• Sunday, 25 February 2024

Ringgit Value is Low Close To Record Low Exchange Rate in 1998

Ringgit Value is Low Close To Record Low Exchange Rate in 1998

SEAToday.com, Kuala Lumpur-On February 19, the ongoing slide in the ringgit was approaching its lowest level ever recorded during the 1998 Asian financial crisis. The continued weakness in Malaysia's...

Laos-China Railway Boosts Tourism by Transporting 1.8 Million Peo...

Laos-China Railway Boosts Tourism by Transporting 1.8 Million Peo...

SEAToday.com, Vientiane-After operating since April 2023, the Laos-China railway has transported more than 1.8 million passengers for the first time in January 2024. The increase in tourists h...

Thailand Plans to Ban Recreational Use of Cannabis

Thailand Plans to Ban Recreational Use of Cannabis

SEAToday.com, Bangkok-The Thai government will urgently move a Bill to ban the recreational use of cannabis, the health minister said on Tuesday (2/6), after the kingdom decriminalized the drug i...

Indonesia's Economy Grows 5.05 Pct. Throughout 2023

Indonesia's Economy Grows 5.05 Pct. Throughout 2023

SEAToday.com, Jakarta - The Central Statistics Agency (BPS) announced that Indonesia’s economic growth has grown by 5.05 percent cumulatively throughout 2023. This was announced by Act...

Saudi Arabia to Launch Luxury Train Service Dream of the Desert i...

Saudi Arabia to Launch Luxury Train Service Dream of the Desert i...

SEAToday.com, Riyadh - A collaboration between Saudi Arabia Railways and Italian Arsenale Group will bring in luxurious experiences for the train passengers of “Dream of the Desert&rdq...

Singapore and China Reach Agreement on Mutual 30 Days Visa-Free E...

Singapore and China Reach Agreement on Mutual 30 Days Visa-Free E...

SEAToday.com, Singapore-Singapore and China have agreed to a 30-day mutual visa-free entry for their citizens. The agreement was signed by the Government representatives from both sides on Thursday (1...

Entertainment Tax Increase To Be Postponed

Entertainment Tax Increase To Be Postponed

SEAToday.com, Jakarta-The Jakarta government has established the rate of Specific Goods and Services Tax (SGST) for the entertainment category subject to 40--75 percent for nightclubs, karaoke establi...

QRIS Transactions in Singapore Grow 261% a Month After Launch

QRIS Transactions in Singapore Grow 261% a Month After Launch

SEAToday.com, Jakarta-Indonesian cross-border payment system using the Quick Response Code Indonesian Standard or QRIS which is currently implemented in Thailand, Malaysia, and Singapore, continues to...

Romania, Bulgaria to Join Schengen Border-Free Zone

Romania, Bulgaria to Join Schengen Border-Free Zone

SEAToday.com, Jakarta - Romania and Bulgaria are set to join Europe’s Schengen border-free zone by air and sea in March 2024, announced the countries’ officials on Wednesday (12/...

AP I, AP II Merged as Angkasa Pura Indonesia

AP I, AP II Merged as Angkasa Pura Indonesia

SEAToday.com, Jakarta-State-Owned Enterprises (BUMN) Minister Erick Thohir stated that PT Aviasi Pariwisata Indonesia or InJourney has officially merged PT Angkasa Pura I and PT Angkasa Pura II into P...

Shipment Delays May Increase Freight Costs in 2024

Shipment Delays May Increase Freight Costs in 2024

SEAToday.com, Suez-Over 150 ships carrying more than 105 billion US dollars in cargo have been forced to divert their routes from the Red Sea and Suez Canal. As a result of rerouting, many other trade...

Whoosh Prepares 20,000 Tickets Per Day during Year-End Holidays

Whoosh Prepares 20,000 Tickets Per Day during Year-End Holidays

SEAToday.com, Jakarta - PT Kereta Cepat Indonesia-China (KCIC) will provide more than 20,000 Whoosh tickets per day during the Christmas 2023 and New Year 202...

Determination of Commissioners, President Director, and Telkomsel...

Determination of Commissioners, President Director, and Telkomsel...

SEAToday.com, Jakarta-PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk (Telkom Indonesia) and Singapore Telecommunications Ltd. (Singtel), as shareholders of PT Telekomunikasi Selular (Telkomsel), appointed Sarwoto At...

COP28: Pertamina Ready to Lead Carbon Storage Market in Indonesia

COP28: Pertamina Ready to Lead Carbon Storage Market in Indonesia

SEAToday.com, Dubai - PT Pertamina stated its readiness to become a major player in carbon storage in Indonesia. This was conveyed by Pertamina Senior Vice President Research and Technology...

Pertamina Showcases Community Empowerment Programs at COP28

Pertamina Showcases Community Empowerment Programs at COP28

SEAToday.com, Dubai - PT Pertamina held a panel discussion entitled "Community Empowerment for the National Energy Transition" at the Indonesian Pavilion at COP28 in Dubai, United Arab Emira...

Spotify to Layoff 17 Pct. of Employees

Spotify to Layoff 17 Pct. of Employees

SEAToday.com, Jakarta - Spotify will lay off 17 percent of its global workforce, or around 1,500 workers, to reduce costs and adjust the slow growth, said its CEO Daniel Ek on Monday (12/4)....

Indonesia Re-elected as International Maritime Organization (IMO)...

Indonesia Re-elected as International Maritime Organization (IMO)...

SEAToday.com, London - Indonesia was re-elected as a council member of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) category C for the period 2024–2025 by the IMO Assembly in London,...

Trade Ministry Ready to Support Freeport’s Second Smelter in Gres...

Trade Ministry Ready to Support Freeport’s Second Smelter in Gres...

SEAToday.com, Gresik - The Trade Ministry is ready to support PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) ahead of the operation of its second smelter in Gresik, East Java, said...

Minister Uno: Tourism Foreign Exchange in Q3 Surpasses USD6 Billi...

Minister Uno: Tourism Foreign Exchange in Q3 Surpasses USD6 Billi...

SEAToday.com, Jakarta - Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy Sandiaga Uno stated on Wednesday (11/15) that the foreign exchange of the tourism sector in Q3 of 2023 has reached USD6 billion. T...

PASTI Task Force Blocks 173 Illegal Online Loan Entities

PASTI Task Force Blocks 173 Illegal Online Loan Entities

SEAToday.com, Jakarta - The Illegal Financial Activities Eradication Task Force (PASTI Task Force) blocked 173 illegal online loan entities spread across a number of websites and application...

Pertamina CEO Nicke Widyawati Selected Again in Fortune 100 Most...

Pertamina CEO Nicke Widyawati Selected Again in Fortune 100 Most...

SEAToday.com, Jakarta - Nicke Widyawati, President Director and CEO of PT Pertamina (Persero), is selected again on Fortune Magazine's list of the 100 most powerful women in the world in 2023.

5 Provinces with Highest 2024 Provincial Minimum Wage Increase

5 Provinces with Highest 2024 Provincial Minimum Wage Increase

SEAToday.com, Jakarta - Governors in various Indonesian provinces have set an increase in the provincial minimum wage (UMP) for 2024 on Tuesday (11/21). The i...

2 Indonesian Women Enter Forbes' List of Asia's Power Businesswom...

2 Indonesian Women Enter Forbes' List of Asia's Power Businesswom...

SEAToday.com, Jakarta - Two Indonesian businesswomen, Junita Ciputra and Meliza Musa Rusli, were named in the Forbes Asia 2023 list of 20 powerful businesswomen on...

Jakarta-Surabaya High Speed Railway Development to Collaborate wi...

Jakarta-Surabaya High Speed Railway Development to Collaborate wi...

SEAToday.com, Jakarta. - The Jakarta-Surabaya High Speed Railway will be worked on together with China. According to Deputy Minister of SOEs Kartika Wirjoatmodjo on Tuesday (10/31), the...

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Shopee Launches High-End Brands, Showcasing Indonesian Top Designers

Shopee Launches High-End Brands, Showcasing Indonesian Top Designers

Shopee Launches High-End Brands, Showcasing Indonesian Top Design...

SEAToday.com, Jakarta-E-commerce platform, Shopee, introduced a new High-End Brands (HEB) category on Saturday (1/20), which exclusively showcases renowned Indonesian f...

Shipment Delays May Increase Freight Costs in 2024

SEAToday.com, Suez-Over 150 ships carrying more than 105 billion US dollars in cargo have been forced to divert their routes from the Red Sea and Suez Canal. As a result of rerouting, many other trade...

Pertamina CEO Nicke Widyawati Selected Again in Fortune 100 Most...

SEAToday.com, Jakarta - Nicke Widyawati, President Director and CEO of PT Pertamina (Persero), is selected again on Fortune Magazine's list of the 100 most powerful women in the world in 2023.

2 Indonesian Women Enter Forbes' List of Asia's Power Businesswom...

SEAToday.com, Jakarta - Two Indonesian businesswomen, Junita Ciputra and Meliza Musa Rusli, were named in the Forbes Asia 2023 list of 20 powerful businesswomen on...

Jakarta-Surabaya High Speed Railway Development to Collaborate wi...

SEAToday.com, Jakarta. - The Jakarta-Surabaya High Speed Railway will be worked on together with China. According to Deputy Minister of SOEs Kartika Wirjoatmodjo on Tuesday (10/31), the...

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