Indonesia’s Foreign Direct Investment Rose in 2015

| May 27, 2016

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Foreign direct investment in Indonesia rose to $29.27 billion in 2015 from $28.53 billion a year earlier, the official Investment Coordinating Board said Thursday. The gain in FDI indicates improving investor sentiment in the country since the 2014 election of President Joko Widodo, who has been trying to attract foreign investors, especially from China...

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