Monday, February 6, 2012
For years big-name manufacturers including Honda, Samsung and Nike have quietly harvested profits from factories in Indonesia, where wages are even lower than in China or India.
Monday, January 23, 2012
Indonesia's designs on joining the top table of global economies have been boosted by its upgrade to investment status, but corruption and a poor infrastructure are hurdles to full membership.
Tuesday, January 3, 2012
Inflation in Indonesia fell in December to its lowest in 20 months, data showed Monday, with analysts saying the central bank may cut its benchmark rate in February or March.
Thursday, December 29, 2011
Indonesian Transportation Ministry will require airline companies to pay 300,000 rupiahs (US$33) to each passenger as compensation for a delayed flight starting Jan. 1. The new rule, however, only applies to a delay of more than four hours.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Bank Indonesia and the Bali Hotels Association (BHA) have launched an initiative to assist villages across the island to develop village-based, eco-friendly tourism.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Indonesian Trade Minister Gita Wirjawan denied that the country's move to restrict some imports and exports was protectionist, said a report published Monday.
Monday, December 12, 2011
The Indonesian Telecommunication Regulation Body (BRTI) says that it may have to end the BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) service on all BlackBerry after the smartphone's manufacturer, Research In Motion (RIM), opted to build a server in Singapore rather than in Indonesia.
Wednesday, December 7, 2011
The growth of foreign tourist arrivals to Indonesia will slow down next year as many visitors from Europe may cancel their trips to the country due to their region's economic problems.
Monday, November 14, 2011
Motorcycle sales in Indonesia grew 11.4 percent to 6.9 million units between January and October, up from 6.2 million units in the same period last year, according to an executive.
Tuesday, November 8, 2011
Indonesia's economy grew 6.5 percent in the third quarter from a year earlier, buoyed by domestic consumption and private investment, the Central Statistics Agency said Monday.