ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter
Economy

Weak rupiah eating away at Indonesia's domestic demand

The Indonesian rupiah is trading at its lowest level against the dollar since the Asian financial crisis in 1997-1998.   © Antara

JAKARTA -- Indonesia's domestic demand should be chugging along, but a weakening rupiah and rising inflation are crimping spending by consumers and businesses alike.

Inflation blues

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Discover the all new Nikkei Asia app

  • Take your reading anywhere with offline reading functions
  • Never miss a story with breaking news alerts
  • Customize your reading experience

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more