Rupiah Opens at Rp14,687/USD

Ade Hapsari Lestarini    •    Rabu, 30 Sep 2015 13:01 WIB
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Rupiah Opens at Rp14,687/USD
An employee at a moneychanger counts Indonesian rupiah on September 29, 2015. (Photo: AFP / Romeo Gacad)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Movement of rupiah against United States (US) dollar was opened stable at around Rp14,600-ish per USD. The rupiah slowly strengthens.

Quoting Bloomberg on Wednesday (9/30/2015), rupiah movement this morning opened at Rp14,687 per USD, if compared to the previous closing at Rp14,690 per USD. Currently, rupiah is stagnant at Rp14,647 per USD or gaining 43 points, equal to 0.29 percent. 

Meanwhile, based on Yahoo Finance data, rupiah opened at the level of Rp14,651 per USD. The flow of rupiah strengthened 5.5 points or 0.04 percent.

Meanwhile, quoting the research results from Samuel Sekuritas, rupiah was carried away by the strengthening of US dollar in Asian market since Tuesday morning, but managed to correct emits weakening prior to the announcement of the second policy package.

It is also followed by JCI, which managed to reverse its sharp weakening. The second policy package meant to boost investment and foreign exchange gave better details than the first one, as capable of lifting the hopes of growth and rupiah stability in the future.

"Rupiah has a chance of strengthening today, aside from domestic factors, also by the decreasing dollar index early this morning," said the research.


(WIL)