Central Banking

Jakarta denies accusing c.bank head over fake cash

Indonesia's chief economics minister Rizal Ramli denied on Friday newspaper reports he had accused central bank governor Syahril Sabirin of being linked to counterfeiting at the embattled bank.

But Ramli said that Sabirin, who unexpectedly resumed his post on Wednesday after being released from nearly six months in detention over a separate banking scandal, should take responsibility for the issue.

That indicates the government is not about to ease up on Sabirin, who has engaged in public spats