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Short-term pain, long-term gain for RI

  • Hidetoshi Nishimura, Dionisius Narjoko and Fauziah Zen
    Hidetoshi Nishimura, Dionisius Narjoko and Fauziah Zen

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Jakarta | Tue, October 9, 2018 | 11:09 am
Short-term pain, long-term gain for RI For some time, the rupiah has been under pressure from the tightening of US monetary policy. (Antara/Puspa Perwitasari)

PREMIUM Many eyes are on Indonesia, questioning the attractiveness of the country as an investment destination amid significant rupiah depreciation. Is it still smart to put money into the country? Will the country survive the exchange rate depreciation? Or is the country turning towards protectionism? These are some of the questions posed by many Indonesia observers, especially global investors.
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