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Weekly Briefing: Welcoming China’s Belt and Road Initiative Summit

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! China will hold the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) Summit on April 25-27. 37 world leaders in the summit is...

Morning Briefing: Polls said Widodo Leads Presidential Race

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! Based on exit polls, Joko Widodo - Ma'ruf Amin lead Indonesia' presidential race. While, the contender Prabowo Subianto -...

EU Open Renegotiates Trade Tariff with US

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The European Union (EU) now is ready to launch negotiations with United States (US) to eliminating trade tariffs, said the agency...

Morning Briefing: Lower US Recession Risk, Goldman Sach Says

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! Federal Open Market Committee policy has been rising the recession risk to 10 percent from 20 percent in United...

US’s EIA Raises Crude Oil Output Growth and Price

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - United States' (US) Energy Information Administration (EIA) raised its forecasts for the country and global benchmark crude prices this year, The...

Morning Briefing: US Inflation Tame in March, EU Gives New Hope...

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! The inflation rate in United States (US) rose 0.41 percent in March, following the prior month at 0.2 percent, the Labor...

Moody’s: US’s Car Tariffs to Disrupt Global Trade

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The response to the imposition of United States (US) tariffs on cars and imported parts from the European Union (EU) has...

David Malpass: The World Needs New Approach to Reduce Poverty in...

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The World Bank Executive Board has approved David Robert Malpass's victory to fill the leadership chair of financial institutions after being...

China Extends to Suspend US’s Vehicle, Auto Parts Tariff

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The Chinese State Council continues to extend the 25 percent retaliation rate for vehicles and auto parts from the United States...

US’s Trade Deficit Narrows Down More Than Expected

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - United States (US) Commerce Department reported the country trade deficit narrowed to US$51.1 billion in January of 2019 from an upwardly...

Morning Briefing: Indonesia May Gain Benefit over the US Recession

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) — Good morning! United States bond market’ yield curve showed ominous sign of a recession. Yesterday, US 10-year bond yield fell deeply...

Morning Briefing: Trump Give Sanction to North Korea

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Good morning! After saying a sanction will be imposed on two Chinese shipping companies accused of violating North Korea trade prohibition, United...

Unites States Deficit Widened to US$234B in February

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – United States (US) experienced the biggest monthly budget deficit to US$234 billion, amid a 20 percent decline in corporate tax revenues and...

Powell: US’S Interest Rates Unchanged This Year

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The Federal Reserves (Fed) maintains a target range for the federal fund level at 2.25-2.5 percent during the March 19-20 meeting,...

IMF: Advanced Protectionism Worsens Global Crisis

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Protectionism and trade war are the most real threats to the world economy today, said International Monetary Fund (IMF). Caused of the...

US Jobless Rise Slightly, China’s Slowdown Hit its Workers

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The number of Americans filling out jobless benefits increased by 6,000 to 229,000 which ended March 9 from the previous week...

US’s Senate Rejects Emergency Declaration, Trump Headed for Veto

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - United States (US) Senate rejected President Donald Trump’ emergency declaration at the southern border, setting up what will be the first veto...

China’s Industrial Growth Declines, US’s Production Rises

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – China' industrial production rose only 5.3 percent year-on-year in the February. This was the slowest pace since the same period in 2002...

China’s Export Drops 20% in February, The Biggest Declines Since 2016

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) -  China foreign trade of goods fell 13.8 percent in February to US$266.36 billion compared to same month in 2018. While, Exports...

US’s Senate Set to Reject Trump National Emergency Declaration

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Opponents of President Donald Trump’ declaration of a national emergency at the United States (US) – Mexico border appear to have...

INSIGHT: US in the China-Russia Triangle Relation Vortex

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – North Korea can get closer to China and Russia to reduce international sanctions after failing to reach an agreement with the...

Eurozone’s Inflation Rises as Energy, Food Prices Accelerate

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Eurozone inflation edged higher in line with expectations in February as food and energy price rises accelerated. But there was no matching...

US’s GDP Growth Hit the Highest Level for More than a...

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The United States (US) partial shutdown, which began on Dec. 22, is expected to reduce fourth quarter (4Q) GDP growth by...

US, China Battle on Currency Pact Issues

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – United States (US) and China trade talks in Washington is now battling on currency pact issues. Both parties haven’t yet agreed...

The Global Economy: Growing More Slowly but not Slumping Yet

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) - Growth is slowing in most of the world’s key economies. At best, these economies are reverting to trend. More worrisome is the rising...

US Wants to Set Up a Liaison Office in North Korea

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – United States (US) is considering setting up a diplomatic office in North Korea, a symbolic move that could show how relations...

Morning Briefing: Trump Unhappy with the Border Wall Deal

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Good morning! United States' President Donald Trump declared that he was unhappy about the border wall deal negotiated by congressional leaders....

Trump to Meet Xi Very Soon to Reach a Trade Deal

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Sixteen days away to trade truce-end, United States' President Donald Trump wants to meet China President Xi Jinping sooner. It creates...

Insight: US Encourages World Instability After Withdraws INF Treaty

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – The world was shocked by the plan of the United States (US) to withdraw its country from the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces...

US-China Trade Talks Agrees on Several Issues

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – United States (US) and China high-level officials ended trade talks in Washington on Friday (02/01), agreed on several issues. At the...