Click for Jakarta, Indonesia Forecast

Category: IndonesiaSubscribe via RSS Feed

Haze-hit Indonesian province declares emergency

Haze-hit Indonesian province declares emergency

01-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

An Indonesian province at the heart of a Southeast Asian smog crisis last year has declared a state of emergency after being blanketed in thick haze from forest fires, [...]
» More

Anti-haze laws ‘could spur on-the-ground enforcement in Indonesia’

Anti-haze laws ‘could spur on-the-ground enforcement in Indonesia’

01-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Today Online | 6:00 AM

The Republic’s proposed laws to deal with producers that contribute to transboundary haze could help reduce tensions with Indonesia and spur on-the-ground enforcement [...]
» More

Corruption fears loom over Indonesian elections

01-Mar-2014 Intellasia | DW | 6:00 AM

As Indonesia prepares to elect a new parliament and president in the coming months, DW examines how political graft is undermining the Southeast Asian country’s [...]
» More

Indonesia’s Batik Air to launch international service

01-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer.net | 6:00 AM

An airline owned by Indonesia’s Lion Group announced Thursday it will launch international services with a flight from Jakarta to Singapore later this year. Batik Air, [...]
» More

Presidential hopefuls jostle for position

01-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Financial Times | 6:00 AM

It is 7am in the bustling port city of Balikpapan and Dahlan Iskan, Indonesia’s 62-year-old minister for state-owned enterprises, is doing aerobics to the 1970s disco [...]
» More

Australian navy blew up asylum boat: Indonesia police

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asylum-seekers who washed ashore in Indonesia have claimed the Australian navy blew up their vessel after forcing the would-be refugees into a lifeboat and turning them back [...]
» More

Brunei detains Indonesian on terror suspicions: report

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Brunei authorities have detained an Indonesian national with links to Southeast Asian militant group Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) for alleged “terrorist-related [...]
» More

Indonesia, Jordan Agree to Boost Ties

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Thejakartaglobe | 6:00 AM

Indonesia and Jordan are seeking to boost their cooperation and the transfer of technology in the defense industry, a minister said on Wednesday. “Bilateral and defense [...]
» More

Indonesian Killed in Malaysia Shooting Accident

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Thejakartaglobe | 6:00 AM

An Indonesian migrant worker from East Nusa Tenggara was fatally shot in Malaysia during a hunting trip with a friend of his employer, an official confirmed. “The [...]
» More

Indonesia’s volcanic eruptions expose need to prepare for disasters

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Theguardian | 6:00 AM

As Indonesia deals with the aftermath of two volcanic eruptions, experts question whether the country is adequately prepared to cope with similar events from the dozens of [...]
» More

Indonesia wants to be great power: report

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | News | 6:00 AM

AUSTRALIA should prepare for Indonesia trying to assert itself as a great regional power in coming years, but the posturing won’t be aimed at its southern neighbour. A [...]
» More

Indonesia’s Riau declares State of Emergency over haze

Indonesia’s Riau declares State of Emergency over haze

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Todayonline | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s Riau province yesterday declared a State of Emergency and sought help from the central government as choking haze from forest fires and a dry spell worsened [...]
» More

Rusal CEO: Mineral Export Ban Will Benefit Indonesia

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Aluminum producer United Co. Rusal PLC accepted Indonesia’s controversial move to restrict the export of mineral ores and said it would build a refinery to comply with [...]
» More

Bank Indonesia’s Martowardojo Sees Limited Gains for Rupiah

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesian central bank Governor Agus Martowardojo said the rupiah probably will trade around current levels and gains will be limited. Businesses should not hope for [...]
» More

Indonesia Losing 1500 Islands to Rising Sea

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | IBTimes | 6:00 AM

About 1,500 islands in Indonesia are threatened by the rising sea levels and are considered at high or extreme risk. The islands will be under water by 2050, according to [...]
» More