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Indonesia Probes Islamic State Ties in Terror Arrests

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Police arrested seven suspected terrorists over the weekend, including four foreigners, and said they were investigating them for possible links to the militant group Islamic [...]
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Executive Column: ZTE aims to ride Indonesia’s future 4G market wave

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

Chinese cell phone maker ZTE Corporation, in partnership with Lippo Group-affiliated firm PT Internux, known for its mobile broadband Wi-Fi router Bolt, recently launched the [...]
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Indonesia growth: 5pct is not good enough

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Finance Asia | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s president-elect Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has promised GDP growth of 7 percent by 2019. However, infrastructure is in a parlous state, commodity [...]
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14 killed, 12 missing as boat sinks in Indonesia

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A boat sank on Sunday (Sep 14) in bad weather off eastern Indonesia, killing at least 14 people and leaving 12 others missing, an official said. The long wooden boat carrying [...]
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Mitsubishi Corp may invest in Indonesia auto plant

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Brecorder | 6:00 AM

Japan’s Mitsubishi Corp is considering investing in a new car factory in Indonesia with its partners, the trading house said, as the country seeks to lure investments [...]
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Indonesia’s secret treasures: islands passed over by loggers, hunters and conservationists

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Mongabay. | 6:00 AM

A few months ago I was asked to conduct a wildlife survey on a rarely visited island somewhere in Indonesia. For reasons explained below I will not disclose its name. Suffice [...]
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J Trust selected as successful bidder for Indonesia’s Bank Mutiara

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Japan’s J Trust Co Ltd said it has been selected as a bidder for Indonesia’s PT Bank Mutiara Tbk and will be allowed to have full ownership of the Indonesian [...]
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Indonesia arrests four Turks over Islamic State link

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s anti-terrorism police have arrested four Turks suspected of being linked to the Islamic State jihadist group, a spokesman said on Sunday. The elite [...]
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Indonesia Probes Islamic State Ties in Terror Arrests

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Police arrested seven suspected terrorists over the weekend, including four foreigners, and said they were investigating them for possible links to the militant group Islamic [...]
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Indonesia confident it will host next Asian Games

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Indonesian officials are confident they will return from the Asian Games in South Korea with confirmation that their country will host the next edition, and are pitching a [...]
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Jakarta school rape scandal claims emerge of secret rooms magic stone

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Statements to police by a 6-year-old alleged rape victim and his mother assert that the boy was attacked by staff members in “secret rooms” at the Jakarta [...]
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Newmont to resume normal operations in Indonesia as standoff with government ends

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Nasdaq | 6:00 AM

Newmont Mining ( NEM ) has announced signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the government of Indonesia, which will result in the company receiving a permit to [...]
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Refining the role of government in the Australia – Indonesia live cattle trade

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Eastasiaforum | 6:00 AM

The governments of Australia and Indonesia have become heavily involved in the live cattle trade. The 2011 Australian ban on live cattle exports to Indonesia, after some [...]
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Indonesia’s 10-Year Yield in Biggest Weekly Increase in a Month

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s bonds fell this week, with the 10-year yield rising by the most in a month, on concern a potential fuel cost increase will cause inflation to quicken. [...]
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Indonesia cops press boyfriend in suitcase murder case

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | USA today | 6:00 AM

Police have confronted one of the suspects in the murder of 62-year-old Chicago socialite Sheila von Wiese Mack with evidence that could suggest premeditation. [...]
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