Aisha Shaidra joined Tempo in 2013 and writes lifestyle stories and public figure profiles for Koran Tempo and Tempo.co. The Padjadjaran University Indonesian literature graduate now covers business and economic issues for Majalah Tempo. Part of the writer’s team that won the 2020 Adinegoro Award.
The Hope of Ketapang Train Factory
Inka begins manufacturing trains in Banyuwangi. The new factory is flooded with orders while production is delayed.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 20 March 2023
A Bleak Story from Tanah Merah
Residents of Tanah Merah fall victim to the Plumpang fuel depot fire. They are threatened to be removed from their homes and are prohibited from taking legal action.
Cover Story Edisi : Monday, 13 March 2023
No More ‘Happy Fridays’
Finance ministry employees are receiving higher benefits as part of an effort to distance them from corruption. This makes other employees envious.
Cover Story Edisi : Monday, 6 March 2023
Bulog CEO Budi Waseso: KPPU Also Asked the Same Question
Bulog CEO Budi Waseso on the allegations of monopoly in distribution of imported buffalo meat.
Cover Story Edisi : Monday, 27 February 2023
Fair Ad-Revenue Sharing
The government and the Press Council are drafting a publisher rights regulation. Designing a formula to help the media survive and safeguard news quality.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 20 February 2023
Revamping Stores to Lure in Buyers
Transmart and a number of other retailers close some of their stores for efficiency as well as changes in business strategy.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 13 February 2023
Saving Rice from Neighboring Countries
Imported rice must arrive no later than mid-February. Weather conditions affect unloading. Bulog applies a new tactic.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 30 January 2023
New Vehicles from New Players
Automakers are competing fiercely in the electric vehicle market. The industry is seeing an increasing influx of new players.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 23 January 2023
No on Wage Setting, Yes on Incentives
Business owners are disappointed with the Government Regulation in lieu of Law on Job Creation. They are taking issue with regulation changes on wages and outsourcing, despite benefiting from incentives.
Cover Story Edisi : Monday, 9 January 2023
Have Community, Will Travel
Loyal passenger clubs play a major role in the education and marketing of bus transportation, including for the sleeper bus. This boosts the ecosystem in tourism and transportation.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 2 January 2023
A Century of Existence
The sleeper bus has a long history. They are popular for long-distance travel, but some countries ban them for being the cause of accidents.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 2 January 2023
New Supervisor for Modern Assets
The PPSK Law delegates a number of new powers to the Financial Services Authority. From supervising crypto assets, venture capital, to gold banks.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 26 December 2022
Drained Cash and Job Cuts
Waves of layoffs continue to hit the digital industry. Tech companies in various countries fire thousands of employees. The demand to be more efficient combined with low funding will trigger a mass layoff in digital startups.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 28 November 2022
Banks’ Pledge for Green Financing
Banks are preparing disbursement plans and calculating the risk of green financing. It still needs plenty of adjustments.
Cover Story Edisi : Monday, 21 November 2022
Imports Flooding Textile Centers
Several regulations are causing a flood of imported textile and textile products. Mass layoffs are inevitable due to this disruption to the domestic market and a drop in exports.
Cover Story Edisi : Monday, 14 November 2022
Battle for Blibli
Blibli will have its IPO in early November. Seeking fresh funds to cover its debts, Blibli is dependent on Djarum Group’s digital ecosystem.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 31 October 2022
Questionable Sugar Self-Sufficiency
Sugar producers claim they were not involved in the discussion of sugar self-sufficiency regulations. They question the import quota for raw sugar.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 24 October 2022
Returning to the Old House
LKBN Antara moved its office after Wisma Antara is sold to Bank Syariah Indonesia (BSI). It will utilize assets for new businesses.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 17 October 2022
PLN makes ICON Plus as a subholding company engaged in businesses other than electricity sales. The company releases a bundling package of electricity and Internet services, preparing to compete with Telkom.
Economy Edisi : Monday, 3 October 2022
Contractors Crushed by Soaring Prices
Contractors of infrastructure projects demand cost and contract adjustments as material prices escalate. There are risks, from a drop in quality to stalled projects.