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Denmark is set for stronger presence in Indonesia

  • The Jakarta Post

  /   Mon, March 11 2013   /  09:31 am

Indonesia’s rapid economic growth in past years, as opposed to the slow growth in many advanced economies, has made it increasingly attractive both as an investment destination and trade partner for many countries, including Denmark. Recently, Danish Trade and Investment Minister Pia Olsen Dhyr led a mission to Indonesia, to discuss growth strategies to bring bilateral ties to new heights by focusing on six key areas: clean technology; food technology; infrastructure and transportation; design, luxury and consumer goods; education and healthcare.
    The Jakarta Post’s Linda Yulisman talked to the minister about the future of economic cooperation and other issues. Below are excerpts of the interview.

Question: Could you elaborate a little on the reason why you are here?

Answer: I’m visiting Indonesia because it’s the biggest economy in ASEAN and ra...