• Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:10:39
    Thailand ranks high in SE Asia e-commerce
    Thailand’s mobile traffic is the second-highest in Southeast Asia, research by iPrice shows, collating data from more 1,000 eCommerce players in Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines and Vietnam.
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  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:19:35
    Thais told to avoid area around Mount Sinabung volcano
    The Thai Embassy in Indonesia has warned its nationals to avoid the area near the rumbling Mount Sinabung volcano on Sumatra island that has sent a massive column of ash and smoke about 5,000 metres into the air.
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  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:14:14
    Indonesians arrested for shooting an orangutan some 130 times
    Four Indonesian men have been arrested over the killing of an orangutan shot some 130 times with an air rifle, police said Monday, in the latest fatal attack on a critically endangered species.
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  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Indonesia must tackle problem of rising intolerance
    While the police investigation into the attack on a Catholic church in Yogyakarta is underway, many have been quick to express concern about the creeping intolerance facing the nation, contrary to our billing, and the world’s image of us, as – previously – a tolerant country.
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Indonesia faces a serious problem of ‘overcriminalisation’
    It is easy to go to jail in Indonesia. If you say anything wrong about someone’s religion, you could go to jail. If you offend anyone on Twitter, you could go to jail. Indonesia is no longer ruled by European overlords and the New Order regime was overthrown 20 years ago, so why do we still have to fear the state while doing harmless things? 
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Indonesian fruit to Australia
    Indonesia will soon export mangoes and dragon fruit to Australia, a decision made during the 21st meeting of the Working Group on Agriculture, Food and Forestry Cooperation (WGAFFC) between Australia and Indonesia, held in Melbourne from February 14 to 15.
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:12:49
    A focus on national identity
    Some of the most important works of leading Indonesian leading artist Entang Wiharso are now on show at Tang Contemporary Art in the exhibition “Half Degree of Separation”.
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Romance of the road
    Singles, couples and whole families can all enjoy travelling, whether near or far
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 05:03:53
    Indonesia beats China to clinch Asia Team title
    Defending champions Indonesia defeated favourites China 3-1 in dramatic fashion to claim the Asia Team Championship badminton title on Sunday in Malaysia. 
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 13:48:40
    Bali volcano evacuees allowed to return home as alert level lowered
    Thousands of people who were forced to evacuate their houses on the Indonesian island of Bali because of a rumbling volcano can now return home, authorities said Saturday as they lowered Mount Agung's alert level.
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  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Indonesia export boost urged to offset debts
    INDONESIA’S central bank says the country needs to boost its exports amid rising foreign debt as the government seeks to accelerate its infrastructure projects.
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Pertamina discovers new gas reserves
    INDONESIA’S STATE-OWNED energy giant Pertamina, through its upstream subsidiary Pertamina Hulu Energi (PHE), has discovered new gas reserves amounting to 84 billion standard cubic feet (bscf) in the Abar block in West Java.
  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 17:50:50
    SE Asia arms spending to surge this year amid lack of conventional threats
    SINGAPORE, Indonesia and Thailand have the highest defence budgets in Southeast Asia, US-based Honeywell Aerospace vice president Tim Van Luven said at group interview at the Singapore Airshow 2018 yesterday.
  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Is Indonesian democracy in retreat?
    Democracy moves in a mysterious way. As a form of government it is always in flux, with some countries making a transition from dictatorship in one moment, while others jettisoning the system in another. There’s no assurance that once a country achieves democracy, it will stay in the game for eternity.
  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Indonesia revokes 32 rules to boost investment climate
    THE ENERGY and Mineral Resources Ministry has revoked 32 regulations, whether in the form of ministerial regulations or ministerial decrees, in a move that is expected to streamline bureaucracy and improve the country's investment climate.
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