The number of poor people increased to 26.36 million or 9.57% in September 2022. Many people's economic conditions have not recovered as before the Covid-19 pandemic.
From the planned allocation of Rp45.9 trillion, the approved state capital injection (PMN) will be Rp41.3 trillion in 2023.
BPK discovered the problem of managing incentives and tax facilities for handling Covid-19 and national economic recovery (PC-PEN) worth Rp 15.31 trillion in 2021.
International accounting agency KPMG reported that several countries experienced the worst economic growth in 2023. Four of them even had negative economic growth. Why?
Bank Indonesia recently raised its benchmark interest rate by 25 bps to 3.75%. It is the first increase since February 2021.
Finance Minister Sri Mulyani said the civil servant (PNS) pension scheme currently burdens the state budget.
Political tensions between China and Taiwan have the potential to have an impact on Indonesia. The two countries are Indonesia's main trading and investment partners.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said the global economy is experiencing uncertainty, causing a decline in growth until next year.
Indonesia's economic growth in the last three quarters was stable at around 5% (year-on-year). It is similar to the situation before the COVID-19 pandemic.
Indonesia's annual inflation rate reached 4.94% in July 2022, the highest since November 2015.