Saturday, 14 Syawwal 1441 / 06 June 2020

Saturday, 14 Syawwal 1441 / 06 June 2020

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ConocoPhillips hopes VP to help the company with permission on business

Monday, 17 Nov 2014 16:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- American multinational energy corporation ConocoPhillips asks for ease on investment in Indonesia. The company met with Vice President Jusuf Kalla to ask for permission. "We need some...

EU says Starbucks' Dutch tax deal may be illegal

Friday, 14 Nov 2014 19:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BRUSSELS -- A deal between Starbucks Corp's and Dutch authorities may be illegal state aid as it allows the world's biggest coffee chain to make payments on a...

Indonesia exports nutmeg flowers to UAE

Sunday, 09 Nov 2014 19:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANADO - North Sulawesi, a province in Indonesia, ships nutmeg flowers to United Arab Emirates (UAE), to satisfy the growing demands from the country. The export contributes to...

Trade between N. Sumatra and US grows 27.34 percent

Saturday, 08 Nov 2014 23:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MEDAN - North Sumatra saw its trade with the United States grow by 27.34 percent to 705.682 million USD till the third quarter of 2014 from 554.186 million...

Facing US safety probe, Honda expands air bag recall

Friday, 07 Nov 2014 23:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DETROIT - Honda Motor Co, facing a US safety probe, strengthened its recall of US cars to replace potentially defective Takata Corp air bags linked to several deaths. Japan's...

Ford calls back more than 202,000 vehicles in five North American recalls

Wednesday, 05 Nov 2014 02:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DETROIT - Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it was calling back 202,241 vehicles in five North American recalls covering several issues, including an incorrect repair in a...

President Jokowi expected to pay more attention to small enterprises

Sunday, 26 Oct 2014 01:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MEDAN - President Joko Widodo is expected to pay greater attention to small- and medium-scale enterprises (UMKM) that have proven to be great contributors to national economic growth. "The...

Automotive industries support possible repeal of LCGC program

Wednesday, 08 Oct 2014 07:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG - An association of automotive industries in Semarang has declared its support to any proposal to scrap tax incentives to the Low-Cost Green Cars (LCGC) program. They...

Oops... Latest GM recalls cover 57,000-plus vehicles

Sunday, 05 Oct 2014 10:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON - General Motors Co said on Saturday it was recalling more than 57,000 vehicles in the United States for potential problems ranging from a wiring problem in...

Freeport: Blockade lifted at Indonesia copper mine

Friday, 03 Oct 2014 21:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - A two-day blockade preventing access to the Grasberg open-pit copper mine operated by the Indonesian unit of Freeport-McMoRan Inc ended on Thursday after a meeting with...

Indonesia to become global MICE tourism destination

Wednesday, 01 Oct 2014 19:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Government has classified seven special tourism sectors in Indonesia, one of them is Meeting, Incentive, Convention and Exhibition or MICE tourism, the most potential tourism in...

Ministry: Only 30 percent Indonesian industry competitive

Friday, 12 Sep 2014 23:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The industry ministry said only 30 percent of the country's industries are ready to compete in the ASEAN free market in 2015. Secretary of the directorate general...

PALYJA and police work together to stop water theft in N. Jakarta

Friday, 12 Sep 2014 15:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - PT PAM Lyonnaise Jaya (PALYJA) and Jakarta's police (Polda Metrojaya) took strict measures on water theft then raided some locations on September 1, 2014. PALYJA is...

Indonesia to host international maritime industry exhibition

Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 22:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA - Indonesia for the first time will host Marintec Indonesia 2014, an international maritime industry exhibition and conference, at Jakarta International Expo on November 26-28, 2014. Industrial Vice...

Bali's plastic crafts exports increase by 43.21 percent

Tuesday, 09 Sep 2014 18:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DENPASAR - The exports of plastic crafts created by Balinese artisans reached 13,132 million USD during the period between January and July this year. The exports have increased by...

Nickel smelter in C. Sulawesi to operate by 2015

Monday, 08 Sep 2014 22:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PALU - The nickel smelter in Morowali District, Central Sulawesi Province, will begin operation by 2015, with a production capacity of 300 thousand tons of nickel per year. "The...

Govt and Newmont sign contract on renegotiation agreement

Thursday, 04 Sep 2014 17:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The Indonesian government and PT Newmont Nusa Tenggara (NTT) have signed a point-to-point contract renegotiation agreement on mining at Batu Hijau, West Nusa Tenggara. The president...

Chinese investor to build smelters in Sulawesi

Wednesday, 03 Sep 2014 08:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PASARWAJO - A Chinese investor would construct two smelters for nickel and manganese in Buton District, Southeast Sulawesi Province, head of Buton District Syamsu Umar Abdul Samiun reported...

Indonesia to host international cooperative alliance meeting

Tuesday, 02 Sep 2014 17:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia will host the 11th International Co-operative Alliance Regional Assembly and the 8th Asia-Pacific Co-operative Forum which will be held from September 15 to 20 in...

Expert: Local content can alter investment terms

Tuesday, 02 Sep 2014 16:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG - The terms on the necessity of local content could possibly encourage changes in the investment pre-conditions, the advisor of the Indonesian Ministry of Industry Ferry Yahya...

Indonesia posts small trade surplus on weak economic activity

Tuesday, 02 Sep 2014 09:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia's trade balance returned to a small surplus in July due to a sharp fall in imports as economic activity slowed during the Muslim fasting month...

Yogyakarta farmers take up coffee cultivation

Monday, 01 Sep 2014 21:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, YOGYAKARTA - People living in Sidoharjo village, Kulon Progo district, Yogyakarta, are developing a 37-hectare coffee plantation in Menoreh Hills, about 45 kilometers north of Yogyakarta city. "In Sidoharjo...

Indonesia's company signs export of frigate-used software

Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 23:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG - PT Len Industri (Persero), an Indonesian electronic instrument-producing company, has signed a contract for export of software used on warship missile destroyers or frigates for the...

Govt to simplify process of obtaining business permit for SMEs

Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 20:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The central government currently is preparing a regulation to simplify the process of obtaining business permit for small and medium enterprises (SMEs). "The new regulation will enable...

China says to punish Audi, Chrysler for monopoly behavior

Wednesday, 06 Aug 2014 21:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING - China's antitrust regulator said on Wednesday it would punish Audi and Chrysler for monopoly practices, potentially paving the way for the automakers to be fined up...

Minister: Indonesia's deficit tends to decline towards the end of year

Tuesday, 05 Aug 2014 18:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Minister of Finance, M Chatib Basri is optimistic that the deficit will decline from 21 billion-25 billion USD to 21 billion USD by the end of...

Taxi company Express' net profit grows 30.54 percent in Q2

Tuesday, 05 Aug 2014 16:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - One of Indonesia's largest taxi operator, PT Express Transindo Utama (Express Group) recorded an increase in net profit up to 30.54 percent to 79.10 billion IDR...

N Sulawesi exports nutmeg to India

Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 18:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANADO - North Sulawesi exports 4.7 tonnes of nutmeg to India worth 53,375 USD. In India, nutmeg usually becomes the main ingredient for spices, aroma therapy, and pharmaceutical...

Indofood reports 6.6 percent increase in profit

Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 16:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Publicly traded food giant PT Indofood CBP Sukses Makmur Tbk (ICBP) reported 6.6 percent increase year-on-year in net profit to 1.34 trillion IDR in the first...

Semen Indonesia records profit of 2.78 trillion IDR in Q1

Saturday, 26 Jul 2014 15:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia's biggest cement producer, PT Semen Indonesia, has recorded net profit of 2.78 trillion IDR in the first half of 2014, an increase of 8.61 percent...

Bank Mandiri records a profit of 9.6 trillion IDR in Q2

Saturday, 26 Jul 2014 13:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - State owned Bank Mandiri recorded a net profit of 9.6 trillion IDR in second quarter of 2014, an increase of 15.6 percent compared to 8.3 trillion...

Indonesia's investment realization rises in 2nd quarter

Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 18:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia's investment realization, both from domestic and foreign investment in second quarter of 2014 increased, based on Investment Coordinating Board (BPKM) data on Thursday. The value...

Jasa Marga revenue declines

Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 21:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - State owned toll operator PT Jasa Marga posted revenue of 4.485 trillion IDR in June 2014. This value declined 5.7 percent compared to 4.76 trillion IDR...

Indonesia threatens to end Newmont's mining contract over lawsuit

Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 23:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia could terminate Newmont Mining Corp's copper mine contract if the US-based firm does not withdraw a legal challenge to the country's export taxes, a government...

Tower Bersama to acquire XL towers

Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 18:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Publicly listed telecommunication tower provider, PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk (TBIG) plans to acquire XL Axiata's towers. The company's finance director, Helmy Yusman Santoso said the...

Telkomsel expects 140 million customers in 2014

Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 20:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM - The country's largest mobile phone operator, PT Telekomunikasi Selular (Telkomsel) continues to develop its market. President Director of Telkomsel, Alex J Sinaga said that company set...

Indonesia rebounds; vote result next week in focus

Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 18:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANGKOK - Indonesian stocks rose on Tuesday as battered large-caps rebounded ahead of the official results of the presidential election next week while commodity-related shares fell across the...

WIKA records contract of 6.7 trillion until June

Monday, 14 Jul 2014 17:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - State owned construction firm PT Wijaya Karya (WIKA) recorded contracts worth 6.7 trillion IDR until June 2014. The value was 25.94 percent or 25.83 trillion IDR...

Shares of Bumi Resources jump after rights issue priced

Friday, 27 Jun 2014 16:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Shares of PT Bumi Resources Tbk jumped as much as 15 percent on Friday after the Indonesian coal miner priced its rights issue at 250 rupiah...

Energy efficiency must include automotive industry

Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 23:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Government has to include automotive industry since total of 70 percent of fuel consumption in Indonesia is spent in transportation sector. National Energy Council (DEN) member,...