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Indonesia says 2017 target to complete China-led regional trade deal

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s trade minister Enggartiasto Lukita said on Tuesday the target to complete the China-backed trade deal, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership [...]
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At least 25 dead, dozens missing after quake hits Indonesia’s Aceh

At least 25 dead, dozens missing after quake hits Indonesia’s Aceh

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

At least 25 people were killed and dozens were missing after a magnitude 6.4 earthquake hit the northern Indonesian province of Aceh on Wednesday, officials said, collapsing [...]
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Indonesian child prodigy again up for Grammy

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesian child prodigy Joey Alexander, who has awed crowds with a piano skill beyond his years, was again nominated for a Grammy Award on Tuesday for Best Improvised Jazz [...]
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Indonesia expands protection for peatlands

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia has extended legal protection for its wetlands and peat bogs by expanding a ban on the conversion of these carbon-rich swamps into plantations. The move, if [...]
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Quake in north Indonesia kills 52: official

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesian authorities said the death toll from a 6.5 magnitude earthquake that struck the northern province of Aceh on Wednesday has risen to 52. The number of casualties [...]
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Threat Of Anti-Chinese Riots Grows In An Angry Indonesia

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

Ethnic Chinese in Indonesia live better on the whole than the vast archipelago’s other races, a schism that underpinned riots in 1988. About 1,000 people died then and [...]
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4 killed in landslides in Indonesia

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | IANS | 6:00 AM

Landslides in Banten and Central Java provinces of western Indonesia have left 5 people dead and three others injured, disaster agency official said on Wednesday. In Banten [...]
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Indonesian police start burning massive drug haul

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Police began torching about a tonne of illegal drugs in Jakarta on Tuesday, as Indonesian President Joko Widodo defended his tough war on narcotics. Authorities wheeled out [...]
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Why the ‘treason’ arrests in Indonesia are a worry for Asia-Pacific

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Asia Pacific Report | 6:00 AM

Sri Bintang Pamungkas was arrested in his home in Cibubur, in the outskirts of Indonesia’s capital Jakarta, on early Friday morning, December 2. The civil society [...]
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Politics of the Indonesian city

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Insideindonesia | 6:00 AM

Andy Fuller interviews Abidin Kusno, a professor in the Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University, on his work exploring the pasts and futures of Indonesia’s [...]
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Indonesian group held for treason got money transfers: police

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesian police said on Tuesday they had evidence that a group of people accused of plotting to hijack a protest rally to lead an uprising against the government had [...]
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What’s really at stake in Indonesian street protests

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

It’s not that radical Islam has taken root in Indonesia. The real issue is the misuse of the Quran by reading it out of context. Jakarta recently witnessed its biggest [...]
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Indonesia earthquake with magnitude 6.8 strikes in northern Sumatra

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Dailymail | 6:00 AM

At least 18 people have been killed and dozens more left trapped and injured after an earthquake struck off the coast of Indonesia. Heavy machinery is being used to rescue [...]
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Severe earthquake hits Indonesia

08-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Newshub | 6:00 AM

At least ten people are dead after a strong undersea earthquake rocked Indonesia’s province of Aceh, according to the head of the civil protection agency. Victims [...]
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Indonesia Earthquake Kills at Least 54 People

Indonesia Earthquake Kills at Least 54 People

07-Dec-2016 Intellasia | WSJ | 2:30 PM

A strong undersea quake has rocked Aceh province, collapsing buildings and sparking rescue efforts A strong undersea earthquake rocked Indonesia’s Aceh province early [...]
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