Deal struck, moving ahead with Jakarta monorail project

22 March, 2013
By Sita W Dewi | Source: ANN

Jakarta’s much-awaited monorail project is set to resume as two former partners in the project consortium – PT Jakarta Monorel (JM) and state-owned construction firm PT Adhi Karya – have settled the debt dispute

Call for Asean-China joint exercises

22 March, 2013
By Zakir Hussain | Source: ANN

Naval drills can build trust and rein in tensions, says Indonesian navy chief As territorial disputes in the region continue to simmer, Indonesia’s navy chief proposed joint naval exercises between Asean countries and China

Come now, or be too late, India tells Indonesian investors

22 March, 2013
By Linda Yulisman | Source: ANN

The Indian investment agency has warned Indonesian businessmen to join their Asian peers and invest in the South Asian country before they miss out. AnupamSrivastava, the managing director of investment promotion agency Invest India,

ADB warns Indonesia of over-reliance on banks

21 March, 2013
By Satria Sambijantoro | Source: ANN

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is warning Indonesia on its over-reliance on banks for financing, urging development of the local bond market to avoid liquidity mismatches in developing long-term infrastructure projects. “One of the

Launch of Lifting-The-Barriers Reports

19 March, 2013

The ASEAN Business Club (ABC) launched the Lifting-The-Barriers (LTB) Reports on the 29th November 2013. This concludes the final phase of the LTB Initiative for the calendar year 2013. The six reports outlined the