Tag Archive: RGE

Irwan Hidayat Took a Family Business Public to Become Highly Successful

Irwan Hidayat recently spoke to a group of Indonesian young would-be entrepreneurs in an installment of the Tanoto Entrepreneurship Series. The series, founded by RGE Group CEO Sukanto Tanoto, invites… Read more >

Susi Pudjiastuti – Self-Made Entrepreneur and Government Leader

In October 2014, Indonesian President Joko Widodo appointed the first-ever high school dropout to his country’s cabinet. At the time of her appointment, Susi Pudjiastuti, the new Minister of Marine… Read more >

Like Indonesia, Africa Aims to Help Entrepreneurs Succeed

Across the developing world, new initiatives are working to encourage and sustain entrepreneurism, to the benefit of both individual entrepreneurs and entire societies. In Indonesia, self-made businessman and philanthropist Sukanto… Read more >

RGE Journalism Workshop Helps Hone Newsroom Skills

RGE Group, the $15 billion family of natural resources-based manufacturing companies headed by Indonesian philanthropist and entrepreneur Sukanto Tanoto, recently hosted its third annual Journalism Workshop. For the five-day 2014… Read more >

Tanoto Foundation Offers Instrumental Support to Student Inventors

Muchammad Adib, a student at Gadjah Mada University in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, and his two colleagues in the school’s engineering program, have created an impressive new way for visually impaired individuals… Read more >

Chinese Students Participate in Environmental Art Contest by RGE

The RGE Group of corporations headed by Indonesian-born entrepreneur and philanthropist Sukanto Tanoto does business throughout the world, including in China. Mr. Tanoto and his family additionally support numerous community development efforts,… Read more >

The Developing World Needs Renewable Energy Sources

Indonesian entrepreneur Sukanto Tanoto heads a $15 billion operation: the RGE Group of natural resources, energy, and agricultural production companies he founded more than 40 years ago. As the chief… Read more >

Tanoto Foundation Seeks to Discover What Makes a Good Entrepreneur

The Tanoto Foundation, established by self-made Indonesian entrepreneur Sukanto Tanoto and his wife, funds a wide range of programs that benefit underserved people in Indonesia and other parts of the… Read more >