On Thursday (May 18), the Central Bank (Bank Indonesia/BI) decided to hold the BI 7-day (Reverse) Repo Rate (BI-7 day RR Rate) at 4.75%, maintained for past eight consecutive months. BI also maintained the Deposit Facility and Lending Facility rates at 4% and 5.5% respectively. BI wants to maintain macroeconomic and financial system stability. BI, however, said that it shall remain vigilant of global risks mainly the development of U.S. policy and geopolitical issue especially relating to North Korea.To subscribe please click here