Indonesia's fin ministry sets 3-yr retail sukuk coupon at 8 pct

JAKARTA Wed Feb 2, 2011 4:11am EST

JAKARTA Feb 2 (Reuters) - Indonesia's finance ministry has set the coupon for its planned three-year retail Islamic bonds or sukuk at 8 percent, debt office chief Rahmat Waluyanto told Reuters on Wednesday.

Waluyanto said last month the sukuk, aimed at individual investors, would be issued on Feb. 23. (Reporting by Adriana Nina Kusuma; Editing by Neil Chatterjee)