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Whatever happened to Indonesia's mighty oil and gas industry?

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Once a cornerstone of the economy, Indonesia’s oil and gas sector is in a slump, even as the country’s appetite for energy soars. 1,172 more words

Money Matters

Earthquake of magnitude 6.5 strikes west off Indonesia's Sumatra; tremors felt in Singapore

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JAKARTA/SINGAPORE (REUTERS, AFP) – An earthquake of magnitude 6.5 struck west of Indonesia’s island of Sumatra on Sunday (Aug 13) but there was no tsunami risk, seismologists said as panicked residents fled their homes. 126 more words

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Indonesia's June retail sales rise 6.3% y-o-y: survey

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Indonesia’s retail sales in June grew 6.3 per cent from a year earlier, accelerating from the previous month but significantly slower than in June last year, a central bank survey showed on Wednesday. 133 more words

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'Flexible' Regulations Give Indonesia's Peer-to-Peer Lending Startups Room To Grow

(Source: www.forbes.com)

It’s been seven months since the Indonesian government issued regulations for the peer-to-peer (P2P) lending industry, and the mood in the sector is optimistic. 488 more words

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Indonesia's disaster agency says forest fire threat to escalate

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

JAKARTA: Indonesia’s disaster mitigation agency (BNPB) has warned of an escalating threat of forest fires with the dry season expected to peak in coming months, while hotspots detected in the province of Aceh have already been causing choking smoke. 310 more words

Current Affairs

Alibaba said in talks for stake in Indonesia's largest online marketplace

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is in talks to make a major investment in Indonesia’s PT Tokopedia, people familiar with the matter said, potentially scoring a second deal to accelerate its expansion into South-east Asia’s largest economy. 353 more words

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Chinese brands have invaded Indonesia’s fast-growing smartphone market

(Source: techcrunch.com)

If you’re looking for a market with smartphone sales growth potential then India usually comes to mind, but the market is moving forward with much promise in Indonesia, the world’s fourth largest country. 377 more words

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