Bank Indonesia's mid rate (the Jakarta Interbank Spot Dollar Rate or JISDOR) strengthened 0.48 percent to IDR 11,960 per US dollar on Friday (06/12). The central bank's (BI) exchange rate responded to yesterday's rise of the Euro against the US dollar. In the morning of Thursday (05/12), Indonesia's rupiah exchange rate depreciated beyond the psychological level of IDR 12,000 per US dollar according to the Bloomberg Index. However, after the Euro appreciated against the US dollar, the rupiah received a significant boost.

| Source: Bank Indonesia

Indonesia Stock Exchange

During the first trading session on Friday (06/12), Indonesia's Jakarta Composite Index (IHSG) fell 0.8 percent to 4,182.98 points. The infrastructure sector led losses (-1.69 percent).