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Sunday, 4 Jumadil Akhir 1442 / 17 January 2021

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OJK: Vaccine Procurement Gives Global Economy Trust

Tuesday, 10 Nov 2020 17:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- One of the keys to improving the national economy lies in the procurement of vaccines. The government ensures that the procurement of vaccines can be...

Saudi Vision 2030 offers opportunities to Indonesian businesses

Saturday, 13 Aug 2016 03:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A program called Saudi Vision 2030 offers opportunities to Indonesian entrepreneurs to expand their businesses to Saudi Arabia, an Indonesian government official said here Friday. "Saudi Arabia...

Indonesia hopes WIEF will help empower SMEs

Thursday, 04 Aug 2016 22:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia hopes the World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) can become a forum that will empower small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and make them contribute more to...

BI: Indonesia's economy improves

Friday, 29 Jul 2016 01:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDAR LAMPUNG -- The central Bank of Indonesia has said that Indonesia's economy will continuously improve, along with the stability of the economy, the continuation of fiscal stimulus,...

Kadin expects IEU-CEPA negotiations to reach completion

Friday, 22 Jul 2016 22:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry expects the negotiations for the Indonesia European Union Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IEU-CEPA) to be completed in less than...

Authority sets up exclusive zone on Mt Bromo

Thursday, 14 Jul 2016 22:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PROBOLINGGO -- The Volcanology and Geology Disaster Mitigation Center (PVMBG) said on Thursday that Mount Bromo has remained on alert level II and that an exclusion zone of...

Agency: Indonesia developing despite challenges

Wednesday, 13 Jul 2016 21:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The national development planning programs, so far, implemented by the government have been running better than their earlier counterparts, although challenges are still lying ahead, according...

Demand for cement surges in Gorontalo signalling economic revival

Wednesday, 29 Jun 2016 19:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GORONTALO -- Demand for cement in Gorontalo surged 26 percent year-on-year so far in 2016, signalling revival of the regional economy."The growth is exceptionally high compared to 3.4...

VP: Decrease in economic growth target is realistic

Wednesday, 08 Jun 2016 16:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla said that the deflation of the target number in the country's economic growth is realistic and can happen in weak economic condition...

LPPI warns of fraud amid economic slowdown

Wednesday, 01 Jun 2016 18:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Director of the Indonesian Banking Development Institute (LPPI) Krisna Wijaya warned of bank fraud amid economic slowdown.The government has issued 12 deregulation measures to boost economic...

Wiranto: Tax is what shape economic Independence

Monday, 30 May 2016 22:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID , JAKARTA - Public awareness of paying taxes is a form of support to achieve independence in the economic field . Hanura Party Chairman Wiranto said the matter...

Legislator supports deregulation in regions to boost investment

Sunday, 29 May 2016 08:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian lawmaker Dadang S Muchtar has expressed his support to the government's policy on deregulation in the regions to improve the investment climate."Mr Jokowi's directives are...

President to lead team to monitor implementation of deregulation packages

Wednesday, 25 May 2016 10:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Cabinet secretary Pramono Anung said here on Tuesday that President Joko Widodo would personally lead the team to monitor the implementation of deregulation packages issued by...

Indonesia has potential to become world's cycling destination

Monday, 23 May 2016 23:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia has the potential to emerge as the world's cycling destination, the Chairman of the Executive Board of the Indonesian Sport Bike Association, Raja Sapta Oktohari,...

Saudi Arabia keen to strengthen economic ties with Indonesia

Tuesday, 17 May 2016 13:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Saudi Arabian businessmen have been committed to strengthening economic cooperation with Indonesia in terms of trade and shariah financing.The commitment was facilitated by the Saudi Exports...

China needs private sectors to step up

Monday, 16 May 2016 22:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- Xia Xiaokang and Bruno Chen, who both run private-sector companies, are the sort of businessmen that Chinese leaders are increasingly concerned about as economic growth slows.Beijing...

Indonesia ready to host Islamic Economic Forum

Tuesday, 10 May 2016 20:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Finance Minister, Bambang Brodjonegoro, has said Indonesia is ready to host the 12th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) from August 2-4, 2016."This forum aims to...

FM reaffirms Japan's economic ties to Thailand

Sunday, 01 May 2016 23:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANGKOK -- Japan's foreign minister arrived in Bangkok on Sunday aiming to reaffirm economic ties after Japanese investments in Thailand slumped last year amid political concerns as well...

Kadin, Italy cooperate to boost trade

Thursday, 28 Apr 2016 20:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin) and the Italian Business Association in Indonesia (IBAI) have agreed to cooperate to boost trade and investment of...

OJK: Indonesia should achieve over five to six percent growth

Thursday, 28 Apr 2016 19:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- An economic growth of five to six percent will not suffice for Indonesia, so it must aim for a higher growth rate without overlooking stability, Financial...

Govt to relax business nuisance license through policy package

Monday, 25 Apr 2016 22:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government will relax its business nuisance license (Hinderordonantie/HO) regulation through its 12th tranche of economic policy packages to be announced shortly, a ministry official said."It...

Bappenas: Govt programs succesfully narrow social gap

Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016 17:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Development Planning Agency (Bappenas) has claimed that the government's social security programs have successfully narrowed the social gap."Alhamdulillah, it gets better, among other things,...

US envoy lauds Kendari's economy

Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016 16:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KENDARI -- The US Consul General based in Surabaya praised the economic growth in Kendari, Southeast Sulawesi, which has surpassed the national growth rate."I see that the economic...

BPS: Indonesia's income gap declines

Monday, 18 Apr 2016 20:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian people's income gap has shrunk, marked by 0.40 gini ratio in September 2015, down 0.01 from 0.41 in March 2015, the chief of the...

'Exit strategy' to solve poverty and slow economic growth

Friday, 25 Mar 2016 06:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By : Otjih. S*)President Joko Widodo has said that the poverty level has increased on account of slow economic growth and food-price increases. "I want all policies, all...

Khamenei says Iranian economy yet to gain from foreign business visits

Friday, 11 Mar 2016 16:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Dubai -- Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Thursday Iran's economy had not yet benefited from the Western delegations visiting Iran as they had failed to deliver...

Fairly strong growth predicted for Banten's economy

Tuesday, 01 Mar 2016 10:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SERANG -- Bank Indonesia predicted a fairly strong growth of 5 - 5.3 percent year-on-year for Banten's economy in the first quarter of this year.Bank Indonesia (BI) chief...

Thais turn to 'child angel' dolls as economy struggles

Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 17:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANGKOK -- A craze for lifelike dolls thought to bring good luck is sweeping Thailand, reflecting widespread anxiety as the economy struggles and political uncertainty persists nearly two...

BI: Stimulus put economy on track to recovery

Monday, 25 Jan 2016 19:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A combination of four monetary stimulus would put the country's economy on track to recovery, a Bank Indonesia executive said."The process of recovery even already began...

Jokowi installs Soetrisno Bachir KEIN chief, expects economic inputs

Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 06:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said the establishment of the National Industry and Economic Committee (KEIN) is expected to help present a more detailed picture of industrial...

Big hopes for newly established KEIN

Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 06:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A legislator has called on the newly established National Industry and Economic Committee (KEIN) to pay attention to the development of creative economy."I hope that the...

Minister optimistic of economy growing better in 2016

Thursday, 07 Jan 2016 13:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Trade Minister Thomas Lembong here on Wednesday expressed greater optimism about the nation's economy this year in view of the improving global economic conditions."In 2015, I...

Decline in economic growth is not significant: President

Wednesday, 06 Jan 2016 09:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said data of Indonesia's economic growth last year was over public expectations. Compared to other countries, decline of Indonesia's economic growth was...

Indonesian economy will remain having good prospects in 2016

Wednesday, 30 Dec 2015 22:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Gus Fendi/Economic Researcher at Galesong Institute, Jakarta As a developing country, Indonesiahas experienced a very dynamic situation and declining economic growth in the last 13 months. Various sources...

Five ministers discuss annual inflation

Wednesday, 23 Dec 2015 16:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Five ministers of the working cabinet gathered at Bank Indonesia's office on Wednesday to discuss the projected inflation in 2015 and the future challenges in 2016.The...

National economic outlook 2016: Opportunity and challanges

Tuesday, 22 Dec 2015 09:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Otjih Sewandarijatun (Researcher at Indonesian Institute for Strategic Information - LSISI) The government expected the gross domestic product (GDP) growth would reach between 5.8 and 6.2 percent next...

Economists see next Fed rate increase in first quarter of 2016

Thursday, 17 Dec 2015 18:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- Wall Street's top banks expected the Federal Reserve to next raise U.S. interest rates in the first quarter of next year, according to a Reuters...

Indonesia's foreign exchange reserves continue to decline

Tuesday, 08 Dec 2015 15:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia (BI) noted that Indonesia's foreign exchange reserves at the end of November 2015 fell by 500 million US dollars, compared to the previous month....

Indonesia to add Rp 605 trillion debt

Monday, 07 Dec 2015 23:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government planned to add Rp 605 trillion debt next year. The addition of debt was needed to cover the budget deficit, to cover the state...

Govt issues global bonds of 3.5 billion US dollars

Thursday, 03 Dec 2015 15:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government issued global bonds on US dollar in RI0126 and RI0146 series as part of pre-funding policy for the fiscal of 2016.Directorate General of Finance...

Luhut optimistic Indonesia's economy improves in 2016

Tuesday, 01 Dec 2015 16:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security, Luhut Binsar Panjaitan, was optimistic Indonesia's economy would improve in second quarter of 2016. It was because he has...

Economist: Inflation rate remains high in 2016

Sunday, 29 Nov 2015 08:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Director of Institute for Development of Economics and Finance (Indef), Enny Sri Hartati, predicted the inflation rate in 2016 would reach five percent. It was higher...

BPS says Indonesia economy grows fueled by almost all business fields

Thursday, 05 Nov 2015 20:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's economy grew by 4.73 percent in the third quarter of this year, up slightly from 4.72 percent in the first quarter and 4.67 percent in...

BPS: Indonesian economy grows by 4.73 percent

Thursday, 05 Nov 2015 17:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian economy in the third quarter of 2015 grew by 4.73 percent. This growth was better than the second quarter of 2015 which only reached 4.67...

IGJ: Trans-Pacific Partnership will not benefit Indonesia

Tuesday, 03 Nov 2015 13:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) pioneered by the United States will not bring profits and benefits to Indonesia."The TPP will not benefit Indonesia. Indonesia will be forced...

World Bank: Indonesia's economy still growing well

Thursday, 22 Oct 2015 21:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The World Bank estimated that Indonesia's economic growth in 2016 stands at 5.3 percent. However, these projections were accompanied by risks.The risks were the possibility of...

WB: Indonesia's economy to grow 5.3 percent in 2016

Thursday, 22 Oct 2015 19:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chief economist of the World Bank for Indonesia Ndiame Diop predicted the country;'s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) would expand 5.3 percent in 2016."Our prediction for the...

Rupiah's fate depends on US economic data

Monday, 19 Oct 2015 14:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Last week, the exchange rate of rupiah was in a weak position in against the US dollar. Indonesia NH Korindo Securities analyst, Reza Priyambada, said that...

BI: Batam's economy experiencing a slowdown since 2011

Thursday, 08 Oct 2015 22:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BATAM -- Batam city has been witnessing an economic slowdown since 2011 as the contribution of its manufacturing and shipbuilding industries has been on a decline, according to...

West Sumatra's economy estimated to grow stronger

Thursday, 08 Oct 2015 13:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- The West Sumatra representative office of Bank Indonesia (BI) said the economy of the province was estimated to grow stronger in the third quarter of this...