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Indonesian citizens feel the pinch of inflation amid low interest rates

Business Day 15 Aug 2022
Indonesia’s central bank has stood out among its peers in its ability to keep interest rates at a record low, insisting that the spike in prices is supply-driven and short-lived ... Indonesia has also let airlines increase fares by 15%-25%, while minimum tariffs for the country’s ubiquitous motorcycle taxis or ojeks will go up by nearly half.

China's auto exports surge, carmakers expand business globally

China Daily 13 Aug 2022
NANNING -- SAIC General Motors Wuling Motor Indonesia, a local subsidiary owned by major Chinese automobile manufacturer SAIC-GM-Wuling (SGMW) in Indonesia, rolled out a new energy vehicle (NEV) named Wuling Air EV at its production base in Bekasi this week, according to the company.

Greater expectations of MSMEs to digitalize towards recovery

The Jakarta Post 13 Aug 2022
In Indonesia, micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) make up 99 per cent ... Tokopedia, as part of the GoTo Group, Indonesia’s largest tech group, continues to collaborate to help local MSMEs create opportunities through the use of technology.

Economic Watch: China's auto exports surge, carmakers expand business globally 12 Aug 2022
12 (Xinhua) -- SAIC General Motors Wuling Motor Indonesia, a local subsidiary owned by major Chinese automobile manufacturer SAIC-GM-Wuling (SGMW) in Indonesia, rolled out a new energy vehicle (NEV) named Wuling Air EV at its production base in Bekasi this week, according to the company.

US Army’s Tropic Lightning Band gets pop-star treatment in Indonesia

Stars and Stripes 12 Aug 2022
BATURAJA, IndonesiaAmerican soldiers training on Sumatra this month are getting the Justin Bieber treatment with locals mobbing them for photographs outside training areas ... Indonesia’s national assembly toughened its anti-terrorism law in 2018 after a surge in local militancy ...

Tesla to buy $5 billion of Indonesian minerals for batteries

Beijing News 11 Aug 2022
JAKARTA, Indonesia ... As Indonesia aims to develop locally assembled electric vehicles and develop battery industries, it halted exports of nickel ore to ensure supplies for investors, which successfully attracted investments from South Korean companies, such as LG and Hyundai, and Chinese steel giants.

Ant-Backed Startup Dana Bags $250 Million From Sinar Mas, Alibaba

Caixin Online 11 Aug 2022
(Bloomberg) — Dana, one of Indonesia’s biggest digital wallet providers, has raised $250 million from local ...

Onion growers seek govt assistance

The Manila Times 11 Aug 2022
He noted that the white onions being sold in the local market are imported from other countries. "There are still white onions in the local market, but these are purely imported," he noted ... Agriculture Undersecretary Kristine Evangelista said the DA is eyeing the importation of white onions amid the unavailability of the bulbs in the local market.

Roligon Pintakasi International set

The Manila Times 11 Aug 2022
Local and foreign participants and guests of the Pintakasi will also have the chance to attend the 2023 International Gamefowl Festival and Hobby Expo at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City featuring the biggest and the most exciting Gamefowl Show, Hobby Expo and Pet Convention in February 2023.

Vice Governor Hopes Tourism Organizations Strengthen Collaboration to Make Jakarta a Global Tourism Destination

Berita Jakarta 10 Aug 2022
The challenge of tourism management is not in the competition between Domestic Recreation Parks but how together they can play a role in attracting local and global tourists ... It is a big capital that can be used by PUTRI to make Jakarta a leading local and international tourist destination in Indonesia.

How to talk to India’s unique digital polity of first-time, non-English internet-using voters

Indian Express 10 Aug 2022
We are already witnessing a wave of regulatory moves from Indonesia on not ... While China requires licences for online games by a dedicated gaming regulator, Indonesia requires formal registration to be compliant with local laws governing what are called “private electronic systems”.

Chinese carmaker launches electric car in Indonesia

People Daily 09 Aug 2022
8 (Xinhua) -- SAIC-GM-Wuling (SGMW), a major Chinese automobile manufacturer, through its local unit SGMW Motor Indonesia (Wuling), on Monday launched here its production of the electric vehicle in Indonesia, named Wuling Air EV ... Data showed that in June 2022, Wuling had 140 local ...

Tourism and Hotel Market In Indonesia to grow by USD 21.93 billion, Evolving Opportunities with ...

Longview News-Journal 09 Aug 2022
8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The tourism and hotel market size�in Indonesia�is set to grow by USD 21.93 billion from 2021 to 2026, at a CAGR of 11.81% according to Technavio.�The increasing preference for local and authentic experiences is one of the key drivers supporting the�tourism ...

Essay: Divine rejeki! What a wonderful windfall

Inside Indonesia 09 Aug 2022
How can we deepen our appreciation and understanding of Indonesia’s societies and cultures? One way is to focus on concepts that for many Indonesians stand at the centre of their aspirations and what they hold dear ... In some of the local languages of Indonesia rejeki translates in ways that are easy to recognise, such as rizki or rezeki.

HOLA’s International Food Festival to return later this month

Citizen Tribune 09 Aug 2022
HOLA Lakeway’s International Food Festival will return on Aug. 27 at the Downtown Green and Farmers Market ... and 6 p.m ... The event will feature ore than 42 vendors from many locales including Australia, Federated States of Micronesia, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Pakistan, Puerto Rico, Thailand, United States and Venezuela ... ....

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