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Indonesia’s Aceh shuts Christian, Buddhist places of worship

Indonesia’s Aceh shuts Christian, Buddhist places of worship

24-Oct-2012 Intellasia | AFP | 7:41 AM

Authorities in Indonesia’s only province that uses Islamic sharia laws said Tuesday they had closed some Christian places of worship and Buddhist temples following [...]
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Indonesia police fires rubber bullets on rally, 8 hurt

Indonesia police fires rubber bullets on rally, 8 hurt

24-Oct-2012 Intellasia | AFP | 7:40 AM

Indonesian police fired rubber bullets on students at a pro-independence rally in the restive region of Papua on Tuesday, in clashes that injured at least eight protesters, [...]
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CVC hires bankers for Indonesia share sale

24-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 7:01 AM

Private-equity firm CVC Partners has appointed CIMB Group Holdings Bhd 1023.KU +0.26 percent., Morgan Stanley MS -0.46 percent and UBS AG UBSN.VX +1.31 percent as bankers to [...]
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BMW Indonesia aims for 10pct sales increase

BMW Indonesia aims for 10pct sales increase

24-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Jakarta Globe | 7:01 AM

BMW Indonesia is shooting for double-digit growth in car sales next year on the back of Indonesia’s strong economic performance, which has fueled luxury vehicle [...]
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Bumi infighting highlights risk to investment

24-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Jakarta Post | 7:01 AM

The potential breakup following a tumultuous relationship between major shareholders in London-listed Bumi Plc has highlighted the growing political risks to investment in [...]
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Indonesia FDI hits another record

24-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 7:01 AM

Foreign direct investment in Indonesia jumped 22 percent in the third quarter from a year earlier to another record, bolstering growth in Southeast Asia’s largest [...]
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Indonesia’s BNI to open second Saudi branch, eyes Africa

24-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Jakarta Globe | 7:01 AM

State-owned lender Bank Negara Indonesia plans to open a second branch in Saudi Arabia by the end of the year as part of a push to tap the Middle East banking industry. BNI, [...]
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NSN gets 3G network deal from Indonesia’s Indosat

24-Oct-2012 Intellasia | MarketWatch | 7:01 AM

Nokia Siemens Networks, the wireless network joint venture of Nokia Corp. NOK +2.55 percent and Siemens AG SI +0.77 percent, said Monday it will provide Indonesian telecom [...]
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Indonesia sees record foreign investment

Indonesia sees record foreign investment

23-Oct-2012 Intellasia | AFP | 8:18 AM

Indonesia’s foreign direct investment hit a record high in the third quarter, a signal the biggest economy in Southeast Asia remains strong despite global financial [...]
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Indonesia’s declining wheat imports blamed on climate change

23-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Jakarta Globe | 7:01 AM

Indonesia’s wheat imports from Turkey will probably decline because of climate change, according to a Turkish wheat exporter. Shipments are likely to fall 39 percent to [...]
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Indonesia criticised for putting profits first in fight for food self-sufficiency

Indonesia criticised for putting profits first in fight for food self-sufficiency

23-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Jakarta Globe | 7:01 AM

As Indonesia joined the rest of the United Nations to commemorate World Food Day, politicians and agricultural experts said that our country’s food-security policy [...]
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Intel Corp taking cues from Indonesia, emerging markets

23-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Jakarta Post | 7:01 AM

Emerging markets, which house around 86 percent of the world’s population, are scaling up in importance for a multitude of multinational companies, not least those in [...]
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US officials to visit Indonesia for palm oil emissions talks

22-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

The US Environmental Protection Agency will visit Indonesia next week, officials said on Friday, in what may prove a crucial step in the battle to meet green standards and [...]
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POSCO to lift Indonesia investment to $11b over next five years – Jakarta

POSCO to lift Indonesia investment to $11b over next five years – Jakarta

22-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

South Korean steelmaker POSCO (005490.KS) will almost double its investment in Indonesia to $11 billion (6 billion pounds) over the next five years, from $6 billion [...]
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Manila Water to acquire control of Indonesian utility

20-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Inquirer.net | 7:01 AM

Manila Water Company Inc., a unit of the Ayala group, will further expand its presence in Asia, starting with its acquisition of a majority stake in Jakarta’s water [...]
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