Tempo English Weekly


Low-Cost Acquisitions

Foreign banks have penetrated deeper into Indonesia. They are seeking lower-cost additional credit disbursement using funds from their home countries.


Vulnerable to Piracy

The ports and seas around Tanjung Priok are still blacklisted. This Increases the prices of shipping insurance premiums and goods.

Market Pulse: Worrying Trends In 2018

As one enters the new year, market players often use this quiet moment to reflect on trends impacting their business ahead.

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Monday, April 16, 2018

A Dark Debacle in the Bay

Two weeks have passed, and the cargo ship MV Ever Judger has not left the waters of Balikpapan Bay in East Kalimantan. This ship, which sails under the flag of Panama, should have set sail on March 30, leaving Balikpapan with a cargo of 74,000 tons of coal, headed for Lumut, Perak, Malaysia. The captain had been authorized to leave by the port authority.