Sunday, 19 Safar 1443 / 26 September 2021

Sunday, 19 Safar 1443 / 26 September 2021

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Economist: No impact despite the fuel price declines

Sunday, 04 Jan 2015 22:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- An economist said that government's move on revoking subsidy for 88-octane premium fuel, causing the fuel price to decrease, would not give any significant impact for people....

BI predicts inflation to be stable in 2015

Friday, 02 Jan 2015 20:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia (BI) sees that government's policy to decreasie the fuel price on January 1, 2015, will lead to stability of inflation. Earlier, government stated that they...

Cigarette triggers inflation in December

Friday, 02 Jan 2015 20:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Statistics Agency stated that cigarette triggered inflation in December. Inflation in 2014 fell from 8.38 percent in 2013 to 8.36 percent in 2014. "Cigarette contributes to 0.15 percent...

Indonesia to cut budget deficit to 1 percent of GDP in 2019

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 00:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's new government plans to cut its budget deficit to one percent of gross domestic product by 2019, partly by reforming the tax system, according to...

Minister of Finance asks the market not to panic over rupiah

Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Minister of Finance Bambang Brodjonegoro calms the market by saying that rupiah's weakness against dollar is only temporary. He stated that he had predicted that the...

Jokowi asks business sector to take the advantage from rupiah's weakness

Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 17:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo asked business to take the advantage from rupiah's weakness against dollar by boosting export. The Indonesian currency hits 16-year low as investors...

Oil retreats after Monday's rally; stocks gain

Wednesday, 03 Dec 2014 07:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- Oil prices resumed their downward path on Tuesday after rallying the previous session, while stocks climbed as investors snapped up beaten-down energy shares. Brent and US...

Inflation expected to decline in January

Tuesday, 02 Dec 2014 15:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister of Economy Sofyan Djalil is optimistic that inflation will decline under 1 percent in January 2015. The fuel price hike will not contribute significantly...

Central Bank says govt's commitment can boost investment climate

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 18:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia (BI) fully supports the commitment of newly installed government to put structural reform in a faster track. Central bank believes structural reform can improve...

BI: The Fed's interest rate increase could reduce capital inflows to Indonesia

Friday, 21 Nov 2014 09:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Governor of Bank Indonesia Agus Martowardojo said Indonesia needed to revamp  of financial structure. He warned, Indonesia was still short of alternative sources of financing resulting...

Indonesia's central bank supports govt's structural reform acceleration

Friday, 21 Nov 2014 09:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia voiced support to the government policy to accelerate structural reform to create a stronger supporting environment for investment. "Improvement of economic efficiency as a whole...

Financial Service Authority issues 20 regulations

Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 19:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Financial Service Authority (OJK) releases 20 regulations or known as POJK to rearrange structure of financial service supervision, deepen financial market and expand the access...

The increase of BI rate criticized as an unnecessary measure

Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 19:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- An economist criticized the new BI rate after the central bank increased it from 7.50 percent to 7.75 percent. According to Dian Ayu Yustina, an economist...

Minister: Fiscal room to be wider in 2015

Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 22:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Finance minister Bambang Brodjonegoro said fiscal room in 2015 would be wider because the government would boost tax income and conduct saving. "We will not stay idle...

Bank Indonesia increases BI Rate to 7.75

Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 22:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia (BI) decides to increase BI rate by 25 bps to 7.75 percent. The central bank also raises lending facility by 50 percent to 8...