Weekly Insights Archive

Weapon and Diplomacy: Prabowo's Maneuvers to Embrace US and France

Indonesia's primary defense system modernization under Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto is getting intensive this year. The update is necessary given the age of several strategic types of equipment, such as fighter and transport aircraft.

Weekly Digest: What's Behind Coal Ash Non-Hazardous Status?

Fly ash and bottom ash, or FABA, were officially excluded from the toxic and hazardous waste or B3 category. This decision is contained in a derivative rule of Law No. 11/2020 on Job Creation – a controversial law aimed at boosting investment.

Sneak Peek: Inside MNC Lido City Project

MNC Lido City is just one step away from securing the Special Economic Zone (KEK) status. The KEK National Council has approved that part of its area is qualified.

Clash of The Titans After Tesla Gone

The domestic electric vehicle industry acceleration project faced clashes over opinion differences among industry players, fuelled by competition between the market-controlling Japanese automotive manufacturers and South Korean automotive producers.