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ADB's operations in Indonesia cover financing and knowledge partnerships in priority areas such as developing quality infrastructure, boosting human resources, and improving economic governance.

28 May 2020 | News Release

ADB Approves $300 Million Loan to Increase Indonesia's Geothermal Electricity Generation

ADB has approved a $300 million loan to help PT Geo Dipa Energi, an Indonesian state-owned company, expand its geothermal power generation capacity by 110 megawatts in Java, the country’s largest electricity grid and a...

23 Apr 2020 | News Release

ADB Approves $1.5 Billion for Indonesia's COVID-19 Response

ADB today approved $1.5 billion in financing to support the Government of Indonesia’s efforts to alleviate the impact of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic on public health, livelihoods, and the economy.

14 Apr 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB, UNICEF Join Forces to Respond to COVID-19, Support Children in Indonesia

ADB and UNICEF vowed to support inclusive development and promote the wellbeing of children and young people in Indonesia, including in the country’s fight against the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in an MOU.

03 Apr 2020 | News from Country Offices

Indonesia’s Economic Growth to Slow in 2020 on COVID-19 Impact, but Gradual Recovery Expected in 2021

Indonesia’s economy is expected to grow by 2.5% in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic, down from 5.0% in 2019, according to an ADB report released today.


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02 Mar 2020 | Speech

Opening Remarks at the Book Launch for Indonesia and the Asian Development Bank: Fifty Years of Partnership – Masatsugu Asakawa

Remarks on the book launch for Indonesia and the Asian Development Bank: Fifty Years of Partnership, delivered by President Asakawa at the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia, 2 March 2020 

18 Sep 2019 | Op-Ed / Opinion

Foreign direct investment is not coming to Indonesia. Really? - Edimon Ginting

The economic topic receiving most attention in the last few days is certainly that of foreign direct investment, or FDI, thanks to the World Bank, which brought this issue to Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo’s attention.

26 Mar 2019 | Op-Ed / Opinion

MRT boosts land values—so why not create triple win? - Bambang Susantono

On any given working day, whether you are driving around Manila, Jakarta, or Bangkok, the experience tends to be the same—long spells crawling in slow-moving or almost stationary traffic.

01 Oct 2018 | Op-Ed / Opinion

Melaka a model green city - Ramesh Subramaniam

In the last five years, Melaka has made great strides toward building a sustainable, green city.


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