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Apindo says case of PT IBU may lead to business uncertainty

Jumat, 28 Jul 2017 19:33 WIB

JAKARTA -- The Employers' Association of Indonesia (Apindo) stated the confusion over the case of alleged fraud of PT Indo Beras Unggul (PT IBU) could affect future investment. Especially if the case was...

There is maladministration in the raid of PT IBU: Ombudsman

Jumat, 28 Jul 2017 18:46 WIB

JAKARTA  -- Vice Chairman Ombudsman RI Lely Pelitasari Soebekti said there was a potential maladministration in the raid of PT Indo Beras Unggul (PT IBU)'s factory in Bekasi, West Java. "We see the potential...

KPPU asserts distribution chain of rice must be cut

Rabu, 26 Jul 2017 07:01 WIB

JAKARTA -- The distribution chain of rice should be cut in an attempt to bring down the prices, an official said. "Long distribution chain should be shortened whether it is transferred to the producer...

Observer predicts PT IBU case is about business competition

Rabu, 26 Jul 2017 04:15 WIB

JAKARTA -- Agricultural observer Khudori saw PT Indo Beras Unggul (IBU) has not made any mistake as accused by the police. However, the Business Competition Supervisory Commission (KPPU) might see it in a...

Food Task Force priority is to tackle rice mafias: Tito

Rabu, 26 Jul 2017 04:03 WIB

JAKARTA -- National Police chief Gen. Tito Karnavian said the police did not want to intervene the market as long as nobody is violating the regulations."There are rules that must be followed," he...

Anton Apriyantono denies allegations of rice business fraud

Minggu, 23 Jul 2017 22:55 WIB

JAKARTA -- President Commissioner of PT Tiga Pilar Sejahtera Anton Apriyantono denied allegation that one of its subsidiary, PT Indo Beras Unggul (IBU), in Bekasi has been cheating the consumers by selling lower...

Food Task Force seals rice milling plant in Bekasi

Sabtu, 22 Jul 2017 08:43 WIB

BEKASI -- The police's Food Task Force has sealed PT Indo Beras Unggul, a rice milling plant in Kedungwaringin, Bekasi District, West Java, on grounds of committing business fraud and seized 1,161 tons...

Pork rice issue, MUI says Muslim must ensure their food is lawful

Selasa, 24 Mei 2016 18:50 WIB

JAKARTA – The Council of Indonesian Ulama  (MUI) giving response about pork rice for sale in Lippomall Puri, West Jakarta that cause uproar because the seller is woman with hijab. But the veiled...

Minister launches Premium 7,500 rice

Senin, 29 Feb 2016 23:21 WIB

CILACAP -- Agriculture Minister Andi Amran Sulaiman launched a new rice product, labeled as Premium 7,500 Rice, in Cilacap, Central Java, on Monday, in an effort to reduce the number of players in...

Depok's ONDR programs revoked

Senin, 22 Feb 2016 19:58 WIB

JAKARTA -- After one day taking office, Depok Mayor Idris Abdul Shomat revoke one day no rice (ODNR) and one day no car (ODNC) programs. Idris sees the programs are not effective."Start from...

Indonesia not to import rice

Kamis, 04 Feb 2016 12:25 WIB

JEMBER -- The domestic food production needs to be increased as Indonesia will not import rice, according to Agriculture Minister Andi Amran Sulaiman."We hope our rice production would increase this year and will...

RI needs 1.2 million tons of rice to build stock

Senin, 25 Jan 2016 19:41 WIB

JAKARTA -- Indonesia needs 1.2 million tons of rice for its national buffer stock by the end of March, National Development Planning Minister Sofyan Djalil said.The rice stock is necessary in anticipation of...

Bulog distributes 53 thousand tons of rice through market operations

Selasa, 22 Des 2015 17:51 WIB

JAKARTA -- Rice distribution during market operations conducted by state-owned logistics firm Bulog through the Cipinang Rice Market in Jakarta from November 21, 2015, until now has reached 53 thousand tons.Director of Operations...

227 thousand tons of Imported rice enters Indonesia

Minggu, 29 Nov 2015 08:17 WIB

BOGOR -- A total of 227 thousand tons of imported rice from Vietnam had entered Indonesia. The imported rice was to ensure a safe supply of domestic rice."Imported rice is done gradually, depend...

Rice imports from Thailand will be canceled

Rabu, 11 Nov 2015 08:16 WIB

JAKARTA -- The government would adjust import policy with availability of domestic rice. Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, Darmin Nasution, said rice imports will be only from Vietnam. Nasution admitted, the rice imports...