Bankers say Indonesia is Asia's best investment opportunity

Indonesia has become an attractive destination for portfolio investors.

Indonesia's failure to develop its manufacturing export sector has resulted in a lucky side effect. While its Asian neighbours have suffered severe contractions in growth, the regional giant's dependence on domestic consumption and long-term global demand for its natural resources has maintained its economic engine in working order. And anti-corruption measures and signs of improved corporate governance are forcing a reassessment of its place in investor's portfolios.

It is no exaggeration to say that Indonesia has joined the...

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