Market Pulse: Negative Tradition of the Fourth Quarter
Be prepared, for in the Q4-2017 Indonesias economy will go back into a slowing cycle. This pattern has long been a tradition. Every year, in the fourth quarter, Indonesia always experiences negative economic growth. The problem is, this time the situation could be worse if we look at tax earnings until September.
At least, this is the concern among the business community. Government tax earnings as of September have…
HASTO Kristiyanto stopped for a moment as he was about to take a sip from his mineral water in Tempo’s editorial meeting room last Friday. The Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) secretary-general apologized for his petai, or stinky bean, breath. "Last night I was served stinky-bean fried rice by the President.