Food & Hotel Indonesia (FHI) exhibition will be held again on 26-29 July 2022 at the Jakarta International Expo (JIEXPO) after being held virtually (online) last year due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. This year’s 16th edition of FHI aims to gather the national business players to synergize globally through Indonesia internasional leading hospitality and food & beverages (F&B) trade exhibition.
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In the latest World Competitiveness Yearbook (2022) Indonesia ranked 44th overall (out a total of 63), which is significantly weaker than last year’s ranking (37th). While Indonesia’s investment and business environment is known to be plagued by several structural bottlenecks, we did witness an (overall) improving trend in the country’s rankings in global competitiveness indices over the past decade or so.
“After the nickel ore ban [imposed in January 2020], we focus on bauxite this year . And after bauxite, we will go for tin and copper. We have to dare to take these steps!”
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