Weekly Insights Archive

The Politics of Vaccines

The government seems running out of ideas to control the pandemic and decides to accelerate the vaccination process.

The Finance Minister' New Big Roles

The creation of the Sovereign Wealth Fund (SWF) and the Omnibus Law on Financial Reform will improve Finance Minister’s strategic role in solving persistent problems such as project fundings which add extra pressures on the state budget.

Weekly Digest: Giant Investment Wave on Indonesia’s Digital Economy

A huge investment in the digital sector is pouring amidst a depressed economy. Most recently, Bukalapak is reported to have received a new investment of US$2-3 billion or Rp 28-42 trillion from a group of investors, including Emtek, GIC, and Microsoft.