Indonesia

Go to:

SPONSORED BY

Indonesia is the largest economy in Asean and the fourth largest country in the world in terms of population. The country has extensive natural resources - a key contributor to its economy. Comprising more than 17,000 islands, the country has enjoyed steady growth over the past two decades thanks in part to high commodity prices and sound economic policies - resulting in a burgeoning middle-class.

MAIN LANGUAGES

Bahasa Indonesia

various regional dialects

POPULATION

261.1 million (2016)

LAND AREA

1.905 million km²

CAPITAL

Jakarta

CURRENCY

Indonesian Rupiah (IDR)

TIME ZONE

"Western Zone: GMT +7
Central Zone: GMT +8
Eastern Zone: GMT +9"

EASE OF DOING BUSINESS

Ranked 72 out of 190 economies (World Bank Doing Business, 2018)

charts content

Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) is mandated to boost domestic and foreign direct investment by creating a conducive investment climate. The investment promotion agency is Indonesia's primary interface between business and government, and serves also as a matchmaker for investors.

www.bkpm.go.id | Investor Relations Unit: (62-21) 5292 1329 /30 | info@bkpm.go.id

how-to guides content

LATEST UPDATES

Unleashing Asean's full potential with data-driven governance

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) has a bright future ahead of it.

Technology policy likely to stay its course in Indonesia: Fitch Solutions

The re-election of Indonesian President Joko Widodo is positive for the continuity of key technology policies and the growth prospects of the IT,...

Power infrastructure to drive Indonesia's energy sector growth: Fitch Solutions

Construction of coal-fired power plants will be the main supporter of growth in the sector.

Indonesia challenged to pare current account deficit despite oil price 'windfall'

FALLING oil prices could be “an unexpected windfall” for Indonesia, which is running a current account deficit - but the country still faces unique...