Friday, January 28, 2011

Synergy Plan between Flexi and Esia Still Continues

Plan for business synergy Esia and  Flexi continues despite PT Bakrie Telecom Tbk (BTEL) and PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk (TLKM) is still looking for the format.

"Consolidation is a good thing to happen. We are looking for a suitable format and schema. Customers need new innovations so we need to try to think of inorganic and consolidation but do not ignore the customer," said President Director of PT Bakrie Telecom Tbk Anindya Bakrie, Tuesday (8 / 3 ) in Jakarta.

According to Anindya, these statements require proper format and timing. This is because both companies are public companies plus PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk, including SOEs. Consolidation esia flexi and also must pay attention to customers for good service. "Our goal is to increase shareholder value and stakeholder. We are now looking for the format," says Anindya.

Previous Minister of State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) Mustafa Abubakar said, the ministry SOEs submit fully process and Esia Flexi synergy to the management of each

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Rumah Zakat Build Water Well in All Remote Areas of Indonesia

JAKARTA - House Zakat, through a program to provide clean water and public sanitation, to December 2010 has built 137 water well (wells) in all corners of Indonesia.
The function of clean water is vital for life. By building a water well, public sanitation to the needs of the community will need clean water for bathing, washing, and cooking can be sufficient. Similarly, Zakat House press release received by Antara here on Wednesday (16 / 2).
Fun and excitement apparent on the face of citizens of West Koya, Tami Muara District, the City of Jayapura. Because, they end in January 2011 and only then get help water well.
Zakat house also build a water well in the evacuation of Merapi. As the exact location on Shelter Sakinah Mandiri, Kalasan, Sleman, Yogyakarta. At the end of December 2010, a water well is able to assist 20 households (HH). Previous Home Zakat with Unilever is also distributing aid clean water for consumption.
Means of a water well is manifested in two bathrooms, one toilet, and washing clothes. "When making temporary shelters, the main priority is shelter. Bathing Wash Privy (MCK) can in homes or mosques around," said refugee coordinator, Ngatemin.
In the process, MCK activity which is still riding on the citizens of which creates a feeling ewuh (uncomfortable) for refugees. "Not good with people here. Latrines they are so full," added Ngatemin.
With the construction of a water well, environmental health can be maintained despite the temporary shelters set up in rice fields. "We do not add as much as possible the burden of refugees with the diseases caused by unhealthy environments. One of them by building a water well," said Didik Agus, Member Relationship Officer Zakat House Yogyakarta Branch.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Alhamdulillah! Government to launch Shariah SPN

 JAKARTA - The government plans to issue short-term government securities or treasury islamic sharia (Islamic SPN) in March. "We're meeting with Bank Indonesia, we're preparing for the issuance of Islamic NES. We ask the Bank to prepare its infrastructure, approximately one month ahead. If it can be faster, we will be faster in determining the schedule," said Director General of Debt Management Kemenkeu, Rahmat Waluyanto in Jakarta on Monday (21 / 2).

He states, NES Sharia will be tenured one year and will likely be given in return for a discount. "Based on the explanation of BI, the infrastructure is now just ready for the NES at a discount. To SPN Sharia whether it could at a discount? SPN sharia just like the NES, using a discount. If short-term benefits are usually not the coupons, but discounts. So there should be no change in the design of infrastructure BI, "he said.

he said the issuance of Sharia SPN will provide more alternatives to the public in selecting investment instruments. "The market needs of SPN Shariah also great, especially for liquidity management of Islamic banks. Usually they use the SBI Syariah. With the NES Sharia, would be easier," he said.

At the same grace also reveals that the government would return tendered securities islamic countries (SBSN) or sovereign state on March 1, 2011 with an indicative amount of Rp 1 trillion. "After the (retail sukuk) SR003, in March we will auction off the regular sukuk. indicative target of Rp 1 trillion, but this depends on demand. If height can upsize," said Rahmat.

Rahmat said the state sukuk series that will be auctioned off is a series IFR0005 (reopening) with a tenor of six-year 9.0 percent coupon, IFR0007 (reopening) with a tenor of 14 years of 10.25 percent, IFR0006 (reopening) with a tenor of 10 years of 10.25 percent, IFR0009 (new issue) with a tenor of 10 years, IFR0010 (new issue) with a tenor of 25 years.

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Parliament: Revision of Islamic Banking Act

JAKARTA - The House of Representatives (DPR) RI, Sadar Subagyo rate Act No. 21 of 2008 concerning Islamic banking should be immediately revised. According to members of the Commission XI of the matter is especially to Article 9, paragraph 3 regarding foreign ownership in Islamic banking is regulated by Bank Indonesia (BI).

''In 99 percent conventional bank capital is already controlled by foreigners. If the rules set by the Bank of fixed capital, indirect recorded invited-legislated, Islamic banks can also be owned by foreigners,''he said when met at the Hotel Sahid, Wednesday (22 / 2).

He claimed through revisions, the law would regulate clear about the limits of foreign equity ownership is allowed in Islamic banks. Thus, foreign ownership clearly be limited.

He said overseas alone, foreign ownership in banks is restricted to 30 percent only. Suffice it to conventional banks'', do not let this happen in Islamic banks,''he said.