Deregulation (simplification of the number and types of rules) and reducing bureaucracy (increasing efficiency of business processes) as included in the 12th set of Governmental policies, launched by President Joko Widodo in mid-2016, led to encouraging achievements. In 2017, Indonesia was ranked 91st in terms of ease of doing business (EODB), representing an improvement from […]

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JAKARTA (31/5) – Senior LREDSF Advisor, Ms. Natalis Padang, and other NSLIC staff had an informal discussion regarding “Identification of Local Economic Development Potential” presented by a economic development expert, Mr. Sugeng Budiharsono. The discussion focused on two themes: a) exploring the needs of local economic development through action plans that are in line with […]

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JAKARTA – Tuesday (May, 30th). Bappenas invited the members of the Project Technical Committee (PTC) to attend a meeting, aimed to discuss the Annual Work Plan (AWP) for the period June – December 2017. The Technical Committee Meeting was opened by Director of the Directorate of Disadvantaged Areas, Transmigration and Villages, National Development Planning Agency […]

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Gorontalo City – Monday (May 8th, 2017). Bank Indonesia of Gorontalo invites NSLIC to mapping Micro, Small, and Medium Entreprises (MSMEs). Manager of Communications, Coordination and Policy Unit KPW Bank Indonesia Gorontalo Unggul Priatna visited the office of NSLIC Gorontalo. His arrival was a return visit, after previously the Gorontalo NSLIC Team went to the […]

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The policy review conducted by KPPOD is very interesting to observe further in relation to regional innovation system. In Indonesia, the regional innovation system is not new in the public discourse of economic development in Indonesia, especially since the regional autonomy system has been implemented since 2001. The regional autonomy system has encouraged local governments […]

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Jakarta – The coordination meetings of BAPPENAS, GAC and the NSLIC Team discuss 5 main agendas: (1) Progress of the NSLIC project; (2) Proposed work plan April – December 2017; (3) Plan of meeting schedule of Project Technical Coordination and Project Steering Commitee Team (PTC & PSC); (4) An overview of RIF Design; and (5) […]

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Jakarta – LRED discussion March 22nd, 2017. Location at Le Meridien Hotel in Jakarta. Attending in this discussion namely BAPPENAS, Kemenko PMK, Kemendes PDTT, Global Affairs Canada (GAC), dan NSLIC Team. We gain some inputs and commitment from BAPPENAS and GAC related to LRED Workshop planning.

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Meeting coordination of NSLIC / NSELRED program implementation with PLUT-KUMKM Gorontalo Province. Also present were Deputy Director of NSLIC / NSELRED Ferry Yuniver, NSLIC / NSELRED Provincial Coordinator Apridon Zaini and PLUT Consultant of Gorontalo Province.

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