Covid-19 Pushes Inflation to Lowest Level in Two Decades

The last time Indonesia saw lower inflation than May's 2.19 percent was in June 2000.

02 June 2020 | 09:12 PM


Jokowi Wants Jakarta-Bandung Fast Train to Extend to Surabaya

The plan urges China and Japan, former rivals in the original project, to work together for Indonesia's high-speed railway network.  

30 May 2020 | 01:15 PM


World Bank Approves $250m Loan for Indonesia's Covid-19 Relief

Indonesia receives $250 million fund from the global financial institution to improve its pandemic response.

29 May 2020 | 10:37 PM


Penetrating Post-Pandemic Chinese Market With Stories

Businesses can work on product storytelling and localized packaging to gain entry to the post-pandemic Chinese market.

29 May 2020 | 10:10 PM


Dozens of Malls Reopen in Medan

In Jakarta, Governor Anies Baswedan dismissed reopening malls as "fiction."

29 May 2020 | 07:06 PM


Kalbe Farma and South Korea's Genexine to Start Human Trial for Covid-19 Vaccine

Tests on primates have shown the vaccine can produce antibodies capable of neutralizing the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

29 May 2020 | 11:15 AM


Rupiah Set to Return to Pre-Pandemic Level: Bank Indonesia

Morgan Stanley says Indonesia could be among the first economies in Asia to return to pre-pandemic levels.

28 May 2020 | 09:54 PM


BCA's Q1 Result Lends Solid Footing as Bank Restructures Loans to Help Businesses

Large-scale social restrictions have hit the economy hard and many companies are at risk of failing to pay back loans.

28 May 2020 | 01:12 PM


Relaxing Social Restrictions May Not Boost Economy

Economic growth this year will remain at minus 2 percent if social restrictions only get phased out in the third quarter.

27 May 2020 | 03:03 PM


Nike Factory Sacks Nearly 5,000 Workers in Indonesia

Victory Chingluh is a Taiwanese sportswear company that runs two factories in Indonesia.

25 May 2020 | 08:48 PM