* C.bank has rolled back 75 bps of 2018's 175 bps in rate
JAKARTA Indonesia's finance minister defended on Monday a plan to raise cigarette prices by more than a third from next year to reduce smoking rates, after some in the tobacco industry said it would encourage illegal manufacturing and threaten jobs.
JAKARTA, Sept 16 Indonesia's finance minister
defended on Monday a plan to raise cigarette prices by more than
a third from next year to reduce smoking rates, after some in
the tobacco industry said it would encourage illegal
manufacturing and threaten jobs.
JAKARTA, Sept 10 Indonesia's Corruption
Eradication Commission (KPK) on Tuesday named a former managing
director of the trading arm of state energy company PT Pertamina
a suspect in a graft case linked to oil trading with
a Singapore-based company.
JAKARTA The Indonesian government is not abandoning Jakarta after announcing plans to move the country's capital, its planning minister said, pledging to spend $40 billion to save the slowly sinking city in the next decade.
JAKARTA, Aug 27 Indonesia's central bank, which
surprisingly cut interest rates last week, will keep easing
monetary policy to fend off any negative impact on its economy
from slowing global growth, its new senior deputy governor said
JAKARTA Indonesia's central bank, hoping it can spur faster growth at home despite a global slowdown, surprisingly cut its key interest rate for a second time in two months on Thursday.
* Low inflation helps make "pre-emptive" cut possible -
JAKARTA Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Friday proposed a 2,528.8 trillion rupiah ($177.56 billion) budget to parliament for 2020, focusing spending on human resources, which was central in his re-election campaign.
JAKARTA Indonesia's president on Friday proposed to move the capital from Jakarta, a crowded, polluted city of 10 million people, to the island of Borneo, though he left Indonesians guessing as to the exact location.