WeLab, Astra launch digital bank in Indonesia

WeLab and Indonesian conglomerate Astra International are launching a digital bank in Southeast Asia’s largest economy, according to a statement, in a bid to tap the country’s mobile-first growing middle-class and burgeoning small businesses. PT…

Indonesia launches $20b renewable energy investment plan

Indonesia launched on Tuesday its investment plan to mobilise $20 billion in financing pledged by global lenders led by the US and Japan to accelerate its power sector decarbonisation and called for immediate fund disbursement….

US, Indonesia to discuss potential for deal on EV minerals

The United States and Indonesia on Monday will discuss how to advance a potential minerals partnership aimed a stimulating trade of the electric vehicle (EV) battery metal nickel, according to three people with direct knowledge…