Google

ASEANAFFAIRS
Sign up | Log in

    ASEAN PROFILES

  ASEAN KEY DESTINATIONS

Home  >>   Daily News  >>Indonesia>>Investment>>RI business forum in Taipei aims to spur investment, trade
NEWS UPDATES Asean Affairs    July 18, 2017  










RI business forum in Taipei aims to spur investment, trade

The government, through the Indonesian Economic and Trade Office (KDEI), has held a business forum in Taipei to encourage Taiwanese businesspeople to increase trade and investment in Indonesia.

The July 13 event, organized by KDEI Taipei in cooperation with Indonesia’s Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) and CTBC Bank, aimed to showcase Indonesia’s progress in improving the business climate.

“Transparency is the spirit that we promote in our economic policy, especially in the investment policy. This in line with the New Southbound Policy that has become Taiwan’s primary foreign policy,” KDEI head Robert J Bintaryo said on Saturday, as quoted by news agency Antara.

BKPM deputy head Azhar Lubis said 60 percent of the total investment in Indonesia in the first quarter of 2017 was foreign capital investment, amounting to US$7.3 billion. “Asian countries including Taiwan dominated the total foreign investment,” he said.

In the past five years, the trade value between Indonesia and Taiwan declined by 13.62 percent. Over the same period, Indonesian exports of non-oil and gas products dropped by 9.81 percent.


Reach Southeast Asia!
10- Nations, 560- Million Consumers
And $1 -Trillion Market
We are the Voice of Southeast Asia Media Kit
The only Media Dedicated to Southeast Asia Advertising Rates for Magazine
Online Ad Rates
Contact: marketing@aseanaffairs.com

Comment on this Article. Send them to  your.views@aseanaffairs.com

Letters that do not contain full contact information cannot be published.
Letters become the property of AseanAffairs and may be republished in any format.
They typically run 150 words or less and may be edited
 
or
submit your comment in the box below



 
Today's  Stories                          July 18, 2017 Subsribe Now !
• Singapore exports rebound in June after 2 months of flat growth Subcribe: Asean Affairs Global Magazine
• RI business forum in Taipei aims to spur investment, trade
Over 8,000 construction firms set up in H1
Research Reports
on Thailand 2007-2008

• Textiles and Garments Industry
• Coffee industry
• Leather and footwear industry
• Shrimp industry

• Number of building projects up in 1H
• UMFCCI suggests a boost needed to Myanmar economy
Asean Analysis                  July 15,  2017
• Asean Analysis July 15, 2017
Financial Regulations Hobble U.S. Companies in Myanmar Even after U.S. Sanctions Lifted
Advertise Your Brand

Asean Stock Watch    July 17, 2017

• Asean Stock Watch-July 17, 2017
The Biweekly Update
• The Biweekly Update  July 15, 2017

ASEAN NEWS UPDATES      Updated: 04 January 2011

 • Women Shariah scholars see gender gap closing
• Bank Indonesia may hold key rate as inflation hits 7 percent
• Bursa Malaysia to revamp business rules
• Private property prices hit new high in Singapore • Bangkok moves on mass transport
• Thai retailers are upbeat
• Rice exports likely to decline • Vietnamese PM projects 10-year socioeconomic plan

ASEAN  ANALYSIS

This year in Thailand-what next?


AseanAffairs   04 January 2011
By David Swartzentruber      

It is commonplace in journalism to write two types of articles at the transition point between the year that has passed and the New Year. As this writer qualifies as an “old hand” in observing Thailand with a track record dating back 14 years, it is time take a shot at what may unfold in Thailand in 2011.

The first issue that can’t be answered is the health of Thailand’s beloved King Bhumibol, who is now 83 years old. He is the world's longest reigning monarch, but elaborate birthday celebrations in December failed to mask concern over his health. More

 


Name

Name


Email

Email



1.  Verifier

1. Verifier

For security purposes, we ask that you enter the security code that is shown in the graphic. Please enter the code exactly as it is shown in the graphic.
Your Code
Enter Code

Home | About Us | Contact Us | Special Feature | Features | News | Magazine | Events | TV | Press Release | Advertise With us

| Terms of Use | Site Map | Privacy Policy  | DISCLAIMER |

Version 5.0
Copyright © 2006-2017 TIME INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT ENTERPRISES CO., LTD. All rights reserved.
Bangkok, Thailand
asean@aseanaffairs.com