Economy & Investment

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December 2008

Kompas – December 11, 2008

Oleh Ahmad Arif – The global financial crisis, which began far away in the United States, appears to have also become a bugbear for workers in Indonesia.

Kompas – December 11, 2008

Jakarta – The number of workers that have already been dismissed appears to be extraordinarily large. At least, this is the version being given by employers.

November 2008

Kompas – November 21, 2008

Jakarta – The threat of a wave of dismissals as a consequence of the global crisis is beginning to be concretely felt by the manufacturing sector.

October 2008

Kompas – October 18, 2008

Woman: ...Global financial crisis, local crisis, high prices...

Man: ...No problem... Our economic foundations are solid you know...

Badge reads: Vote for me.

Kompas – October 15, 2008

Black hose reads: Infrastructure

White hose reads: Bureaucracy

Writing on pot plant: Investment

Kompas – October 8, 2008
  • Investors
  • Wall Street
  • Greedy

September 2008

Kompas – September 8, 2008

Jakarta – The national banking industry appears to be controlled by foreign interests.

June 2008

Tempo Interactive – June 5, 2008

Joniansyah, Tangerang – The increase in the price of fuel in late May has resulted in the collapse of thousands of small- and medium-scale enterprises (SME) in Tangerang regency.

May 2008

Tempo Interactive – May 29, 2008

Joniansyah, Tangerang – More than 18 thousand employees from various companies in the Jakarta satellite city of Tangerang are now unemployed.

February 2008

Kompas – February 16, 2008

Jakarta – The government’s economic growth target for 2007 of 6.3 percent has been reached.