Tuesday, 10 Zulhijjah 1439 / 21 August 2018

Tuesday, 10 Zulhijjah 1439 / 21 August 2018

INDEX BERITA

No need to shelve infrastructure projects: Luhut

Friday, 03 Aug 2018 22:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister for Maritime Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan said no need to shelve infrastructure projects in order to cope with falling value of rupiah against the U.S....

Pressure on financial market is temporary: OJK

Tuesday, 24 Jul 2018 19:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chief Commissioner of the Financial Service Authority (OJK) Wimboh Santoso has said the pressure on the Indonesian financial market is temporary phenomenon as a reaction to...

Rupiah weakens to Rp 14,546 per US dollar

Tuesday, 24 Jul 2018 14:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — The rupiah exchange rate weakened by 64 points to Rp 14,546 on Tuesday's opening at the Jakarta Interbank Spot Dollar Rate. CSA Research...

Rupiah strengthens to Rp14,482 on Monday's closing

Monday, 23 Jul 2018 22:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian rupiah has strengthened to Rp14,482 per US dollar on Monday's closing at Jakarta Interbank Spot Dollar Rate. It appreciated by 13 points from Rp14,495...

Rupiah slump not caused by unchanged BI rate: Central Bank

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 21:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia (BI), Indonesia's central bank, has rejected some reports of the current depreciation of the rupiah being caused by the unchanged BI rate, or officially...

Rupiah drops to Rp 14,400 per US dollar

Wednesday, 18 Jul 2018 16:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The rupiah exchange rate was stagnant on Wednesday (July 18) afternoon. The Indonesian currency dropped to Rp 14,400 per US dollar, precisely at Rp 14,410 per...

BI says rupiah exchange rate stable

Friday, 13 Jul 2018 22:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia (BI) stated rupiah exchange rate against US dollar tends to be stable. The central bank claimed the condition was due to market confidence against...

BI continues to maintain stability in rupiah exchange rate

Thursday, 05 Jul 2018 18:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia (BI) continues to perform a series of stabilization measures. It was done not only through a measured policy rate but also through intervention.

Govt to check imports more selectively

Wednesday, 04 Jul 2018 05:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government will check its import needs more selectively to ensure that the imports will really support the national economy. Finance Minister Sri Mulyani said...

Perry hopes foreign investment flows to Indonesia

Tuesday, 03 Jul 2018 17:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Governor of Bank Indonesia (BI) Perry Warjiyo hoped foreign investors would buy Indonesian state securities (SBN). The move will increase U.S. dollar supply in the country...

Indonesia be wary of US-China trade war: Sri Mulyani

Tuesday, 03 Jul 2018 17:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Finance Minister Sri Mulyani said Indonesian Government should be wary of the trade dynamics policy between United States (US) and China. She said the tension is...

Sharia economy reduces disruption to exchange rate stability

Sunday, 01 Jul 2018 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Sharia economy can reduce disruption to exchange rate stability, Bank Indonesia (BI) Governor Perry Warjiyo said. According to him, the disruption to the exchange rate stability...

Rupiah falls 215 points to close at Rp14,394 on Thursday

Friday, 29 Jun 2018 02:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The rupiah fell 215 points to close at Rp14,394 per dollar in the Jakarta inter-bank spot market on Thursday evening. Earlier it was traded at Rp14,179...

President Jokowi calls economic team to palace

Monday, 25 Jun 2018 20:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo called the Economic Team to the Merdeka Palace, on Monday. Based on observation, the Economic Team comprising Coordinating Economic Affairs Minister Darmin Nasution,...

US dollar predicted to continue to climb until end of 2018

Friday, 22 Jun 2018 17:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia predicted that the U.S. dollar would continue to appreciate until the end of this year heaping more pressure on other currencies, including rupiah. However,...

BI considers to further raise interest rate

Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018 03:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia Governor Perry Warjiyo said the Central Bank is considering to further raise its benchmark interest rate. The policy will be set to meet external...

No intention imposing tax on foreign capital yield: BI

Friday, 08 Jun 2018 20:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Governor of Bank Indonesia Perry Warjiyo said he had no intention of imposing tax on yields of foreign capital flowing in or flowing out. Perry told...

Rupiah appreciates to Rp13,870 on Wednesday

Wednesday, 06 Jun 2018 14:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian rupiah has appreciated by 10 points to Rp13,870 from Rp13,880 per US dollar at the Jakarta Interbank Spot Dollar Rate on Wednesday. Earlier, the...

Rupiah falls slightly against dollar

Tuesday, 05 Jun 2018 22:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The rupiah fell marginally to Rp13,880 to the dollar in the Jakarta inter-bank market on Tuesday evening after it strengthened to Rp13,878 earlier. The domestic positive...

Kadin believes BI to raise key rate again

Tuesday, 05 Jun 2018 20:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Chairman of the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin), Rosan P. Roeslani, believes Bank Indonesia (BI) will again raise its 7 Days Reverse Repo...

DPR wants effective policies other than rising interest rate

Thursday, 31 May 2018 22:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The House of Representatives (DPR) wants effective polices other than raising benchmark interest rate by Bank Indonesia to prop up rupiah. The national currency has weakened...

US policy change puts pressure on rupiah: BI

Thursday, 31 May 2018 19:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The pressures on stability, particularly of the Rupiah exchange rate, tend to originate from policy change in the United States. It affected all countries, according to...

Rupiah closes stronger on Thursday

Friday, 25 May 2018 03:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The national currency rupiah regained some of its lost value against the U.S. dollar closing at the level of 14,127 per U.S dollar from the level...

Sri Mulyani awaits new BI governor's breakthrough

Thursday, 24 May 2018 16:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Finance Minister Sri Mulyani said she is waiting for a breakthrough from the newly inaugurated Bank Indonesia (BI) Governor Perry Warjiyo. The most anticipated breakthrough will...

Perry Warjiyo installed as Bank Indonesia governor

Thursday, 24 May 2018 15:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Supreme Court Chief Justice Hatta Ali installed Perry Warjiyo as Bank Indonesia (BI) governor for the 2018-2023 term here on Thursday. Warjiyo replaced Agus Martowardojo whose...

Rupiah weakens to Rp14,181 on Tuesday's opening

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 13:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA --The Indonesian rupiah weakened to Rp14,181 against the US dollar on Tuesday, according to the Jakarta Interbank Spot Dollar Rate. It depreciated 78 points from its previous...

BI 7-day reverse repo rate raised by 25 bps

Friday, 18 May 2018 14:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia's (BI's) Board of Governors raised the 7-day Reverse Repo Rate by 25 basis points (bps) to 4.50 percent. Meanwhile, deposit and lending facility rates...

Security disturbance only had slight impact on rupiah: BI

Wednesday, 16 May 2018 01:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia Governor (BI) Agus Martowardojo opined that bomb attacks in several locations in East Java on Sunday and Monday had only slightly affected the exchange...

Rupiah depreciates to Rp14,012 on Tuesday's opening

Tuesday, 15 May 2018 15:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian rupiah has depreciated 49 points to Rp14,012 from Rp13,963 per US dollar at the Jakarta Interbank Spot Dollar Range on Tuesday's opening. The rupiah...

Bank Indonesia expected to finally bow to pressure

Friday, 11 May 2018 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia is expected to finally bow to pressure to raise its benchmark interest rate after rupiah lost more value against the U.S. dollar. Governor of...

Govt backs BI to intervene in rupiah's exchange rate

Wednesday, 09 May 2018 04:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government supports Bank Indonesia (BI's) effort to intervene in the rupiah's exchange rate that continued to fall in the past two weeks, Vice President Jusuf...

Rupiah depreciation to benefit exporters: Kadin

Wednesday, 09 May 2018 00:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The rupiah depreciation against the US dollar would benefit exporters, according to the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin). It should become a momentum to...

Rupiah can likely strenghten soon: Central Bank

Tuesday, 08 May 2018 20:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia (BI) believes the rupiah can still likely strengthen soon. The manageable domestic economic fundamentals and pressure in the past two days largely due to...

Rupiah fall only temporary: Central Bank

Tuesday, 08 May 2018 07:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia (BI) said falling value of the national currency rupiah against the U.S. dollar in the past several week is only temporary. Rupiah has continued...