Standard & Poor's raised Indonesia's sovereign credit rating to investment grade on Friday in recognition of a stable governing coalition and improved control over government finances.
Indonesian labor authorities are planning to raise the issue of higher monthly wages for their country's migrant domestic workers in Taiwan with effect from next year to bring them closer to the minimum wage.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo met with a Taiwanese business delegation Wednesday and expressed gratitude for Taiwan's investment in his country over the years, while inviting more investment from Taiwan.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group sees "huge potential" in the Indonesian market as the government, through a recent e-commerce road map, pushes efforts in developing the sector to make the country the biggest digital economy in Southeast Asia by 2020.
Jakarta and social media giant Facebook are seeking cooperation to boost internet access for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla said on Saturday after a meeting with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on the sidelines of an APEC summit in Lima.
Workers construct a busway line in Jakarta on Monday, Nov. 7. Indonesia's growth slowed in the third quarter as government spending and exports fell, dimming hopes that Southeast Asia's top economy will hit its GDP target this year.
Indonesia's central bank on Thursday unexpectedly cut its key interest rate for the sixth time this year in a bid to boost slowing growth in Southeast Asia's top economy.
Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) say they want comprehensive information on tax amnesty before making a decision to join the nationwide program, as longed for by Indonesia's government.
Fishing captain Wahyu Sumantri used to helm a 700-tonne vessel that sailed the Celebes Sea from North Sulawesi.
striking bird with monochrome plumage and a formidable "beak," the helmeted hornbill is being hunted to extinction, one of the latest victims of a thriving global trade in exotic wildlife.