Southeast Asian countries to open up tourism World

Southeast Asian countries to open up tourism

Indonesia will begin to receive travellers from 18 countries on October 14, 2021, according to Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan.
Indonesia works to reduce state budget deficit World

Indonesia works to reduce state budget deficit

Indonesia's House of Representatives has approved the 2022 state budget bill, marking the beginning of the process of fiscal consolidation of the largest economy in Southeast Asia after nearly two years of heavy spending on COVID-19 response efforts.
Indonesia promotes trade with non-traditional markets World

Indonesia promotes trade with non-traditional markets

Indonesia is increasing its efforts to penetrate non-traditional markets, with preparations for a trade and investment forum with Latin American and Caribbean countries, and a new platform for doing business with Central and Eastern European countries.
Indonesia sharply cuts COVID-19 RT-PCR test prices World

Indonesia sharply cuts COVID-19 RT-PCR test prices

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has ordered to cut the COVID-19 RT-PCR test prices to a range between 450,000 rupiah (some 31.24 USD) and 550,000 rupiah from the previous maximum of 900,000 rupiah set by the Health Ministry.
Congratulations to Indonesia on Independence Day Politics

Congratulations to Indonesia on Independence Day

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on August 17 sent congratulatory letters to Indonesian President Joko Widodo on the occasion of the 76th Independence Day of Indonesia (August 17, 1945 - 2021).
Indonesia aims to reduce state budget deficit World

Indonesia aims to reduce state budget deficit

The Indonesian government aims to cut the State budget deficit to 868 trillion IDR (60.38 billion USD) from 939 trillion IDR, accounting for 4.85 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) next year.