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ACRONYMS

 

AAA

 

Andalan Artha Advisindo

 

AAI

 

Indonesian Advocates Association

 

AAJI

 

Indonesian Life Insurance Association

 

AAPMI

 

Association of Indonesian Fashion Designers

 

ABAI

 

Indonesian Insurance Brokers Association

 

ABRI

 

Indonesian Armed Forces

 

ACD

 

Asia Cooperation Dialog

 

ADPI

 

Indonesian Pension Fund Association

 

ADRI

 

Indonesian Army

 

AEI

 

Indonesian Association of Listed Companies

 

AFA

 

ASEAN Federation of Accountants

 

AICE

 

Association of Indonesian Coffee Exporters

 

AICESSCC

 

Indonesia-China Economic, Social, and Cultural Cooperation Association

 

AIMMI

 

Association of Indonesian Edible Oil Industries

 

AIPI

 

Association of Indonesian Political Scientists

 

AIPO

 

ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Organization

 

AJI

 

Alliance of Independent Journalists

 

AKABRI

 

Armed Forces Academy

 

AKAINDO

 

Indonesian Contractors Association

 

AKKI

 

Indonesian Credit Card Association

 

AKPI

 

Indonesian Curator and Receiver Association

 

ALRI

 

Indonesian Navy

 

Amdal

 

Environmental Impact Analysis

 

AMDK

 

Ready To Drink (RTD) beverage

 

Amex

 

American Express

 

AMM

 

ASEAN Ministerial Meeting

 

AMN

 

National Military Academy

 

AMT

 

Tangerang Military Academy

 

ANEX

 

ASEAN News Exchange

 

Angkot

 

Angkutan kota = city public transport

 

AP3I

 

Indonesian Retailers Association

 

APBD

 

Anggaran Pendapatan Belanja Daerah = Regional Budget

 

APBI

 

Asosiasi Pertambangan Batubara Indonesia = Indonesian Coal Mining Association

 

APBI

 

Asosiasi Perusahaan Ban Indonesia = Indonesian Tire Producers Association

 

APBN

 

State Budget

 

APEC

 

Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation

 

APECC

 

Asia Pacific Exhibition and Convention Council

 

APEI

 

Indonesian Securities Companies

 

Apfindo

 

Indonesian Meat Producers and Feedlot

 

APHI

 

Association of Indonesian Forest Concessionaires

 

API

 

Indonesian Textile Association

 

Apindo

 

Indonesian Employers Association

 

APJATI

 

Indonesian Manpower Services Association

 

APJII

 

Indonesian Internet Service Providers Association

 

APKI

 

Indonesian Pulp and Paper Association

 

APU

 

Deed of Indebtedness

 

Apkindo

 

Association of Indonesian Wood Panel Producers

 

Apnatel

 

Indonesian Telecommunications Association

 

Apodeti

 

Pro-integration group in East Timor                                                                   

 

APPI

 

Indonesian Multifinance Company Association

 

Aprindo

 

Association of Indonesian Retailers

 

Aprisindo

 

Association of Indonesian Footwear Producers

 

APTINDO

 

Association of Indonesian Flour Producers

 

ARF

 

ASEAN Regional Forum

 

Arpindo

 

Indonesian Association of Pager Operators

 

Asbisindo

 

Indonesian Syariah Bank Association

 

Askindo

 

Indonesian Cocoa Association

 

ASEAN

 

Association of Southeast Asian Nations

 

ASEAN CCI

 

ASEAN Chamber of Commerce and Industry

 

ASEPHI

 

Association of Exporters and Producers of Indonesian Handicrafts

 

ASEM

 

Asia-Europe Meeting

 

Asirevi

 

Video Film Importers Association, 2nd ref association

 

Aspadin

 

Association of Indonesian Ready To Drink Water Producers

 

Aspek

 

Association of Indonesian Labor Unions

 

ASPIPIN

 

Association of Food Industry Producers

 

ASIRI

 

Recording Industry Association

 

ASITA

 

Association of Indonesian Tour and Travel Agencies

 

Askes

 

State-owned Health Insurance Company

 

Asmindo

 

Indonesia Furniture Industry and Handicraft Association

 

Aspadin

 

Association of Indonesian Producers of Packaged Drinking Water

 

Asperindo

 

Association of Indonesian Express Delivery Service Companies

 

Aspiluki

 

Indonesian Computer Software Association

 

ASRI

 

Indonesian Fine Arts Academy

 

Astek

 

State insurance program

 

ATF

 

ASEAN Tourism Forum

 

ATMR

 

Weighted Risk To Asset

 

ATPM

 

Sole Brand Holder

 

ATNI

 

National Theater Academy of Indonesia

 

ATSI

 

Association of Indonesian Cellular Operators

 

AURI

 

Indonesian Air Force

 

BAF

 

Fiscal Analysis Agency 

 

 

Bapebti

 

Indonesian Commodities Exchange Agency

 

 

Bakin

 

State Intelligence Coordinating Board

 

 

BAKN

 

Institute of State Personnel Administration

 

 

Bakorlak

 

Interdepartmental Agency for Drug Control

 

 

Bakornas

 

PB National Disaster Management Coordination Board

 

 

Bakorstanas

 

Agency for the Coordination of Support for the Development of National Stability

 

 

Bakorstanasda

 

The Jakarta Agency for the Coordination of Support for the Development of National Stability

 

 

Bakosurtanal

 

Coordinating Body for Survey and National Charting Development Board

 

 

Bakom-PKB

 

Coordinating Body for National Unity

 

 

Bamus

 

House's Consultative Body

 

 

Bamus

 

Betawi Native Jakartans Association

 

 

Bandungwangi

 

Mutual Support for Friendship and Protection (a help group for Kramat Tunggak prostitutes)

 

 

Banpro

 

Bandung Promotion Group (set up by leading Bandung hotels)

 

 

BAP

 

Interrogation Report

 

 

Bapedal

 

Environmental Impact Management Agency

 

 

Bapeka

 

Supreme Audit Body

 

 

Bapeksta

 

Export Service Facilitating Agency

 

 

Bapedalda

 

Regional Environmental Impact Management Agency

 

 

Bapepam

 

Capital Market Supervisory Agency

 

 

Bapfida

 

Film Control Agency or City Film Control Agency

 

 

Bapindo

 

Indonesian Development Bank

 

 

Bappeda

 

City's Development Planning Board

 

 

Bappebti

 

Futures Exchange Supervisory Board

 

 

Bappenas

 

National Development Planning Board

 

 

Bapeptal

 

Electricity Market Regulatory Board

 

 

BARC

 

Bali Airlines Representative Committee

 

 

Batan

 

National Atomic Energy Agency

 

 

BAZIS an

 

(Islamic) board which oversees the collection of alms

 

 

BCA

 

Bank Central Asia

 

BDPK

 

Banks Under Special Surveillance

 

 

Bepedti

 

Commodities Trading Board

 

 

BI

 

Bank Indonesia (central bank)

 

 

BIA

 

Armed Forces Intelligence

 

 

BIDA

 

Batam Industrial Development Authority

 

 

BIDSUS

 

Agency responsible for fighting certain crimes, like subversion, corruption and smuggling

 

 

BIMP-EAGA

 

Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines - East Asian Growth Area

 

BIN

 

State Intelligence Agency

 

 

BKKBN

 

National Family Planning Board

 

 

BKKKS

 

Social Welfare Coordinating Body

 

 

BKPM

 

Investment Coordinating Board

 

 

BKPMD

 

Regional Investment Coordinating Board

 

 

BKSDA

 

Natural Resources Conservation Center - local natural conservation office

 

 

BKSP

 

Greater Jakarta Coordination Board

 

 

BLHI

 

Board of the Indonesian Environment Management

 

 

BLBI

 

Bank Indonesia Liquidity Assistance

 

 

BMG

 

Meteorology and Geophysics Agency

 

 

BNI

 

Bank Negara Indonesia

 

 

Bopunjur

 

Bogor-Puncak-Cianjur

 

 

Botabek

 

Bogor, Tangerang and Bekasi

 

Botasupal

 

Coordinating Agency to Eradicate Counterfeit Money

 

 

BP7

 

Agency entrusted with the task of disseminating the state ideology Pancasila

 

 

BPD

 

Regional Development Bank

 

 

BPEN

 

National Agency for Export Development

 

 

BPHN

 

Agency for National Legal Development

 

 

BPI

 

The over-the-counter market, the Indonesian Parallel Bourse (stock exchange)

 

 

BPIS

 

Strategic Industries Supervisory Agency

 

 

BPK

 

Supreme Audit Agency (formerly Bapeka)

 

BPKB

 

Material Sustainability Container Body

 

 

BPKP

 

Finance and Development Supervisory Agency

 

 

BPN

 

National Land Agency

 

BPOM

 

Agency for Food and Medicine Control

 

 

BPPC

 

Clove Marketing and Buffer Stock Agency

 

 

BPPI

 

Indonesian Tourism Promotion Board

 

 

BPPK

 

Agency to supervise the affairs of national heroes and their widows

 

 

BPPKA

 

Foreign Contractors Management Body

 

 

BP  Migas

 

Oil and Gas Implementing Body

 

BPPN

 

 Indonesian Bank Restructuring Agency (IBRA)

 

 

BPPT

 

Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology

 

BPR

 

Bank Perkreditan Rakyat (rural banks)

 

 

BPS

 

Central Bureau of Statistics

 

 

BPSK

 

Association of Consumer Problem Solving

 

 

BPUT

 

Land Affairs Office

 

 

BPW

 

Biro Perjalanan Wisata (travel agency)

 

 

BRIEF

 

Business Review Indonesia Forum

 

 

BRN

 

State Secrets Agency (later became Bakin)

 

 

BSF

 

See LSF

 

 

BSI

 

Business Sentiment Index

 

 

BSM

 

Bank Syariah Mandiri

 

 

Bulog

 

State Logistics Agency

 

 

BUMD

 

Regional State-Owned Enterprise

 

 

BUMN

 

State-Owned enterprise

 

 

BWK

 

Bagian Wilayah Kota = Part of City Territory

 

 

Capex

 

Capital expenditure

 

 

CBSA

 

Indonesian “active learning method” education system

 

 

CDM

 

Clean Development Mechanism

 

 

CDMA

 

Code Division Multiple Access

 

 

CESDA

 

Center for the Study of Development and Democracy

 

 

Cetro

 

Electoral Reform

 

 

CFA

 

Chartered Financial Analyst

 

 

CGI

 

Consultative Group on Indonesia (formerly IGGI)

 

 

CIDES

 

Center for Information and Development Studies

 

 

CIFOR

 

Center for International Forestry Research

 

 

CNPPA-SEA

 

Commission on National Parks and Protected Areas for South East Asia

 

 

CNRT

 

Conselho National de Resistancia Timorese (National Resistance Council for an Independent East Timor)

 

 

CPIS

 

Center for Policy and Implementation Studies (under Ministry of Finance)

 

 

CRP

 

Community Recovery Program (NGO entrusted with distributing safety net funds from foreign donors)

 

 

CTR

 

Cash Transaction Report 

 

 

CVD

 

Cardiovascular Disease

 

 

DAI

 

Indonesian Insurance Council

 

 

DAMRI

 

State-run bus company

 

 

DAS

 

Daerah Aliran Sungai = River Basin

 

 

DAU

 

Dana Alokasi Umum = General Fund Allocation

 

 

Dekopin

 

Indonesian Cooperatives Council

 

 

Dekopinwil

 

Indonesian Regional Cooperatives Council

 

 

DEN

 

National Economic Council

 

 

Depanri

 

National Aeronautics and Aviation Council

 

 

Depnaker

 

Ministry of Manpower and Transmigration

 

 

DFN

 

National Film Board

 

 

DIA

 

Aceh Special Province (changed to Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam (NAD) in 2001)

 

 

Dinas

 

Autonomous agency offices under the governor or mayor/district head. At the provincial level, referred to as ‘department’, at the District level referred to as ‘department’ or ‘office’.

 

 

Disnaker

 

Dinas Tenaga Kerja = Municipal Representative of the Manpower Ministry

 

 

Dispenda

 

Regional Revenue Collections Office

 

 

Disperindag

 

Dinas Perindustrian dan Perdagangan = Industry & Trade Service

 

 

Disperindagta

 

Dinas Perindustrian, Perdagangan dan Pariwisata = Industry,  Trade & Tourism Service

 

 

Dolog

 

Depot Logistik = Logistic depot

 

 

dpl

 

Di atas permukaan laut = above sea level

 

 

DIY

 

Yogyakarta Special Province

 

 

DKI

 

Jakarta Special Province

 

 

DKN

 

National Security Council

 

 

DKP

 

Officers Honor Council or Honorary Press Council

 

 

DKS

 

Surabaya arts council

 

 

DLLAJ

 

City Land Transportation Agency

 

 

DM

 

Diabetes Melitus

 

 

DOM

 

Military Operation Area

 

 

DPA

 

Supreme Advisory Council

 

 

DPC

 

Dewan Pimpinan Cabang = Branch Leaders Council

 

 

DPD

 

Dewan Pimpinan Daerah = Regional Leaders Council

 

 

DPIS

 

Agency for the Supervision of Strategic Industry

 

 

DPKEKU

 

Indonesian Economic and Finance Resilience Council

 

 

DPLK

 

Financial Pension Fund Organization

 

 

DPN

 

National Productivity Council

 

 

DPOD

 

Dewan Pertimbangan Otonomi Daerah = Regional Autonomy Advisory Council

 

 

DPR

 

House of Representatives

 

 

DPRD I

 

Provincial Legislative Council for provinces; City Council for cities

 

 

DPRD II

 

Regional Legislative Council for provinces; City Council for cities

 

 

DPU

 

Dinas Pekerjaan Umum = Public Work Service

 

 

DRN

 

National Research Council

 

 

DSN

 

National Standardization Board (environmental)

 

 

DSN

 

National Shariah Board

 

 

EAC

 

East Asian Community

 

 

EAGA

 

East ASEAN Growth Area,

 

 

EBA

 

(Efek Beragun Aset) = Asset Backed Securities

 

 

Ebitda

 

Earn before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization

 

 

ECA

 

Export Credit Agency

 

 

ECONIT

 

Advisory Group on Economic Industry and Trade

 

 

ED

 

Erectile Dysfunction 

 

 

EI

 

Expectation Index

 

 

EJIP

 

East Jakarta Industrial Park

 

 

EKONID

 

German-Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

 

 

ELSAM

 

Institute for Policy Research and Advocacy

 

 

ESCOM

 

Economic Issues Community

 

 

ET

 

Ex-political prisoner / former political detainee

 

 

ETAN

 

East Timor Alert Network

 

 

FASI

 

Indonesian Aerosport Federation

 

 

FATF

 

Financial Action Task Force

 

 

FBR

 

Betawi Brotherhood Forum

 

 

FCHI

 

Hindu intellectual organization (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

FCTC

 

Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

 

 

FDA

 

Food and Drug Administration

 

 

FDD

 

Financial Due Diligence

 

 

FEUI

 

University of Indonesia's School of Economics

 

 

FISIP

 

School of Social and Political Science of University of Indonesia

 

 

FKI

 

Indonesia Working Forum

 

 

FKKP

 

Forum of Communication for Counterbalance Group

 

 

FKPGA

 

Communications Forum for Retired Garuda Employees

 

 

FKPPI

 

Communication Forum of Indonesian Veterans' Children

 

 

FKSH

 

Forum of Social and Humanistic Studies in Yogyakarta.

 

 

FKUMK

 

Small-Medium Enterprises Communications Forum

 

 

FNPBI

 

National Front for Indonesian Workers Struggle

 

 

Foreri

 

Forum for the Reconciliation of the Irian Jaya Community

 

 

Forki

 

Indonesian Karate Federation

 

 

Fosko

 

66 Forum, Studi dan Komunikasi (study and communications forum)

 

FPBB

 

Moon and Crescent faction

 

FPI

 

Islamic Defenders Front

 

 

FPMR

 

Forum for Students and People Movement

 

 

FPR

 

Reformed Entrepreneurs Forum

 

FSP

 

Federation of Indonesian Timber and Forestry Workers Union

 

FSPBun

 

Federation of Labor Unions of State Plantations

 

FSPC

 

Financial Sector Policy Committee

 

 

FSPSI

 

All-Indonesia Workers Union Federation

 

 

G30S

 

Abortive coup by the Indonesian Communist Party on September 30, 1965 (is this acronym referring to the DAY or is it the name of a group?)

 

 

Gabel

 

Association of Indonesian Electronic Businessmen

 

 

Gabsi

 

Indonesian Contract Bridge Association

 

 

Gaikindo

 

Association of Indonesian Automotive Industries

 

 

Gapensi

 

Indonesian Builders Association

 

 

GAM

 

Free Aceh Movement

 

 

GAMMA

 

Confederation of Machinery and Metals Associations

 

 

Gapkindo

 

Indonesian Rubber Producers Association

 

 

GAPMMI

 

Indonesian Food and Beverages Association

 

 

Gappindo

 

Association of Indonesian Fishing Companies

 

 

GAPPRI

 

Association of Indonesian Clove-Blended Cigarette Manufacturers

 

 

Gaprindo

 

Association of Indonesian Cigarette Producers

 

 

Gaspermindo

 

Indonesian Independent Labor Union 

 

 

Gafeksi

 

Association of Indonesian Forwarding and Shipping Companies

 

 

GBHN

 

State Policy Guidelines

 

 

GBSI

 

Federation of Independent Trade Unions

 

 

GDN

 

National Discipline Movement Gegana Bomb Squad

 

 

Gerkatin

 

Organization For Care of the Deaf

 

 

Gestapu

 

Gerakan 30 September (September 30, 1965 Movement)

 

 

Ginsi

 

Indonesian Importers Association

 

 

GKBI

 

Federation of Indonesian Batik Cooperatives

 

 

GKG

 

Gabah Kering Giling = dry ground unhulled paddy

 

 

GKJ

 

Gedung Kesenian Jakarta (Jakarta Playhouse)

 

 

GMF

 

Garuda Maintenance Facility

 

 

GMKI

 

Indonesian Christian Students Movement

 

 

GMNI

 

The Indonesian Nationalist Students Movement

 

 

GNOTA

 

National Foster Parents Movement

 

 

GOI

 

Government of Indonesia

 

 

Golkar

 

Golongan Karya = Functional Group (government-backed ruling political organization)

 

 

Golput

 

Golongan Putih = White Group (those who refuse to vote during the general elections)

 

 

GOR

 

Gelanggang Olah Raga = Sports Center

 

 

GPBSI

 

All-Indonesian Theater Organization

 

 

GPI

 

Islamic Youth Movement

 

 

GPK

 

Government term meaning peace-disturbing movement or security disturbance groups

 

 

GRM

 

Marhaen's People Movement (organization grouping disciples of the late president Sukarno)

 

 

GUS

 

Coordinating Agency for the Development of the Informal Sector (registers street vendors and moves them to more appropriate places)

 

 

GUSK

 

Small-Scale Business Task Force

 

 

HaKI

 

Hak Atas Kekayaan Intelektual = Intellectual Property Rights

 

 

Hankamnas

 

National Defense and Security Board

 

 

Hati

 

Hapus Hukuman Mati = Ban Capital Punishment

 

 

HGB

 

Building Permit

 

 

Himasita

 

Association of Students for Plant Protection

 

 

Himbara

 

Himpunan Bank Negara = Association of State Banks

 

 

Himdasun

 

Indonesian Dealers Market Association (IDMA)

 

 

Himpala

 

Association of Nature Lovers (in Universities)

 

 

Hiperkes

 

Occupational Health and Safety Program

 

 

Himni

 

Indonesian Nuclear Society

 

 

Himsataki

 

Association of Indonesian Labor Export Companies

 

 

Hipmi

 

Association of Young Indonesian Businessmen

 

 

HIPPI

 

Indonesian Indigenous Businessmen Association

 

 

HKBP

 

Congregation of Toba Batak Protestant Churches

 

 

HKI

 

Indonesian Christian Church

 

 

HKTI

 

Indonesian Farmers Association

 

 

HMI

 

Association of Islamic Students

 

 

HMWI

 

Indonesian Women Managers Association

 

 

HNSI

 

Himpunan Nelayan Seluruh Indonesia = All Indonesia Fishermen Association

 

 

HOPE

 

Heart Outcomes Prevention Evaluation

 

 

HPH

 

Forest Concession Right

 

 

HPPIA

 

Association of Indonesian Researchers and Students in Australia

 

 

HSBI

 

Association of Islamic Art and Culture

 

 

HTI

 

Industrial Timber Estate

 

 

IAI

 

Indonesian Architects Association

 

 

IAIS

 

International Association of Insurance Supervisors

 

 

IAIN

 

State Islamic Institute or State Academy of Islamic Studies

 

 

Iapindo

 

Association of Indonesian Hoteliers

 

 

IATA

 

International Air Transport Association

 

 

IBF

 

International Badminton Federation

 

 

IBI

 

Indonesian Midwives Association

 

 

IBRA

 

Indonesian Bank Restructuring Agency

 

 

IBT

 

Eastern part of Indonesia

 

 

ICEL

 

Indonesian Center for Environmental Law

 

 

ICG

 

International Crisis Group

 

 

ICIP

 

Indonesian Cleaner Industrial Production Program

 

 

ICMI

 

Association of Indonesian Muslim Intellectuals

 

 

ICSA

 

Indonesian Customer Satisfaction Awards

 

 

ICW

 

Indonesian Corruption Watch

 

 

ICWA

 

Indonesian Council on World Affairs

 

 

IDI

 

Indonesian Medical Association

 

 

IDT

 

Presidential instruction on least developed villages program

 

 

IGGI

 

Inter-Governmental Group on Indonesia (currently CGI)

 

 

IGSTS

 

Indonesian Government Securities Trading System

 

 

IICG

 

Indonesian Institute for Corporate Governance

 

 

IIEE

 

Foundation of Indonesian Institute for Energy Economics

 

 

IIP

 

Institute of Public Administration

 

 

IJEG

 

Indonesian Japanese European Group

 

 

IJS

 

Jakarta Social Institute

 

 

Ikadin

 

Indonesian Bar Association

 

 

Ikapi

 

Indonesian Publishers Association

 

 

Ikasi

 

Indonesian Fencing Association

 

 

IKIP

 

Teachers Training Institute

 

 

IKJ

 

Jakarta Arts Institute

 

 

IKK

 

Indeks Kepercayaan Konsumen = Consumers Confidence Index

 

 

IKM

 

Industri Kecil Menengah = Small to Medium scale Industry

 

 

IKPM

 

Indonesian Fashion Designers Association

 

 

IKPN

 

Civil Servants Cooperatives Organization

 

 

IMAMI

 

Indonesian Mosques Association

 

 

IMB

 

Building permits

 

 

IMI

 

Indonesia Motorsports Association

 

 

IMM

 

Muhammadiyah Students Association

 

 

IMS-GT

 

Indonesia-Malaysia-Singapore Growth Triangle

 

 

IMT-GT

 

Indonesian-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle

 

 

INACA

 

Indonesia National Air Carriers Association

 

 

Inalum

 

Indonesian Asahan Aluminium (aluminum company in N Sumatra)

 

 

Inco

 

International Nickel Indonesia

 

 

INDEF

 

Institute for Development and Economic Finance (or is it really Finance of Economy?)

 

 

Inkopar

 

Federation of Employees Cooperative

 

 

INDRA

 

Indonesian Debt Restructuring Agency

 

 

INFA

 

Indonesian Forwarders Association

 

 

INFID

 

International NGO Forum on Indonesian Development

 

 

Inkopar

 

Federation of Employees Cooperative

 

 

INPI

 

Indonesian NGOs Partners Initiatives

 

 

INPI-PACT

 

Indonesian NGOs Partners Initiatives Private Agencies Collaborating Together

 

 

IGA

 

Indonesian Gas Association

 

 

Inkopkar

 

Workers' Central Cooperative

 

 

INPRES

 

Presidential instruction program

 

 

INSA

 

Indonesian National Shipowners Association

 

 

Insus

 

Agricultural intensification program (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

INTI

 

Chinese-Indonesian Association

 

 

IPA

 

Indonesian Petroleum Association

 

 

IPB

 

Bogor Institute of Agriculture

 

 

IPCOS

 

Institute for Policy and Community Studies

 

 

IPHI

 

Association of Indonesian Lawyers

 

 

IPKI

 

Independence Vanguard Party

 

 

IPKIN

 

Indonesian Association of Computer and Information Professionals

 

 

IPMI

 

Indonesian Management Institute

 

 

IPMI

 

Indonesian Fashion Designers Association

 

 

Ipoleksosbud

 

Ideology, politics, economic, social and cultures (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

IPSI

 

Indonesian Pencak Silat Association

 

 

IPTN

 

Industri Pesawat Terbang Nusantara = National Airline Industry

 

 

IPU

 

Inter-Parliamentary Union

 

 

IRPA

 

Indonesian Risk Professional Association

 

 

IRSJAM

 

Ikatan Rumah Sakit Jakarta Metropolitan = please translate

 

 

ISA

 

Association of Sawmill and Wood Processors

 

 

ISAI

 

Institute for the Studies on Free Flow of Information

 

 

ISEI

 

Indonesian Economists Association

 

 

ISHI

 

Institute of Study on Human Interests

 

 

ISI

 

Indonesian Fine Arts Institute

 

 

ISIP

 

Indonesian Society of Investment Professionals

 

 

ISSI

 

Indonesian Cycling Association

 

 

ISWI

 

Association of Indonesian Women Graduates

 

 

ITB

 

Bandung Institute of Technology

 

 

ITI

 

Indonesian Technical Institute

 

 

ITPB

 

Indonesia Tourism Promotion Board different from BPPI ??

 

 

ITPU

 

PT Garuda Indonesia Aircraft Technicians Association

 

 

ITTO

 

International Tropical Timber Organization

 

 

Jabotabek

 

Jakarta-Bogor-Tangerang-Bekasi (Greater Jakarta)

 

 

Jakprom

 

Jakarta Tourism Promotion Board

 

 

Jamsostek

 

The state-run social security insurer (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

Jamppi

 

Jaringan Masyarakat Pemantau Pemilu Indonesia = People’s Election Observation Network of Indonesia

 

 

JATAM

 

Mining Advocacy Network

 

 

JATS

 

Jakarta Automated Trading System

 

 

JI

 

Jemaah Islamiyah

 

 

Jibor

 

Jakarta Interbank Offered Rate

 

 

JITC

 

Jakarta International Trade Fair Corporation

 

 

Joki

 

People who pose as passengers (explain where. is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

JPPR

 

Jaringan Pendidikan Pemilih Rakyat = People’s Voter Education Network

 

 

JSX

 

Jakarta Stock Exchange

 

 

Kadin

 

Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

 

 

KABI

 

Association for Action of Indonesian Workers

 

 

KADI

 

Indonesian Anti Dumping Committee

 

 

KAM-PSI

 

Muslim Advocacy Committee for the Maintenance of Islamic Syariah

 

 

KAMI

 

Indonesian Students Action Front

 

 

KAMMI

 

Indonesian Muslim Students Action Front

 

 

Kamra

 

People's Security

 

 

KAMURRI

 

Students Action Front for Reformation

 

 

KAN

 

Komite Akreditasi Nasional = National Accreditation Committee

 

 

Kanwil

 

District offices of the central government located in the provinces (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

Kanwil  Depnaker

 

Provincial Representative of the Manpower Ministry

 

 

Kapci

 

Committee of Indonesian Advocates for the Disabled

 

 

Kapet

 

Biak Integrated Economic Development Zone

 

 

KARMA

 

Action Coalition of Acehnese Students

 

 

KCBI

 

Indonesian Buddhists Association

 

 

KDEI

 

Indonesian Securities Central Depository

 

 

KDF

 

District development fund

 

 

Kehumasan

 

Public Relations (Ke+Hubungan Masyarakat+an)

 

 

Kejari

 

Kejaksaan Negeri = District Attorney

 

 

KepMen

 

Ministerial Decree

 

 

KFT

 

Indonesian Television Workers Association

 

 

KIP

 

Kampong Improvement Program

 

 

KIPP

 

Independent Election Monitoring Committee

 

 

KISDI

 

Indonesian Committee for World Muslim Solidarity

 

 

KISS

 

Coordination, Integration, Synchronization and Simplification (system)

 

 

KITAS

 

Temporary Stay Permit

 

 

KKI

 

Indonesian Forestry Congress

 

 

KKN

 

Corruption, Collusion and Nepotism

 

 

KKP

 

Kredit Ketahanan Pangan = Food Crop Loans

 

 

KKSK

 

Committee of Financial Sector Policy

 

 

KKMB

 

Financial Consultant of Partnering Bank(s)

 

 

KMHDI

 

Association of Indonesian Hindu Students

 

 

KMPAN

 

Nusantara Youths-Students Committee

 

 

KNIP

 

Indonesian National Central Committee

 

 

KNPI

 

Indonesian National Youth Committee

 

 

Kodiklat

 

Military Education and Training Command in Bandung

 

 

Kodim

 

District military command

 

 

Komnasham

 

National Commission on Human Rights

 

 

Komparta

 

Jakarta Drinking Water Customers Community

 

 

KONI

 

National Sports Council

 

 

Konphalindo

 

National Consortium for Nature and Forest Conservation in Indonesia

 

 

Kontras

 

Commission for Missing Persons and Victims of Violence

 

 

Kopassus

 

Army Special Forces (red berets)

 

 

Kopkamtib

 

Operational Command for the Restoration of Security and Order a now defunct internal security agency

 

 

Kopti

 

Indonesian Soybean Curd and Soybean Cake Cooperative

 

 

Koramil

 

Sub-District Military Post

 

 

Korem

 

Military command post

 

 

Korpri

 

Indonesian Civil Servants Corps

 

 

Kosgoro

 

Multipurpose Cooperative of Mutual Assistance

 

 

Kostrad

 

Army Strategic Reserves Command (green berets)

 

 

Kowani

 

Indonesian Women's Congress

 

 

KPB

 

State Joint Marketing Office

 

 

KPEN

 

National Economic Recovery Committee

 

 

KPI

 

Indonesian Broadcasting Community

 

 

KPK

 

Komite Pemberantasan Kemiskinan = Poverty Eradication Committee

 

 

KPK

 

Komite Pemberantasan Korupsi = Corruption Eradication Commission

 

 

KPKPN

 

National Commission of Public Service Office Wealth

 

 

KPLP

 

Indonesian Coast and Sea Guard Unit

 

 

KPPRI

 

Indonesian Successors Struggle Association

 

 

KPPU

 

Komite Penyelesaian Perselisihan Usaha = Business Disputes Resolution Committee

 

 

KPPU

 

Commission for the Supervision of Business Competition

 

 

KPR

 

Housing Loan (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

KPS

 

Production-Sharing Contractors

 

 

KRD

 

Kereta Rel Diesel = Diesel Powered Train

 

 

KRL

 

Kereta Rel Listrik = Electric Train

 

 

KSEI

 

Kustodian Sentral Efek Indonesia = Indonesian Central Securities

Depository

 

 

KSPSI

 

All-Indonesia Labor Union Confederation

 

 

KTI

 

Indonesian Boxing Committee

 

 

KUD

 

Village cooperatives

 

 

KUHAP

 

Criminal Code Procedures

 

 

KUHP

 

Criminal Code

 

 

KUHPer or KUH Perdata

 

Civil Law Code

 

 

KUK

 

Credit for Small Enterprises (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

Kukesra

 

People's Prosperity Business Credit (antipoverty drive)

 

 

KPU

 

General Elections Commission (name changed from National Elections Committee March 1999)

 

 

KTP

 

Kartu Tanda Penduduk = Identity Card

 

 

KUT

 

Credit for Farmers (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

KWI

 

Bishop’s Council of Indonesia

 

 

KWK

 

Koperasi Wahana Kalpika (bus cooperative established in 1996)

 

 

LAKA

 

Aceh Custom and Culture Institute

 

 

Lamindo

 

Latin America-Indonesia Trading Firm

 

 

LAN

 

National Institute of Administration

 

 

Lapan

 

National Space and Aviation Agency

 

 

LARI

 

Indonesian Reform Advocacy Institute

 

 

LBH

 

Legal Aid Institute (also see YLBHI)

 

 

LEI

 

Indonesian Ecolabeling Foundation

 

 

Lekra

 

People's Cultural Institute

 

 

Lemhannas

 

National Resilience Institute

 

 

Lemigas

 

Research and Development Center for Oil and Gas Technology

 

 

Lepita

 

Tourism Information Development Institute

 

 

LIPI

 

National Institute of Sciences

 

 

LKMD

 

Community Welfare Organization (village level)

 

 

LM3

 

Lembaga Menaggulangi Masalah Merokok = Indonesian Smoking Control Foundation

 

 

LOMA

 

Life Office Management Association

 

 

LP2K

 

Institute for Consumers' Protection and Fostering

 

 

LP3ES

 

Institute of Research, Education and Information of Social and Economic Affairs

 

 

LP3M

 

Institute of Rural, Coastal and Societal Studies

 

 

LPI

 

Islamic Defense Soldiers

 

 

LSI

 

Indonesian Survey Institute

 

 

GPK

 

The government term meaning peace-disturbing movement or security disturbance groups (what does it stand for?)

 

 

LPD

 

Regional Representatives

 

 

LPI

 

Islamic Defense Soldiers

 

 

LPS

 

Savings Underwriter Body; Deposit Insurance Agency

 

 

LPSI

 

Institute for Strategic Studies of Indonesia

 

 

LPU

 

General Elections Institute

 

 

LSAF

 

Institute of Religious and Philosophical Studies

 

 

LSF

 

Film Censorship Institute (formerly Film Censorship Board - BSF)

 

 

LSM

 

Lembaga Swadaya Masyarakat = Non-Government Organization

 

 

LUBER

 

Langsung, Umum, Bebas, Rahasia = Direct, Public, Free and Secret (elections)

 

 

LVRI

 

Indonesian Veterans Legion

 

 

MA

 

Supreme Justice

 

 

MANI

 

Anti-Nuclear Society

 

 

MARA

 

Council for People's Mandate

 

 

Masyumi

 

Indonesian Muslim Congregation

 

 

Masjumi

 

Majelis Syurro Muslim in Indonesia (defunct Islamic political party)

 

 

Mastel

 

Masyarakat Telematika Indonesia = Indonesian Infocom Society

 

 

MCK

 

Mandi, Cuci, Kakus = Public Bathing, Washing and Toilet Facilities

 

 

Menwa

 

University military group, recruited and trained by ABRI (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

MIAP

 

Masyarakat Indonesia Anti Pemalsuan = Indonesian Anti-Counterfeiting  Society

 

 

MIPPA

 

Indonesian Society for Alternative Press (Australia-based)

 

 

MISSI

 

Indonesian Security Investment Society

 

 

MKGR

 

Musyawarah Kekeluargaan Gotong Royong (mass organization affiliated with Golkar which broke away in May 1998)

 

 

MMI

 

Indonesian Mujahiddin Council

 

 

Mobnas

 

National Car

 

 

Monas

 

The National Monument in Medan Merdeka Square, Central Jakarta

 

 

MPI

 

Indonesian Forestry Society

 

 

MPI

 

Indonesian Tourism Society

 

 

MPR

 

People's Consultative Assembly

 

 

MPRS

 

Provisional People's Consultative Assembly

 

 

MUI

 

Indonesian Ulemas Council

 

 

Muspida

 

Consortium of Regional Leaders

 

 

NAFED

 

National Agency for Export Development

 

 

NAD

 

Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam

 

 

NCO

 

Nusantara Chamber Orchestra

 

 

NCCT

 

Non Cooperative Countries of Territory

 

 

NDI

 

National Democratic Institute

 

 

NGO

 

Non-Government Organization

 

 

NEM

 

Grade point average from the final school exam (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

NERIC

 

Natural Resources Information Center

 

 

NPL

 

Non-Performing Loan

 

 

NTB

 

Nusa Tenggara Barat = West Nusa Tenggara province

 

 

NTT

 

Nusa Tenggara Timur = East Nusa Tenggara province

 

 

NU

 

Nahdlatul Ulama (40 million-strong Muslim organization)

 

 

OIC

 

Organization of Islamic Conference

 

 

OJK

 

Financial Service Authority

 

 

ONH

 

Haj pilgrimage fund (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

OPM

 

Free Papua Movement

 

 

Organda

 

Organization of Land Transportation Owners

 

 

Ormas

 

Mass Organizations (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

Orsos

 

Social Organizations (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

Orpol

 

Political Organizations (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

OT

 

Organisasi Terlarang = Prohibited Organization

 

 

OTB

 

Organisasi Tanpa Bentuk  = Formless Organization

 

 

P3DT

 

Infrastructure development program in less-developed villages (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

P3M

 

Indonesian Society for Pesantren and Community Development

 

 

P4

 

Guidelines for the comprehension and practical application of Pancasila (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

P4D

 

Provincial Committee for Labor Dispute Resolution

 

 

P4P

 

Central Committee for Labor Dispute Resolution Committee

 

 

PABBSI

 

Indonesian Weightlifting, Powerlifting and Bodybuilding Association

 

 

PAD

 

Pendapatan Asli Daerah = Regional Revenues

 

 

PAHAM

 

Indonesian Advocacy Center for Law and Human Rights

 

 

PAN

 

National Mandate Party led by Amien Rais

 

 

Panwaslak or Panwaslakpus

 

Election Supervisory Committee

 

 

Pantura

 

Pantai Utara = Java's northern coast

 

 

Parkindo

 

Indonesian Christian Party (defunct)

 

 

PASI

 

Indonesian Amateur Athletics Association

 

 

Paskas

 

Air Force's special force

 

 

Paspampres

 

Presidential Security Detail (previous acronym Paswalpres)

 

 

PATA

 

Pacific Area Travel Association

 

 

PBB

 

United Nations

 

 

PBHI

 

Indonesian Legal Aid and Human Rights Association

 

 

PBI

 

Indonesian Bowling Association

 

 

PBI

 

BI region, XXXXX

 

 

PBSI

 

Badminton Association of Indonesia

 

 

PBVSI

 

Indonesian Volleyball Association

 

 

PCPP

 

Association of Intellectuals for Pancasila Development

 

 

PDAM

 

Perusahaan Daerah Air Minum = Regional Water Utility Company

 

 

PDBI

 

Indonesian Business Data Center

 

 

PDGI

 

Persatuan Dokter Gigi Indonesia = Indonesian Dental Association

 

 

PDI

 

Partai Demokrasi Indonesia = Indonesian Democratic Party

 

 

PDII-LIPI

 

Center for Scientific Documentation and Information at the Indonesian Science Institute

 

 

PDI-P

 

Partai Demokrasi Indonesia Perjuangan = Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle

 

 

PDRB

 

Pendapatan Domestik Regional Bruto = Gross Regional Domestic Revenue

 

 

Pefindo PT

 

Pemeringkat Efek Indonesia = Indonesian Securities Rating Agency

 

 

Pelindo PT

 

Pelabuhan Indonesia (state-owned company assigned to managed several seaports in West Java)

 

 

Pelti

 

Indonesian Tennis Association

 

 

Pemda

 

Pemerintah Daerah = Regional Government

 

 

PEPABRI

 

Armed Forces Veterans Association

 

 

Peradah

 

Association of Hindu Youths

 

 

Peradin

 

Association of Indonesian Advocates

 

 

Perbakin

 

Indonesian Target Shooting and Hunting Association

 

 

Perbanas

 

Federation of Private Domestic Banks

 

 

Perbarindo

 

People’s Loan Banks’ Association

 

 

Perbasi

 

Indonesian Basketball Association

 

 

Perbasasi

 

Indonesian Baseball and Softball Association

 

 

Percasi

 

Indonesian Chess Association

 

 

Perda

 

Peraturan Daerah = Regional Regulation

 

 

Perhapi

 

Association of Indonesian Mining Professionals

 

 

Perhepi

 

Association of Agriculture Experts

 

 

Perhutani

 

Perusahaan Hutan Negara Indonesia = State Forestry Company

 

 

Perkemi

 

Indonesian Kempo Association (what’s Kempo? Should be Kemp?)

 

 

Perpani

 

Indonesian Archery Association

 

 

Perpobin

 

Indonesian Power Boating Association

 

 

Persagi

 

Indonesian Nutrition Association

 

 

Persani

 

Indonesian Gymnastics Association

 

 

Persetasi

 

Indonesian Sepaktakraw Association (what’s Sepaktakraw?!)

 

 

PERSI

 

Perhimpunan Rumah Sakit Seluruh Indonesia = translation?

 

 

Persija

 

Jakarta Soccer Association

 

 

Persis

 

Persatuan Islam

 

 

Persit

 

Association of wives of servicemen

 

 

Pertina

 

Indonesian Amateur Boxing Association

 

 

Perum

 

State company (Public Company?)

 

 

Perumka

 

Perusahaan Umum Kereta Api = State Railway Company

 

 

Perumnas

 

State Housing Company

 

 

Peruri

 

State-owned securities paper and bank note printing company (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

Pesti

 

Indonesian Soft Tennis Association

 

 

PETA

 

Pembela Tanah Air = Defenders of the Fatherland

 

 

Perpu

 

Government Regulations to Replace an Act

 

 

PFI

 

Indonesian Photographers Association

 

 

PFN

 

State-owned Movie Industry

 

 

PGI

 

Indonesian Communion of Churches (Protestant)

 

 

PGI

 

Indonesian Golf Association

 

 

PGN PT

 

Perusahaan Gas Negara

 

 

PGRI

 

Indonesian Teachers Union

 

 

PGSI

 

Indonesian Wrestling Association

 

 

PHDI

 

Indonesian Hindu Religious Council

 

 

PHK

 

Pemutusan Hubungan Kerja = Layoff

 

 

PHRI

 

Indonesian Hotel and Restaurant Association

 

 

PHSI

 

Indonesian Hockey Association

 

 

PIFA

 

Portugal-Indonesia Friendship Association

 

 

PII

 

Institute of Indonesian Engineers

 

 

Pijar

 

Center of Information and Action Network for Reform

 

 

PIKI

 

Association of Protestant Intelligentsia

 

 

PIN

 

National Immunization Week

 

 

Pindad

 

Army Industrial Affairs Center

 

 

PIPM

 

Three stock market outlets established by JSX or capital market information centers (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

PIR

 

Smallholders estate

 

 

PJKA

 

Previous name of state railway company, currently Perumka

 

 

PJTKI

 

Indonesian Manpower Recruitment Services

 

 

PJI

 

Indonesian Judo Association (lnt 4/98)

 

 

PK

 

Peninjauan Kembali = Judicial Review

 

 

PKB

 

National Awakening Party

 

PKBI

 

Indonesian Planned Parenthood Association

 

 

PKI

 

(Defunct) Indonesia Communist Party

 

 

PKK

 

Family Welfare Movement

 

 

PKL

 

Pedagang Kaki Lima = Street Vendors

 

 

PKU

 

Pembatasan Kegiatan Usaha = Restrictions on Business Activities

 

 

PKWA

 

American Studies Center (at the University of Indonesia)

 

 

PLTA

 

Pusat Listrik Tenaga Air = Hydroelectric Power Plant

 

 

PLN PT

 

Perusahaan Listrik Negara (state-owned electricity company)

 

 

PLTN

 

Nuclear Power Plant

 

 

PMA

 

Penanaman Modal Asing = Foreign Investment

 

 

PMC

 

Post Ministerial Conference

 

 

PMDN

 

Penanaman Modal Dalam Negeri = Local Investment

 

 

PDMD

 

Local Martial Law Administration

 

 

PDMP

 

Central Martial Law Administrator

 

 

PMI

 

Indonesian Red Cross

 

 

PMII

 

Indonesian Quality Management / Control Association (Indonesian Islamic Students Movement)

 

 

PMKRI

 

Association of Catholic Students

 

 

PMON

 

State Bond Management Center

 

 

PMPD

 

Pro-Democracy Students Party, established by a group of Hasanuddin

 

 

PMU

 

Project Management Unit (for Jakarta subway)

 

 

PN

 

State Company

 

 

PN

 

Pengadilan Negeri = District Court

 

 

PNI

 

Indonesian National Unity (Indonesian National Party)

 

 

PNRI

 

State-owned Printing Company

 

 

PNS

 

Pegawai Negeri Sipil = Civil Servant

 

 

PPK/S

 

District/Subdistrict Polling Committees

 

 

PODSI

 

Indonesian Rowing Association

 

 

POGI

 

Indonesian Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology

 

 

POLRI

 

National Police

 

 

Polres

 

Kepolisian Resor = Resort Police

 

 

Polwil

 

Kepolisian Wilayah = Territorial Police

 

 

Polwiltabes

 

Kepolisian Wilayah Kota Besar = Large Urban Territorial Police

 

 

POMG

 

Parent-Teacher Association

 

 

POM-MUI

 

Food and Drugs Control Agency of the Indonesian Council  of Ulemas

 

 

PON

 

National Games

 

 

Poperi

 

Association of Indonesian Lawyer Organizations

 

 

Pordasi

 

Indonesian Equestrian and Horse Racing Association

 

 

Porlasi

 

Indonesian Yachting Association

 

 

Porserosi

 

Indonesian Roller Skating Association

 

 

Posindo

 

PT Pos Indonesia (state-owned postal service company)

 

 

POSSI

 

Indonesian Diving Association

 

 

Posyandu

 

Integrated Healthcare Services for the Community

 

 

PP

 

Peraturan Pemerintah = Government Regulation

 

 

PPAI

 

Core Asset Sales Program

 

 

PPAP

 

Provision for Productive Assets Write-Off

 

 

PPAS

 

Strategic Asset Sales Program

 

 

PPBI

 

Center for Indonesian Workers Struggle?

 

 

PPS

 

Village Election Committee

 

 

PPnBM

 

Luxury Goods Tax

 

 

PPPBI

 

Indonesian Committee for Business Disputes Resolution

 

 

PPD

 

State-run city or municipal bus company

 

 

PPFI

 

Indonesian Film Company Organization

 

 

PPI

 

Indonesian Workers Party

 

 

PPD I

 

Provincial Elections Committee

 

 

PPD II

 

Regional Elections Committee

 

 

PPDS

 

Program Pengunduran Diri Sukarela = Voluntary Resignation Program

 

 

PPIP

 

Portugal-Indonesia Friendship Association

 

 

PPS

 

Polling Committee

 

 

PPMKI

 

Vintage Car Lovers Association

 

 

PPN

 

Value-Added Tax (VAT)

 

 

PPAN

 

Perusahaan Pengelola Aset Negara = State Asset Management Company

 

 

PPATK

 

Financial Transaction and Report Analysis Center

 

 

PPP

 

United Development Party

 

 

PPPM

 

Association for the Development of Pesantren (traditional Islamic schools) and Society

 

 

PPSK

 

Center for Strategy and Policy Studies

 

 

PPTI

 

Organization for Eradication of Tuberculosis

 

 

PPW-LIPI

 

Center for Political and Regional Studies, Indonesian Institute of Sciences

 

 

PRD

 

Democratic People's Party

 

 

PRJ

 

Pekan Raya Jakarta = Jakarta Fair

 

 

PRGBI

 

Indonesian Earthquake Reassurance Pool

 

 

Prokasih

 

Clean River Program

 

 

Propeda

 

Program Perencanaan Daerah = Regional Planning Program

 

 

PRSI

 

Indonesian Swimming Association

 

 

PSASI

 

Indonesia Water Skiing Association

 

 

PSI

 

Indonesian Socialist Party (defunct)

 

 

PSI

 

Indonesian Squash Association

 

 

PSPI

 

Center for the Study of Indonesian Property

 

 

PSRSI

 

Indonesian Squash Association

 

 

PSSI

 

All-Indonesia Soccer Federation

 

 

PTIK

 

Police Staff College

 

 

PTKP

 

Non-Taxable Income

 

 

PTMSI

 

Indonesian Table Tennis Association

 

 

PTO

 

Entertainment Tax

 

 

PTPN

 

State Plantation Company

 

 

PTN

 

Perguruan Tinggi Negeri = State University

 

 

PTS

 

Perguruan Tinggi Swasta = Private University

 

 

PTS

 

Systematic Land Registration

 

 

PTTUN

 

State Administrative High Court

 

 

PTUN

 

State Administrative Court

 

 

PUDI

 

Indonesian Democratic Union Party

 

 

Puskesmas

 

Community Health Center

 

 

Puskopau

 

Indonesian Air Force Cooperative

 

 

PWI

 

Indonesian Journalists Association

 

 

RAPBD

 

Rancangan Anggaran Pendapatan dan Belanja Daerah = Regional Budget Draft Bill

 

 

Raperda

 

Rancangan Peraturan Daerah = Regional Regulation Draft

 

 

Ratih

 

Civilian Militia

 

 

REI

 

Indonesian Real Estate Developers Association

 

 

Renstra

 

Rencana Strategis = Strategic Plan

 

 

Renstrada

 

Rencana Strategis Daerah = Regional Strategic Plan

 

 

Repelita, Pelita

 

Rencana Pembangungan Lima Tahun = Five-Year Development Plan

 

 

RKL

 

Environmental Management Plan

 

 

RMS

 

South Maluku Republic (separatist movement quashed in the 1950s)

 

 

RPL

 

Environmental Monitoring Plan

 

 

RPP

 

Rancangan Peraturan Pemerintah = Government Draft Regulation

 

 

RSCM

 

Cipto Mangunkusumo General Hospital

 

 

RSUD

 

City Hospital

 

 

Ruko

 

Rumah toko = Shop House

 

 

RUPS

 

General Shareholders Meeting

 

 

RULBPS

 

Extraordinary Shareholders Meeting

 

 

RT

 

Neighborhood Unit

 

 

RW

 

Community Unit

 

 

SARA

 

Tribal affiliations, religion, race and societal groups

 

 

Sarbumusi

 

Indonesian Muslim Labor Union

 

 

Satgasus

 

Special Jakarta Traffic Police Squad

 

 

Satpol PP

 

Satuan Polisi Pamong Praja = Civil Police Squad

 

 

SBIs /SBI

 

Bank Indonesia Certificate(s)

 

 

SBKRI

 

Evidence of Indonesian Citizenship certificate (for Chinese Indonesians only. The law requiring SBKRI was abolished in 1996)

 

 

SBSI

 

Indonesian Welfare Labor Union

 

 

SCBD

 

Sudirman Center for Business Development

 

 

SD

 

Sekolah Dasar = Elementary School

 

 

SDA

 

Sumber Daya Alam = Natural Resources

 

 

SDM

 

Sumber Daya Manusia = Human Resources

 

 

SD IMBAS

 

Satellite Schools (school affiliation)

 

 

SDSB

 

Sumbangan Dana Sosial Berhadiah = Social Philanthropic Contributions with Prizes (now defunct government-sponsored lottery)

 

 

Sekda

 

Sekretaris Daerah = Regional Secretary

 

 

Sembako

 

The nine basic commodities

 

 

Sesko

 

Staff and Command Colleges

 

 

Seskoad

 

Army Staff and Command School (not College, not SESKOAD)?????

 

 

SGP

 

Indonesian Press and Graphics Association

 

 

SHS

 

State-owned Perum Sang Hyang Seri rice seed company ?????

 

 

Sijori

 

Triangle of growth involving Indonesia's Riau province, Singapore and Johor, Malaysia

 

 

Sipora

 

Foreigners Control Coordination

 

 

SIPPT

 

Land-Use Permit

 

 

Siskamling

 

Neighborhood Watch

 

 

SIUP

 

Surat Izin Usaha Perdagangan = Business Permit

 

 

SIUPP

 

Surat Ijin Usaha Penerbitan Pers = Publishing License

 

 

SJSN

 

National Social Security System

 

 

SK

 

Surat Keputusan = Decree

 

 

SKEPHI

 

Network for Forest Conservation in Indonesia

 

 

SKBRI

 

Indonesian Citizenship Certificate

 

 

SKU

 

General Agency Permit for Shipping

 

 

SLTP

 

Sekolah Lanjutan Tingkat Pertama = Junior High School

 

 

SMA

 

High School

 

 

SME

 

Small-Medium Enterprises

 

 

SMI

 

Indonesian Independent Union

 

 

SMID

 

Indonesian Students Solidarity for Democracy

 

 

SMIT

 

Solidarity for Tangerang Muslim Community

 

 

SMP

 

Junior High School

 

 

SMPI

 

Indonesian Press Solidarity Society

 

 

SMU

 

Sekolah Menengah Umum = Senior High School

 

 

SNI

 

Indonesian National Standards (environmental standards)

 

 

Somaka

 

Students Solidarity for Aceh Cases

 

 

SPP

 

Educational Management Contribution

 

 

SPS

 

Newspaper Publishers Union

 

 

SPSI

 

All-Indonesia Workers Union

 

 

SSPBC

 

Payment System for Tax, Duties and Excise

 

 

SPT

 

Yearly tax assessment

 

 

SRI

 

Survey Research Indonesia

 

 

SSE

 

Surabaya Stock Exchange

 

 

SST

 

Satuan Sambungan Telepon = Fixed Telephone Line

 

 

STO

 

Automatic Telephone System

 

 

STR

 

Suspicious Transaction Reports

 

 

STSI

 

Indonesian Arts High School

 

 

Suappobi

 

Voices of Bureaucracy and Politics Monitoring

 

 

Sumbagsel

 

Sumatera Bagian Selatan = Southern Sumatra, comprising South Sumatra, Bengkulu and Lampung provinces

 

 

Sumbar

 

Sumatera Barat = West Sumatra

 

 

Sumut

 

Sumatera Utara = North Sumatra

 

 

SUN

 

Surat Utang Negara = Sovereign Bond

 

 

Supersemar

 

March 11 Indonesian (Presidential) Executive Order signed on March 11, 1966 by President Sukarno when the political turmoil in the country reached its peak following the abortive communist coup attempt the previous September

 

 

Susenas

 

Survei Sosial Ekonomi Nasional = National Social Economic Survey

 

 

TAC

 

Technical Assistance Contract

 

 

Taperum

 

Civil Servants Housing Savings

 

 

Tapol

 

Tahanan Politik = Political Prisoner

 

 

Tapsel

 

Tapanuli Selatan = South Tapanuli

 

 

Taput

 

Tapanuli Utara = North Tapanuli

 

 

Taspen

 

Civil Servnts Pension Fund

 

 

TIM

 

Taman Ismail Marzuki (arts center)

 

 

TIME

 

Tourism Indonesia Mart and Expo

 

 

TKI

 

Overseas Indonesian Workers

 

 

TKW

 

Female Indonesian Workers

 

 

TNCC

 

Transnational Crime Center

 

 

TNI

 

Indonesian National Army

 

 

TPM

 

Muslim Legal Team

 

 

TPA

 

Tempat Pembuangan Akhir = Final Dumping Location

 

 

TPKP

 

Monitoring Team for Victims of Abduction

 

 

TPU

 

Public Cemetery

 

 

TUK

 

Telepon Umum Kartu = Card-Operated Public Telephone

 

 

UDT

 

Timorese Democratic Union

 

 

UGM

 

Gadjah Mada University (in Yogyakarta)

 

 

UI

 

University of Indonesia (in Jakarta)

 

 

UKI

 

Christian University of Indonesia

 

 

UKM

 

Small-Medium Enterprises (see SME)

 

 

UKMK

 

Small-Medium Enterprises Cooperation

 

 

UKSW

 

Satya Wacana Christian University (in Salatiga, Central Java)

 

 

Unfrel

 

University Network for Free and Fair Elections (a poll watchdog)

 

 

UPPP

 

Government Underwriter Execution Unit

 

 

URC

 

The Police's Rapid Reaction Unit

 

 

UU

 

Undang-Undang = Law

 

 

UUK

 

Undang-Undang Ketenagakerjaan = Law on Manpower

 

 

Walhi

 

Indonesian Forum for Environment

 

 

Walubi

 

Council of Buddhist Communities

 

 

Wanhankamnas

 

National Defense and Security Council

 

 

Wanra

 

People's Resistance

 

 

Wapam

 

Warung Pasar Modal

 

 

Wasantaranet

 

Wawasan Nusantara Network (Posindo's Internet service)

 

 

WCFSD

 

World Commission on Forests and Sustainable Development

 

 

WI

 

Indonesian Wushu Association

 

 

WIB

 

Indonesian Western Time Zone

 

 

WIT

 

Indonesian Eastern Time Zone

 

 

WITA

 

Indonesian Central Time Zone

 

 

WITT

 

Indonesian Women Against Tobacco Foundation

 

 

WKS

 

Compulsory posting for university graduates (is this a translation of the acronym or just a description?)

 

 

WPI

 

Indonesian Women in Development

 

 

WTC

 

World Trade Center

 

 

Yapusham

 

Center for Human Rights Studies

 

 

Yasco

 

Scorpio Foundation

 

 

YKAI

 

Indonesian Children's Welfare Foundation

 

 

YKCI

 

Indonesian Creativity Foundation

 

 

YKPK

 

National Brotherhood Foundation

 

 

YLBHI

 

Foundation of the Indonesian Legal Aid Institute

 

 

YLKAI

 

Indonesian Consumer Insurance Foundation

 

 

YLKI

 

Indonesian Consumers Foundation

 

 

YLKM

 

Consumer Advocate Board

 

 

YLLI

 

Laut Lestari Indonesia Foundation (environmental organization)

 

 

YLMS

 

Indonesian Cancer Foundation

 

 

YPAC

 

Foundation for the Rehabilitation of Disabled Children

 

 

YPH

 

Yayasan Putera Harapan = Putera Harapan Foundation

 

 

YPKKI

 

Indonesian Consumer Health Empowerment Foundation

 

 

YPSDMI

 

Indonesian Human Resources Development Foundation

 

 

YSRI

 

Indonesian Fine Arts Foundation

 

     

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