Established in 2016, the TaniHub platform handles order management, logistics support, and financing options for about 30,000 farmers.
“Tax subjects like Netflix or Zoom are not [physically] present in Indonesia but are used by everyone. This could be the subject of our foreign taxes.”
Indonesia will issue a government regulation in lieu of law that will boost state spending by up to Rp 405.1 trillion as the budget deficit is anticipated to widen to 5.07 percent of GDP in the nation’s fight against COVID-19.
Indonesian stocks rallied more than 10 percent on Thursday following gains in the US market, but analysts warn it may be temporary.
Indonesian central bank governor Perry Warjiyo said the country has no plan to implement capital control measures to stop outflows due to coronavirus fears, saying that its foreign exchange reserve is more than enough.
To protect the economy from the impacts of COVID-19, the government has decided to speed up the disbursement of funds.
Communications and Information Minister Johnny G. Plate has urged people staying at home as per government recommendation not to illegally stream movies online.
The startup connects farmers, suppliers, and consumers through its network of agents to bring fresh products to households. Its agents, or mitras, are mostly housewives who earn extra income through the service.
Nusantics claims to be the first local startup that can analyze microbiome profiles — a complex ecosystem of microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, and fungi that live on and inside every human being — to identify needs.
Universities that fail to successfully transition to online education in the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic could be at risk of permanent closure, but other institutions could gain financially from the disruption. [Free registration]
The outlook for laws to protect of gig workers in Singapore, the Philippines and Indonesia through sick leave and medical benefits looks bleak.
Our analysis shows an economic downturn as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic will dramatically increase rental stress for people with insecure or casual work.