Mining absorb $1 bio of FDI

Investment realization in Indonesia for the first quarter 2011 reach Rp 53.6 trillion, growth 27.3% from the same period last year. From this total investment figure, nearly three-quarter of it (Rp 39.5 trillion or 73.8%) are foreign direct investment (FDI) in sectors like mining and utilization, and West Java are the biggest location for foreign investors spending their money. Continue reading

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Hankook’s new investment plan

Hankook Tire Co Ltd, the biggest tire producer in Korea and seventh largest in the world, are planning to build a tire factory in Indonesia and invest total US$1.1 billion in seven years to 2018. Hyun Bum Cho, executive vice president of Hankook, says the company wants to build a new manufacturing plant in Bekasi, West Java. This expansion will help the company to become the fifth largest tire company in the world.

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How fuss to sell Indonesia

Business meeting and lunch in Singapore are connected with a dinner in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on the same day, and within a period of 30 hours he then flew to Shanghai, China. All the agility that the Chairman of BKPM Gita Irawan Wirjawan to sell Indonesia. Continue reading

Repotnya menjual Indonesia

Pekan kedua bulan ini, wartawan Bisnis Indonesia Pudji Lestari berkesempatan ikut dalam kunjungan kerja Kepala Badan Koordinasi Penanaman Modal (BKPM) Gita Irawan Wirjawan ke World Economic Forum on East Asia (WEFEA) di Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam dan World Expo di Shanghai, China.

Menteri Perdagangan Mari Elka Pangestu dan Kepala BKPM Gita Irawan Wirjawan berbicara pada World Economic Forum on East Asia di Ho Chi Minh City, 7 Juni 2010. ©Pudji Lestari

Kegiatan itu dijadikan sebagai ajang untuk mempromosikan berbagai peluang investasi di Indonesia. Berikut laporannya. Pertemuan bisnis dan makan siang di Singapura disambung dengan makan malam di Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam pada hari yang sama, dan dalam hitungan waktu 30 jam setelahnya terbang ke Shanghai, China. Semua kelincahan itu dilakoni Ketua BKPM Gita Irawan Wirjawan untuk menjual Indonesia. Continue reading