Category Archives: Market and Commercial

Semester I, BRI Profit Reached Rp 10 Trillion

PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia (Persero) Tbk, recorded a net profit of Rp 10 012 trillion in the first half of this year. »This positive growth trend,” said Director of Business SME Bank BRI Djarot Kusumayakti in exposure in the financial performance of Bank BRI headquarters in Jakarta, Tuesday, July 30, 2013. When compared with the […]

Bukopin Shutter 20% Profit Growth This Year

PT Bank Bukopin target net profit growth of 20% by the end of 2013. Last year, Bukopin profit of Rp 834.7 billion. With growth of 20%, then the expected profit to Rp 1 trillion. To sustain these targets, Bukopin will perform additional service network and launch new products for the SME business segment, commercial and […]

Indonesian Cement Still Rely Domestic Sales

JAKARTA – PT Semen Indonesia (Persero) Tbk said, most of the company’s revenue in the first semester of 2013 was derived from the domestic market. First half of the company’s revenue reached Rp 10.91 trillion, equivalent to 95.53% of total revenue in the first half of this year. Dwi Soetjipto, President Director of Semen Indonesia, […]

Suzuki Immerse Capital Rp 10 Trillion

The sweetness of the Indonesian automotive market become a magnet for world-class car manufacturers investments. Companies from Japan, Europe, America and even Korea are competing to build factory in Indonesia to pick up supplies of raw materials and cheap labor and huge market niche. After decades exist in Indonesia, Suzuki Motor Corp. will infuse money […]

JAL profit down 31.9 percent

Japan Airlines (JAL) announced a net profit in the April-June period fell 31.9 percent to 18.33 billion yen (187 million dollars), after rival All Nippon Airways reported a loss due to soaring fuel costs. JAL, which re-listed its shares in Tokyo last year after a bankruptcy restructuring high performance, reported sales totaled 294.1 billion yen, […]

Microsoft gets Rp 8.2 Trillion of Tablet Surface

Jakarta – Microsoft just earned revenues of approximately U.S. $ 853 million (about USD 8.2 trillion) of the Surface tablet sales. This amount is actually less than the abolition of Surface asset value, which does not sell, that is U.S. $ 900 (about USD 8.6 trillion). This figure was revealed in the annual financial statements […]

Only Slightly Up 2%, Profit Sampoerna Rp 5 trillion

PT HM Sampoerna Tbk (HMSP) reported a net profit of Rp 5.01 trillion in the semester 1-2013, higher than the Rp 4.88 trillion in the first half of 2012. Profits rose thanks to the company’s turnover also grew. Revenues or net sales reached Rp 36.2 trillion in the first half of 2013, up from Rp […]

Batik entrepreneurs Complaining Export Difficulties

Batik entrepreneurs of small and medium scale industries in Surakarta complain of difficulty for export. Difficulties due to the high export standards applied by the government, such as production standards, labels, and hospitable environment. To meet the standards, the costs are also not small. »What we regret, government implement high standards and difficult to batik […]

Bakrie and Brothers Profit Drops So Rp 8.3 Billion

Net income of PT Bakrie and Brothers Tbk (Bakrie) fell dramatically during the first half of 2013 to only Rp 8.36 billion. In fact, in the same period of the previous year the company was pocketing a profit of Rp 214.35 billion. President Director of Bakrie and Brothers Bobby Gafur Umar stated, profit drop due […]