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Group Research / February 01, 2020

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Indonesia
 20182019f2020f2021f
GDP growth, % YoY5.25.01.34.0
CPI inflation, % YoY3.22.82.73.0
 1Q202Q203Q204Q201Q21
Exchange rates, end of period16,00015,80015,60015,40015,200
Policy interest rates, end of period4.504.504.254.254.25

Indonesia Industry Insights

Indonesia / Consumer Staples
Eat more chicken, please!

Eat more chicken, please!

May 26, 2020

The social distancing measures put in place by Indonesia to curb the spread of COVID-19 dampened demand for chickens during the Lebaran period. And s...

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Indonesia / Communication
Indonesia Telecom Sector: Potential bargains with resilient prospects

Indonesia Telecom Sector: Potential bargains with resilient prospects

April 02, 2020

Competition in the Java region continues to be intense due to aggressive pricing.

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Indonesia / Healthcare
Indonesia Healthcare: Transition continues

Indonesia Healthcare: Transition continues

January 06, 2020

Patient volume in 2020 expected to grow with increasing dengue breakouts and growth in universal insurance coverage amongst Indonesians.

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Indonesia Economics Insights

Indonesia / Growth, Rates
Indonesia: Surfacing economic weakness

Indonesia: Surfacing economic weakness

August 16, 2019

Indonesia recorded a stable growth of 5% in 2Q19, contrary to the downward growth trend elsewhere. Fiscal lever could sustain growth momentum at its ...

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Indonesia / GDP
Pressure eases on Indonesia’s trade balance

Pressure eases on Indonesia’s trade balance

April 18, 2019

March trade balance recorded a surplus, marking two consecutive months of surplus.

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Indonesia / GDP
Indonesia election watch: energy, food, and infrastructure

Indonesia election watch: energy, food, and infrastructure

February 20, 2019

The Indonesian second presidential debate on energy, food, and infrastructure was held on 17 Feb 2019.

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Indonesia Economics Daily

Indonesia / GDP
Indonesia/ Thailand: Monetary policy direction in sync, speed varies

Indonesia/ Thailand: Monetary policy direction in sync, speed varies

May 20, 2020

Bank of Thailand policy committee cut the benchmark interest rate by 25bps to a record low of 0.5%.

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Indonesia / GDP
Indonesia: Slowdown to intensify, before stability sets in

Indonesia: Slowdown to intensify, before stability sets in

May 05, 2020

1Q GDP sets the stage for a weak start for 2020, as growth slowed to 3%yoy (5% in 2019).

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Indonesia / FX, Rates
Indonesia: Steady rates, IDR valuation swings

Indonesia: Steady rates, IDR valuation swings

April 15, 2020

Bank Indonesia kept benchmark rates steady at 4.5% on Tuesday, after 50bps cuts in 1Q20.

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Indonesia Equities

Indonesia / Equity Picks
Indonesia Equity Picks

Indonesia Equity Picks

May 26, 2020

The JCI index has been sideways since April 2020 and seems to be stuck within 4,500-4,700 range lately.

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Indonesia / Equities
Indonesia Market Strategy: Stay Safe

Indonesia Market Strategy: Stay Safe

March 16, 2020

Even though the valuation on the Jakarta Stock Exchange Composite Index is cheap, we recommend investors to remain selective as things can get worse ...

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Indonesia / Equities
Indonesia 2020 Market Outlook: When the growing gets tough

Indonesia 2020 Market Outlook: When the growing gets tough

December 19, 2019

Optimism already building up for Indonesian equity markets as worries of domestic overhang fade away.

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