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  • Summarised by Agnes Samosir State firms must conduct hedging or be punished.  Indonesian government is preparing a financial scheme in which major state-owned enterprises will be obliged to implement a hedging mechanism in order to mitigate risk of loss from fluctuation in currency. For firms that do not want to comply […]

    News Summary: 11-17 Oct 2014

    Summarised by Agnes Samosir State firms must conduct hedging or be punished.  Indonesian government is preparing a financial scheme in which major state-owned enterprises will be obliged to implement a hedging mechanism in order to mitigate risk of loss from fluctuation in currency. For firms that do not want to comply […]

  • Summarised by Agnes Samosir Joko Widodo reform hopes fade with political turbulence.  After last week Indonesia saw the controversy in choosing the speaker and deputy speakers for the House of Representative, this week’s politics was marked again by a sparking disagreement between defeated presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto’s Red-and-White Coalition (Koalisi Merah […]

    News Summary: 4-12 Oct 2014

    Summarised by Agnes Samosir Joko Widodo reform hopes fade with political turbulence.  After last week Indonesia saw the controversy in choosing the speaker and deputy speakers for the House of Representative, this week’s politics was marked again by a sparking disagreement between defeated presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto’s Red-and-White Coalition (Koalisi Merah […]

  • Summarised by Agnes Samosir Domestic political turbulence greets Indonesian incoming president; Indonesian capital market jittered. Following last week’s political turbulence where Indonesian House of Representatives scrapped direct election through voting, chaos also occurred this week (Wednesday – Thursday, 29-30/09) as the house chose its leaders after official ceremony was conducted a […]

    News Summary: 27 Sept – 3 Oct 2014

    Summarised by Agnes Samosir Domestic political turbulence greets Indonesian incoming president; Indonesian capital market jittered. Following last week’s political turbulence where Indonesian House of Representatives scrapped direct election through voting, chaos also occurred this week (Wednesday – Thursday, 29-30/09) as the house chose its leaders after official ceremony was conducted a […]

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