Friday, February 23, 2024


Corporate, competitive and government-relation intelligence and interview
Inner Circle
Iwan Satriawan, a Constitutional Law Professor at the Muhammadiyah University Yogyakarta, has raised concerns about the Constitutional Court’s effectiveness in performing its check and balance duties, stating that the current system has been compromised. […]
State-owned energy company Pertamina has undertaken a restructuring within its subsidiaries and sub-holdings, appointing Chalid Said Salim as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Pertamina Hulu Energi (PHE). […]
The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) plans to open international tenders to accelerate the development of household gas networks (jargas), which have long been stagnant. […]
The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) is gearing up to initiate a significant infrastructure development endeavor in Batam City, scheduled to commence in July 2024. This ambitious project involves the construction of gas networks (known as jargas) through a collaborative effort between the government and private entities under the Government-Business Partnership (KPBU) framework. […]
Election Supervisory Agency (Bawaslu) has brought several concerns regarding the organization and vote counting of the 2024 elections, recommending specific measures be taken in 1,496 polling stations (TPS), an equivalent to 0.18 percent of the total 820,161 TPS across the country’s 38 provinces. […]
An expert at the Presidential hopeful Prabowo Subianto and Gibran Rakabuming Raka team reveals that the pair has devised a plan to establish a new coordinating ministry to manage free lunch and milk program if they are officially declared winner of the 2024 presidential election. […]
Investigators at the office of Junior Attorney General for Special Crimes have named two more graft suspects in the tin trading system of PT Timah’s Mining Business Permit (IUP) area from 2015 to 2022, adding to a total number of suspects in the case to 13 people. […]
President Joko Widodo carried out a mini cabinet reshuffle, inaugurating Democratic Party Chairman Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono as Minister of Agrarian and Spatial Planning/Head of the National Land Agency in a ceremony at the State Palace in Jakarta on Wednesday, February 21, 2024. […]
The National Campaign Team (TPN) for presidential and vice presidential candidates pair of Ganjar Pranowo-Mahfud MD has established a legal team to oversee the implementation of the 2024 elections. […]
Minister of Industry Agus Gumiwang Kartasasmita praises the Indonesian manufacturing industry’s remarkable growth surpassing the average growth of other countries, including South Korea and Brazil. […]
The Ministry of State-owned Enterprises, led by Erick Thohir, will overhaul the management of PT Vale Indonesia (INCO) following the completion of the sale of its 14 percent stake to MIND ID. […]
An investigation team of the Directorate of Investigation at the Office of Junior Attorney General for Special Crimes has named one more suspect in an alleged corruption case in the tin commodity trading system in PT Timah’s Mining Business License (IUP) area from 2015 to 2022. […]
The idea of Prabowo Subianto and Gibran Rakabuming Raka, the presidential and vice-presidential candidates in the 2024 elections, to separate the Directorate General of Taxation (DJP) and the Directorate General of Customs and Excise (DJBC) from the Ministry of Finance has generated concern from experts. […]
The Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK) is pushing for the implementation of the Carbon Economic Value (NEK) to achieve emission reduction targets by strengthening human resources through workshops and training. […]
Investors in startups have expressed hope that the new government will encourage the growth of the industry by issuing progressive regulations. […]
Junior Attorney General for Special Crimes of the Attorney General’s Office has named five new suspects in the investigation of alleged corruption in the trading of tin commodities under the Mining Business License (IUP) of PT Timah from 2015 to 2022. […]
State-owned construction firm PT Wijaya Karya (WIKA) is prepared to construct the Capital City of Nusantara (IKN) Toll Road Section 3B-2: Kariangau KKT – Sp. Tempadung with a project value of Rp1.2 trillion (US$76.8 million). […]
The Indonesian Association of Bauxite and Iron Ore Entrepreneurs (APB3I) has regretted the delay in the issuance of the 2024-2026 Work Plan and Budget Approval (RKAB) for bauxite mining companies until early this year, citing that it would halt operational activities of dozens of association members. […]
The upcoming inauguration of PT Freeport Indonesia’s new copper smelter in Java Integrated Industrial and Ports Estate (JIIPE), Manyar, Gresik regency, East Java, represents a pivotal moment in Indonesia’s mining sector. Scheduled to commence its first production in August 2024, this state-of-the-art smelter is poised to unlock a new chapter of economic growth and resource development in the region. […]
The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) has reported a significant milestone in Indonesia’s energy landscape, with domestic natural gas utilization reaching 68.2 percent of total production throughout 2023. This achievement underscores the nation’s commitment to maximizing the utilization of its abundant natural resources and highlights the pivotal role of natural gas in meeting both industrial and household energy needs. […]
Energy and Mineral Resource Minister Arifin Tasrif said he has not coordinated with Industry Minister in regards with the plan to regulate the types of battery used by electric cars, including the high profile Lithium Ferro-Phosphate (LFP) battery. […]
The Financial Services Authority (OJK) says the launch of the carbon market in Indonesia in September 2023 has been insufficient to meet the target of net-zero emissions by 2060. […]
Fabby Tumiwa, Executive Director of the Institute for Essential Services Reform (IESR), has criticized the revised regulations on Rooftop Solar Power Plants (PLTS) as being not ideal. […]
The Ganjar Pranowo-Mahfud MD election-winning team claims that they have substantial evidence to conduct an investigation into alleged frauds throughout the 2024 presidential election. […]
Indonesia presidential hopeful Prabowo Subianto claimed victory on Wednesday, February 14, 2014 after quick count tallies by a number of pollsters showed he led the presidential election. […]
Election winning team of the Anies Baswedan-Muhaimin Iskandar said they respected the results exposed by the Quick Count recapitulation system, but would await the official results to be announced by the General Elections Commission (KPU) later next month.  […]
The results of the quick count of the 2024 Presidential Election by the Populi Center as of 15:30 WIB from the incoming data of 40.40 percent showed that presidential candidate pair number 2 Prabowo Subianto-Gibran Rakabuming Raka secured 60.67 percent of the votes as reported by Antara on February 14, 2024. […]
Millions of Indonesians came to polling stations nationwide today to cast their votes in the first ever simultaneous general elections to elect the country’s pair of State leadership and members of the legislatures at the national and regional levels. […]
The Ministry of Defense is set to acquire an Earth Observation (EO) satellite for its defense system, following a US$ 50 million contract awarded to BlackSky Technology Inc. by Thales Alenia Space, Indonesia’s defense partner. […]
The People’s Election Watch (Jaga Pemilu) movement has unveiled findings related to violations during the 2024 elections, with civil servants being the primary offenders constituting 39 percent of the cases. […]