BI aims for skills increase in staff

Supervisory staff at Bank Indonesia will be required to receive competence certificates under new measures to improve the banking industry.

The head of the financial system stability division at the central bank, Mulyaman Hadad, was quoted as saying "The certification will be issued by an institution outside Bank Indonesia".

As an example, he said a credit analyst would be required to have competence in the area of risk analysis in a number of economic sectors such as agriculture, information t