img

Article Archive

img

Jakarta Post-Jakarta, Indonesia posted a surprise trade surplus in October, beating economists’ expectations of a deficit. Imports declined more than exports amid sluggish global and domestic economic growth, Statistics Indonesia (BPS) announced on Friday. With a US$161.3 million surplus in October,Read more..

img

KONTAN.CO.ID - JAKARTA. Indonesia's economy grew 5.02% in third quarter compared with a year earlier, roughly in line with market expectations but the weakest pace in over two years, data from the statistics bureau showed on Tuesday. Analysts polled by Reuters had expected 5.01% growth in theRead more..

img

When financial technology (fintech) start-ups began mushrooming in the country a few years ago, several economists and experts described the phenomenon as a disruption of the conventional banking business. Fintech firms can provide loans to customers faster than banks by using their technology in determining aRead more..