Kamis, 7 Rabiul Awwal 1440 / 15 November 2018

Kamis, 7 Rabiul Awwal 1440 / 15 November 2018

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'We estimate the country will report better economic growth next year'

Rabu, 11 Des 2013 05:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DENPASAR -- Indonesia's economic growth is expected improve in 2014 compared with this year's performance, the head of the Finance Ministry's Macro Economic Policy Affairs, Luky Alfirman, has...

Indonesia to protect citizens through bill on international convention

Kamis, 05 Des 2013 06:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs will protect Indonesian nationals by drafting a bill on the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance (ICCPED),...

President urged to lead creation of new multilateral trading system

Kamis, 05 Des 2013 03:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NUSA DUA -- The executive director of Indonesia for Global Justice (IGJ), Riza Damanik, has urged President Yudhoyono to take the lead in creating a new multilateral trading system...

Biofuel consumption surpasses target

Rabu, 04 Des 2013 19:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Campaign to use biofuels (BBN) is getting its positive results. Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) claimed that the use of biofuels has exceeded 100...

Philippines to prevent human trafficking in Typhoon aftermath

Rabu, 04 Des 2013 19:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- The Philippine government vowed on Wednesday to step up its efforts to prevent human traffickers from exploiting survivors of typhoon "Haiyan," locally named "Yolanda." Justice Secretary Leila...

Yudhoyono holds meeting with Sunni-Shiite reconciliation team

Rabu, 04 Des 2013 16:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SAMPANG -- President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has met with the Sunni-Shiite Reconciliation Team in Sampang on the island of Madura, East Java, on Wednesday. The informal meeting with the...

Yudhoyono: We must reject the idea of the North against the South

Rabu, 04 Des 2013 02:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NUSA DUA -- Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has called on all countries to work as partners and reject the North-South approach, which views countries as competitors divided...

Garuda to sell rights shares, plans London flight

Rabu, 04 Des 2013 01:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- PT Garuda Indonesia Tbk (Garuda) said it will launch rights issue selling 10 percent of rights shares in the first half of 2014. "The underwriter for the...

BI: Woman is better in financial literacy

Selasa, 03 Des 2013 18:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NUSA DUA -- Bank Indonesia (BI) noted that financial literacy in Indonesia was influenced by age, education level, gender, and geographical distance of a consumer to the bank...

SBY Akan Tinjau Potensi Ekonomi Madura

Selasa, 03 Des 2013 14:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA -- Presiden RI Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) berencana meninjau sejumlah potensi kerajinan dan pariwisata di Madura, dalam rangkaian kunjungan kerjanya di Jawa Timur pada Rabu hingga Minggu,...

Muhammadiyah prepares a field hospital in disaster areas of Philippines

Selasa, 03 Des 2013 12:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The second largest Muslim community in Indonesia, Muhammadiyah prepared a field hospital in affected areas of typhoon Haiyan in Philippines. It is built by Muhammadiyah's Disaster...

Govt to investigate Freeport accident

Selasa, 03 Des 2013 11:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA -- Government through Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources in coordination with local authorities would conduct an investigation to find the cause of incident of quarry materials...

President holds cabinet meeting to discuss economic conditions

Senin, 02 Des 2013 17:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CIPANAS -- President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono held a limited cabinet meeting at the Cipanas Presidential Palace in West Java on Monday to discuss the latest developments in the...

RI hoping Bali package will be approved at WTO meeting

Jumat, 29 Nov 2013 18:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia is hoping that the Bali Package will be discussed at the upcoming 9th World Trade Organization (WTO) meeting and will be agreed upon by all...

Pertamina to complete acquisition on ConocoPhillips assets in Algeria

Jumat, 29 Nov 2013 14:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- State owned oil and gas company, PT Pertamina would complete its acquisition on ConocoPhillips assets in Algeria. The total value of assets reaches 1.75 billion USD. Pertamina...

Newmont signs CSP agreement with local copper company

Kamis, 28 Nov 2013 15:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - One of Indonesia's largest copper companies, PT Newmont Nusa Tenggara (NNT) is ready to obey government policy related to downstream investment (hilirisasi) of raw minerals in...

Bank Muamalat to seek higher deposit growth

Kamis, 28 Nov 2013 12:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- One of commercial banks in Indonesia, PT Bank Muamalat Indonesia recorded third party fund growth of 39 percent or 38.8 trillion IDR in third quarter of...

Bandung Pro Mobil Listrik

Kamis, 28 Nov 2013 09:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Wali Kota Bandung Ridwan Kamil mendorong pemerintah untuk segera menuntaskan regulasi dan izin pengoperasian mobil listrik agar segera bisa diimplementasikan dalam pengentasan masalah transportasi kota besar. "Kota...

President attends peak commemoration of teacher's day

Rabu, 27 Nov 2013 20:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono attended the peak commemoration of National Teachers Day 2013 and the 68th anniversary of the Indonesian Teachers Association (PGRI) at the Bung...

President to inaugurate palm oil conference in Bandung

Rabu, 27 Nov 2013 20:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is expected to inaugurate the ninth Indonesian Palm Oil Conference (IPOC) in Bandung, West Java, on Thursday. "This year, IPOC is very special...

Minister: Current account deficit estimated 32 billion USD

Rabu, 27 Nov 2013 15:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The current global economy must be ready with the absence of further quantitative easing. Emerging market countries, such as Indonesia have problems with their budget and...

UAE operated Ruby gas field to produce 85 bbtud gases for domestic market

Rabu, 27 Nov 2013 15:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Ruby gas field on Sebuku Island in the Makassar Strait, operated by Mubadala Petroleum began its production on October 27, 2013. The volume has now reached...

President: Rhetoric cannot change our economy

Rabu, 27 Nov 2013 15:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono reminded that rhetoric alone cannot change Indonesian economy. Therefore, economic strategy and its implementation were necessary to be discussed. "Too much rhetoric cannot...

Entrepreneurs ask govt to open log export

Selasa, 26 Nov 2013 18:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia is seen being ready to take part for log export. The export is considered to encourage forestry business back alive. "We expect government to re-open log...

IPC III obtains foreign loans 1.2 trillion IDR

Selasa, 26 Nov 2013 18:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA -- State-owned port operator, Indonesia Port Corporation (IPC) III obtains foreign loans worth 121,241,870 USD or 1.2 trillion IDR from Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank of London....

Pertamina subsidiary signs a trustee agreement

Selasa, 26 Nov 2013 16:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – PT Pertamina Hulu Energi (PHE), a subsidiary of state owned oil and gas company, PT Pertamina signed a trustee agreement among PHE Offshore North West Java...

Yogyakarta faces teacher shortage

Selasa, 26 Nov 2013 15:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, YOGYAKARTA -- Head of Indonesian Teachers Association (PGRI) in Yogyakarta, Zaenal Fanani expressed that Yogyakarta might face teacher shortage. It estimated shortage of one thousand teachers in each...

The hike BI rates reduces demand for housing loans

Selasa, 26 Nov 2013 13:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The increase in Bank Indonesia (BI) interest rates encourages banks in Indonesia to raise its interest loan. It is a scary thing for developers as it...

Housing development should give priority to low-income families

Selasa, 26 Nov 2013 12:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Boediono has said that the national housing development policy should give priority to low-income families that cannot afford to purchase houses themselves. "We must have...

Outflow of foreign funds still low

Senin, 25 Nov 2013 20:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Foreign fund outflows from Indonesia remain low, despite the rupiah depreciating against the US dollar, economist Aviliani has said. "The rupiah's exchange rate against the US dollar...

Ministry of Public Works revitalizes flood control facilities

Senin, 25 Nov 2013 13:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Ministry of Public Works revitalized flood control facilities and also maintains coastal protection. Director General of Water Resources in Ministry of Public Works, Moch Hasan explained that...

UN talks agree on major principles for new global climate pact

Minggu, 24 Nov 2013 23:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WARSAW -- The United Nations climate talks on Saturday agreed on some major principles in Warsaw for a new global climate pact due to be agreed on in...

Pekraman Jasri, the best tourism village in Indonesia this year

Minggu, 24 Nov 2013 14:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, YOGYAKARTA -- Pekraman Jasri in Karangasem distric, Bali was named as the best tourism village 2013 by Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy. The village set aside other...

Secuil Cerita di Perbatasan RI-RDTL

Minggu, 24 Nov 2013 12:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Dua petugas penjaga perbatasan wilayah Republik Indonesia dengan Republik Demokrasi Timor Leste (RDTL) dari masing-masing negara terlihat bersalaman ketika rombongan Kementerian Pertahanan dan petinggi TNI memasuki...

'Petroleum Fund' to assist oil and gas operation

Minggu, 24 Nov 2013 11:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The House of Representatives proposed the existence of new agency, Petroleum Fund to strengthen Indonesian oil and gas richness and data. Its purpose was to ensure...

Wah, Poteni Usaha Kelautan Kepri Rp150 Triliun

Minggu, 24 Nov 2013 00:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BATAM -- Dinas Kelautan dan Perikanan Provinsi Kepulauan Riau (Kepri) memperkirakan nilai potensi usaha kelautan dan perikanan provinsi tersebut mencapai Rp150 triliun per tahun. "Hasil penelitian yang dilakukan ahli...

Telkom to increase connectivity in Papua

Sabtu, 23 Nov 2013 23:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA -- State telecommunications operator PT. Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk (Telkom) is expanding its fiber optic cable network in Papua as part of efforts to boost connectivity in the...

BI: Indonesia's economy should be stronger in 2014

Sabtu, 23 Nov 2013 17:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Governor of Bank Indonesia Agus Martowardojo said Indonesia's economy should be ready and stronger in 2014 to face the shocks of global economy, especially the planned...

Sumatra needs to accelerate its toll road project

Sabtu, 23 Nov 2013 03:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- One of the government's development agendas in Sumatra, as included in its master plan, is the construction of toll roads for accelerating the connecting of production...

Indonesian Red Cross sends humanitarian aid to Philippines

Jumat, 22 Nov 2013 21:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Red Cross (PMI) here on Friday sent humanitarian aid and volunteers to the Philippines to help with evacuation and rehabilitation efforts after the country...