Interbank Credit Crisis

Oct 15th, 2008, by Guest Writer, 45 comments

The global credit crisis, first focusing on the Lehman Brothers bailout and the interbank credit crunch.

US Financial Crisis

Sep 30th, 2008, by Patung, 36 comments

The US financial crisis opens the door for alternative economic models, like sharia finance.

Partial Privatization & IPO’s

Sep 23rd, 2008, by Guest Writer, 6 comments

Partial privatization plans for Kratakau Steel, Garuda Indonesia and Bank Tabungan Negara.

Green & Energy Solutions

Sep 5th, 2008, by Guest Writer, 9 comments

Finding solutions to green and energy issues thrown up by the climate change problem.

City Cost of Living Comparisons

Sep 3rd, 2008, by Patung, 15 comments

Making comparisons on city cost of living in Indonesian cities.

Climate Change Effects

Sep 1st, 2008, by Guest Writer, 1 comment

Callum foresees rising levels of poverty and social unrest as the effects on Indonesia of global warming.

Food & Energy Prices, & Climate Change

Aug 30th, 2008, by Guest Writer, 1 comment

Callum on the inter-relation between rising food and energy prices, and climate change.

Tin Mining

Aug 23rd, 2008, by Guest Writer, 10 comments

The tin mining industry, government limiting of production and exports, and illegal mining.

Oil Exploration, Production & Consumption

Aug 16th, 2008, by Guest Writer, 22 comments

The causes of Indonesia’s oil consumption, production, and exploration woes and the way forward.

Energy Saving & Efficiency

Aug 11th, 2008, by Patung, 1 comment

A national energy saving initiative, ways to save energy.

Power Blackouts

Jul 8th, 2008, by Patung, 12 comments

Electricity and power blackouts in Jakarta.

Fiskal Tax & NPWP

Jun 26th, 2008, by Patung, 104 comments

The fiskal exit tax is to be abolished, for registered taxpayers, to encourage gaining of NPWP.

Chinese Tourism

Jun 23rd, 2008, by Patung, 7 comments

Indonesia’s target of 300,000 Chinese tourists is regarded as too low, tourism from China.

Islamic Banking System

Jun 18th, 2008, by Patung, 1 comment

The Islamic Sharia Banking Act nears completion, and opposition to it from Christian legislators.

International Investors: Harm or Help

Apr 16th, 2008, by Patung, 54 comments

Whether internationa investment and foreign investors in Indonesia benefit the people.

Middle Income Developing Country

Mar 14th, 2008, by Patung, 12 comments

Indonesia is not a poor country and is one of the most appealing destinations for foreign investment.

List of Indonesian Billionaires

Mar 7th, 2008, by Patung, 58 comments

A list of Indonesian billionaires.

Burhanuddin Abdullah

Feb 6th, 2008, by Patung, 3 comments

Corruption allegations against Bank Indonesia governor Burhanuddin Abdullah.

2007 Exports

Feb 4th, 2008, by Patung, 2 comments

Indonesian exports rose by just over 13% in 2007.

Global Recession

Jan 23rd, 2008, by Patung, 22 comments

News on the current global economic recession, preparing for and surviving a recession, how recession proof is Indonesia.

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