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BI Relaxes Intermediation, LTV to Strengthening Banking Intermediary Function

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Bank Indonesia (BI) decided to relaxes the macro-prudential intermediation and loan to value (LTV) ratios to strengthening banking intermediary function. The new policy...

Indonesia’s Financial Market Remains Stable

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesian financial stability in the third quarter of 2019 remained under control, said the The Financial System Stability Committee (FSSC) on...

Indonesian Budget Deficit Widen to 2.2% in This Year

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesia' finance minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati, stated that 2019 State budget deficit will be widen to 2.2 percent of gross domestic...

Weekly Briefing: Widodo – Amin Inaugurated, New Cabinet Announces

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! After inaugurated yesterday, today President Joko Widodo and Vice President Ma'ruf Amin will introduce their new cabinet. Based on head...

Foreign Capital Inflows US$13.76B Enter Indonesia

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Foreign capital inflows reached Rp195.5 trillion or US$13.86 billion up to Oct. 10, said Bank Indonesia (BI) governor on Friday (10/11)....

Indonesia’s Business Activity Slowed to 13.39 Percent in 3Q

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Bank Indonesia (BI) reported business activity index in the third quarter (3Q) of 2019 slowed compared to the previous quarter, said...

Morning Briefing: After the Fed Cut Rates, Market Wait BI’s Move

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning! Bank Indonesia (BI) to announce its monetary stance today after two-days meeting. Last month, the central bank cut BI-7DRR rate 25...

Indonesia Sets Regulation to Raises Capital Market Performance

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesia has set up Government Regulation Number 42 Year 2019 concerning Procedures for Examination in the Capital Market Sector. The new regulation is...

Indonesia’s Balance of Payment Surplus of US$2.4B in 1Q 2019

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Indonesia' balance of payments (BoP) recorded a surplus of US$2.4 billion in in the first quarter (1Q) of 2019, the central bank reported...

ING: Rupiah Under Pressure Again, BI-7 DRR Seen to Remain on...

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The recent round of tariff slinging between the United States (US) and China has sparked emerging market (EM) foreign exchange weakness again,...

BI: After Election, More Foreign Funds Flow to Indonesia

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Bank Indonesia (BI) believes that the flow of foreign funds to Indonesia' financial markets will be more profound after the presidential...

BI: Investor Confidences Support Rupiah Movement

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Bank Indonesia (BI) reported that the movement of the Rupiah is currently more stable, supported by four main factors, said the governor...

S&P’s Rating Affirmation Reflects Indonesian Economy Strong

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - International rating agency Standard and Poor’s (S&P) has affirmed Indonesia’s Sovereign Credit Rating at investment grade level, as announced on May 31. In...

Forex Reserves Rises to US$130B in December

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesia's foreign exchange reserves, managed by the central bank Bank Indonesia (BI), rises to US$ 130 billion at end of December,...

BI Stance for Next Year: Maintain Growth Momentum

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The Indonesian central bank (BI), revealed its future policy directions for 2018, vowing to maintain sustainability and strengthen the momentum of...

Indonesia Government Lauds Fitch ‘Sovereign Rating’ Upgrade

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Indonesian Economic Minister has lauded the decision of the International rating agency, Fitch Ratings, to have upgraded Indonesia’s Sovereign Rating,...

Red Light from Bank Indonesia about Go-Jek Fin-tech Expansion

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Go-Jek, Indonesia’s biggest ride-hailing firm, has been ordered to wait for permits issued by Bank Indonesia before it can go through...

ECB, BI Keep Benchmark Rates, Signals Hold in Coming Months

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - European Central Bank (ECB) and Bank Indonesia (BI) holds its benchmark rates at the current level to provide more stimulus for the company,...

Alarmed by Bitcoin, BI Bans Virtual Currencies in Fintech Payment System

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Bank Indonesia (BI) has slapped a ban on virtual currency Bitcoin, a payment protocol popular globally, derived from financial technology (fintech)...

National Payment Gateway Will Help Cashless Society

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The long-awaited electronic payment system finally sees the light of day. Bank Indonesia (BI) on Monday (4/12) officially inaugurated the National Payment Gateway...

Industry Review: Boosting Banking Loan Growth

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Indonesia's economy will continue to face severe challenges in 2018, not only come from within the country itself but as well from a poor global economic environment.  Entering...

ECB Sends Tapering Signal, Indonesian Market Still Attractive

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The European Central Bank (ECB) has decided to keep its interest rate unchanged while reiterating there is a possibility it will...