Wave Of Layoffs 40.000 Bank’s Employees

Wave Of Layoffs  40.000 Bank’s Employees

by Karnoto Mohamad MINISTER of Labor Ida Fauziyah, who has just newly appointed by President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), should be worried. There is a big task of overcoming the problem of unemployment that have to be carried out by the National Awakening Party (PKB) politician. The job is not easy. What is happening right now […]

Sailing Through The Uncertainties

Sailing Through The Uncertainties

Global economic uncertainty continues. The trade war between the United States and China is not over and the world economy is slowing. Credit growth in Indonesia will still be limited until 2020. Businesses people must tighten their belts and bankers must be careful to offer loans, maintain the quality of their assets, and strengthen the […]

BLACK MARKET OF SOEs DIRECTORS: Candidates of SOEs Minister to replace Rini

BLACK MARKET OF SOEs DIRECTORS: Candidates of SOEs Minister to replace Rini

There are dozens of state-owned companies (BUMN/ SOEs) which are still in trouble. People are competing for chairs of directors and commissioners of prestigious state-owned companies which perform well. Political parties are trying hard to get the position of the Minister of SOEs. Why does Rini Soemarno, the Minister of SOEs, want to make changes […]

Big Capital, But Slow in Giving Loans

Big Capital, But Slow in Giving Loans

By : Karnoto Mohamad Bankers have been working so hard. After restructuring of non performing loans starts to work, they have to think about how to use excess bank capital effectively. With a capital adequacy ratio (CAR) of around 23%, the banking industry is strong enough to face global economic shocks due to trade wars […]