JAKARTA (TheInsiderStoriesI - The Trump Administration has announced a second tranche of tariffs on China, with a 10 percent tariff on an additional US$200 billion of Chinese products to be imposed from 24 September. According to Rajiv Biswas, Asia Pacific Chief Economist at IHS Markit, these measures have been taken as part...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The country's flight carrier PT Garuda Indonesia Tbk (IDX: GIAA) sued Rolls Royce PLC and Rolls Royce Total Care Services Limited, said the company lawyer on Monday (17/09). The lawsuit was filed by the sate-owned firm in the Central Jakarta District Court on Sept 13, 2018. For this...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesia will offer an investment opportunities of US$42.2 billion in the Annual Meeting of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank (WB) in Bali during Oct. 8 to 14, said one government official on Monday (17/09). There are 79 total projects to be offered from 21...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - United States (US) President Donald Trump announced an additional tariffs for around US$200 billion of imports products from China. The new tariffs will take effect on Sept. 24, 2018, and be set at a level of 10 percent until the end of the year. "I directed the United States Trade...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesia has send a diplomatic notes to Singapore  Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan on the issue on online sale of Indonesia maids. "Today, our embassy has send a diplomatic notes to Singapore foreign ministry. We asked for their attention, so this kind of thing will not happened again," Deputy Minister of...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesia’s Deputy Minister for Foreign Affair A.M. Fachir said that three Indonesian fishermen taken hostages by Abu Sayaff group last year have been freed. The Abu Sayyaf group, also known as Al Harakat Al Islamiyya, is a separatist group consisting of militias based around the southern Philippine, including Jolo, Basilan and Mindanao. Khadaffi...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)  - Presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto signed a pact of integrity with some clerics under the National Movement to Safeguard the Ulema Fatwa, an umbrella organization of Islamic groups  behind last year anti Basuki Tjahaja Purnama protest, which includes the Front Pembela Islam (FPI) on Sunday (17/09). The pact...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)–Indonesia still recorded trade deficit US$1.02 billion in August or lowered 49.75 percent from previous month worth of $2.03 billion, Statistics Indonesia reported on Monday (17/09). Head of Statistic Indonesia Suhariyanto reported, the country' export recorded $15.82 billion (year on year) or grew 4.15 percent and imports i$16.84 billion or grew 24.65 percent...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Board governors of Bank Indonesia (BI) awaiting the announcement of the US' Federal Reserves (Fed) before made monetary policy stance, said one official on Wednesday (12/09). "We will monitor it and we will calibrate again," BI Deputy Governor, Dody Budi Waluyo told reporters at his office. As said by the...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good morning. Trade is the main course for today’s menu. The Statistics Indonesia will announce the country’s August trade data at 1100 local time today, which is expected to stay in a deficit due to a combination of falling rupiah and higher oil price. Moody’s Analytics expected Indonesia to...

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