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Indonesia should not have to apologise for the haze, says VP Kalla again

28-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Today | 6:00 AM

Indonesia should not have to apologise to its neighbours for the haze, vice President Jusuf Kalla reportedly told Indonesians yesterday (September 24). In a near repeat of a [...]
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10 arrests linked to slave investigation, Indonesia threatens to sink Thai ship

28-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Global News | 6:00 AM

Burmese fisherman Myint Naing was tricked as a young man into slavery on a Thai fishing boat in Indonesia, and spent the next 22 years either at sea or hiding in the jungle. [...]
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Indonesia and the Asean integration: What do foreign investors need to know?

28-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Inman | 6:00 AM

According to Asean.org, the term Asean (Association of South East Asian Nations) Integration refers to the “transformation of Asean into a single market and production [...]
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6.6-magnitude quake sparks panic in Indonesia’s Papua

26-Sep-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 9:30 AM

A powerful 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck the eastern Indonesian region of Papua on Friday (Sep 25), US seismologists said, but no tsunami warning was issued. A powerful [...]
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Indonesia working hard to extinguish forest fires: President

26-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Antara News | 9:30 AM

Indonesia has been working hard to extinguish the forest and land fires in Sumatra and Kalimantan Islands by conducting water bombings and cloud seeding operations, according [...]
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Indonesia to Buy New Submarines from Russia

26-Sep-2015 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 9:30 AM

The Indonesian Navy revealed earlier this week that it plans to purchase two new submarines to augment its fleet. Navy spokesman Co Muhammad Zainuddin told The Jakarta Post [...]
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Indonesia to continue high-speed train project, minister says

26-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Japan Times | 9:30 AM

Indonesia has left open the possibility that it will after all build a high-speed rail link, the country’s first, after saying earlier this month that the project would [...]
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Indonesia to curb rising greenhouse gas emissions; details thin

26-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:30 AM

Indonesia promised on Thursday to curb its rising greenhouse gas emissions by 2030, but a lack of detail made it hard to judge the magnitude of Jakarta’s plan or how [...]
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Indonesia arrests 18 migrants bound for Australia

Indonesia arrests 18 migrants bound for Australia

26-Sep-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 8:01 AM

Indonesian police have arrested 18 migrants who were stranded in the waters off Java island after their boat ran out of fuel as they tried to reach Australia, an official [...]
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Indonesia’s high-speed rail project back on track

25-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Nikkei | 6:00 AM

Indonesia has decided to move forward with its high-speed rail project, according to a government announcement Wednesday, an about-face from a decision earlier this month to [...]
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US man arrested over Bali body-in-bag murder plot

25-Sep-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Police arrested a Chicago man Wednesday in connection with an alleged murder plot that resulted in a dead body found stuffed in a suitcase in a taxi outside a Bali resort. [...]
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Indonesia arrests migrants headed for Australia

25-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

Indonesian police arrest 18 migrants who were stranded in the waters off Java island after their boat ran out of fuel as they tried to reach Australia Indonesian police have [...]
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Singapore air quality ‘very unhealthy’ over Indonesia fires

Singapore air quality ‘very unhealthy’ over Indonesia fires

25-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s air quality reaches ‘very unhealthy’ levels as thick smog from forest fires in Indonesia’s neighbouring island of Sumatra choked the [...]
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Indonesia to tighten PNG border after hostage-taking

25-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Radionz | 6:00 AM

An Indonesian military official says there are plans to tighten security on the border with Papua New Guinea after a recent alleged hostage-taking. Tabloid Jubi reports the [...]
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Indonesia’s Agriculture Ministry recommends 200,000 cattle be imported next quarter but exporters await permits

24-Sep-2015 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

Meat and Livestock Australia is reporting that Indonesia’s Ministry of Agriculture has recommended the country import 200,000 head of feeder cattle from Australia in [...]
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