Category : Issues & Ideas

  • Ahmad Zamroni / Forbes Indonesia Forbes Indonesia: What are the priority areas for the KPPU? Syarkawi Rauf: We mainly monitor five strategic sectors: food commodities, manufacturing and logistics, financial...

    By : Shintya Felicitas Date:Friday, April 07, 2017 - 09:45:24
  • Ahmad Zamroni / Forbes Indonesia A career diplomat, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) to Indonesia Xie Feng (53) has spent most of his time dwelling on American affairs at China’s...

    By : Taufik Darusman Date:Wednesday, February 08, 2017 - 11:59:41
  • The secret weapon of the Trump  campaign: his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, who created a stealth data machine that  leveraged social media and ran like a Silicon Valley startup. The inside story of...

    By : Muhammad Zainur Rahman Juliansyah Date:Wednesday, January 04, 2017 - 16:44:04
  • Ahmad Zamroni / Forbes Indonesia Thomas Trikasih Lembong became the chairman of the Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) in July, having previously been the minister for trade in the Joko...

    By : Justin Doebele Date:Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 11:31:21
  • Ahmad Zamroni / Forbes Indonesia Indonesia is the world’s largest crude palm oil (CPO) producer, accounting for roughly half of the world’s 60 million tonnes of output. Environmentalists complain...

    By : Ardian Wibisono Date:Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 11:28:22
  • INTRODUCTION In addition to being a Forbes Indonesia columnist, I was recently honored with an appointment to be the International Chancellor of President University. It is an exciting new direction for myself and the...

    By : Scott Younger Date:Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 07:21:23
  • Minister of Industry Saleh Husin is a political appointee to the Cabinet—the 53-year-old economist comes from the National Conscience Party (Hanura Party)—and he is no stranger to the world of...

    By : Taufik Darusman Date:Friday, August 12, 2016 - 07:22:44
  • Trevor Matheson has been Ambassador of New Zealand to Indonesia since January 2015. With three decades of diplomatic experience, he has had six overseas posting, including ambassadorships to Australia and Switzerland....

    By : Justin Doebele and Lanny Alfiani Date:Friday, August 12, 2016 - 07:20:26
  • Kopernik is the original Polish surname of the famous astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus. He is considered one of the most famous scientific minds from Poland. Thus, when Polish expatriate Ewa Wojkowska was looking for a...

    By : Anton Muhajir Date:Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 21:03:10
  • With a slew of announcements, the Jokowi government in the last year has sought to build a better economic relationship on the back of an already strong political one between India and Indonesia, two of Asia’s...

    By : Aastha Saboo Date:Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 20:55:52


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