Indonesia wants tech firms to pay VAT World

Indonesia wants tech firms to pay VAT

Indonesia is preparing a bill that will make tech firms such as Google and Amazon pay value added tax (VAT), according to Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati.
Indonesia’s GDP growth slows down in Q3 World

Indonesia’s GDP growth slows down in Q3

Indonesia’s economy has slowed down slightly in the third quarter of 2018, lower than the previous quarter’s growth due to capital outflows, weaker exports, and household spending.
Indonesia introduces Muslim bonds at IMF-WB meetings World

Indonesia introduces Muslim bonds at IMF-WB meetings

Indonesia has introduced Green Sukuk, an Islamic bond used for financing environmentally-friendly projects, at the ongoing International Monetary Fund-World Bank (IMF-WB) annual meetings in Nusa Dua, Bali.
Indonesia tightens security ahead of IMF-WB meeting World

Indonesia tightens security ahead of IMF-WB meeting

Police in Bali island of Indonesia have tightened security against infiltration of terrorists to the island, where the next annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank (WB) will take place in October this year.
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Indonesia keeps GDP target in wake of blasts

Indonesia will not change its economic growth target of 4-4.5 percent this year despite the bomb blasts at hotels in Jakarta on July 17, Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati has said.