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Minister asks foreign investors to invest in energy sector

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Jero Wacik. (ANTARA/Yudhi Mahatma) Nusa Dua, Bali (ANTARA News) – Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Jero Wacik has asked foreign investors to invest in the energy sector in Indonesia. “Indonesia has a lot of energy resources that have not been managed well. Therefore, we ask foreign investors in the energy sector to invest in Indonesia,” […]

June 5th, 2012 | Published in Economic,Investment | Read More »

Investment still pouring into Indonesia

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Jakarta (ANTARA News) – The Ministry of Finance is optimistic about future of foreign investment in Indonesia. Vice Minister of Finance Anny Ratnawati was quoted on the official Ministry of Finance website on Monday as stating that Indonesia`s investment grade status was making it increasingly attractive for both local and foreign investors. “We are certain […]

May 31st, 2012 | Published in Economic,Investment | Read More »

Investment Expected to Remain Growth Engine in Indonesia

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Jimmy Hitipeuw JAKARTA, KOMPAS.com – Investment is likely to remain the main engine of Indonesia’s economic growth in 2012 which is projected to reach 6.7 percent, a Finance Ministry official said. “Our focus in 2012 will be on spurring investment growth, either in the private or public sector by optimizing capital spending,” acting chief of […]

February 9th, 2012 | Published in Economic,Investment | Read More »

Teluk Bayur to be renovated at cost of Rp 1.7t

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Syofiardi Bachyul Jb, The Jakarta Post, Padang Teluk Bayur Port in Padang, West Sumatra, will be renovated at a cost of Rp 1.7 trillion (US$185.8 million) in a bid to provide better services for both export and import activities. The renovation project, expected to run from 2011 to 2015, comes in response to a rising […]

January 5th, 2012 | Published in Economic,Investment | Read More »

Indonesians to spend less, invest more next year: Nielsen


The Jakarta Post, Jakarta Indonesians will likely spend less and invest more next year, spurred by concerns over the global financial situation, a new Nielsen survey has found. “The volatility of the global economy and financial markets leave Indonesian consumers unconvinced about the future of the economy,” Nielsen Indonesia managing director Catherine Eddy said on […]

November 10th, 2011 | Published in Economic,Investment | Read More »

HeidelbergCement to Invest $500m in Indonesia


Shirley Christie & Reuters Germany’s HeidelbergCement plans to invest $500 million to build a cement plant in Pati, Central Java, as its aims to boost production to meet growing demand in Indonesia, Trade Minister Gita Wirjawan said on Wednesday. “Today I met HeidelbergCement executives, and they said they would invest $500 million,” said Wirjawan, who […]

October 20th, 2011 | Published in Economic,Investment | Read More »

Indonesia 3Q Domestic, Foreign Investment +15.3%


JAKARTA, KOMPAS.com – Domestic and foreign companies spent IDR65 trillion ($7.4 billion) on projects in Indonesia during the third quarter of 2011, an on-year increase of 15.3%, a government official told Dow Jones Newswires Thursday. The official also said total investment by local and overseas interests over January to September rose 20.9% compared with the […]

October 20th, 2011 | Published in Economic,Investment | Read More »

Investment in RI to grow 16.6 pct next year


Nusa Dua, Bali (ANTARA News) – The Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) has predicted investment in Indonesia will grow by 16.6 percent to Rp280 trillion next year from Rp240 trillion this year. With the increase in investment, the Indonesian economic growth would remain stable, BKPM Chief Gita Wirjawan said after addressing a seminar on New Asia […]

October 17th, 2011 | Published in Economic,Investment | Read More »

Unilever Increases Investment by US$600 Million for RI

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TEMPO Interactive, Jakarta:Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) chief Gita Wirjawan, says PT Unilever is ready to increase investments by US$ 600 million for Indonesia. This was stated after he joined President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono in a meeting with PT Unilever CEO Paul Polman, in Jakarta yesterday. Unilever plans to expand three of its factories in Java. […]

September 30th, 2011 | Published in Investment | Read More »

Foreign investors still counting on Indonesia


London (ANTARA News) – Indonesia still has foreign investor confidence for making investments in the country, Capital Investment Coordinating Agency (BKPM) chairman Gita Wirjawan said. Especially with an economic growth rate estimated to reach 6.5 pct in 2011, Gita Wirjawan said at Indonesian Business Day held at Haus der Commerzbank in Berlin, Counsellor for information, […]

September 12th, 2011 | Published in Economic,Investment | Read More »