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Sri Mulyani’s Hopes for the New US President Joe Biden

JAKARTA - Minister of Finance Sri Mulyani hopes that the president-elect of the United States (US) Joe Biden can accelerate the economic recovery global. Especially when the world is still facing uncertainty when the spread of the coronavirus is still endemic in many countries. "The United States has a new president. This is hope for recovery for the world economy, in addition to China's economic recovery. Although it is still below three percent," he said in a virtual discussion on Thursday (21/1). On Wednesday (20/1) local time, Joe Biden and his vice president. Kamala Harris was sworn in simply on the lawn of the Capitol Building, Washington DC. Through a change in leadership in this superpower country. Sri Mulyani hopes that the global economic recovery will also help improve the ...
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Who Said WhatsApp Free? This Said Kaspersky

Kaspersky Senior Researcher, Anna Larkina exposed the fact that no service is completely free of charge. He considered that the general public might think WhatsApp is a free instant messaging service. However, the business model for such a free service would be to pay for the user's personal data. "Social media, several instant messaging applications, and search engines. They all make money from advertising. The more personalized it is, the better," he said, Thursday, January 14, 2021. In fact, Facebook and other similar companies have been using personal data for users. recent years. But most companies, including Facebook, ostensibly to be transparent about their policies. Then, WhatsApp claims not to read user conversations because it includes end-to-end encryption, and only searche...
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Left WhatsApp? These 3 applications are suitable for the messaging

WhatsApp is undeniably an application, which the application most widely used for online messaging and telephone services to date. Hootsuite / We Are Social data shows that WhatsApp's monthly active users (MAU) alone total up to 2 billion. Now, WhatsApp is again plagued by problems regarding the protection of its users' personal data. After the end of 2019, WhatsApp had to fight with the NSO Group and its Pegasus software. Which made its users question the security of messaging under Facebook. Inc, now new rules that seem to be force on users are becoming a new scourge like this most popular messaging application. The new rules that make users have to agree to the sharing of WhatsApp user data with its parent, namely Facebook, triggered rejection from many parties. Moreover, the emphas...
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Menkominfo: Choose Social Media that Guarantee Data Protection

JAKARTA - The Minister of Communication and Information, Johnny G Plate, asked the public to be more vigilant and wiser in determining social media choices. According to Johnny, currently, there are various social media platforms available. However, not all platforms guarantee personal data protection. "Choose those who are able to provide optimal protection of personal data and privacy," said Johnny in a written statement, Monday (11/1). Johnny emphasizes the guarantee of personal data protection from important platforms so that people can avoid adverse impacts. Either in the form of misuse or use of personal data that is not in accordance with the rules. Therefore, he hopes that the public always reads the privacy policy and terms and conditions document before using a service and g...
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2020 The Year Of Sharing The Burden To Save The Economy

JAKARTA - 2020 may be a gloomy year that all human beings on earth want to forget because of the extraordinary event of the pandemic Covid-19. All hopes and dreams have been replaced with uncertainty and dark fantasies. Since the plague thought to have originated in Wuhan, China, spread rapidly and infected humans who neglect to maintain cleanliness. The world is re-imagined by the great plague that occurred almost a century ago. And claimed millions of victims around the world namely the Spanish Flu in 1918-1920. Since then, economic activity has begun to slow down in line with the limitations of human activities. And goods and services due to the Large-Scale Social Restrictions (PSBB) policy. Indonesia recorded a contraction in the second quarter of 2020 minus 5.32 percent or for the...
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Pelni Ready to Distribute Covid-19 Vaccines

JAKARTA - PT Pelayaran Nasional Indonesia (Persero) or Pelni is ready to support the distribution of the Covid-19 vaccine. Pelni President Director Insan Purwarisya L Tobing hopes that the government can involve Pelni in distributing the Covid-19 vaccine throughout the archipelago. "Apart from the wide range of routes, Pelni ships are the largest ship operators in Indonesia. That carry out the maritime highway program. Where their main role is to distribute the main needs of the community in areas with limited access," said Insan in his written statement, Monday (21/12). ). If given the opportunity by the government, Insan is sure that the distribution of vaccines. Using the Pelni vessel can be carried out immediately. To ensure the readiness of ships, he emphasized. It would be bad lu...
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World Bank: Indonesia Economy Is Starting Recovery, but not evenly distributed

JAKARTA - The World Bank assesses that Indonesia economy is slowly recovering after some domestic and global economic activities have reopened. However, the pace of recovery has been uneven in various sectors, especially those with high contact intensity. Acting Chief Economist of the World Bank for Indonesia Ralph van Doorn explained that Indonesia's economic growth began to improve with a smaller contraction from minus 5.3 percent in the second quarter to minus 3.5 percent in the third quarter. The recovery was mainly due to partial improvements in consumption, including significant increases in public spending, investment and exports. “But the pace of Indonesia’s economic recovery has not distributed,” he said at the launch of the Indonesia Economic Prospects (IEP) December 2020, Th...
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Bio Farma Monitors Sinovac Vaccine Clinical Trial in Bandung

JAKARTA - BUMN vaccine producer, PT Bio Farma is still monitoring the process phase 3 clinical trial for the Covid-19 vaccine from Sinovac in Bandung, West Java. Bio Farma is still waiting for the final results of the clinical trial to then prepare the Sinovac vaccine production facility in the country. Operations Director of PT Bio Farma M Rahman Roestan said that this vaccine clinical trial was in collaboration between the Faculty of Medicine (FK) Padjadjaran University (Unpad) as a clinical trial center and the Health Research and Development Agency (Balitbangkes) of the Ministry of Health (Kemenkes) as an expert medical adviser as well as neutralization test. "Then Bio Farma also conducts essays and monitors to be ready for production. So in addition to this clinical trial. We are ...
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China Would Operate Ports in Sudan Soon

Khartum - China 21st century maritime Silk Road will soon have a new, unexpected mission: to send camels from Africa. When the Haidob port on Sudan's Red Sea coast is completed by the end of next month. It is believed to be the country's impoverished hub to export sheep, goats and iconic mammals in the desert to eastern markets. Quoted by Bloomberg,on Wednesday (11/11), operator Sudan port said this latest part of the Belt and Road Initiative, urged China to revive and expand the ancient route to Europe and Africa using cutting-edge infrastructure. Constructed by China Harbor Engineering. This 120 million euro or roughly $ 141 million project is another example of Beijing forging links with some of the world's. More obscure but potentially lucrative locations. Further down Africa's ea...
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Trump And Biden, Whic One Will Benefit Indonesia?

Jakarta: The certainty of the winner of the US presidential election. Whether Joe Biden or Donald Trump is returning to continue his leadership is being awaited by businessmen Indonesian. Both have plus and minus effects on the economy in the country. "We cannot say that the Trump administration or Biden. The president of the Democratic or Republican Party is better or worse for Indonesia and Indonesian business actors." Shinta told Medcom.id, Thursday, November 5, 2020. According to Shinta. The direction of state policy in The US will remain the same to solidify its position as a superpower. However, the two candidates have different styles in coming up with policies that often affect the global economy. So it is necessary to anticipate them in order to continue to provide benefits fo...