Indonesia's Forex Reserves US$124B in March
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good morning. Expects more pressure on the financial market and especially the Rupiah as external environment continues to work against Indonesia’s favor. The Rupiah ended down at 14,840 per US$1 on Tuesday (04/08), closer to the 15,000 per US$1, seen by many as the pain threshold for some financial...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesia Election Supervisory Body has issued 2019 Election Vulnerability Index. The index is a reference on the areas prone to conflicts and election dispute. The commissioner of the body Mochammad Afifuddin said that the Election Vulnerability Index involves 514 regencies and cities in 34 provinces in Indonesia. The evaluation...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The Indonesian government is taking the necessary steps toward developing and producing electric vehicles in the future. The policy laws should be completed by early next year. The government is encouraging the electric car industry's development, with plans to start construction next year. Firstly, for electric...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Is not an easy for the economic leaders to determine the volatility in the financial market amid the global economic turbulences. The sell-off in emerging market currencies and the escalating global trade tensions have sparked demand of the greenback. On Tuesday (04/09), Indonesian Rupiah almost touched Rp15,000 level at 6:12 pm...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The potential for landslides in Indonesia threatens more than 40.9 million people, National Disaster Management Agency reported today (01/02). While, disasters and tsunamis have hit tens of thousands victims in the past four years. The agency' spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, said that the potential in Indonesia spread...
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JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Talks between President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un collapsed after the two sides failed to bridge a standoff over United States (US) sanctions, a dispiriting end to high-stakes meetings meant to disarm a global nuclear threat. Trump blamed the breakdown on North Korea’s insistence...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – This question is worth asking in the midst of President Joko Widodo' political efforts ahead of 2019 Presidential Election. The arrest of several government critics, the use of legal instruments to suppress political opponents, and military re-involvement in politics, showed he had begun violating fundamental democratic...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Bank Indonesia (BI) reported retail sales index (RSI) indicates good growth. In November 2018, RSI rose by 3.4 percent year-on-year from a previous month 2.9 percent. The increase is supported by clothing commodity subgroup sales performance, vehicle fuel, culture goods and recreation, said the governor Perry Warjiyo in...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The problem of liquidity is still considered to be a banking challenge this year. This is because banks must compete not only with other competitors, but also with the government in raising funding. President Director of Bank Central Asia (IDX:BBCA) Jahja Setiaatmadja said the difficulty of banking liquidity...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Brexit crisis deepens amid the delay of implementation and no light yet over how the agreement would end. Presenting the spirit of protectionism, British' withdrawal from The European Union (EU) has been worrying the world, including Indonesia. Brexit will not make the United Kingdom (UK) stops its...

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