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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.

Subianto – Uno Accuses Widodo – Amin Cheated the Presidential Election

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Prabowo Subianto - Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno' lawyer team lead by Bambang Widjojanto, accused Joko Widodo - Ma'ruf Amin has abuse power, misuse State Budget, use apparatus and state-owned enterprises also law...

Indonesian Stock to Watch on Friday, June 14

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — The Jakarta Composite Index slightly fell by 0.04 percent to 6,273.08 on Thursday, as foreign investors took profit-taking action by Rp696.57 billion (US$48.71 million). Agriculture sector slumped the deepest by 0.67...

Morning Briefing: Indonesian Court Holds Pre-Trial Presidential Election Case Today

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! The Constitutional Court will hold a hearing today, to determine whether it will choose to move forward with a lawsuit that challenges the results of the of the 2019 Presidential Election by...

Indonesian Stock to Watch on Thursday, June 13

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — The Jakarta Composite Index decreasing by 0.47 percent to 6,276.17 on Wednesday, as there was Rp189.52 billion (US$13.25 million) foreign outflow. All sectors but consumer goods and trade were falling. Mining had...

Morning Briefing: Japan’s Premier Makes Historic Trip to Iran

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - On Wednesday, Japan' Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived in Tehran, Iran, to ease tension between the United States (US) and Iran. This is the first visit by a Japanese premier since the Islamic revolution...

Indonesian Stock to Watch on Wednesday, June 12

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — The Jakarta Composite Index closed in the green zone by 0.26 percent to 6,305.99, on Tuesday (06/11). The increase was not as high as the previous couple of days which could...

Morning Briefing: Trump Intimidating China Again

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Again, United States (US) President Donald Trump intimidated to impose tariffs of 25 percent on US$300 billion in Chinese goods if President Xi Jinping doesn’t meet with him at the upcoming Group of 20...

Indonesian Stock to Watch on Tuesday, June 11

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — The Jakarta Composite Index continued jumping by 1.29 percent to 6,289.61 with Rp480.81 billion (US$33.62 million) foreign inflow, on Monday (06/10). Miscellaneous industry remained the highest hike by 2.38 percent, followed...

Morning Briefing: Foreign Visitor to Indonesia 1.3M in April, Air Arrivals Down 9%

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Foreign visitor to Indonesia stable at 1.3 million in April 2019, but air arrivals down 9 percent, Statistic Bureau reported on Monday (05/10). This number increased by 0.11 percent compared to April...

Indonesian Stock to Watch on Monday, June 10

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — The Jakarta Composite Index (JCI) rocketed by 1.72 percent to 6,209.11 on the last day of trade before a week of national holiday. Miscellaneous industry has the highest hike by 2.66...

Weekly Briefing: Constitutional Court Decision on Indonesian Presidential Election This Week

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! This week Indonesia' Constitutional Court will make a decision on the opposition challenged on the 2019 presidential election resulted by General Election Commission (GEC). On May 24, Prabowo Subianto - Sandiaga...

Nasution Believes Indonesian Economy Grow 5.2% in 2Q 2019

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs (CMEA) Darmin Nasution believed that Indonesian economy can grow 5.2 percent in the second quarter (2Q) of 2019. This, he stated, based on solid macroeconomic management, strong domestic demand...

Morning Briefing: US Ready Talks Post Brexit Trade Deal with UK

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! United States (US) Presidend Donald Trump has talked ip the possibility of a post-Brexit deal with England during his state visit to the kingdom. He also proposed the country choose Brexit...

Indonesia’s Indofood Revises IndoAgri’s Price Offer

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - PT Indofood Sukses Makmur Tbk (IDX: INDF), business arm of the Salim Group, revised the price of a conditional cash offer for all shares of Indofood Agri Resources Ltd (IndoAgri), said...

Foreign Airlines will Allows to Operate in Indonesia

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesian President Joko Widodo had planned to apply the open sky policy by allowing foreign airlines to operate in Indonesia. The President asserted this decision has been taken to allowed a better competition...

Weekly Briefing: ECB Releases Monetary Policy, Worldwide PMI Survey Out This Week

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! Its long holiday in Indonesia for this week. But globally, some economic data and other important issues will comes out to be monitored by the economic players. This week, European Central Bank...

Indonesian Stock to Watch on Friday, May 31

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — The Jakarta Composite Index closed gaining by 1.17 percent to 6,104.1 with Rp331.74 billion (US$23.03 million) foreign inflows, on May 29. For today, the composite index is predicted to move bullish...

Morning Briefing: Indonesia’s PMI Rises to 51.6 in May

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! Indonesian Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) rose from 50.4 in April to 51.6 in May, marking the highest in nine months, said Nikkei Manufacturing survey. The country' manufacturing sector activity improved in...

Morning Briefing: Shanaha Visit Indonesia,

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Good morning! Today, acting Secretary of Defense for the United States (US) Patrick Michael Shanahan visit Indonesia and to meet with several ministers. Weeklong trip that is intended to reinforce that...

Morning Briefing: Indonesia, Japan Strengthening Economic Cooperation

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Good morning! Indonesian government paid a visit to Japan to enhance bilateral cooperation in the economic sector, including increasing investment in the chemical industry to steel. During a four-day visit, Industry Minister...
Indonesian Digital Banking will Grow Rapidly in Coming Years

Indonesian Stock to Watch on Tuesday, May 28

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Jakarta Composite Index (JCI) was closed up 0.69 percent to 6,098.97 from previous day which closed up 0.41 percent to 6,057.35. For today, the composite index is estimated to slightly...

Morning Briefing: Indonesia Needs New Economic Minister Team

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! The National Economic and Industry Committee urged President Joko Widodo put new faces on the economic team for the next five years to pursue a 7 percent economic growth target....

Indonesia Stock to Watch on Monday, May 27

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Jakarta Composite Index (JCI) closed up 0.41 percent to 6,057.35 from the previous day, which closed up 1.57 percent to 6,032.70. For today, the composite index is estimated lowering to 6,015-6,036,...
EU Leaders Agrees to Delay Brexit Until Oct. 31

Weekly Briefing: UK Must Leave EU on Deadline, Even with No Deal

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! Amid the Brexit extension, United Kingdom (UK) is stated must leave European Union (EU) at the end of October, even without a deal. As the date is now fixed,...

Indonesian Stock to Watch on Friday, May 24

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Jakarta Composite Index (JCI) closed up 1.57 percent to 6,032.70 from previous day which closed down 0.2 percent to 5,939.64. Today, the composite index is estimated to strengthen in the range...

Morning Briefing: Police Confirms 7 Deaths in Election Results Riot

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! Indonesian police confirmed that there are seven people dead in a rally riot, calling for disqualifying President Joko Widodo' victory in the presidential election for alleged election fraud. Moreover,...

Indonesian Stock to Watch on Thursday, May 23

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Jakarta Composite Index (JCI) closed down 0.2 percent to 5,939.64 from the previous day which rose 0.75 percent to 5,951.27. For today, the composited index is estimated to strengthen in the...

Morning Briefing: Subianto’s Camp Files Presidential Election Suit Today

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! Prabowo Subianto - Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno' camp file presidential election suit to the Constitutional Court today. While, Indonesian police detained 257 alleged provocateurs for several chaos in Jakarta rallies. They...

Indonesian Stock to Watch on Wednesday, May 22

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Jakarta Composite Index (JCI) closed up 0.75 percent to 5,951.37 from the previous day which climbed 1.38 percent to 5,907.12. For today, the composite index is predicted to strengthen in...

Morning Briefing: Election Protesters Clash with Indonesian Police

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! Rally of election protesters at the Indonesia’ Election Supervisory Body’ office turned chaos until dawn. Mass burned firecrackers, also threw rocks and woods to the security officers. The rally calling...