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.

Bracing for trade war

Global economic uncertainty is testing national economic resilience as a new economic threat befalls before fully anticipating the ongoing United States-China trade war’s impact. Indonesia is finding itself once again trapped between major economic contestation after the US reviewed Indonesia’s status in the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP)....


Anies tops the list

Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan seems to be the opposition’s favorite as his name has been repeatedly mentioned in the media as a potential opposition candidate in the upcoming presidential election....


Overhauling maritime safety

Indonesia’s maritime safety has entered the spotlight yet again as a series of accidents involving passenger ferries, ships and speedboats occurred less than a month after the KM Sinar Bangun passenger ferry sank in Lake Toba, North Sumatra, toward the close of the Idul Fitri holiday season....


Party or votes

The opposition is facing internal problems as Gerindra is at odds with its long-time ally, the Prosperous Justice Party (PKS), over which presidential candidate to endorse. Gerindra has continued to endorse its party patron, Prabowo Subianto, as a presidential candidate....


BI rate hike impact to weakening Rupiah

Bank Indonesia’s (BI) decision to increase its seven-day reverse repo rate by 0.5 basis points to 5.25 percent on June 29 was unable to prevent the rupiah from falling further. Reports suggest that monetary policy is no longer impactful against the growing external sentiments....


Is MK decision on ride-hailing ojek correct?

The Constitutional Court (MK) has rejected on June 29 the petition signed by 54 ride-hailing ojek (motorcycle taxi) drivers that requested legal recognition for ojek transportation services. Ride-hailing ojek services have become a transportation solution for many residents in overcoming increasing congestion....