Performance PT Garam (Persero) until the first quarter of 2013 was still less than satisfactory due to the decreased production of salt. This was stated by Minister of State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) Dahlan Iskan. Even so, the former president director of PLN is informed with the condition.
“Salt is still bad performance. See it continues to rain, wet dry so it can not harvest the salt. These three months can not be production, but because of the weather so what can we do,” Dahlan said in Jakarta on Monday (22/7).
Dahlan stated that the manufacturer and distributor of salt salt production recorded a decrease to 40 percent due to weather uncertainty. In addition to salt, some sugar mills owned owned company also decreased production.
“If the sugar factory is still good, but not as good as planned. Farmers can not harvest cane, difficult and high cost of transport, wet mud and cane sweetness level is also declining,” said Dahlan.
Eating, Dahlan says, red plate sugar financial statements have not been better than last year. “Growth slumped 30 percent,” he said.
PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia Tbk (BBRI) recorded a net profit of Rp 5.01 trillion at the end of March 2013, up 18.76% over the same period in 2012 and Rp 4.22 trillion.
As quoted from the press release, Wednesday (24/04/2013), profit growth is in line with the increase in the BRI loans reached 27.6% on an annual basis. BRI micro loans grew 22.3%, up from last year’s first quarter growth recorded 16.12%.
With this growth rate, the micro segment is the largest contributor BRI loan portfolio, which reached 31.07%. For the record, the contribution of micro-credit in the loan portfolio BRI BRI continues to increase within 5 (five) years.
BRI micro credit growth is not just merely result in an increase in outstanding loans, but also results in an increase in the number of customers. Until the end of March 2013, the number of micro borrowers BRI reached 5.7 million people.
Credit to small and medium-sized business segment, which is the result of a trickle-down corporate segment, grew by 183% over the same period last year.
EMC Corporation posted a fairly promising financial results in the first quarter of 2013. EMC Q1 revenues reached USD 5.39 billion, an increase of 6% over the same quarter last year.
The GAAP net income of USD 580 million and first quarter GAAP earnings per weighted average number of diluted shares is USD 0.26.
Non-GAAP net income EMC reached USD 850 million, an increase of 4% compared to the same quarter the previous year. Non-GAAP earnings per weighted average number of diluted shares was USD 0.39, up 5% from year to year.
Joe Tucci, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of EMC said EMC’s solid financial results in the first quarter illustrates the power and precision of their execution strategy that offers efficiency, control, choice and greater agility to customers.
“Our three business federation – EMC Information Infrastructure, VMware and Pivotal – focusing on the IT sector is expected to experience high growth in the next decade: cloud computing, Big Data and IT reliable,” he added, in a written statement on Thursday (16 / 5/2013).
Central Statistics Agency (BPS) recorded North Maluku, manufacturing industrial production growth and are quarterly (quarter-to-quarter/qoq) in the second quarter of 2013 increased by 2.54 percent from the first quarter of 2013.
“The growth of large manufacturing and industrial production are quarterly in the first quarter of 2013 increased by 2.16 percent from the fourth quarter of 2012. Growth of large manufacturing and industrial production are quarterly in the fourth quarter of 2012 rose by 4.63 percent from the third quarter of 2012 , “BPS chief Malut, Adhi Wiriana, in Ternate, Saturday.
According to him, the growth of production of Micro and Small Manufacturing Industry Quarterly. Growth in industrial production of micro and small manufacturing quarterly in the second quarter of 2013 rose 13.39 percent from the second quarter of 2012.
So, in the first quarter of 2013 rose 11.84 percent from the first quarter of 2012, in the fourth quarter of 2012 dropped by 3.25 percent from the fourth quarter of 2011, and in the third quarter of 2012 increased by 1.26 percent from the third quarter in 2011.
Adhi said, the types of micro and small manufacturing industries that experienced an increase in second quarter production growth in manufacturing large and medium industries (y-on-y) in the second quarter of 2013 increased by 13.13 percent from the second quarter of 2012.
Manufacturing industrial production growth and are quarterly (q-to-q) in the second quarter of 2013 increased by 2.54 percent from the first quarter of 2013. Manufacturing industrial production growth and are quarterly (q-to-q) in the first quarter of 2013 increased by 2.16 percent from the fourth quarter of 2012.
“For the growth of large manufacturing and industrial production are quarterly (q-to-q) in the fourth quarter of 2012 rose by 4.63 percent from the third quarter of 2012,” he said.
That is, the growth of production of large and medium manufacturing industry in 2013 rose 7.60 percent from the first quarter of 2013, in the first quarter of 2013 rose 6.05 percent from the fourth quarter of 2012.
Similarly, in the fourth quarter of 2012 dropped by 1.86 percent from the third quarter of 2012 and the third quarter of 2012 increased by 1.26 percent from the second quarter of 2012.
PT Tiphone Mobile Indonesia Tbk (TELE) posted a net profit of Rp 129.3 billion in the first half of 2013, an increase of 63% compared to the same period last year to Rp 79.5 billion. The profit increase was triggered by increased revenues of the Company which reached Rp 4.49 trillion, an increase of 36% over the same period last year of Rp 3.3 trillion.
Of the total revenues, approximately 84% was contributed sales of mobile voucher of Rp 3.79 trillion, up 27% compared to the same period last year to Rp 2.98 trillion.
While handset sales reached Rp 654.6 billion, which accounted for approximately 14% of total revenue. Contribution of this handset revenue jumped 125% over the same period last year which was only Rp 291.3 billion.
Tiphone Director Tan Pin Lie said the increase in revenues from handset sales this significant is the impact of the company’s focus on developing a smartphone outlet network in collaboration with global vendors, such as Samsung Mobile and LG Mobile.
“In the first quarter and second quarter of this year, the Company aggressively developing a distribution network for smartphone products in collaboration with several global vendors, such as Samsung and LG. Past June, we have also been designated as a national authorized dealer of LG Mobile.’s Contributed to
growth in revenue from the handset sector, “Tan said in a press release on Thursday (08/01/2013).
In the past year, sales of handsets only contributes about 10% of the revenues of the Company. This year, the Company plans to increase the revenue contribution of 30% of the handset.
In early July, the company completed the acquisition of an importer and distributor of iPhone, PT Mitra Telecommunications Cellular, thus Tiphone position as an importer and distributor that will distribute the product to Apple Premium Reseller and other retailers across Indonesia.
With this acquisition, the company hopes to increase sales of handsets, especially the iPhone and iPad for 5-10% of total revenue, or about 20-30% of total handset sales.
IPhone sales are also working in bundling with operator PT Telekomunikasi Cellular (Telkomsel). Previously, the company also has teamed up with Samsung Mobile, by establishing outlets Samsung Experiential Shop.