Tuesday, 3 Rabiul Awwal 1442 / 20 October 2020

Tuesday, 3 Rabiul Awwal 1442 / 20 October 2020

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Ministry of village proposes 2017 budget of Rp 14.8 Trillion

Sunday, 24 Jul 2016 11:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Minister of Village, Rural Development and Transmigration Marwan Ja'far said, his ministry has proposed budget 2017 amounted of Rp 14.8 trillion. This budget will be used...

Govt to adopt 'money follows program' approach in 2017

Tuesday, 19 Jul 2016 20:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government would attempt to adopt the 'money follows program' approach while allocating budgets to ministries and state institutions starting next year, Finance Minister Bambang Brodjonegoro...

House approves bills on tax amnesty and amended 2016 APBN

Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016 19:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The House of Representatives passed into laws the tax amnesty and amended 2016 state budget bills in a plenary session on Tuesday.As expected all 10 factions...

Ministry of SOE’s budget cuts affect its prioritized programs

Friday, 17 Jun 2016 01:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Ministry of State-Owned Enterprise (SOE)  submit budget cuts amounting up to Rp 95.007 billion, or 27.5 per cent according to the president of Instruction No....

KPK wants to use confiscated money to finance its operation

Wednesday, 15 Jun 2016 12:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) proposes a mechanism allowing it to use money confiscated from corruption convicts to finance anti corruption campaigns.If allowed to use the...

President reminds regional govt to utilize APBD funds soon

Wednesday, 11 May 2016 20:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has reminded the provincial governments to immediately spend the Regional Budget (APBD) funds in productive areas rather than keeping them as deposits...

Govt allocates Rp20.5 trillion to develop tourism in Wakatobi

Wednesday, 11 May 2016 19:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KENDARI -- The government has allocated Rp20.5 trillion, or some US$1.5 billion, to develop tourism in Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi, over the next three years from 2016 to 2019,...

President hints at presence of political lobbying during DAK allocation

Wednesday, 11 May 2016 19:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has assessed that political lobbying occurred while finalizing the distribution of the Special Allocation Funds (DAK), which led to an ineffective budgeting...

Ministry of agriculture allocates Rp1.1 billion to Padang's farmers

Wednesday, 11 May 2016 18:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG PANJANG -- Indonesian Ministry of Agriculture has allocated Rp1.120 billion from the 2016 state budget (APBN) to farmers of Padang Panjang, a city in the West Sumatra...

Luhut keen to raise defense budget

Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016 16:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chief Political, Legal and Security Affairs Minister Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan is keen to increase the national defense budget, particularly with regard to the procurement of weaponry...

President to issue 'inpres' on budget synchronization

Thursday, 14 Apr 2016 10:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) will soon issue special Presidential Instruction (Impres) to regulate the synchronization of planning and budgeting in the national development, according to Cabinet...

Budget efficiency, President says no more car shopping

Friday, 08 Apr 2016 21:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo urges the minister to improve efficiency by not spending budget for expenditures that are not urgent. This was said by the President while...

President summons ministers to make preparations for 2016 budget draft

Monday, 04 Apr 2016 14:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has summoned several ministers to prepare for the 2016 state budget draft's discussion to be held during a plenary session shortly after...

Indian farmers see Modi's budget as all promise

Monday, 07 Mar 2016 14:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KHANJARPUR -- Farmer Ram Pal Singh voted for Narendra Modi's promise of "better days" in India's 2014 general election, but he won't be backing the prime minister again...

President orders ESDM budget realization must exceed 90 percent

Tuesday, 01 Mar 2016 09:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo witnessed the signing of the 2016 Strategic Activities Contracts of the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM). President reminded the Ministry of...

VP: Budget to be adjusted to declining tax receipts

Friday, 26 Feb 2016 22:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- If state receipts from the tax sector start declining, the budget expenditure, which had been set, would automatically be adjusted to the falling income, Vice President...

Jokowi hopes no delay in budget approval

Thursday, 17 Dec 2015 18:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said in front of leaders of district legislative assemblies (DPRD) from all over Indonesia, he hopes no delay in the approval of...

State budget deficit in 2015 believed to reach 2.5 percent

Sunday, 08 Nov 2015 19:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- Minister of Finance, Bambang Brodjonegoro, stated that budget deficit by the end of the year would be estimated to reach 2.5 percent of Gross Domestic Product...

Here are state budget draft 2016

Saturday, 31 Oct 2015 19:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Government and Budget Agency of House of Representatives have agreed on State Budget Draft 2016. It would be brought to level II discussion at the...

Budget for regional disaster management only 0.02 percent

Thursday, 29 Oct 2015 10:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Head of Data, Information, and Public Relations of National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB), Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, stated that the local governments did not put serious attention...

Parliament approves budget for Finance Ministry

Wednesday, 07 Oct 2015 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Commission XI of the House of Representatives approved the budget ceiling at Rp30.9 trillion for the Finance Ministry in 2016."Commission XI approves the proposed budget...

Government allocates Rp 313,5 trillion for developing infrastructures

Saturday, 15 Aug 2015 22:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo conveyed the government's statement on the Draft Law on the State Budget 2016 and its Financial Note. In the 2016 draft budget, the...

Govt earns Rp15 trillion from bond sales

Wednesday, 05 Aug 2015 10:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government has sold a series of state bonds and earned Rp15 trillion to be used to help pluck up a deficit in the state budget.Originally...

Jokowi wants realistic assumptions in 2016 state budget

Tuesday, 04 Aug 2015 21:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The basic assumptions in the draft 2016 state budget should be set realistically in line with the latest economic developments, stated President Joko Widodo (Jokowi)."The basic...

Minister says some regional budget allocation sttill unused

Wednesday, 08 Jul 2015 14:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- As much as Rp250 trillion of the budget allocated for regional governments is still unused due to slow absorption of the state budget, Home Affairs Minister...

Distribution of police budget requested to be appropriate

Thursday, 02 Jul 2015 20:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Commission III of the House of Representatives (DPR) held a meeting with the Police, on Thursday, July 2. There were some things that were discussed in...

Kalla: Absorption not sole priority in regional budget evaluation

Thursday, 02 Jul 2015 19:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The evaluation of the Budget for Regional Income and Expenditure (APBD) is not merely to check the amount absorbed but also concerns its impacts on regional...

Minister Tjahjo admits Pilkada's surveillance budget still unfinish

Tuesday, 23 Jun 2015 16:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The hearing (RDP) of Commission II of the House of Representatives (DPR) with the Home Affairs Ministry related to preparation for simultaneous local elections 2015, is...

Govt called on to accelerate implementation of budget projects

Monday, 27 Apr 2015 14:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government needs to push for faster implementation of its programs especially in the construction sector.Implementation of construction projects is low as indicated by the spending...

ANRI dissatisfied with insufficient budget

Wednesday, 01 Apr 2015 12:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chief of the National Archives of Indonesia (ANRI) Mustari Irawan has complained of the small budget his office has received to maintain the agency's operations."We are...

NTT cooperatives have assets almost equal to provincial budget

Sunday, 22 Mar 2015 21:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LARANTUKA -- East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) Governor Frans Lebu Raya said that assets of cooperatives in that province were valued at Rp3 trillion by the end of 2014...

China extends military splurge with 10.1 percent increase

Thursday, 05 Mar 2015 21:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- China unveiled a fresh double-digit spending boost for its military on Thursday with a 10.1 percent increase in 2015, as it is embroiled in a series...

China defence budget to grow about 10 percent

Wednesday, 04 Mar 2015 16:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- China's defence budget will rise by about 10 percent in 2015, Beijing said Wednesday, extending a run of double-digit annual increases that reflects its broad military...

Govt okeys S Sulawesi railway tracks budget

Monday, 16 Feb 2015 17:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAKASSAR -- The government has agreed to set aside more than Rp1 trillion in funds to build railway tracks in South Sulawesi province, Deputy Governor Agus Arifin Nu'Mang...

President urges relevant agencies to commerce work after budget approval

Sunday, 15 Feb 2015 03:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo welcomed the approval of the revised budget bill for 2015 on Saturday urging the government to get to work."The only problem related to...

Parliament, Govt hold meeting on state budget amendment

Tuesday, 03 Feb 2015 16:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The House of Representatives (DPR) and four chief ministers representing the government held a consultative meeting to discuss the amended State Budget (APBN-P) 2015."Today's agenda is...

Govt provides additional budget to three ministries

Saturday, 10 Jan 2015 17:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Government gives additional budget to three ministries from fiscal room. The recent step on revoking subsidy for 88-octane Premium fuel adds the fiscal room up to...

Govt to allocate Rp20 trillion for rural development

Saturday, 27 Dec 2014 22:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PAMEKASAN -- The government plans to allocate more than Rp20 trillion for rural development next year, according to a lawmaker."The extra budget allocation of more than Rp20 trillion...

Govt provides annual subsidy fund worth 17 trillion IDR to Papua

Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 18:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla affirmed that the government annually provides fund subsidy worth 17 trillion IDR to Papua."The funds collected from taxation, royalties, and other properties...

VP reaffirms govt's vow to curtail unnecessary routine expenses

Tuesday, 09 Dec 2014 00:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government's plan to reduce the budget for unnecessary routine expenses and policies might not be viewed in a positive light by every party in Indonesia,...

Jokowi to examine budget in each ministry

Tuesday, 02 Dec 2014 10:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- In a move to cut spending on budget, President Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo will examine budget in each ministry. He will ensure that the ministry spends its...

Minister of Finance appoints his deputy as acting Director General of Tax

Monday, 01 Dec 2014 17:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Minister of Finance Bambang Brodjonegoro appoints Vice Minister Mardiasmo as acting Director General of Tax. Mardiasmo is replacing the retiring Fuad Rahmany. "It is not easy to...

President to examine all ministerial budget in a move to cut spending

Monday, 01 Dec 2014 17:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- In a move to cut spending on budget, President Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo will examine budget in each ministry. He will ensure that the ministry spends its...

Minister: Indonesian military budget increases to 1.5 percent

Thursday, 06 Nov 2014 15:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Joko Widodo's government will step up military spending to 1.5 percent of the state budget, stated Indonesian Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu."President Jokowi will consistently modernize the...

BPK asks for additional budget of Rp 91 bln

Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 08:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Supreme Audit Board (BPK) has submitted a proposal for a larger allocation of budget to Rp2.987 trillion to meet its growing requirement in 2015.The agency...

OJK budget increases 40 percent next year

Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 16:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Financial Service Authority has submitted a proposal of indicative budget ceilings to Ministry of Finance in 2015. The number reached 3.5 trillion IDR, an increase...

House endorsed revised 2014 state budget

Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 10:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The House of Representatives (DPR) has decided to enact into law the Draft Law on the Revised 2014 State Budget and its Financial Note revision."We accept...

Pentagon plans $80 bln war budget despite Afghan exit

Wednesday, 05 Mar 2014 15:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon has proposed $79.4 billion in war funding in 2015 even though most or all US troops are due to withdraw from Afghanistan by the...

President: The use of budgetary funds must be proper and transparent

Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 20:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR - President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono asked governors, ministers and government institution heads to make use of state budget funds in a transparent, accountable and appropriate manner. "Avoid irregularities,"...

Visa launches travel budget application

Tuesday, 22 Oct 2013 13:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Visa launches a travel budget application for smart phone. Traveler can manage and monitor his or her travel budget with this software. President Director of PT...