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Banks to avoid certain sectors

Fri, 10/21/2011 - 08:00

Local banks are now on alert in lending their money to certain economic sectors amid growing risk in the wake of worsening financial crisis in Europe and the US.

Kadin urges govt to set up Agriculture Bank

Fri, 09/16/2011 - 20:09

The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin) has urged the government to speed up the plan to set up Agriculture Bank, which will specializes in providing loans to farmers.

Indonesia, Pakistan resume trade talks

Fri, 09/16/2011 - 17:45

The governments of Indonesia and Pakistan resumed on Wednesday talks on a preferential trade agreement (PTA), which was temporarily halted in June of this year.

Ministry of Agriculture to boost private sector investment

Thu, 08/18/2011 - 08:04

Amid limited state budget, the Ministry of Agriculture aims to boost private sector investment in the production of various key commodities such as rice, sugar, corn, soybean, and beef.

President SBY sees higher economic growth next year

Tue, 08/16/2011 - 16:12

President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) said on Tuesday that the country’s economy is projected to grow by 6.7 percent in 2012, compared to the estimated 6.5 percent for this year.

Bank Mandiri aims for 20% growth in corporate loan

Tue, 08/16/2011 - 09:09

Bank Mandiri, the country’s largest bank by assets, is aiming for corporate loan to grow by 20 percent this year as economic condition improves, Bisnis Indonesia reported on Tuesday.

Indonesia’s export this year could reach US$200 billion

Tue, 08/16/2011 - 08:54

Indonesia’s export this year could reach US$200 billion, putting the country in the same league of the world’s top 20 exporters with export value of more than $200 billion.

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