Indonesia promotes UN resolution on financial inclusion

Jakarta, Nov. 27 -- Committee II of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly, handling economic, financial, developmental, and environmental issues, has adopted 22 draft resolutions proposed by the Gr... Read More

Indonesia should become major halal product exporter

Malang, Nov. 27 -- Vice President Ma'ruf Amin has called for more production of halal products to enable Indonesia to become a major exporter of halal products. Halal products were not limited to foo... Read More

Some governmental institutions disregard Ombudsman's recommendations

Jakarta, Nov. 27 -- Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs Mahfud MD voiced concern over several government officials and institutions not giving due attention to the Indones... Read More

Indonesia encourages ratification of UN convention against torture

Jakarta, Nov. 27 -- The Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs encouraged the ratification of the UN Convention against Torture in ASEAN countries and the Asia-Pacific region through the 2019 Regional... Read More

S Korean corporations to make $8.8 billion investment: Board

Busan, Nov. 26 -- Head of the Indonesian Investment Coordination Board (BKPM), Bahlil Lahadalia, said that three giant South Korean corporations are prepared to invest US$8.8 billion in Indonesia next... Read More

SKK Migas targets 1mn bpd in oil, gas

Yogyakarta, Nov. 26 -- The Upstream Oil and Gas Regulatory Special Task Force (SKK Migas) has set a target of national oil and gas production at one million barrels of oil equivalent per day (BOE/D) b... Read More

Indonesia to build sustainable economy: Sri Mulyani

Jakarta, Nov. 26 -- The government is determined to build a sustainable economy that will transform economic growth policies through investments and ensure that development does not come from debt, Fi... Read More

Indonesia should become reference for studying moderate Islam: VP

Jakarta, Nov. 26 -- Indonesia deserves to become a reference point for the study of moderate Islam, Indonesian Vice President Ma'ruf Amin said at the expert meeting of Indonesia International Islamic ... Read More

President grants clemency to former Riau governor

Pekanbaru, Nov. 26 -- President Joko Widodo has granted clemency to former Riau governor Annas Maamun convicted of corruption in a case of land conversion in Kuantan Singingi District, Riau Province, ... Read More

Indonesia's economic growth in 2020 to reach 4.8 percent: Indef

Jakarta, Nov. 26 -- The Institute for Development of Economics and Finance (Indef) has forecast Indonesia's economy to slow down to 4.8 percent by 2020 owing to challenges from the global and domestic... Read More