Dana Kemanusiaan Kompas
Nama & Peristiwa
Who Benefits from Foreign Investments?
A foreign bank with a big name won more trust than the domestic banks. The bank therefore, received transfers, savings and deposits from the Indonesian public with interest as compensation.
Minimum Wage Dilemma
Given that Indonesia has not fully recovered from the pandemic and the economy remains in an “abnormal” situation, the workers’ minimum wage demand is considered unrealistic.
Economic Liberalization Has Gone Too Far
Many people say that the Indonesian economy since 1967 has been in the hands of neoliberals. Today, all of our economic policies have nothing to do with Pancasila or the 1945 Constitution.
Basic Problems Should be Overcome to Prevent Deindustrialization
The presence of industrial estates and special economic zones can encourage the spread of value-added industries. However, the government still needs to accelerate the development of these areas.
Deficit Financing Becomes a Challenge for Government
The government has set the deficit in the 2022 draft state budget (RAPBN) at 4.85 percent of gross domestic product (GDP).
Land Acquisition Crucial for SEZs
Regions have greeted with euphoria the government’s policy to ease investment with promises of various incentives in the proposed development of special economic zone, but land acquisition remains a crucial issue.
Fiscal Consolidation Becomes a Challenge
The government is committed to continuing to manage a healthy and effective fiscal policy so that it can support sustainable and equitable economic growth.
Government Turns to Investments as Economic Engine
The government’s financial stimulus packages were intended in part to stimulate growth in consumption or spending among the low-income people. Increase in demand would result in an increase in the supply side.
Tantangan Ganda Menanti Pemimpin Baru
Pemilihan ketua umum baru Kadin akan diikuti dua kandidat, yaitu Direktur Utama PT Bakrie & Brothers Tbk Anindya Bakrie dan Presiden Direktur PT Indika Energy Tbk Arsjad Rasjid. Pemimpin baru menghadapi tantangan ganda.
Pandemic Control Keeps Economic Recovery on Track
Having gone down to the lowest point in the second quarter of 2020 with a contraction of up to minus 5.32 percent, economic performance began to lift up in the following three quarters.