Negative Signs from Textile Industry

The government plans to prepare some regulatory incentives for the textile industry, which is currently under pressure due to difficulty competing with imported products.

Indonesian Retail Industry’s: Not All Gloom and Doom?

One of the biggest retail companies in Indonesia, Giant, has been closing dozens of its stores permanently. The store closures started last year and still have not finished yet. Is this the sign of the retail industry’s impending gloom and doom?

Will Mining Land Control Map Change?

SOE Minister Rini Soemarno requested that land concessions owned by contractors above the provisions of the Mineral and Coal Law No. 4/2009 to be transferred to SOEs when contract extensions are made.

Polemic of Mining Sanctions

Reduction of coal production quota raises a polemic as the regional government submitted a protest to the central government.

Complicated Bureaucratic Problems

Bureaucracy is considered to be a critical point in pursuing the achievement of national economic performance targets, which include investment and export trade activities.