UK Parliament Hits May on Brexit No-Deal
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Good morning! Birtish’ House of Commons rejected the Brexit deal proposed by Prime Minister Theresa May, in a vote on Tuesday (03/12). Member of parliament (MP) voted no for 391, and yes for 242. By this, United Kingdom (UK) withdrawal from European Union may end up with...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Good morning! Indonesian Government to revise luxury goods sales tax on cars to boost automotive production and export. The scheme revision concerning the basis of imposition, engine capacity, vehicle type, principle of imposition, and incentive programs. It said, finance ministry will categorize the tax based on fuel...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Good morning! Ethiopian Airlines crashed shortly after take-off from Addis Ababa and killed 157 people on board. This becomes another hit, because the flight used Boeing 737 Max 8, the same model as the Lion Air JT 160 crashed that killed 189 passengers and crews in...
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) – Good morning! Twelve peoples were killed in a gun battle with armed separatist rebels in Nduga Distrik in West Papua, where over a dozen construction workers were massacred last year. The military believed the attacked was orchestrated by the Free Papuan Movement (FPM), which claimed responsibility for the...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! United States (US) 2018’ goods trade deficit hit highest record, as strong domestic demand fueled by lower taxes pulled in imports. This occurred even though President Donald Trump did some efforts, such as had a trade war with China, to narrow trade gap. During 2018,...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The position of Susilo Bambang Yudoyono (SBY) and Demokrat party at the 2019 Presidential Election is in the middle of a fight. They played a two-legged political gesture: joining the opposition coalition on the one hand, Demokrat party electoral calculations in parliament on the other. The middle...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good morning! After almost reaching a trade deal with China, United States now gives trade pressure to India and Turkey. The Uncle Sam country intends to scrap the preferential trade status granted under the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) to both countries, based on President Donald Trump's direction. Under...
Insight: The Fortune of the Islamic Parties in the 2019 General Election
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – In the Indonesian political history, the movements of Islamic parties have proven active and contributing since the independence war, the early period of independence even to here, even forming the political and democratic culture of Indonesia. Historically, the development of movements or Islamic parties in Indonesia based...
JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Good morning! The European Union (EU) will meet United States (US) official this week to get more information the trade deal with China and potential future tariffs. US and China are reported near to reach trade deal. But it is still unclear whether tariff on China imports would...

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Ophir Shareholders Accepts Indonesia’s Medco Proposal

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – British energy producer, Ophir Energy Plc finally agreed on PT Medco Energi International Tbk (IDX: MEDC)’ offers, after months of negotiations....

Insight: Measuring Brexit Impact on Indonesian Economy

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Brexit crisis deepens amid the delay of implementation and no light yet over how the agreement would end. Presenting the spirit...
Indonesia Targets Honda Motor’s Exports worth US$1.8 B in 2021

Honda Motor Targets Exports US$1.8B from Indonesia in 2021

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – One of the car maker in Indonesia, PT Honda Prospect Motor (HPM) eyes export with worth of US$1.8 billion in 2021, said...

LIPI Calls the Potential of Very Large Voter Migration

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Researcher from Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia (LIPI), Aisyah Putri Budiatri, reminded the potential for voters migration ahead of the election day on...
Widodo-Amin Combines Java, Subianto-Uno Attracts Sub-Urban Voters

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JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Public campaign for 2019 President and Vice President candidates has entered its second day on Monday (03/25). If the Joko Widodo-Ma'ruf...
Indonesian Minister of Agrarian Reported to Police

Minister Agrarian of Indonesia Reported to Police

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - A number of non-profit organizations incorporated in the Civil Society Coalition reported the Indonesian Minister of Agrarian Spatial Planning Sofyan Djalil...