Tempo English Weekly

Economy

New Year Expectations

The tax directorate-general is having a hard time collecting taxes from Google. A new regulation for digital companies is needed.

4019.jpg

Pepper Fever

As demand for export continues to rise, more and more farmers are switching to growing pepper corns.

4008.jpg

Weekly Business

Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati has terminated the government"s collaboration with US bank JPMorgan Chase. All forms of collaboration, including the bank"s role in holding tax amnesty funds, ended as of January 1. The decision reportedly has to do with JPMorgan"s move in lowering Indonesia"s rating from overweight to underweight.…

Archive
Other Edition
Monday, February 12, 2018

The Malady of Papua

Young coconut shell was on the lunch menu of Fransisca Patatcot and her son on Saturday two weeks ago. Sitting next to each other on the wooden porch of the Santo Petrus Paulus Church, Pulau Tiga District, Asmat Regency, Papua, they snacked on the coconut shell. When the coconut shell was finished, she began eating the husk.