SoftBank, Grab in talks for potential investment in Indonesia’s new capital

The new city has a new concept revolving around smart cities, green initiatives, and AI development. (Read More)

Japan to Help Indonesia Develop Hydropower, Waste-to-Energy Facility

Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi was in Indonesia to hold a series of high-level meetings with President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo. (Read More)

U.A.E Ruler, SoftBank’s Son to Oversee Building of Indonesia’s New Capital

Indonesia nominated Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan to chair a panel to oversee the construction of a new capital, easing the burden on sinking and congested Jakarta.(Read More)

Indonesia to Become Southeast Asia’s Biggest Stock Market

Its market value of $529 billion has nearly matched that of slumping Thailand, which snatched the top spot from Singapore in May. (Read More)