Jakarta Post

Please Update your browser

Your browser is out of date, and may not be compatible with our website. A list of the most popular web browsers can be found below.
Just click on the icons to get to the download page.

Jakarta Post
The Jakarta Post
Video Weather icon 30°C
DKI Jakarta, Indonesia
30°C Partly Cloudy

Dry and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Wed

    26℃ - 32℃

  • Thu

    25℃ - 32℃

  • Fri

    25℃ - 31℃

  • Sat

    26℃ - 30℃

BNI cleared to separate sharia unit

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, October 6 2009 | 10:08 am

PREMIUM Shareholders of Bank Negara Indonesia (BNI), the country’s fourth-largest lender by assets, on Monday approved a plan to separate the bank’s sharia banking division to better tap into the hugely lucrative sector. The separated unit, to be called BNI Syariah, will be equipped with a paid-up capital of Rp 1 trillion (around US$104 million), BNI president director Gatot Suwondo told a press confe...