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61 warships secure western parts of Indonesia

27-May-2015 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

Sixty-one warships have been deployed to secure Indonesia’s maritime territory in the western parts of the country, Navy chief of staff Adm. Ade Supandi has said. The [...]
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Govt urged to get closer to Indonesia

27-May-2015 Intellasia | Radionz | 6:00 AM

The government is being encouraged to boost security ties with Indonesia as it puts together its latest defence strategy Victoria University analysts hope to see Indonesia [...]
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Aceh to Provide Roadmap for Indonesia’s Islamic Banking Ambition

27-May-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s bid to rival Malaysia as a Shariah finance hub just took on greater impetus with a plan by Aceh province to convert its development bank to one that [...]
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This satellite firm wants to be the ‘budget airline’ of the internet game in rural Indonesia

27-May-2015 Intellasia | Coconut | 6:00 AM

Kacific and BigNet, on the other hand, will primarily target Indonesia’s rural areas. “We want to be sort of the low-cost airline of this industry,” says [...]
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Indonesia gripped by plastic rice scare

27-May-2015 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

A SCARE over rice contaminated with plastic grains has gripped Indonesia as officials in provinces from Aceh to South Sulawesi and across populous Java conduct checks on rice [...]
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Indonesia’s military creeping back into civilian affairs

27-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Nearly two decades after Indonesia’s military was squeezed out of civilian affairs with the downfall of strongman leader Suharto, President Joko “Jokowi” [...]
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Indonesia military extending its influence in civilian life: study

27-May-2015 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

It could be that the president is closing his eyes to this to gather support from the military given his weak political support in parliament” The Indonesian military [...]
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India reaches out to Indonesia’s Buddhist community

27-May-2015 Intellasia | Zeenews | 6:00 AM

India has reached out to the large Buddhist community in Indonesia, which has the world`s largest Muslim population, by organising an exhibition on the Buddha. “Buddha [...]
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Commentary: Harnessing Indonesia’s Demographic Dividend

27-May-2015 Intellasia | The Jakarta Globe | 6:00 AM

Today Indonesia’s population is composed of more working-age people than ever before, both in absolute numbers (157 million potential workers) and as a proportion of [...]
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Kadin Looks to Boost Development in Eastern Indonesia

27-May-2015 Intellasia | The Jakarta Globe | 6:00 AM

The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, or Kadin, will form an institute to solicit funding and draw more investment to accelerate development in eastern Indonesia. [...]
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Indonesian minister fears government sabotage in contaminated rice scare

27-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s home minister called for a police investigation into the suspected contamination of rice with plastic, saying it may be an attempt at sabotaging the [...]
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Indonesian police shoot dead two terror suspects, arrest seven others linked to most-wanted Santoso

27-May-2015 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

Indonesian police have shot dead two suspected terrorist cell members and arrested seven others after a shootout in Central Sulawesi. The Indonesian terrorist group East [...]
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Indonesia Joins Search for Bangladeshi and Rohingya Muslim Migrants at Sea

26-May-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Operation started Saturday morning and extends to Indonesia-Malaysia maritime boundary The search for thousands of migrants and refugees from Bangladesh and Myanmar abandoned [...]
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170 kids on their own among migrants to arrive in Indonesia

170 kids on their own among migrants to arrive in Indonesia

26-May-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

It was just the two of them, brother and sister, out on the open ocean with hundreds of other desperate migrants, mostly Rohingya Muslims fleeing their homes in Myanmar. For [...]
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Indonesia’s military creeps back into civilian affairs

26-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Nearly two decades after Indonesia’s military was squeezed out of civilian affairs with the downfall of strongman leader Suharto, President Joko Widodo is drawing the [...]
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