• Today News, Nurmayanti, head of product standardization for the Environment and Forestry Ministry, said that her office is preparing a regulation that would offer incentives to eco friendly companies. “Pending the President’s approval,” she was quoted as saying by Metropole yesterday.

    From the Transportation Sector, Garuda Travel Fair (GITF) offers Rp2.6mn tickets for flights to Raja Ampat. The event will be held by flag carrier Garuda Indonesia on September 22-24 in 22 cities.

  • Today News, Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan said the process of divesting 51 percent stake of PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) for Indonesia will be wrapped up in 2019.

    From the Infrastructure Sector, The Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan said that there is no reason to stop reclamation of Islet G off the North Jakarta coast. “Islet G will be finalized next week,” he said on September 13 in Jakarta.

  • Today News, The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources has projected that Indonesia will become the worlds largest geothermal power producer by 2021.
     
    From the Business Sector, ASEAN Economic Ministers agreed to expand trade with Russia and those grouped in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU).