The Jakarta Post (Indonesia)

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - “President Jokowi will convey his vision for Indonesia-Australia partnership for the next 30 years to the Australian Parliament to strengthen Australia’s support of our country,” presidential secretariat head Heru Budi Hartono said according to a State Palace press release.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) – The Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement has been officially ratified by the lawmakers marking a new chapter of cooperation between the neighbours.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) – In a speech at the Mandiri Investment Forum in Jakarta Finance Minister Sri Mulyani said that the uncertain global conditions in 2019 - caused by the United States-China trade war, Brexit and protests in many parts of the world - were likely to persist in 2020.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Al Falah Investments, a Singapore-based sharia investment company led by Ilham Akbar Habibie, the eldest son of the late former president B.J. Habibie, is set to acquire sharia-compliant Bank Muamalat Indonesia.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - The virus, which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan, has already killed 213 people and infected 9,600 people across 21 countries, prompting the World Health Organization to declare a global health emergency.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Approximately 115 million Indonesians, or 45 per cent of the country’s population, have yet to achieve economic security and the lifestyle of the middle class, the World Bank’s latest report shows.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Jiwasraya president director Hexana Tri Sasongko said that the insurance company had received interest from four investors, both domestic and international, over the purchase of Jiwasraya Putra.

SINGAPORE (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - The bulk of that growth will come from the developing markets of China, India and throughout South-East Asia and it will give rise to a host of new decisions for businesses, governments and NGOs. 

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) – To inspect the country’s first domestically assembled submarine, KRI Alugoro 405, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo departed for East Java on Monday.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) – The Jakarta Composite Index (JCI), the Indonesia Stock Exchange’s (IDX) main gauge, fell 1.78 per cent on Monday to 6,133.21 on trading close as world shares took a hit from investor concerns over the economic impact of China’s spreading coronavirus.