France warns winter gas cuts possible

The French government warned Wednesday, August 3, that companies might have to reduce energy use this winter even with the country’s natural gas reserves at full capacity, as Russia continues to reduce its gas exports to Europe. Moscow has slashed its exports to Europe in response to punishing Western sanctions over the invasion of Ukraine … Baca Selengkapnya

Visit of the Ambassador to the Indonesian Cyber ​​Security Agency (BSSN)

Ambassador Olivier Chambard, accompanied by economic advisor Dominique Lebastard, visited on Thursday July 28 the Indonesian IT security agency BSSN, which reports directly to the Indonesian presidency.  The exchanges between the Ambassador and the head of the BSSN, Hinsa Siburian, accompanied by his senior executives, focused on cooperation in the fight against cyberattacks – an … Baca Selengkapnya

Finance Ministry Says No More Tax Amnesty

The Finance Ministry’s Special Staffer for Strategic Communication Yustinus Prastowo stated that the government would no longer hold tax amnesty programs such as the Tax Voluntary Disclosure Program (PPS). He mentioned that permanent tax amnesty that is carried out continuously could have a negative impact on people’s tax compliance in the long term. “This is … Baca Selengkapnya

Airlangga Wants G20 to be united in Facing Global Trade Challenges

Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Airlangga Hartarto wants a multilateral approach to be used to face global trade and economic challenges. Therefore, the  G20 forum must be united to support the trade, investment and industrial sectors. “The G20 is a strategic platform to answer these challenges. We must not be divided in our actions and … Baca Selengkapnya

Kadin considers blocking of platforms not registered with PSE has not disrupted investment

On July 30, 2022, the Komifo blocked seven sites or platform applications, namely PayPal, Steam, Dota, CS Go, Yahoo, Origin.com, and EpicGames. These entities never registered and are considered not to comply with the rules as PSE Private Scope. Kadin consider the Ministry of Communication and Informatics’ policy to block a number of digital platforms … Baca Selengkapnya

Indonesia Aims at 90 Percent Financial Inclusion by 2024

Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Airlangga Hartarto on Monday said that Indonesia is aiming at meeting its 90 percent digital financial inclusion by the year 2024, which he believed can be achieved by strengthening the synergy between government institutions at the national and the regional levels. “Through the partnership, we can get through and overcome … Baca Selengkapnya

Minister of Agriculture Asks G20 Agriculture Working Group to Agree on Food Commitments

Minister of Agriculture Syahrul Yasin Limpo hopes that the G20 Agricultural Working Group (AWG) can agree on a joint commitment to ensure a balanced guarantee of national food supply from local agricultural products. This meeting is part of a series of activities of the Agricultural Working Group whose culmination will be attended by ministers of … Baca Selengkapnya