Indonesia Sees Digital Economy as A Solution to Global Economic Crisis at Bosphorus Summit

Indonesia Sees Digital Economy as A Solution to Global Economic Crisis at Bosphorus Summit

Indonesia and Turkey Push for Digital Economic Cooperation Indonesia believes that the digital economy is the solution to the global economic crisis at the Bosphorus Summit because of the cross-border economy it can facilitate. With the support of a good ecosystem, a spillover into the non-digital economic sector is possible. The COVID-19 pandemic caused an…

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Construction of 263 Tourism Accommodation Facilities Completed by Indonesian Government

Construction of 263 Tourism Accommodation Facilities Completed by Indonesian Government

Facilities Constructed to Aid in Recovery of Tourism Sector The Indonesian Government has completed the construction of 263 new Tourism Accommodation Facilities. This was done by the Public Works and Public Housing Ministry. The 263 Tourism Accommodation Facilities are located in the Manado-Likupang area which is a high priority destination located in North Sulawesi. The…

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Indonesian Government to Continue to Implement Indonesia Stimulus Program to Drive Tourism Sector Recovery

Indonesian Government to Continue to Implement Indonesia Stimulus Program to Drive Tourism Sector Recovery

Government to Continue Stimulus Support to Aid the Sector Affected by COVID-19 Tourism has been battered by the COVID-19 pandemic, thus the Government plans to continue the Indonesia Stimulus Program to help drive recovery. Tourism is one of the most affected areas in Indonesia because of COVID-19. Hence the need for the ongoing special stimulus…

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Government Optimistic About Indonesia’s Economic Growth in 2021

Government Optimistic About Indonesia’s Economic Growth in 2021

Positive Outlook for Indonesia Economy Despite Social Restrictions The Government is optimistic about Indonesia’s economic growth for 2021 despite the social restrictions in place. The Ministry of Home Affairs remains confident that the country can still achieve the 5% economic growth. This optimism remains intact despite the large-scale social restrictions (PSBB) that are imposed in…

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Indonesia to Reopen Tourism in Bali to International Visitors

Indonesia to Reopen Tourism in Bali to International Visitors

UNTWO to Reopen Tourism in Bali, Indonesia Across Borders The World Tourism Organization (UNTWO) is ready to welcome international tourists in Bali, Indonesia, after the advanced collaboration with the Indonesian government and the Bali administration. According to the UNTWO Asia and Pacific director, the team had implemented high-grade health protocols devised to reopen tourism in…

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Indonesia to Build US$116m Vehicle Test Site to Help Indonesian Automakers Capture the SEA Market

Indonesia to Build US$116m Vehicle Test Site to Help Indonesian Automakers Capture the SEA Market

Indonesia to Build US$116M Vehicle Test Site to Help Indonesian Automakers Capture the SEA Market Aiming to make Indonesian automakers to be more compliant to the competitive standard of the South-East Asian (SEA) market, the Transportation Ministry projected investing 1.64 trillion rupiahs (US$116.5mil) in building a new vehicle test course. It was considered as an…

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Government Dispenses Special Tourism Grants to Revive Tourism Industry

Government Dispenses Special Tourism Grants to Revive Tourism Industry

Government Releases Special Tourism Grants to Aid Ailing Sector The Indonesian government has made sure to take care of the tourism industries affected by the pandemic. In October 2020, it released Rp 3.3-trillion worth of special tourism grants to aid the regional governments and businesses rejuvenating the tourism industry. Tourism and Creative Economy Minister Wishnutama…

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Government Urges to Guarantee Fair Regulations to Foreign Investors

Government Urges to Guarantee Fair Regulations to Foreign Investors

Indonesia is Encouraged to Have Fair Regulations for Foreign Investors Senior legislator Rachmat Gobel calls for fair regulations for foreign investors to attract more business ventures in Indonesia. By having such, the country can also see improvement in the quality of the investments being approved. Gobel expressed his sentiments toward foreign investors’ regulations after Japanese…

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