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Indonesian villagers ‘mistook sex toy for angel’

04-May-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesian villagers thought they had been blessed by an angel fallen from heaven when a beautiful doll washed up on a beach – only to discover it was an inflatable sex [...]
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Indonesia seeks to secure release of four more hostages

04-May-2016 Intellasia | Antara News | 6:00 AM

After the release on Sunday of ten Indonesian sailors taken hostage since March by the Abu Sayyaf rebels in southern Philippines, the Indonesian government is now [...]
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Hundreds promoting independence detained in Indonesia’s Papua

04-May-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesian police on Monday detained hundreds of pro-independence demonstrators in the eastern province of Papua on the anniversary of Dutch New Guinea’s 1963 [...]
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Hundreds of Papuans arrested in mass Indonesian crackdown

04-May-2016 Intellasia | Asia Pacific Report | 6:00 AM

Indonesian security forces and police have arrested hundreds of Papuan demonstrators during rallies today in support of the United Liberation Movement for West Papua and its [...]
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Ross O’Brien – Indonesia taking wrong lesson from China web policy

04-May-2016 Intellasia | Nikkei | 6:00 AM

Indonesia has been a compelling market for internet and social media companies for some time. The world’s fourth-most populous nation is roughly tied with Brazil for [...]
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Japan’s Kyokuto Kaihatsu to build parking garages in Indonesia

04-May-2016 Intellasia | Nikkei | 6:00 AM

Kyokuto Kaihatsu Kogyo has broken into Indonesia’s parking-garage market, seeking to focus on expanding overseas rather than in Japan, where growth prospects are dim. [...]
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Indonesia massacre survivors give govt list of mass graves

04-May-2016 Intellasia | Hindustan Times | 6:00 AM

Survivors of Indonesia’s anti-communist massacres in 1965 submitted a list of what they say are more than 100 mass graves to the government on Monday after the [...]
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Citi Indonesia posts Rp 633 billion profit

04-May-2016 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

Citi Indonesia recorded Rp633 billion ( $48 million ) in net profits in the first quarter this year, a 12 percent rise from Rp 567 billion in the same period last year. The [...]
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Indonesia detains hundreds of pro-independence demonstrators in Papua

04-May-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesian police have detained hundreds of pro-independence demonstrators in the eastern province of Papua on the anniversary of Dutch New Guinea’s 1963 integration [...]
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Doomed AirAsia plane flew 78 times between Perth and Bali with fault for 12 months

04-May-2016 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

An Indonesia AirAsia plane that crashed into the Java Sea in 2014, killing all on board, made 78 trips between Perth and Bali with a mechanical fault in the 12 months leading [...]
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No ransom paid for release of 10 crewmen, says Indonesia

04-May-2016 Intellasia | The Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Indonesia said yesterday that no ransom was paid for the release of 10 Indonesian crewmen who walked free after more than a month in the hands of Abu Sayyaf militants in the [...]
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Indonesia Market Poised To Halt Losing Streak

04-May-2016 Intellasia | Nasdaq | 6:00 AM

The Indonesia stock market has moved lower in back-to-back sessions, sliding more than 40 points or 0.8 percent along the way. The Jakarta Composite Index now rests just shy [...]
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Indonesia’s Q1 GDP Growth Seen Inching up to 5.05pct

04-May-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s economy likely grew at virtually the same annual pace in the first quarter as in October-December, a Reuters poll showed, indicating slow recovery so far [...]
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Indonesia-Philippines leaders’ communication key in the release of hostages

04-May-2016 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

Direct communication between President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and his Philippine counterpart Benigno Aquino III was crucial in the release of 10 Indonesian seamen [...]
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Militants threatened to slit our throats: Indonesian hostage

04-May-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An Indonesian sailor told Monday how Philippine Islamic militants threatened to slit his throat during a terrifying kidnap ordeal, a day after he and nine other crew members [...]
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