Indonesia Golden Visa, The Investor's VIP Pass

Indonesia has joined the ranks of countries adopting the Golden Visa program. This visa allows qualified investors, former Indonesian citizens, and second-home seekers including talented individuals, to reside in Indonesia for up to five or ten years.

TikTok's Project S Controversy in Indonesia

Minister of Cooperatives and Small and Medium Enterprises (MenKopUKM) Teten Masduki highlighted Project S being developed by TikTok. This strategy is deemed detrimental to Indonesian MSME players.

New Era of Indonesian Crypto Exchange

The Commodity Futures Trading Supervisory Agency officially established the Crypto Asset Futures Exchange on 28 July 2023. Transactions and the number of crypto investors are still increasing this year.

Women's Representation in 2024 Election Fades

General Elections Commission Regulation No. 10/2023 Article 8 Paragraph 2 concerning the rules for female candidates has sparked controversy. Many parties urged KPU to revise the regulation immediately.

Largest Quota of Indonesian Pilgrims in 2023 Hajj Season

Indonesia received a quota of 221 thousand people for the 2023 Hajj, the most in the world. Preparations have begun, including providing Hajj services that are easily accessible to the elderly.

ASEAN's Economy: The World's 5th Largest

Under the chairmanship of Indonesia, the 2023 ASEAN Summit carries the theme of ASEAN Matters: Epicentrum of Growth. This theme is expected to demonstrate ASEAN's ability as the center of world economic growth.

Jokowi's PLTU Retirement by 2050

President Joko Widodo aims to close all coal-fired power plants (PLTU) in Indonesia by 2050. In the last 20 years, however, no coal plants have been shut down.