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Nasution: Investment to Grow 7% as Presidential Candidates Revealed

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)--Indonesia's investment will grow above 7 percent growth in the second semester of this year as the presidential candidates nominations cleared uncertainties for investors,...

Morning Briefing: Vice President Uncertainty Puts Opposition in Limbo

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Good Morning. Expect politics to dominate the news streams in the next few days as lobbying for the Vice President seat is intensifying...

Political Cycle and Rupiah Depreciation Blamed for Low Investment in Q2

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)--Low investment in the second quarter of this year was caused by political cycle and rupiah depreciation against US dollar, Head of The...

Indonesia’s GDP Expands 5.27% in Second Quarter

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)--Indonesia's gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 5.27 percent in the second quarter of this year (year on year/yoy) or the highest since 2013,...

IFC Invests US$100M in Surya Semesta to Support Industrial Estate in...

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, and PT Surya Semesta Internusa Tbk (IDX: SSIA) have signed a...

Qatar Invests US$500M in Indonesia’s Tourism Sector

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Indonesian government on the US$500 million's investment to increase the Development in...

Make It Easy for Investor, Jakarta Launches Investment Center

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)--Investment will continue to increase with the launch of Jakarta Investment Center (JIC), said Head of Investment and Integrated Services One Stop of...

Indonesia’s Pertamina to Build 29 Strategic Projects Worth US$2B

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - PT Pertamina, a state-owned energy producer planned to build 29 strategic projects with total costs Rp20 trillion (US$2.02 billion), said one...

The Rupiah Weakening Become Indonesian Government Concerns

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The Rupiah weakening become Indonesian government concern amid the trade war and other international and domestic issues. In months, the local...

Indonesia To Launch New Version of One Roof Investment Service

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - President Republic of Indonesia Joko Widodo will launch a new version of investment services "Online Single Submission" (OSS) this week, a delay...

Moody’s: Toyota’s US$1B Investment in Grab is Credit Positive for Both

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Last Wednesday, Toyota Motor Corporation (Aa3 stable) announced that it will invest US$1 billion in Grab Holdings Inc., a Singapore-based ride-hailing service provider,...

Indonesia’s EV Hive Raises US$20M Series A Investment Led by Korea’s...

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) -- Indonesia's co-working and community operator EV Hive announced has secured a US$20 million Series A investment led by Softbank Ventures Korea, H&CK Partners and...

Indonesia’s PMI Touched Highest Level Since June 2016

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)—Indonesia’s Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) in May 2018 was at 51.7, the highest level since June 2016, Nikkei reported. It was slightly higher than the...

Oil Price Spike Poses a Dilemma for Indonesia

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)- Rising oil price will bring positive impact to the oil and gas investment and higher state revenue, but on the other hand,...

Oil Price Rise Driving up Investments

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)—The investments in the upstream oil and gas sector during the period of January-April 2018 had been significantly increasing, along with the steady...

China’s Economy Steady Amid Trade War With U.S

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - In April, China's economy registered a steady and showed a good momentum for growth featuring stable production and demand growth, National Bureau of...

Policy Review: Terror Attacks Have Limited Impact on Investments

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)—The terrorist attacks may cause a short-term shock to the stock market, but it has limited impact on the long-term investments. The investors...

Indonesia Announces Four Winners Oil & Gas Blocks under Gross Split

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)--The Indonesian government has picked the winner of four oil and gas blocks that will be operated by production sharing contractors (PSC) under...

Indonesian President Asks for Further Oil-Gas Deregulations

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)--President Joko Widodo has called for the need of further deregulation in the oil and gas sector to attract more investments to the...

VC Has Played Bigger Role in Startup Development in Indonesia

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Venture capital (VC) increasingly show an important role in the development of startup companies in Indonesia, amid prospects of growth in the...

Indonesia Expects Lower Investment in Mining, Oil & Gas Sectors

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)—The government revised down its investment target from the mining, and oil and gas sectors by 25.7 per cent to US$37.2 billion this...

Indonesia, China Signs US$23.3B Investment Agreement

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The positive development cooperation between Indonesia and China is marked by the signing of two memorandum of understanding and five contracts...

Supramu Santoso: It’s Challenging, but We Stick in Geothermal

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)—Indonesia has an ambitious goal to increase the share of renewable energy in the country’s energy mix to 23 per cent by 2025....

Indonesia, Africa Sign US$586M Business Deals

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Dozens of companies from Indonesia and Africa have signed a number of business deals worth US$586.56 million in total during Indonesia-Africa...

President Signs Simplifying Foreign Work Permit

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories)— President Joko Widodo has signed a Presidential decree that aims to simplify foreign work permit process as the country seeks to improve...

Policy Review: Simplify Work Permits for Oil & Gas Foreign Workers

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources recently revoked a regulation which governs the entry of foreign workers in the Oil and...

Policy Review: Daunting Task to Boost Oil & Gas Investment

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Over the past two months or so, the Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry has taken bold steps to revoke hundreds of...

Government Offers Infrastructure and Energy Projects to India

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Indonesia welcomed Indian investors at a business gathering on infrastructure and energy sector here on Monday (19/3) which aimed at enhancing bilateral cooperation...

Easing of Investment Construction Permit Widened to 47 Industrial Zones

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - The National Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) has widened the implementation the Ease of Direct Investment Construction to 47 industrial zones, following...

Policy Review: Addressing Investment Obstacles

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The Coordinating Minister for the Economic Affairs Darmin Nasution on Monday (12/3) held a limited cabinet meeting to discuss issues related...