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Facing Blasphemy Charges, Indonesian Politician ‘Happy That History Chose Me’

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | NPR | 6:00 AM

As he wends his way through the crowded alleys of a low-income neighbourhood, Jakarta Gov. Basuki Tjahaja Purnama stops to pick up a young Muslim girl in a headscarf, as [...]
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Indonesia: Ahok back to work as Jakarta governor this weekend

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Asiancorrespondent | 6:00 AM

JAKARTA’s minority Christian governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama is expected to return to his City Hall job this weekend, once his three-month official [...]
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Indonesia bans pre-election Islamist rally

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Police in the Indonesian capital Jakarta have banned a rally organised by Islamist groups ahead of next week’s hotly-contested election to lead the city, officials said [...]
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Indonesia told to cooperate with Asean peers

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

Indonesia should increase its higher education learning competitiveness index by improving synergy with other Asean countries. “We have to be innovative and open to [...]
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Indonesia Port Disruptions Cause Coal Shipping Delays

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Gcaptain | 6:00 AM

Loading disruptions at ports in East and South Kalimantan on the Indonesian side of Borneo island are causing a coal supply shortage in one of the world’s most [...]
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Australia looking to soothe ties with Indonesia

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Newstalkzb | 6:00 AM

Australian and Indonesian defence officials are set to meet in Jakarta on Wednesday – just over a month after language training ties between the two countries were [...]
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Indonesia’s Bukit Asam to raise 2017 coal output by 26pct: CEO

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s PT Bukit Asam plans to increase coal production 26 percent in 2017 to 24 million tonnes, the chief executive of the state-owned company said, amid improved [...]
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Australian woman gives evidence at Sara Connor’s Indonesia trial

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AAP | 6:00 AM

An Australian tourist says she thought a man and woman were being “attacked” the night Sara Connor and her boyfriend allegedly killed a Bali police officer. An [...]
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Refugees in Indonesia protest slow UN resettlement process

08-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asylum seekers who have been in Indonesia for years rallied in the capital on Monday urging the UN refugee agency to speed up the process of resettling them in third [...]
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Indonesia to hold court hearing into Goldman Sachs’s billion-dollar dispute with tycoon

08-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia will hold a court hearing on Tuesday into a billion-dollar dispute between Goldman Sachs (GS.N) and a local tycoon, who says the Wall Street giant’s unit [...]
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Getting Australia-Indonesia Military Ties Back on Track

Getting Australia-Indonesia Military Ties Back on Track

08-Feb-2017 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Australia’s army chief visit an opportunity to smooth over ties following a recent spat. This week, Australia’s army chief Angus Campbell will meet [...]
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Joko Widodo visit back on next month as protest pressure eases

08-Feb-2017 Intellasia | The Australian | 6:00 AM

Indonesian President Joko Widodo will make his first state visit to Australia later this month, rescheduling a tour cancelled last November following protests demanding the [...]
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Youtube comments could bring tougher sentence for US woman in Bali suitcase murder

08-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Prosecutors in Indonesia are examining online video comments by a US woman jailed for 10 years over the 2014 murder of her mother on the resort island of Bali to decide if [...]
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Indonesia ‘deradicalising’ 75 people deported from Turkey over Islamic State links

08-Feb-2017 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

Indonesia says it is midway through a month-long deradicalisation of 75 people who were deported from Turkey for attempting to join the Islamic State group. Authorities said [...]
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Indonesian man killed by lightning strike in Johor

08-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

An Indonesian man who was working on a raft used for breeding mussels was killed after being struck by lightning and falling into the sea off Kampung Kuala Masai, Masai here [...]
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