Monday, 14 Syawwal 1440 / 17 June 2019

Monday, 14 Syawwal 1440 / 17 June 2019

INDEX BERITA

Sandiaga pledges to strive to boost economy of the people

Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 03:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PASURUAN -- Candidate for Vice President of the Republic of Indonesia, Sandiaga Uno, said he would continue to strive to boost the economy of the people. In addition,...

CAD in 4th quarter of 2018 reaches 3.57 percent

Saturday, 09 Feb 2019 02:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's current account deficit (CAD) in the fourth quarter of last year rose to US$9.1 billion, partly due to imports being in excess of exports. It...

Indonesia's growth reaches 5.17 percent last year

Wednesday, 06 Feb 2019 18:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's economic growth reached a five-year high of 5.17 percent in 2018, mostly fueled by household consumption, investment, and government spending, according to the Central Statistics...

Indonesia's 2018 trade deficit hit record high

Wednesday, 16 Jan 2019 01:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's trade deficit last year reached a record high of US$8.57 billion since 1975, according to the Central Statistics Agency (BPS). The deficit was majorly caused...

Indonesia experienced good economic growth in 2018: Jokowi

Monday, 07 Jan 2019 20:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) chaired a plenary cabinet meeting on the 2019 national program and activities on Monday. He drew attention to the good economic growth...

Maintain momentum of economic development: LIPI

Friday, 21 Dec 2018 11:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) calls on various parties to maintain the momentum of economic development in the midst of the upcoming 2019 general elections...

Indonesia's fourth quarter CAD may exceed 3 percent: BI

Friday, 21 Dec 2018 10:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia (BI) has predicted that the country's fourth-quarter current account deficit may exceed 3 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP). He explained that the...

Indonesia must be strong: Retno Marsudi

Friday, 14 Dec 2018 16:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi said that Indonesia must be strong and its economy must grow well. Therefore, the country would not be bullied or made...

Pressure on rupiah not yet over in short term: Darmin

Saturday, 24 Nov 2018 00:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister for Economy Darmin Nasution said the pressure on rupiah would not yet be over although it is relatively stable hovering in a narrow range...

Understating democracy hampers economic development: Prabowo

Thursday, 22 Nov 2018 07:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Prabowo Subianto, presidential candidate of the Prosperous Coalition, said that the practice of understating the meaning of democracy was hampering economic development in the country. In...

Special account to be opened for export proceeds

Saturday, 17 Nov 2018 09:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia will introduce a regulation on the mechanism for the placement of foreign exchange from export proceeds (DHE) in a special account it would open,...

Govt launches 2018 economic policy package

Saturday, 17 Nov 2018 00:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government launched the 2018 Economic Policy Package at the Presidential Palace Complex here on Friday. The package issued following 16 similar packages that had been...

Stronger efforts needed to cut imports: BPS

Friday, 16 Nov 2018 22:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Head of the Central Bureau of Statistics (BPS) Suhariyanto said harder work is needed to reduce imports to prevent trade deficit from widening. He said the...

Growth remains positive amid global economic challenges: Sri

Wednesday, 14 Nov 2018 16:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati said that Indonesia's economic growth remained positive amid hard global economic conditions. Therefore, she noted that the government will continue to...

Widening CAD results from rising oil imports

Saturday, 10 Nov 2018 09:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's third quarter current account deficit rose to US$8.8 billion due to rising oil imports that weakened the performance of oil and gas trade balance, among...

Parliament passes into law RAPBN 2019 in Plenary Session

Thursday, 01 Nov 2018 01:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The House of Representatives (DPR) has passed into law the draft state budget (RAPBN) 2019 in a plenary session here on Wednesday. Finance Minister Sri Mulyani...

Sandiaga seeks people's inputs over breakfast in Padang

Saturday, 20 Oct 2018 10:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice presidential candidate number 02 Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno visits Bopet Rajawali Juanda, Padang, West Sumatra, on Friday morning. He wanted to seek the people's inputs over...

Sandiaga promises to form a national OK OCE, if elected

Thursday, 18 Oct 2018 15:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Candidate for Indonesian Vice President number 02 Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno, if elected with Prabowo Subianto, promised to form a national OK OCE (One District / City...

Indonesia has capacity to boost economic growth: IMF

Saturday, 13 Oct 2018 05:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NUSA DUA -- International Monetary Fund (IMF) stated that Indonesia has the capacity to boost its economic growth amid the global recession. IMF Deputy Director for Asia and...

Sri Mulyani warns of risk hampering 2019 economic growth

Wednesday, 10 Oct 2018 17:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NUSA DUA -- Finance Minister Sri Mulyani has predicted that a potential slowdown in the global economic growth in 2018 and 2019 may have an impact on the...

Current account deficit ideally solved by increasing export

Monday, 24 Sep 2018 21:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Finance Minister Sri Mulyani said the country's current account deficit (CAD) should be coped with an increase in exports not by reducing imports.

Irrelevant to compare condition in 1998 with in 2018: BI

Tuesday, 11 Sep 2018 00:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia said it is very irrelevant to compare rupiah depreciation in 2018 with one in 1998 when the country was beset by monetary crisis.

Govt not yet able to deal with global turmoil

Thursday, 06 Sep 2018 17:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Coordinating Economic Affairs Minister Darmin Nasution said government policies prepared to deal with global dynamics were still unable to keep up with current conditions. He stressed...

Export, investment strengthen economic fundamentals: Jokowi

Wednesday, 05 Sep 2018 20:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Exports and investment have become the two important aspects in strengthening Indonesia's economy, according to President Joko Widodo (Jokowi). He also said he had ordered his...

Govt says not easy to set assumption on rupiah exchange rate

Tuesday, 04 Sep 2018 21:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- It is not easy to determine the rupiah exchange rate against the US dollar in the Draft 2019 State Budget (RAPBN). Uncertain global...

Draft state budget 2019 to forestall global turbulence

Tuesday, 04 Sep 2018 20:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati said the draft state budget for 2019 was calculated by taking into consideration protracted global turbulence which is feared to continue...

Govt to finalize policy restricting imports of commodities

Tuesday, 04 Sep 2018 20:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government will soon finalize a policy restricting the imports of hundreds of products and raw materials in response to the developing economic condition. Their...

Indonesia's economic fundamentals remain strong

Tuesday, 04 Sep 2018 19:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The economic fundamentals of the country remain robust amid the current fluctuations in the US dollar. Indonesia's Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Darmin Nasution stated that...

Millennials like something genuine: Sandiaga

Sunday, 02 Sep 2018 17:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno, the running mate of presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto said millennials who dominate in the upcoming presidential election prefer something which is not artificial...

Targets in draft state budget quite conservative: Lawmaker

Sunday, 19 Aug 2018 21:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Leading law maker Mukhammad Misbakhun supported the government in bringing to reality a credible state budget for 2019 to maintain the national economic stability. He said...

Economy grows 5.27 percent in second quarter of 2018: BPS

Monday, 06 Aug 2018 20:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's economy has grown 5.27 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2018. It was slightly higher by 0.26 percent than the same period last year,...

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....

Economy estimated to grow 5.15 percent in Q2: BI

Friday, 03 Aug 2018 16:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia Governor Perry Warjiyo said that the country's economy was estimated to grow 5.15 percent year on year (yoy) in the second quarter of this...

2018 growth to stay at lower limit of BI's target range

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 06:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Bank Indonesia (BI) has predicted the Indonesian economy will grow 5.1 percent this year. It was the lower limit of its target range of 5.1-5.5 percent...

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...

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,...

Second-quarter growth expected to reach 5.15 percent: BI

Saturday, 26 May 2018 02:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's second-quarter growth is expected to approach 5.15 per cent year-on-year. It will be fuelled by household consumption stimulated by the disbursement of Eid-al-Fitr bonuses, the...

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...

Time to help other countries: Jokowi

Tuesday, 27 Feb 2018 15:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has said it is already time now for Indonesia to help other countries with economic condition below the country's level. He reiterated that...

Indonesia's economy can grow at 6.5 percent: IMF

Wednesday, 07 Feb 2018 13:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's economy has the potential to grow by 6.5 percent year-on-year (yoy) by 2022 through structural reforms that will increase productivity and attract investment for development...