International SOS Takes Sustainability to the Next Level

International SOS, the world’s leading health and security services company, takes its commitment to sustainability to the next level as it has been awarded a Silver EcoVadis Medal. Having received its first EcoVadis certification in 2020, this new accreditation is another step forward for International SOS in its dedication to being a truly sustainable business. … Baca Selengkapnya

Business climates resist the Omicron variant

According to INSEE, France business climate deteriorated slightly in January (−2 pt to 107), but remains at a level well above its long-term average (100) and its pre-crisis level (106). There is an improvement in the industrial sector (+2 pt to 112), while climate in services, construction, retail trade and wholesale trade remain deteriorating. Demand … Baca Selengkapnya

France Lifts Covid Restrictions

France has loosened several Covid restriction since February 2nd 2022. President Emmanuel Macron is betting that widespread vaccinations will curb the pandemic, with proof of inoculation now required for the health pass used to access everything from bars and restaurants to cinemas and long-distance public transport. From February 2nd, wearing face masks outdoors will no … Baca Selengkapnya

Jokowi Push for Global Energy Transition

Speaking during G20 forum, President Joko Widodo said energy transition from fossil fuels to renewables was designed to safeguard investment certainty. This is a more country and company had announced their target to reach net zero emissions. Indonesian government had pushed for early retirements of coal-fired power plants to be replaced with geothermal plants and … Baca Selengkapnya

January Inflation as the Effect of Increasing Economy

Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Airlangga Hartarto said that inflation in January 2022, which was recorded at 2.18 percent, was driven by the increasing mobility and economic activity of the community. The inflation is still under control within the inflation target range of 3 percent plus minus 1 percent (yoy). BPS said that the largest … Baca Selengkapnya

Government Policy Shifts as Omicron Raise

Indonesia is experiencing a spike in Covid infections that is largely attributable to Omicron strain (jumped from 3000 on Jan 24 to 16000 on Feb 1). Coordinating Maritime Affairs and Investment Minister, Luhut Pandjaitan, said the government today shifts its’ focus from containing the virus to limiting hospitalization and death rates. Because of the relative … Baca Selengkapnya