The deposit facility and the lending facility rate were also left unchanged at 5.75 percent and 7.50 percent, respectively.
The central bank targets the inflation rate at 4.5 percent plus or minus 1 percent for 2014 and 4 percent plus or minus 1 percent for 2015. In June, the inflation rate slowed to 6.9 percent, the lowest rate in twelve months.
Later in July, the central bank Governor said that the current account deficit could reach 4 percent of the GDP in the second quarter of this year. In 2013, the country’s current account gap widened to 3.3 percent of the GDP, due to a falling rupiah.