Thursday, July 16, 2009


There’s been a lot of media coverage on Indonesia recently, especially about the presidential election and the economy. Most of the stories are in positive tone. Following some of them from various news sources:

Choose experts, not allies, Indonesian president urged
Radio Australia, 16 Jul 2009

'Indonesia’s 2009 presidential election:Toward a true democracy'
Today Zaman, 16 Jul 2009

Theres The Rub: Indonesia rising
The Philippine Inquirer, 15 Jul 2009

FACTBOX-Impact of Indonesia election on key policies
Reuters, 15 Jul 2009

Indonesia's crony clean-out, 15 Jul 2009

EDITORIAL :Yudhoyono re-elected
Asahi Shimbun, 14 Jul 2009

Indonesia: Striving to Expand BRIC to BRIIC
ING Investment Weekly, 13 Jul 2009

Indonesia: one emerging market you can't afford to ignore
Moneyweek, 13 Jul 2009

Yudhoyono’s Mandate ‘Bodes Well’ for Stocks, Mark Mobius Says
Bloomberg, 13 Jul 2009

Goldman money phrase has rival in unlikely place
The Age, 13 Jul 2009

Lessons from the Indonesian elections
Business World, 13 Jul 2009

Indonesia, Vying to Enter BRIC, Has Star Role in ‘Chindonesia’
Bloomberg, 11 Jul 2009

Is Indonesia the next economy to bet on?
Telegraph, 10 Jul 2009

Rupiah Is the Only Asian Currency That May Gain, DBS Asset Says
Bloomberg News, 10 Jul 2009

World Bank Says Indonesian Economy a ‘Winner’ Amid Global Slump
Bloomberg News, 10 Jul 2009

Indonesia May Be ‘Superstar’ as Yudhoyono Wins Vote
Bloomberg News, 10 Jul 2009

Markets welcome Yudhoyono "landslide" in Indonesia vote
CNA, 9 Jul 2009

Indonesia Stocks, Bonds, Currency Bolstered by Yudhoyono Win
Bloomberg, 9 Jul 2009

Indonesian elections fair, observers say
CBC, 9 Jul 2009

Election Keeps Indonesia on Track
Jakarta Globe, 9 Jul 2009

Indonesia's Star Continues to Rise On Back of Yudhoyono's Re-election
Green Faucet, 9 Jul 2009

Indonesia Elections: A Win For Democracy
TIME, 8 Jul 2009

ANALYSTS VIEW: Indonesia's Yudhoyono set for a second term
Reuters, 8 Jul 2009

Yudhoyono to get new shot at reforming Indonesia
Reuters, 8 Jul 2009