Posts Tagged ‘Perry Warjiyo’

Bank Indonesia curbs hawkish rhetoric

By BLOOMBERG
JAKARTA • Indonesia’s central bank left its benchmark interest rate unchanged on yesterday, dropping some of its more hawkish comments of ...

No cut seen yet, says BI governor

JAKARTA • Indonesia’s central bank governor Perry Warjiyo (picture) said the benchmark interest rate is near its peak, but he doesn’t see room yet to ...

BI says key rate near peak as rate decision looms

JAKARTA • Bank Indonesia (BI) governor Perry Warjiyo signalled the central bank may hold the key rate today, saying the benchmark interest rate has “almost ...

Bank Indonesia pauses rate hikes as Fed turns cautious

The central bank sees a slower pace of US rate hikes next year and expects the current account deficit to ease
By BLOOMBERG JAKARTA ...

Indonesia shocks with rate hike after trade gap widens

BI has been raising interest rates to curb a currency rout triggered by Fed tightening
By BLOOMBERG JAKARTA • Indonesia’s central ...

Indonesia says clarity on Fed hikes is key Bali meeting outcome

By BLOOMBERG
JAKARTA • Bank Indonesia (BI) governor Perry Warjiyo said clarity on the gradual pace of US interest-rate hikes was one of the key ...

Bank Indonesia hikes rates for 5th time to curb currency rout

The central bank sees economic growth at 5%-5.4% this year, with inflation staying inside the 2.5%-4.5% target in 2018 and ...

Indonesia fights Turkey contagion with rate hike

By BLOOMBERG
JAKARTA • Indonesia’s central bank surprised most economists by raising its benchmark interest rate a fourth time since May, moving ...

Indonesia’s tough love won’t crisis-proof its currency

By Shuli Ren / BLOOMBERG
Just how worried are emerging markets (EMs) about the dollar? We’ll find out in Jakarta today. Bank Indonesia (BI) is expected ...

BI stays hawkish, keeps key rate on hold

Our focus is still on maintaining economic stability, especially the rupiah exchange rate, says Warjiyo
By BLOOMBERG JAKARTA • ...

New Bank Indonesia chief pledges rupiah stability

By BLOOMBERG
JAKARTA • Indonesia’s incoming central bank governor vowed to ensure the stability of the currency as emerging markets brace for further ...

Jokowi’s central bank pick signals continuity

StanChart expects BI to keep its policy neutral and policy rate unchanged for this year
By BLOOMBERG JAKARTA • President Joko Widodo’s ...