Sunday, 23 Muharram 1441 / 22 September 2019

Sunday, 23 Muharram 1441 / 22 September 2019

INDEX BERITA

Govt to boost exports of five types of industrial products

Thursday, 20 Dec 2018 17:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Industry Ministry said it will boost exports of products from five industrial sectors, namely automotive, textile and textile products, small and medium and chemical industries....

Indonesia, Senegal explore cooperation in mining and industry

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 12:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- Indonesian Ambassador to Senegal Mansyur Pangeren held a meeting with Senegalese Industry and Mining Minister Aly Ngouille Ndiaye to explore cooperation in the fields of industry...

Govt urged to stop salt import for food industry

Wednesday, 11 May 2016 21:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government needs to further improve its policy on salt imports, particularly for salt used for industrial purposes and in the food industry, after the trade...

Large and medium scale industries grow 4.08 percent in production

Monday, 02 May 2016 21:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The country's large and medium scale manufacturing industries grew only 4.08 percent year-on-year in production in the first quarter of 2016.The growth was attributable to a...

Textile industry asked to secure domestic market

Wednesday, 27 Apr 2016 22:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Industry Minister Saleh Husin asked the country's textile industrialists to secure domestic market while looking for expansion of export market."We must secure domination of the domestic...

Indonesia offers investment in film industry to China

Thursday, 10 Mar 2016 23:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Beijing -- Indonesia has offered an investment opportunity in the film industry to China with regard to developing national film industry."We are offering 100 percent foreign ownership to...

IPSOS: Indonesia can become ASEAN's automotive production hub

Wednesday, 09 Mar 2016 21:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia has the opportunity to become an automotive production hub for the ASEAN and gradually replace Thailand as a car production base, according to the Ipsos...

Govt restores industry's role as engine of economic growth

Tuesday, 16 Feb 2016 17:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government is focused on restoring the industry's role as the engine of Indonesia's economic growth, Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Darmin Nasution stated."The government should...

KEIN sees momentum on oil prices fall

Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 10:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Industry and Economic Committee (KEIN) believes that the decline in the oil prices will lend a momentum for Indonesia to carry out its industrialization...

VP: Industries must meet environtment-friendly guidelines

Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 21:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla has made it mandatory for industries in Indonesia to meet all environment-friendly guidelines in order to become green industries in 2016."All industries...

Jokowi says industry strategy must be well designed

Monday, 16 Nov 2015 17:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ANTALYA -- An investment strategy is crucial for the industry, so that the nation would not merely rely on raw material exports, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) stated after...

15 countries participating in seaweed forum in Makassar

Friday, 13 Nov 2015 04:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAKASSAR -- Representatives from 15 countries are participating in the third Indonesia Seaweed Forum in Makassar, South Sulawesi, on November 11-15, 2015, Arman Arfah, the organizing committee chairman,...

South Sulawesi continues to develop seaweed industry

Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 15:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAKASSAR -- South Sulawesi province will receive Rp30 billion in funds from the Marine Affairs and Fisheries Ministry in 2016 for the development of its seaweed industry."Of the...

Incentives formulated for integrated petrochemical industry

Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 07:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's Ministry of Industry has prepared a number of incentives for integrated upstream and downstream petrochemical industries in an effort to increase the added value and...

Indonesia-Italy to cooperate in fashion industry

Tuesday, 10 Nov 2015 16:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia and Italy agreed to cooperate in fashion industry. The deal was made after President Joko Widodo held a bilateral meeting with President of Italy, Sergio...

Nine countries join Conintech 2015 in Yogyakarta

Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 12:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, YOGYAKARTA -- Information technology and industry experts from nine countries in the world will join Conferences on Industrial Technology (Conintech) 2015, held by Faculty of Industrial Technology (FTI)...

Krakatau Steel ready to supply steel to shipbuilding industry

Friday, 02 Oct 2015 02:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CILEGON -- PT Krakatau Steel Tbk has expressed its readiness to supply steel needed by the shipbuilding industry, especially those grouped in the Association of Indonesian Shipbuilding and...

Chemical industries expect 10 year tax holiday

Monday, 28 Sep 2015 09:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chemical industries are expecting a 10-year tax holiday to revive investment in the sector."In the first to third year of investment chemical industries still suffer losses...

Impossible for palm oil firms to burn land, Industry claims

Wednesday, 23 Sep 2015 21:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Refuting allegations that some palm oil companies burned their land, a palm oil sector representative said it was improbable that these companies would do so because...

Indonesia finds seven potential types of wood for paper industry

Sunday, 30 Aug 2015 17:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- Research, Development, and Innovation Agency, Ministry of Environment and Forests, found seven potential types of wood that can be used as an alternative wood for paper...

Tobacco industry weakens due to increase of excessive excise

Wednesday, 26 Aug 2015 03:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA –- Target of tobacco tax in 2016 reached Rp 148.9 trillion as stated in the financial notes about State Budget Bill 2016 that was read in front...

President urges to improve quality of national products

Tuesday, 09 Jun 2015 16:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has emphasized on improving the quality of national products to ensure a widespread increase in the number of users."In order to boost...

Industrial sector faces energy shortage

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 16:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- An observer from the Institute for the Development of Economics and Finance, Ahmad Heri Firdaus, said here on Tuesday that the industrial sector in Indonesia was...

Bantul to develop industrial areas

Tuesday, 03 Feb 2015 15:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANTUL -- The Industry Trading and Cooperative Office of Bantul District, Yogyakarta Province, is formulating a master plan for industrial area development in several sub-districts, Sulistyanto, the head...

Indonesia faces declining number of farmers

Sunday, 04 Jan 2015 23:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Government's effort to reach self procurement of food is hampered by declining number of farmers. Based on the data from Ministry of Agriculture, the number of farmer...

Minister: Foreign workers must speak Indonesian

Sunday, 04 Jan 2015 21:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Foreigners working in Indonesia must be able to speak Indonesian language starting this year. Ministry of Manpower will impose language test to every foreign workers, ensuring that...

Industry supports branding 'Wonderful Indonesia'

Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 13:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The industry sector in Indonesia supports the government's efforts to maintain the country's branding "Wonderful Indonesia" in a bid to further develop the tourism sector in...

Toyota predicts sluggish growth for automotive industry in 2015

Saturday, 20 Dec 2014 23:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA -- PT Toyota Astra Motor Surabaya predicted a sluggish growth for the country's automotive industry in 2015 as a result of a number of the government policies...

Indonesia eyes construction sector in Oman

Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 17:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia is interested to participate in the building of railway linking Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states. The rail network plan comes as part of a larger...

Telkomsel operates new stations in Indonesia-Malaysia border

Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 19:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian cellular provider Telkomsel operates five new Base Transceiver Station (BTS) in Indonesia-Malaysia border. The new stations are considered an effort to maintain the Unitary State...

Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board goes online

Monday, 15 Dec 2014 17:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) launched online service for investment license. The system was issued on Monday, December 15."Commencing 15 December 2014, services of investment license...

Bank Indonesia warns firms against unhedged offshore loans

Friday, 12 Dec 2014 22:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's central bank has warned firms against holding unhedged offshore loans as the rupiah slides to its weakest level since 2008, senior deputy governor said on Friday. Bank...

Indonesia and Italy sign agreement on textile industry

Friday, 12 Dec 2014 20:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on industry with Italy. The agreement, signed by Indonesia's Ministry of Trade and Italy's Ministry of Economic Development, is aimed...

Merah Putih cement factory to be operational by 2016

Tuesday, 09 Dec 2014 04:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LEBAK -- Merah Putih cement factory, which belongs to PT Cemindo Gemilang, will be operational by 2016, a spokesman said. The factory is under construction on a 500-hectare...

Govt assigns Dwi Sutjipto to lead Pertamina

Friday, 28 Nov 2014 22:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Former Executive Director of Semen Indonesia, Dwi Sutjipto, is named as Executive Director of Pertamina. Sutjipto replaces Karen Agustiawan who resigned from Pertamina in October. "It is...

Indonesia needs more hydropower plant to produce more aluminum

Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 00:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia needs more hydropower plants that produce affordable energy to keep up with growing demand of aluminum. The demand, mostly coming from automotive industry, which reaches...

Adaro Energy signs cooperation with China Shenhua Overseas Development

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 00:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- PT Adaro Energy, Tbk signed cooperation with China Shenhua Overseas Development to build coal-fired power plant in Kalimantan. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by...

Karawang companies to cut jobs due to high minimum wage

Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 06:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KARAWANG -- Several companies in Karawang district, West Java, are certain that they will be laying off some of their workers as they cannot afford to pay the...

Indonesia strives to exceed Thailand in automotive industry

Friday, 21 Nov 2014 19:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KARAWANG -- Minister of Industry Saleh Husin asked automotive industry to boost research and development. He expects Indonesia to exceed Thailand, the largest in Southeast Asia. "The strong component...

Kadin optimistic about Jokowi's success

Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 21:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian chamber of commerce and industry (Kadin) expressed optimism with the government of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) after his bold decision to raise the prices...