Central Bank Confident Indonesia Will Dodge Recession

Bank Indonesia is confident Indonesia's economy would continue to grow in the second quarter.

06 May 2020 | 07:35 PM


Indonesians Tip More Generously During Pandemic: Grab

Tips are up by 63 percent for Grab's delivery drivers since the coronavirus pandemic began.

05 May 2020 | 09:01 PM


Indonesia Posts Lowest Growth in Almost Two Decades

The country's GDP expanded by only 2.97 percent in January-March.

05 May 2020 | 02:21 PM


Coffee Industry Must Find New Ways to Stay Afloat

From suppliers to coffee shops, everyone in the industry is struggling to cope with the pandemic.

05 May 2020 | 01:42 AM


Indonesian Tourism Buckles as Chinese Tourists Stop Coming

Chinese tourist arrivals have fallen 97 percent since the coronavirus crisis began.

04 May 2020 | 03:08 PM


Tokopedia Investigates Data Breach Compromising 15m User Accounts

A hacker leaked 15 million Tokopedia user accounts following an exploit in March

03 May 2020 | 02:24 AM


Garuda Indonesia Cuts Salaries as Pandemic Grounds Fleet

At least 25,000 workers will be affected by the salary cuts and delays.

29 April 2020 | 08:07 PM


Bank Indonesia's $33b Quantitative Easing Not Much Use Without Fiscal Policy: Governor

The central bank said a fiscal policy is needed to ensure quantitative easing can reach the real sector.

29 April 2020 | 07:33 PM


Gov't Provides Incentives to Nearly 2.5 Million Farmers to Maintain Rice Production

Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Airlangga Hartarto said Indonesia has enough rice in stock for Idul Fitri.

28 April 2020 | 08:17 PM


Siloam Helps Jakarta Boost PCR Testing

The hospital chain has donated 4,400 swab test kits, virus transport media, primers and reagents for the polymerase chain reaction tests.

28 April 2020 | 05:56 PM