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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.

Indonesian Election: Subianto – Uno Declares Victory

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Prabowo Subianto and Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno declare a victory as a president and vice president of Indonesia. The pair give the declaration at Subianto' house at Kertanegara Street, Jakarta, today (04/18). "I declare that...

Indonesia Eximbank Re-issues Global Bonds US$900M

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesian Export Financing Agency or Indonesia Eximbank will re-issue global bonds with worth of US$900million. Eight international banks are expected to win LPEI' global bond rights. The banks are Bank of Australia and New Zealand,...

Indonesian Stock to Watch on Thursday, April 18

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Jakarta Composite Index (JCI) closed up 0.72 percent to 6,481.54 on Tuesday (04/16), from the prior day closed up 0.46 percent to 6,435.15. Top Gainers On Tuesday, PT Menteng Heritage Realty Tbk...

Morning Briefing: Polls said Widodo Leads Presidential Race

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! Based on exit polls, Joko Widodo - Ma'ruf Amin lead Indonesia' presidential race. While, the contender Prabowo Subianto - Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno believed they win based on internal count. None...

Sluggish Exports to Asia Continues to Weigh Japan’s Trade Balance

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Japan’ trade surplus declined 32.6 percent year-on-year (YoY) to JPY529 billion (US$4 billion) in March on a non-seasonally adjusted basis, IHS Markit reported. The balance turned to a deficit of JPY178 billion from...

Indonesia’s Loan Growth Slowing Down in 1Q

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Bank Indonesia (BI) survey showed the national bank' loan growth slower in the first quarter (1Q) of 2019. The weighted net balance of new loan demand also dropped to 50 percent...

Morning Briefing: Today, Indonesia Defines Its Fate

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Today, the biggest ever election in the country begin. Indonesia will define its new leader and the legislative members, after campaign race since Sept. 23. The peoples will decided between the two candidates...

Garuda Indonesia to Acquires 51% Sriwijaya Air Shares

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - PT Garuda Indonesia Tbk (IDX: GIAA), a state-owned flight carrier, will acquire at least 51 percent shares of private airlines provider PT Sriwijaya Air, said government official today (04/16). The acquisition plans...

Indonesian Stock to Wacth on Tuesday, April 16

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Jakarta Composite Index (JCI) closed up 0.46 percent or 29.28 points at 6,435.15 on Tuesday (04/16), from the prior day had been closed down 0.07 percent to 6,405.87. Top Gainers Shares of...

Morning Briefing: China, Japan Strenghtens Economic Cooperation

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! On Monday (04/15), Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono at the high-level economic dialogue between the two countries. China and Japan are two of the...