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Indonesia to Stop Importing Salt by 2020, Luhut Says

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Coordinating Minister for the Marine Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan said in 2020 Indonesia is no longer importing salt. Luhut said the government will continue to seek ways to increase national salt production. One way to do so is by land extensification in a number of salt production areas, including East Nusa Tenggara, which has the potential […]

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Trade Expo Indonesia 2017 Saw USD1.268bn in Transactions

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – The Trade Expo Indonesia 2017 that was held on October 11-15 saw USD1.268 billion in transactions or equal to Rp16.86 trillion. Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita said that the figure represents a 24.3 percent increase compared to the last year’s edition. “Our target was USD1.1 billion,” Lukita said yesterday in his closing address at TEI […]

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Expert Predicts Indonesia’s Economy Will Improve in 2018

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Head of lntermediary Business Schroders Investment Management Indonesia Teddy Oetomo predicted that Indonesian economy in 2018 will be better than in 2017. This is resulted from the campaign period. “Next year, the number of elections will expand compared to that in 2017. In 2018, money circulating in the campaign will be stronger and higher in […]

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Indonesia Boosts Trade Volume with Laos

TEMPO.CO, Bogor – Indonesian Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita said the government continues to increase trading transactions with Laos. Enggar made the statement following a meeting between President Joko `Jokowi` Widodo and Laos Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith at the Bogor Palace, yesterday, Oct. 12. When meeting President Widodo, PM Sisoulith brought 33 Laos businessmen with him to discuss trade cooperation […]

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Kadin Indonesia Eyes Potential Cooperation with Laos in Labor Intensive Industry

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM – Indonesia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin Indonesia) said it would target potential investments in neighboring countries. Some ASEAN countries become mainstays in some sectors of labor intensive, education, and food and beverage industries. “It’s not the Laos, but the potential is to make Laos a target for it. For exports to Cambodia, […]

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Laos, Indonesia ink five agreements during PM’s Visit

Laos and Indonesia have committed to work together with five agreements signed on the occasion of Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith’s visit to Indonesia yesterday. Documents were signed following a bilateral meeting between Lao delegation led by PM Thongloun Sisoulith and the Indonesian side led by President Joko Widodo. Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) were signed on […]

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