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The Insider Stories Founder Linda Silaen has a solid, proven history, established over more than a decade as a journalist with a leading internasional news organization, of being the first with the biggest economic news stories in Indonesia. Specializing in corporate news, Linda is also a veteran of some of the biggest macroeconomic and general news stories as Indonesia rapidly transforms into a major market economy. One of the founders of the original blog from which this company developed, Linda’s knowledge of investors’ information communications and data us developed from unrivaled networking skills that make her a well-known name among CEOs, bankers, government officials and private equity investors both in Indonesia and other countries.

KinerjaPay Acquires Data Center Provider’s Kinerja Indonesia

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - KinerjaPay Corp., (OTCQB: KPAY), an Indonesian digital payment and e-commerce platform announced its plan to acquire data center & business services provider PT Kinerja Indonesia. The acquisition positions the company to launch its services...

Indonesian Government Urges Parliament to Pass Terrorism Bill

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Chief of National Police Tito Karnavian urged Indonesian parliament to approve the Terrorism Law, following a series of terror attacks  in Indonesia. The Government has proposed the revision of the law...

Moody’s: Indonesia’s Currency and Interest Rate Weaknesses

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Last Tuesday, Indonesia’s (Baa2 stable) government bond spiked by nearly 30 basis points to 7.3 percent, but retreated to 7.2 percent at the end of the week, while the currency, the rupiah, extended...

Pupuk Indonesia Operates Second Fertilizer Plant in South Sumatera

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesian fertilizer producer, PT Pupuk Sriwijaya (Pusri) started operating the Pusri 2B fertilizer plant in Palembang, South Sumatera, said the company in a press statement on May 11. The new plant...

Market Update: Lack of U.S Dollar Weakens Indonesian Rupiah

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The weakening trend in the Indonesian currency rupiah against the U.S Dollar has occurred since several weeks ago. Governor of Bank Indonesia (BI) Agus Martowardojo said, the psychological level for the local currency...

Indonesia PLN Extends the Expiration of Cash Tender Offers

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesian power producer, PT Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN) announced is extending the expiration of the previously tender offers to purchase for cash any and all of the outstanding 2019 Notes, 2020 Notes, and...

Policy Review: Economic Impact of Malaysian Election Result

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) -  Mahathir bin Mohamad's party has won the Malaysian election in a shock result and beat the incumbent leader Najib Razak. Pakatan Harapan (PH), an alliance of opposition parties spearheaded by the former prime...

IHS: Solid Rebound in Japan’s Current Account Surplus in March

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Japan's current account surplus rose 4.2 percent year on year (y/y) to JPY3.1 trillion (US$285 billion) on a non-seasonally adjusted basis in March. The surplus jumped 84.0 percent from the previous month...

Policy Review: Trump’s Deal on Iran Have Major Consequences

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - United State President Donald Trump decision to terminate the participation in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with Iran and re-imposing sanctions lifted under the deal threatens global community. This leaves the country...

Moody’s Upgrades MNC Investama’s Corporate Family Rating to B3

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Moody's Investors Service has upgraded the Corporate Family Rating (CFR) of MNC Investama Tbk. (P.T.) (BHIT) to B3 from Caa3. At the same time, Moody's has assigned a definitive Caa1 rating to BHIT's...