Media Monitoring

We provide media monitoring services from selected Indonesian mainstream media, both print and online, as well as social media. Every day, our media monitoring team summarizes headlines and picks highlights of the day that help our clients meet their daily need for information.

Capital market fundraising slow

Fundraising in the capital market during the fourth quarter of 2018 is expected to be lower than that in the same period last year....

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Govt to ease tax incentive regulation

The government plans to amend Finance Ministerial Regulation No 26/2016 on tax incentives for foreign exchange from export conversion to boost participation....

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Indonesia welcomes foreign assistance

Although the government has yet to officially declare the 7.4-magnitude earthquake and tsunami that hit Central Sulawesi on Sept. 29 a national disaster, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has welcomed assistance from foreign donors, ranging from transport aircraft to medical supplies, to assist the government’s efforts in the region....

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Anticipating natural disasters

Following the series of earthquakes and tsunami that struck Central Sulawesi on Sept. 29, the disastrous effects of the calamity have been felt in numerous areas in the province. As of Sept. 30, the death toll had reportedly reached 832, although the figure is expected to be in the thousands as no reports have come in from several of the worst-hit areas because of poor communication signals and blackouts. A number of people, however, have argued that the scale of the devastation brought by the disaster could have been avoided....

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Jakarta cancels 13 reclamation projects

Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan has rejected the permit applications of 13 Jakarta Bay land reclamation projects. The decision followed the completion of the verification process by the coordinating body overseeing the reclamation project. To date, Anies has revoked the permits for only the 13 projects that had not started. Meanwhile, he has yet to decide on the future of the four ongoing reclamation projects on islands C, D, G and N....

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2019 election campaign period kicks off

The campaign period for the upcoming presidential election officially began on Sept. 23. Presidential candidates Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and Prabowo Subianto, along with their running mates Ma’ruf Amin and Sandiaga Uno signed a “peaceful campaign” pledge on the same day at the National Monument in Jakarta....

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