompting demands for increased testing and tracing.

September 8, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 8, 2020

Jakarta – The State-Owned Enterprises (SOE) Ministry is limiting the number of expert staff members allowed on each SOEs' board of directors after finding that some staffers were paid h

September 7, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 7, 2020

Ardila Syakriah, Jakarta – Six months into the pandemic, Indonesian workers are not only at risk of massive layoffs but also of infections at their workplaces, as virus clusters have em

September 5, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 5, 2020

Arya Dipa, Bandung, West Java – As new clusters of COVID-19 transmission continue to emerge in industrial areas in Bekasi regency, West Java Governor Ridwan Kamil has urged factory work

September 2, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 2, 2020

Riska Rahman, Jakarta – Indonesia's manufacturing activity has shown signs of improvement for the first time since February, but risks remain as new COVID-19 clusters emerge in factorie

September 1, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 1, 2020

Tri Indah Oktavianti, Jakarta – The Constitutional Court (MK) has said that deputy ministers cannot hold concurrent roles at state-owned and private firms, arguing that they should focu

Jakarta Post - September 1, 2020

Yunindita Prasidya, Jakarta – The Finance Ministry's State Assets Directorate General (DJKN) has said it will accelerate the disbursement of Rp 20.5 trillion (US$1.4 billion) in state c

August 28, 2020

Jakarta Post - August 28, 2020

Riska Rahman, Jakarta – State-owned cement producer PT Semen Indonesia expects domestic cement demand to contract by 13 to 15 percent this year.

August 27, 2020

Tempo - August 27, 2020

Antara, Jakarta – Covid-19 infection clusters in companies have spread in Bekasi Regency, West Java. There are at least 30 firms reported positive cases.