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Others December 06, 2016

Indonesia’s energy program is going green

Discussing Indonesia’s key priorities within the renewable energy sector, Rida Mulyana, Director General for New and Renewable Energy & Energy Conservation (NREEC), also looks at the nation’s...

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Others September 26, 2016

Sport and youth: Indonesia’s great unifier

United World talks to Indonesia’s Minister of Youth and Sports Imam Nahrawi to discuss the country’s success at the 2016 Rio Olympics, as well as the importance of Indonesia’s youth-demographic...

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Others September 23, 2016

Governor’s smart city initiatives improve Jakarta’s international standing

Popular Jakarta Governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama is seen as someone who fights corruption, keeps bureaucracy simple, and always has the public’s interest at heart. United World...

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Tourism & Culture September 21, 2016

Destination Lombok

Lombok, green and devout, is sometimes referred to as “The Unspoiled Bali” or “The Island of a Thousand Mosques”. It is directly to the west of Indonesia’s most famous...

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Tourism & Culture September 16, 2016

Halal tourism in Indonesia

With a national motto of “Unity in Diversity”, Indonesia is known as a secular and tolerant democracy, and it is looking to highlight its natural blessings and rich Islamic culture to attract...

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Others September 12, 2016

Forum bridges economic divide

Ten agreements signed at the 12th WIEF on collaborations on Islamic finance and capital markets, halal and franchise industry to spur economic activities, enable MSME development and connect Muslim/non-Muslim...

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Others August 24, 2016

Mayor Kamil oversees Bandung’s remarkable transformation

The city of Bandung is the capital and economic heart of West Java. In this interview with The Worldfolio, Mayor Ridwan Kamil, a former architect and lecturer, discusses how Bandung has become Indonesia’s...

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Finance August 23, 2016

Panin welcomes experts to become trailblazer in Indonesian Islamic banking

Panin Bank is Indonesia’s eighth largest bank in terms of assets, and has been publicly traded on the Indonesian Stock Exchange since 1982. In this interview, President Director Mr Herwidayatmo...

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Others August 23, 2016

Enormous untapped potential for SMEs

Indonesia’s West Nusa Tenggara province, whose two largest islands are Lombok and Sumbawa, is encouraging its youth and SMEs with a plan to create 100,000 new entrepreneurs. It is also looking...

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Others August 22, 2016

Indonesia upgrades its military equipment and technological capacity

General Ryamizard Ryacudu, Indonesia’s Minister of Defense, discusses the country’s current strategies in defense, including equipment modernization, and enhanced protection against “factual...

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Others August 22, 2016

‘Endless investment opportunity: that is what we offer’

Dr Bambang Permadi Soemantri Brodjonegoro, Indonesia’s former Finance Minister and current Minister of National Development Planning, discusses the recent tax amnesty legislation and current economic...

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Others August 19, 2016

‘Building infrastructure will have a huge positive impact on our economic growth’

The position of Presidential Chief of Staff was recently created by President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Teten Masduki is the second to take on the role. He sits down with The Worldfolio to talk about...

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Others August 19, 2016

Indonesian government enacts progressive pro-business reforms

President Joko Widodo’s administration has taken concrete steps towards increasing the ease of doing business, attracting foreign investment and encouraging trade. These measures, implemented...