The views and opinions expressed are the author’s and do not necessarily represent those of the American Indonesian Chamber of Commerce or its members.

Is Barbie Guilty ?

April 5th, 2017|0 Comments

I will be visiting Indonesia next week and will likely be asked about President Trump's trade policy, articulated in his recent executive orders.  Will Indonesia, one of 16 countries under review with a large trade [...]

Indonesia’s Ticking Time Bomb

March 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Commentary by Wayne Forrest I fear a ticking time bomb could soon explode in Indonesia.  Its probably not what you think; its not a natural disaster or mass movement based on religion.  It has to [...]

Regret

February 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

There’s a lot of regret going around these days. Democrats, who lost a close election, no doubt regret they didn’t do more to convince Midwest rust belt voters worried about their future that they had [...]

Honking in the Free World

January 6th, 2017|1 Comment

Commentary by Wayne Forrest Their signs read  “Om Telolet Om”.  It simply means, “sir, honk your horn, sir”.  Young girls and boys, especially in Jakarta, hold them up for passing bus drivers, hoping to prompt [...]