On Tuesday (March 17), the Bank Indonesia (BI) decided to hold its benchmark BI Rate at 7.50%, setting the Deposit Facility rate at 5.50% and Lending Facility rate at 8.00%. This decision is in line with the ongoing efforts at keeping inflation within the target of 4±1% for 2015 and 2016, and to control current account deficit towards a healthier level at 2.5-3% of GDP in the medium term.To subscribe please click here