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Ships So Far Sunk Serve as ‘Only a First Warning’

18-Dec-2014 Intellasia | The Jakarta Globe | 6:00 AM

Despite receiving harsh international reactions over the sinking dozens of foreign fishing vessels encroaching Indonesian waters, President Joko Widodo warned that it is only [...]
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Mathew Davies jailed in Indonesia after visa ran out

18-Dec-2014 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

A 25-year-old man has been jailed for six months in Indonesia for violating immigration laws. Mathew Davies, of Blackwood, Caerphilly county, has been held at the [...]
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Former addict fights Indonesia’s drug problem

18-Dec-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

After 15 years of being addicted to drugs, David Gordon was ready to turn his life around, but he soon realised there were others that were still being controlled by [...]
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12 Indonesians Detained in Malaysia Over Syria Travel Plans

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | The Jakarta Globe | 6:00 AM

Twelve Indonesians will be repatriated from Malaysia because authorities fear they may have intended to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State (IS) movement, police said [...]
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Cops detain 7 alleged Indonesian terrorists – Bernama

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

Seven Indonesian nationals were detained in raids conducted in Selangor recently on suspicion of being involved in terrorist activities by making Malaysia as a transit before [...]
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Indonesia’s future lies on the sea: President

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | HHR | 6:00 AM

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo said on Monday that Indonesia’s future was on the sea and that the government would continue to strengthen its maritime [...]
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Indonesia aims to double cocoa output with 2015 revival plan -industry

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s government will launch a $95 million scheme in early 2015 to help double cocoa bean output in the world’s third-largest producer, an industry group [...]
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Indonesia, Singapore Agree to Step Up Sharing of Tax Information

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | The Jakarta Globe | 6:00 AM

Indonesia and Singapore have agreed to step up efforts to share tax-related information to tighten loopholes on tax evasion in each other’s countries, Indonesia’s [...]
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Widodo, Yudhoyono join forces to safeguard democracy

Widodo, Yudhoyono join forces to safeguard democracy

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s current and previous presidents have joined forces to save the country’s local direct elections, fighting to safeguard the process that helped bring [...]
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Indonesia’s Rupiah Erases Losses Amid Intervention Speculation

17-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s rupiah halted a slide that pushed it to the weakest level since the Asian financial crisis after the central bank intervened to stem losses. The rupiah was [...]
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Indonesian landslide death toll rises to 56

Indonesian landslide death toll rises to 56

16-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 9:31 AM

Indonesian rescuers dug through mud with shovels and their bare hands for a third day Monday in the hunt for dozens of people still missing after a landslide engulfed a [...]
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Mudslide Buries Village, Kills Dozens in Indonesia

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

Vladimir Putin’s aggression in Ukraine and other intimidating shows of force have created a “very different kind of scenario” for NATO, according to the [...]
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Indonesia rescuers use earth-movers in landslide rescue as toll rises to 32

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

Indonesian rescuers on Sunday used heavy-lifting equipment for the first time to clear roads leading to the site of a landslide that destroyed a village and killed at least [...]
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Oil-rich Kazakhstan cozying up to rising Indonesia

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

Over the last 23 years, the performance of oil-rich Kazakhstan, the largest economy in Central Asia, has been very impressive. Its per capita gross domestic product (GDP) has [...]
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Indonesia Rupiah Sinks to 16-Year Low as Bonds Slide on Outflows

16-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s rupiah tumbled to its lowest level since the Asian financial crisis as an uptick in dollar buying by local companies before end of the year coincided with a [...]
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