Waskita Karya bags contracts for three irrigation projects

Jakarta, Sept. 15 -- State-owned construction firm PT Waskita Karya (Persero) Tbk won contracts to build three irrigation infrastructure-oriented projects of the Way Sekampung Dam Package IV in Lampun... Read More

East Jakarta's food stall, restaurant closed over PSBB violation

Jakarta, Sept. 15 -- Personnel of the Public Order Agency (Satpol PP) forcibly shut down a food stall and a restaurant in the Pulogadung area, East Jakarta, Tuesday, for violating large-scale social r... Read More

Indonesia projected to receive 30 million vaccine doses in Q4-2020

Jakarta, Sept. 15 -- Indonesia will receive 30 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2020, so vaccinations can kick off in the first quarter of 2021, Coordinating Economi... Read More

Adhi Karya secures Rp4.7 trillion in new contracts in August

Jakarta, Sept. 15 -- State-owned construction firm PT Adhi Karya (Persero) Tbk booked new contracts worth Rp4.7 trillion, excluding tax, in August, up 18 percent, from Rp4 trillion, not including tax,... Read More

KADIN supports government's handling of COVID-19 pandemic

Jakarta, Sept. 15 -- The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KADIN) is committed to supporting the government's move to handle the COVID-19 pandemic, averring that it has applied health proto... Read More

Indonesia's trade balance in August posts US$2.33 billion surplus: BPS

Jakarta, Sept. 15 -- The Central Statistics Agency (BPS) revealed that Indonesia's trade balance in August 2020 experienced a surplus of US$2.33 billion, with an export value of $13.16 billion and imp... Read More

Indonesia's digital economy potential reaches US$133 billion: Minister

Jakarta, Sept. 15 -- The government will keep striving to bolster digital transformation, with Indonesia's digital economy potential having reached US$133 billion, Coordinating Minister for Economic A... Read More

Foreign debt grew at sluggish pace in July 2020: BI

Jakarta, Sept. 15 -- Bank Indonesia (BI) highlighted the slow pace of growth of Indonesia's foreign debt in July 2020, by 4.1 percent year-on-year (yoy), from 5.1 percent yoy recorded in June 2020. "... Read More

Global positive sentiments help rupiah climb to Rp14,820 per USD

Jakarta, Sept. 15 -- Global positive sentiments had a positive impact on the Indonesian rupiah that strengthened against the US dollar in the Jakarta interbank market on Tuesday morning. The rupiah r... Read More

IHSG rises on Tuesday before August 2020 trade balance announcement

Jakarta, Sept. 15 -- The Jakarta Composite Index (IHSG) opened higher on Tuesday morning prior to the government's announcement on the August 2020 trade balance later on in the day. The index of the ... Read More