Funding to relocate capital city sourced from privates, SOEs

Jakarta, Aug. 16 -- Funding to relocate the capital city in Kalimantan Island will be sourced from the collaboration between private companies and state-owned enterprises (SOEs) by utilizing the Publi... Read More

BPJS Ketenagakerjaan bags awards in organizational category

Jakarta, Aug. 16 -- The Workers Social Security Agency (BPJS Ketenagakerjaan) won awards in the organizational category for "Best Use of Technology for Recruiting" and an award for Human Resource Stra... Read More

Jokowi seeks to impose B30 policy

Jakarta, Aug. 16 -- The Indonesian government strives to impose a policy to use B30 fuel comprising a blend of 30 percent biodiesel and 70 percent diesel fuel following the positive impact of the B20 ... Read More

Jokowi encourages production of palm oil-based avtur

Jakarta, Aug. 16 -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has encouraged Indonesia to produce palm oil-based aviation fuel to make it no longer rely on imported avtur. "We have produced avtur and we don't ... Read More

Indonesian products must make major inroads into global market: Jokowi

Jakarta, Aug. 16 -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) highlighted the need for all parties to strive to ensure that the products of Indonesians can flood regional and global markets. "We must dare to ex... Read More

President highlights impact of artificial intelligence on work

Jakarta, Aug. 16 -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) again drew attention to the impact of artificial intelligence on job simplification, so that various aspects of human work in the future can be more ... Read More

President calls for novel strategy in facing era of disruption

Jakarta, Aug. 16 -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) reiterated the need to come up with a newfangled strategy to face disruption in the fourth industrial revolution, better known as Industry 4.0. "The... Read More

Jokowi sets target to reach 5.3 percent growth in 2020

Jakarta, Aug. 16 -- Indonesia's government targets a 5.3-percent economic growth in 2020 by boosting consumption and investment while maintaining the inflation rate at 3.1 percent, President Joko Wido... Read More

Indonesia takes biodiesel issue to WTO

Jakarta, Aug. 16 -- Indonesia has sent a letter to the World Trade Organization (WTO) to challenge the European Union decision to impose anti-subsidy import duties (BMAS) of 8-18 percent on Indonesian... Read More

Revenues in 2020 state budget draft reach Rp2,221.5 trillion

Jakarta, Aug. 16 -- President Joko Widodo affirmed that state revenues in the 2020 State Budget Draft worth Rp2,221.5 trillion will be fulfilled in the form of optimizing tax revenue and reforming its... Read More