Posts Tagged ‘Indonesia’

Indonesia is flirting with the wrong foreign money

by Shuli Ren / BLOOMBERG
PRESIDENT Joko Widodo could learn an important lesson from the Indonesian rupiah’s slide this year: He’s attracting the wrong ...
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Indonesian petrochem project on course

by TMR
Lotte Chemical Titan Holding Bhd has denied claims of suspension of its integrated petrochemical facility (IPF) in Indonesia. In a filing to ...

Indonesia wants tighter forex rules

Authorities want to tighten some rules on exporters amid a rout in the currency, says finance minister
JAKARTA • Indonesian exporters must keep their ...

Hold off on buying Indonesia stocks, strategists say

By BLOOMBERG
JAKARTA • Indonesia’s key stock index may be down 14% from its February peak, but it still isn’t time to get back into equities in ...

Australia, Indonesia seal talks on FTA

JAKARTA • Indonesia and Australia announced the conclusion to talks on a free trade agreement (FTA) as the Pacific neighbours attempt to boost economic ...
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AirAsia targets 3Q load factor of 83%

by TMR
AIRASIA Group Bhd has targeted to achieve an average load factor (ALF) of 83% in the third quarter ending Sept 30, 2018 (3Q18) on the back ...

Indonesia wants foreigners to own less bonds in long run

Jakarta • Indonesia, rattled by a global emerging market (EM) sell-off, wants to halve the foreign ownership of its sovereign bonds in five years as the ...

A strong, fresh earthquake rocks Indonesia’s Lombok island

by AFP
MATARAM • A strong earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Lombok yesterday, triggering landslides, damaging buildings and sending people ...

Indonesia’s booming gig economy means big tradeoffs for workers

Part-time work is a crucial life-line for unskilled labourers and as the number of underemployed grows, consumer spending stagnates
By Karlis Salna ...

Aftershock imposes fresh trauma on Lombok

By REUTERS / Pic By BLOOMBERG
Pemenang • A magnitude 6.2 aftershock rocked Indonesia’s Lombok yesterday, sparking fresh panic on the tropical tourist ...

Fire and Rescue Department set for Lombok SAR mission

Govt wants to help in the mission and awaits details from Indonesian counterparts
By AFIQ AZIZ / Pic By AFP Malaysia is preparing a team to go to ...

Rescuers dig through quake rubble for aunt of Indonesian sprint star

by REUTERS
KARANGPANGSOR, Indonesia – Rescuers on Indonesia’s quake-hit island of Lombok dug through the rubble of a mosque on Wednesday, hoping ...