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There will be a slew of Singapore-led programmes from this year until 2020 as part of efforts to help ASEAN countries tackle climate change. Under the Climate Action Package (CAP) launched on Tuesday (Jul 10), Singapore will organise programmes to develop capacity in key areas such as disaster risk reduction, climate science, flood management and long-term mitigation and […]

Singapore’s anti-trust body proposed fines on ride-hailing firms Grab and Uber, provisionally finding that their merger had reduced competition and suggesting remedies such as the sale of their car-leasing businesses. The Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore (CCCS) also warned that it may require the companies to unwind the merger depending on whether the remedies […]

As President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo inaugurated Indonesia’s first wind power plant in Sidenreng Rappang, South Sulawesi, on Monday (02/07), the government is getting closer to its ambitious target of obtaining more than a fifth of the country’s energy from renewable sources. The plant, also known as PLTB Sidrap, consists of 30 wind turbines which can produce up to 75 […]

Britcham Indonesia provides members and guest the opportunity to network and exchanges business ideas and information through Global Partners by Britcham.  Date: 5 July 2018 Time: 18.00 – 20.30 Venue: Up in Smoke – RDTC Tower Jakarta This event provides an opportunity for the invites to expand the network to Southeast Asia. Britcham invites the cooperation […]

Bank Indonesia (BI) predicts a relaxation loan to value (LTV) policy can contribute 0.04% to gross domestic product (GDP) until the end of the year. Meanwhile, the government is targeting for 2018 economic growth to reach 5.4%. “This LTV leeway can contribute as much as 0.04% to GDP,” said Assistant Governor Head of Makroprudential Policies […]