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Indonesia Project Sukuk Plan Sees Fivefold Rise: Islamic Finance

20-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia is ramping up financing for new President Joko Widodo’s $439 billion development programme, planning an almost fivefold increase in sales of project sukuk. [...]
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Indonesia Takes Tough Stance in Fighting Illegal Fishing

20-Dec-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

After years of neglect, the Indonesian government said on Thursday that it would take a hard line against thousands of illegal foreign fishing vessels that it says rob the [...]
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China oil giant CNPC probes ‘worthless’ deals in Indonesia

20-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

It is particularly difficult to monitor smaller offshore investments in high risk oil and gas exploration, say current and former officials at China National Petroleum [...]
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Indonesia wants to aid US in Islamic State fight, top military commander says

Indonesia wants to aid US in Islamic State fight, top military commander says

20-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Washington Times | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s top military commander said in an interview that the world’s most populous Muslim nation sees the Islamic State movement in Syria and Iraq as a grave [...]
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Is Indonesia Turning Away From Asean Under Jokowi?

20-Dec-2014 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Barely two months after Indonesian president Joko “Jokowi” Widodo took office in a historic election, he has already stirred fears among some at home and abroad [...]
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Indonesia: Playing With Fire in the South China Sea

20-Dec-2014 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

On December 5 newly installed President Joko Widodo ordered Indonesian authorities to set fire to and sink three Vietnamese boats caught fishing illegally in waters near the [...]
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In Indonesia, Natural Disasters Are a Security Concern

20-Dec-2014 Intellasia | The Jakarta Globe | 6:00 AM

Heavy rain has triggered many catastrophes that cannot be addressed by one party alone. What we saw in Jemblung in Central Java’s Banjarnegara district is a fatal [...]
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Indonesia can sustain growth rate but must keep policy tight

20-Dec-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

Indonesia will be able to increase its GDP growth rate above 6 percent in medium term, but needs to keep its monetary policy tight and exchange rate flexible to curb [...]
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Indonesia plans fivefold rise in sales of project sukuk

20-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia is ramping up financing for new President Joko Widodo’s $439 billion (RM1.22 trillion) development programme, planning an almost fivefold increase in sales of [...]
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China oil giant probes ‘worthless’ deals in Indonesia

20-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

It is particularly difficult to monitor smaller offshore investments in high risk oil and gas exploration, say current and former officials at China National Petroleum [...]
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Indonesia to cut budget deficit to 1pct of GDP in 2019

20-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s new government plans to cut its budget deficit to one percent of gross domestic product by 2019, partly by reforming the tax system, the finance minister [...]
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Brazil steps up dispute with Indonesia over chicken-import restrictions

20-Dec-2014 Intellasia | EFE | 6:00 AM

Brazil is ramping up efforts at the World Trade Organisation to resolve a longstanding dispute with Indonesia, which has placed restrictions on the South American [...]
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Indonesia Village Chiefs Get Anti-Terror Training

19-Dec-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s Anti-terrorism Management Agency [BNPT] is conducting a three-day training for 70 village chiefs in and around the city of Solo to activate an effective [...]
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Indonesia to benefit from foreign investment, trade

19-Dec-2014 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

Indonesia is predicted to enjoy higher foreign direct investment (FDI) and trade volume when the Asean Economic Community (AEC) is implemented at the end of next year as it [...]
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Indonesian Rupiah Gains a Second Day on Intervention Speculation

19-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s rupiah rose for a second day, rising from near the weakest level in 16 years, on speculation the central bank intervened to curb losses in the currency. [...]
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