Govt Threatens Google Indonesia With Formal Investigation

Head of Jakarta Tax Office Special Case Branch Muhamad Haniv has threatened Google Indonesia with investigation if the search engine tech company still refuses to submit its bookkeeping, which includes the company's server and advertisement contracts in Indonesia.

20 January 2017 | 02:33 PM


Indonesia 2017 Current Account Deficit Will be Less Than 2.4% of GDP: Central Bank

Indonesia's central bank expects the country's current account deficit to widen in 2017 but it will be smaller than 2.4 percent of gross domestic product, its governor said on Friday (20/01).

20 January 2017 | 02:23 PM


Freeport Seeks Guarantees From Indonesia Amid Mining Shake-Up

The Indonesian unit of Freeport-McMoRan is seeking fiscal and legal guarantees from the government over mining rules issued last week, a spokesman for the copper mining giant said late on Thursday (19/01).

20 January 2017 | 02:18 PM


Apple Considering Three Locations in Indonesia for Its R&D Centers

Smartphone giant Apple is considering the greater Jakarta area, Bandung and Yogyakarta as potential locations for its research and development centers.

20 January 2017 | 01:58 PM


New Zealand and Sri Lanka to Consider Free Trade Agreement

New Zealand and Sri Lanka will open diplomatic posts in each other's nations and are considering a free trade agreement.

20 January 2017 | 01:36 PM


Sandiaga Uno Admits Poll Results Don't Affect Him

Result of a recent poll, conducted by the Indonesian Survey Organization showed that Anies-Sandiaga is ranked last. Sandiaga says the poll result does not affect him as it was made to form voters' opinion, especially after the first gubernatorial debate.

20 January 2017 | 01:31 PM


Japan PM Aims to Strengthen US Alliance Under President Trump

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, said he wanted to further strengthen the Japan-US alliance.

20 January 2017 | 01:29 PM


Ahok Shares Trial Updates to Supporters

Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama and running mate Djarot Saiful Hidayat have continued their campaign trail at Rumah Lembang, Central Jakarta.

20 January 2017 | 01:29 PM


Jakarta KPU Preparing for Upcoming Gubernatorial Election

Jakarta KPU is currently verifying its data — 24,000 out of 7.1 million fixed voters have yet to register for an electronic ID.

20 January 2017 | 01:26 PM


Waskita Beton Revises 2017 Net Income, Revenue Targets

Waskita Beton Precast, a subsidiary of state-controlled construction company Waskita Karya, revised its profit and revenue targets this year.

20 January 2017 | 01:22 PM