Bank Central Asia (BCA), Indonesia's biggest bank by market value, is assessing several smaller banks and considering acquiring one to help boost business, the Jakarta Post reported, citing Jahja Setiaatmadja, the bank's president director.
stocks overnight. Jakarta's composite index was up 0.03 percent at 5,436.83 with companies, including retailer Matahari Putra Prima and Bank Central Asia , actively traded. Indonesia's central bank is expected to hold rates stead
direction from the United States. Jakarta's composite index was up 0.33 percent, recovering from minor early losses and the fall on Friday. Foreign invertors led buyers in banking shares with Bank Central Asia , Bank Mandiri and Bank Rakyat I
veteran leader, widely expected to seek re-election in a snap poll next month, hinted on Friday he might yet decide to step down but keep the Central Asian nation under his control, citing Singapore's "founding father" as an example.
JAKARTA, March 5 (Reuters) - PT Bank Central Asia Tbk , Indonesia's biggest bank by market value, posted on Thursday a nearly 16 percent rise in 2014 net profit, helped by an 11 percent growth in its loans.
percent at 5,468.68 after climbing to its record high of 5,473.89, with shares of retailer Matahari Putra Prima, Bank Central Asia and Astra International actively traded. Broker Trimegah Securities said February inflation data was supp
know there are several ways of making a transition from a centrally planned economy to the market. In Eastern Europe, in Central Asia , China, Vietnam, in each of these cases we have seen different ways of making that transition, which is a very difficult
the company has additional price increases planned. Performance in the Western and Northern Europe and Eastern Europe- Central Asia segments slowed in the third quarter, with shipments down compared with the first half of the year. As the company attributes
which Turkey needs. And Israel needs to obtain access to the rapidly growing markets in this region and in the Caucasus and Central Asia — where Turkey is very well-situated. The opportunities for working together to obtain mutual benefits are very clear
impacted by the pull-forward of purchases during the first quarter due to the mild winter weather. In Eastern Europe- Central Asia , while volume significantly grew for both cement and aggregates, revenue declined 3% and operating EBITDA grew 13