SBY Promises Promote Lumajang Banana chips to Europe

President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) banana chips production appreciate the home-based business in Lumajang, East Java.

SBY presence in order to Lumajang Ramadan safari along with several ministers. He took time to review the kirana farmers cultivating bananas and cottage industry in the village of process banana chips Burno, District Senduro.

Remarkably, despite a cottage industry, banana chips production there has been exported to foreign countries, such as Singapore and Hong Kong. Yudhoyono also promised to market the entrepreneur of Lumajang banana chips can penetrate the European market.

In addition to chips, cottage industry in the village Burno also produce jams that basic ingredients of banana kirana also.

Sales turnover in Benhil Food Reaches Rp 210 million a month

Traders cake and food for iftar in Ramadan Markets Lower Dam (Benhil) can claim to reap a turnover of between Rp 90 million and Rp 210 million for a month to sell.

Hardian example, vendors selling a variety of cakes is admitted for a day to sell, he can reap a turnover of approximately USD 4 million to $ 6 million from 20 various cake box. Within a day it provides 2,500 fruit cake.

“Depending on the weather, too, if it rains deserted. Could day was to Rp 6 million at the most,” he said in Benhil Market, Sunday (28/07/2013).

The usual traders opening cake wares at the market this morning Blok M later admitted it had been four years, every month of Ramadhan he was selling at the Market Benhil Ramadan. For a rental fee to sell, he must reach “pockets” of Rp 2.5 million for a per table for a month, and he opened the two tables.

“The cake buy direct so, yes he could have said a week had a turnover-lah,” he said.

Herdian risol sell cake-like sausage, fried martabak, pastel to a variety of other fried foods. For the unit cost, Herdian sell at a price of Rp 2,000 to Rp 3,000 rupiah.

Meanwhile, by selling typical cuisine of Padang, Ika Friastuti say in a month to sell, he can earn Rp 5 million to $ 7 million per day.

For a side dish of fruit he sells, valued diverse, ranging from Rp 4,000 to Rp 15,000. Like cakes that are sold for Rp 4,000 per piece, rendang, beef jerky, lung sold Rp 10,000 to Rp 15,000 for head snapper.

In addition, Ika also sells for Rp 20,000 package, which contains rice and sauce with potato cakes or dengdeng or lung or rendang.

“The day I take 150 to 200 for a single dish. Approximately 4,000 lah I take a day,” said a trader at the market daily selling this Majestik.

PT Intiland Record 70 Percent Increase in Net Income

Intiland Development (Intiland) recorded an increase in its net profit by 74.85 percent to Rp140, 48 billion compared to the previous acquisition valued at Rp80, 18 billion. The increase also followed the company’s operating profit also increased by 76.17 percent to Rp250, 62 billion compared to the previous.

Director of Investments and Capital Management Intiland Pradono Archied Noto explained, the increase was primarily due to the soaring profitability of the company’s total operating revenues. Value of revenues increased in all business segments, both derived from real estate development, mixed-use and high rise, industrial, and hospitality.

“The first six months of this year, the property market is prospective and the trend is likely to increase people’s needs. This phenomenon is also reflected in revenue growth Intiland, either from development or re-curring income income, “he said in a written statement on Sunday (07/28/2013).

Based on financial statements as of June of 2013, the company posted revenue of 764.89 billion, up 44.12 percent compared to the first half of 2012. Increased revenues are primarily derived from the sale of residential and industrial areas.

“The increase in sales due to the recognition of revenue from the segment of residential areas, especially from Graha Natura project at Talaga Bestari in Surabaya and Tangerang, as well as sales of Ngoro Industrial Park II,” said Archied

Further, revenue from development (development income) stood still the largest contributor to the company’s valued at Rp687, 78 billion, or 89.92 percent of the total operating revenues Intiland. The number surged Rp224, 11 billion, up 48.33 percent compared to the first half of last year.

Real estate development segment was the largest contributor by contributing sales of Rp324, 91 billion or 42.47 percent reach. That number has increased by 30.16 percent compared Rp249, 62 billion in the first six months of last year.
The next largest contributor by Archied, derived from the industrial park development segment with sales valued at Rp185, 46 billion or 24.24 percent of the total revenue.

Compared to the first half of last year’s acquisition amounted to Rp46, 06 billion this year then its value soared up to four times. Development of mixed-use and high rise recorded contributed Rp177, 41 billion or 23.19 percent.

Meanwhile, for a sustainable income, Intiland recorded at Rp77, 10 billion, or 10.08 percent of total company revenue. This number is up 14.98 percent compared to the first half of last year. Revenues from the office segment reached Rp45, 51 billion or contributed 5.94 percent, followed by contribution of sport and golf is reached Rp21, 75 billion (2.84 percent), as well as the hospitality segment Rp9, 85 billion (1, 28 percent).

Suzuki Immerse Capital Rp 10 Trillion

The sweetness of the Indonesian automotive market become a magnet for world-class car manufacturers investments. Companies from Japan, Europe, America and even Korea are competing to build factory in Indonesia to pick up supplies of raw materials and cheap labor and huge market niche.
After decades exist in Indonesia, Suzuki Motor Corp. will infuse money back in large numbers. AFP reported Suzuki plans to invest 100 billion yen, or about Rp 10 trillion for the sake of making Indonesia their production base in Asia.
Small type of vehicle manufacturers that will spend 60 billion yen of which to build a new assembly plant. Previously Suzuki also has plans to invest 40 billion yen to build an engine factory outside Jakarta. The investment plan has been announced since the end of 2012.
With a total investment of 100 billion yen, Suzuki hopes to create a comprehensive network system. Suzuki will enter the passenger vehicle segment lightweight and fuel efficient (low cost green car / LCGC) and held until the beginning of the production process of final assembly in Indonesia. The factory is scheduled to become active in 2014.
With this new plant, the production capacity of Suzuki in Indonesia can be increased from 150 thousand units to 200 thousand units per year. This additional production capacity to accommodate assembly LCGC cars which are expected to dominate the Indonesian market in the coming years.
Moreover, previously, Suzuki has expressed an interest to become one of the LCGC. With the entry in this scheme, Suzuki could get fiscal incentives from the government of Indonesia in the form of tax exemptions.
As is known, the Indonesian government recently issued rules for LCGC incentives. With this scheme, the manufacturer shall make fuel-efficient cars with a price under $ 100 million.
Lately, the existence of a Japanese automotive manufacturer gaining strength in Southeast Asia. This region is considered as one of the key markets for the growth of the middle class is quite large and can provide cheap labor. In Southeast Asia, Suzuki already has a production base of 2.88 million vehicles assemble or half of the global production.

This reason Yusuf Mansur Hotel Business Joint Venture Acquisition

JAKARTA, – Ustaz Yusuf Mansur turns out to have its own reasons for making the business of the Joint Venture Enterprises congregation funds. Even the joint funds can be used to acquire the hotel and turn it into a hotel for pilgrims and Umrah.

Chairman of the Joint Venture business owned Enterprises Yusuf Mansur, Arief Mufti, said the reason for this famous preachers make the business because he believes that Indonesia is very rich. Even according to analyst projections, Indonesia is believed to be a superpower.

“But we was funny. Ustaz Yusuf Mansur right Betawi, he kept thinking of Indonesia’s property behind. He considers that the Indonesian people not to miss business. Treasures Do not let it circulate in certain sectors (foreign owned),” Aries said at the conference FSA press office, Jakarta, Monday (29/07/2013).

Aries regard, the joint business is a fund of the people, by the people and for the people. Therefore, these funds can be rotated to generate profitable business. However, Aries is still reluctant to comment on the value of the proceeds from a joint business venture, especially funds that can be used to acquire Paragon Hotel Soekarno Hatta airport in Tangerang district and is now converted into a hotel Siti.

“The issue of funding, there will be an official release. We did not make a statement about it. Data will be verified again, they are consolidated, so that there is no mistake,” said Vice Chairman of the Expert Council of Islamic Economic Society (MES) is.

Currently, the FSA suggested that Yusuf Mansur public companies to make business overshadow the Joint Effort. Because, so far, the business people do not obey the rules of the stock market, let alone the promised gains of up to 8 percent.

Capital of USD 200 million, Inspector General Joko could profit 14.8 Billion

JAKARTA – The defendant Driving Simulator SIM corruption and money laundering, Inspector General (Police) Djoko Susilo, profit to Rp 14.8 billion from the business that they do with colleagues, Subekti Adianto. Business was built sejak1990, until early 2010.

Armed with a capital of USD 200 million, the money Subekti play with a variety of businesses, such as buying and selling gems, diamonds, foreign exchange, to provide loans to the merchant market. While testifying on Djoko at the Corruption Court in Jakarta, Tuesday (30/7), Subekti stated initial capital in January 1995 amounted to USD 200 million, in 2001 to bring profit to $ 5.8 billion.

In fact, he said, has increased again in 2002 to Rp 8 billion. He said, in 2001, Djoko Susilo was taking Rp 2 billion from the business profits.

However, in 2003, the remaining Rp 6 billion rose again to Rp 7.9 billion. “Then until 2010 to Rp. 14.8 billion,” said Subekti.

Well, said Subekti, in 2011 more money Djoko took advantage of their efforts. “From there it finished,” he said.

Subekti claimed to get the results by 70 percent, while 30 percent Djoko.

DSNG Records Rp 260 Billion Operating Profit

JAKARTA – PT Dharma Satya Nusantara Tbk (DSNG) in the first semester of 2013 an operating profit of Rp 260 billion in the first half of 2013, up 9% over the previous period of only Rp 238 billion. This is mainly due to the decrease in cost of sales per ton of crude palm oil (CPO) of 8.4% from USD 4.7 million in the first half of 2012 to Rp 4.3 million.

“Although the price of CPO in the international market this year has decreased, the company managed to maintain the gross profit margin of 28% as of last year, and operating profit margin at the level of 15%,” said Andrianto Oetomo, Vice President Director of PT Dharma Satya Nusantara Tbk (DSNG), in a press release.

Recorded net sales of Rp 1.7 trillion. The amount of net sales contributed by the plantation sector reaches 60% or Rp 1 trillion and wood products sector reaches 40% or approximately Rp 0.7 trillion. The revenue contribution from the plantation sector increased 55% compared to last year.

As of June 2013, total assets of the Company’s total of Rp 5.7 trillion, up 11% compared to the last year of Rp 5.1 trillion. Total equity of the Company to Rp 1.9 trillion, an increase of 35.6%.

Microsoft gets Rp 8.2 Trillion of Tablet Surface

Jakarta – Microsoft just earned revenues of approximately U.S. $ 853 million (about USD 8.2 trillion) of the Surface tablet sales. This amount is actually less than the abolition of Surface asset value, which does not sell, that is U.S. $ 900 (about USD 8.6 trillion).

This figure was revealed in the annual financial statements submitted to the Agency Microsoft U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). “Even so, the number of units sold Surface tablet is not disclosed,” as reported by CNET site on Tuesday, July 30, 2013.

From the report it is also not known how many tablets Surface Pro and RT are marketed. However, according to a Bloomberg report last March, Microsoft only sold about 1.5 million tablets Surface for both versions. For comparison, Apple sold 14.6 million iPad tablets in the second quarter last units only.

Since the beginning, Surface tablet sales did not ever reach the maximum. Surface RT were sold in October and Surface Pro in February received a cool reception from the market. Even at discount party towards the end of last year in the United States, only a few people who want to buy this tablet.

Earlier this month, Microsoft has lowered the sale price by 30 percent due to the slow sales volumes. And apparently, this discount can attract potential consumers because Walmart supermarket stores had stock tablet Surface inform if they are selling has run out.

Witty doll from Waste Flood Orders

JOMBANG – In the hands of a married couple Minin (45), and Enny, 35, of Hamlet Jetak, Sidokerto Village, District Mojowarno, Jombang, waste cloth pieces (former) convection can be turned into a variety of accessories, dolls and handbags mainly passable beautiful.

Of fabric waste Convection purchased fairly cheap, costing around Rp 20,000 to 50.000/karung (depending on the type and quality of materials), transformed into cute dolls various shapes and sizes, with prices starting at Rp 500 to Rp 50.000/buah.

Enny production doll and her husband are quite varied. Start stuffed animals are cute, until Upin and stuffed Angry Bird.
The size is also diverse, ranging in size from 10 centimeters long to a key chain and applications in the bag, up to size 50 centimeter dolls similar to Upin.

Enny made dolls price is quite cheap, because primarily it is for the middle to lower.
Enny alone sell directly to markets and supplies a doll shops.

“My husband is selling, using motorcycles,” said Enny, Wednesday (07/31/2013).
Within a day, obviously Enny, an average of USD 500,000 can be taken home after her husband around in the market and shops selling dolls.

Markets and shops were targeted sales not only in Jombang, but also outside it. Among them Mojokerto, Kediri, Nganjuk, Lamongan, Tuban, Nganjuk, Surabaya and Gresik.

Enny admitted, opportunities for growth for homemade doll is actually quite open. Because every market visited by many women with children. The more so if the season ahead of the incoming school year as it is today.

“Girls usually like the bags decorated cloth doll small,” said Enny.
Unfortunately, Enny admitted he can not freely develop their business. This is because the capital is owned couples with three children is relatively minimal.

“Indeed, every day we can produce about Rp 500,000. But the fund is depleted for wholesale material, everyday living expenses, and pay seven employees.

Enny then told, has recently received an order for 2,000 bags of fruit, with a price of Rp 5,000 per fruit. But it had to refuse orders because he did not have the capital for raw materials wholesale.

“Opportunities like it has several times come, but we have always refused because our capital is tight,” he added. Nevertheless, he claimed his life was grateful now better than ever.

“At least, we have started to build houses despite pioneering small-scale and semi-finished novel,” Enny said. Through his efforts, her husband was also able to buy a motorcycle despite the credit system.

The business of making dolls and bags made from waste or used fabric itself convection Minin and Enny started about 10 years ago, or in 2003. At that time, Minin who previously had business convection in Surabaya, bankrupt.

Minin was returning home, at his parents’ house, Branjang Hamlet, Village Sidokerto. Several months Minin in idle condition. Some valuable items such as motorcycles and cars and household goods, to be sold to cover the needs of everyday life.

Seeing such conditions, Enny turn the brain. Coincidentally, it was at home when there are several meters of white colored cloth belonging Minin, his order, which was later canceled.

By Enny, white cloth was cut into pieces in a certain size. Furthermore, pieces of cloth sewn to make school bags.
“The shape I copied from my daughter who happens to elementary school,” said Enny.

Enny story, from several meters of white cloth, as it is able to be made eight school bag. Furthermore, eight school bag was brought her husband, Minin, to the market for sale.
“In two days, eight bags were sold out,” said Enny.

Since then he, together with her husband to pursue the business of making cloth dolls. So that the production cost is not high, he uses rags convection.
“We buy raw materials in Mojoagung (Jombang) and Mojokerto,” Enny said.

To fit the tastes of buyers, Minin and Enny always mengiktui buyer tastes and trends and customer demand store.
“Now this is another tune ya doll Upin, Angry Bird and the like,” said Enny.

To be able to develop the business, he expects the government to provide capital assistance. “Capital loan with low interest rate would be very helpful for us,” he said, hoping.

Indonesian Cement Still Rely Domestic Sales

JAKARTA – PT Semen Indonesia (Persero) Tbk said, most of the company’s revenue in the first semester of 2013 was derived from the domestic market. First half of the company’s revenue reached Rp 10.91 trillion, equivalent to 95.53% of total revenue in the first half of this year.

Dwi Soetjipto, President Director of Semen Indonesia, said that the value of domestic sales increased by 26.42% compared to sales in the same period last year of Rp 8.63 trillion.

Of the domestic market, the composition of the Indonesian Cement revenues derived from customers in Java and outside Java almost equal. Java market contributed revenue of Rp 5.72 trillion or 52.43% of total domestic sales. Meanwhile, consumers outside of Java contribute to the revenue of Rp 5.19 trillion or 47.57% of total domestic sales.

In addition to maintaining dominance in the domestic market, Indonesian Cement continues to boost sales to foreign markets, especially countries in Southeast Asia. From January to June this year, Indonesian Cement has achieved record revenues in foreign markets amounted to Rp 511.64 billion.

“This number jumped nearly 170% compared to overseas sales in the first half of last year is only Rp 30.34 billion,” said Dwi