Bank Mandiri Expands to Malaysia
Bank Mandiri is setting up a full branch office in Malaysia to be operational by the end of 2017. Bank Mandiri Berhad has been granted a license as a Qualified ASEAN Bank (QAB) from Malaysian regulators. The bank has already been In Malaysia since 2009, but only through its Mandiri International Remittance (MIR) arm to service Indonesian migrant workers there.
Some surveys have narrowed the field down to Joko Widodo and Prabowo Subianto as presidential candidates likely to run in the 2019 general election. Jokowi has officially been named presidential candidate, with the support of seven parties eligible to run in the general elections. And it is only a matter of time before Prabowo announces his candidacy.