Central Banking

Wahid wants new Bank Indonesia board of governors

Indonesia's president Abdurrahman Wahid said Friday he has asked parliament to appoint a new board of governors for Bank Indonesia before the government injects fresh capital to the nation's central bank."I have sent a letter to the parliament speaker Akbar Tanjung to reform Bank Indonesia board of governors, but he hasn't responded to my letter," Wahid said. He said naming a new board of governors for Bank Indonesia is crucial to making the central bank a credible one.

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