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Indonesian Diaspora 2012: Time to embrace marriage migrants

05-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Thejakartapost | 7:01 AM

The Congress of the Indonesian Diaspora (CID) is just around the corner. Indonesians living overseas are excited for this rare event that some believe is comparable to the [...]
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Manufacturers give Indonesia a closer look

05-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Irishtimes | 7:01 AM

China is set to remain the world’s factory for the foreseeable future, but rising costs, especially in the southern industrial area, combined with state-sponsored [...]
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Indonesia’s BTN picks Credit Suisse to handle $200m rights offering

05-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

Indonesian state-controlled lender PT Bank Tabungan Negara (BTN) picked Credit Suisse as the international sales agent for its planned $200 million rights issue this year, [...]
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Indonesians flaunt growing wealth on the road

05-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Nytimes | 7:01 AM

Tebet is a modest suburb of the Indonesian capital Jakarta, a district where a house costs about $100,000. On tiny lanes outside many of the red-tiled bungalows sit [...]
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Indonesia pulls Out of Dutch tanks deal

05-Jul-2012 Intellasia | The Jakarta Globe | 7:01 AM

Indonesia said Tuesday it had pulled out of a $280 million deal to buy 100 Leopard battle tanks from the Netherlands after waiting several months for the Dutch parliament to [...]
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PM and Indonesian leader begin talks

PM and Indonesian leader begin talks

04-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Bigpondnews | 9:39 AM

The prime minister has begun bilateral talks with Indonesia’s president in Darwin, with people smuggling a major item on the agenda. After an early morning press [...]
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Indonesia’s presidential election 2014 sees first candidate

Indonesia’s presidential election 2014 sees first candidate

04-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Channelnewsasia | 8:05 AM

Indonesia’s presidential election is still two years away but the influential Golkar party has already selected its candidate to succeed President Susuilo Bambang [...]
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Indonesia inflation rises to 4.53pct in June

Indonesia inflation rises to 4.53pct in June

04-Jul-2012 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

Indonesia said Monday inflation rose to 4.53 percent in June, spurred by higher basic food prices including red chillies, a main ingredient in local dishes. The consumer [...]
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Australia to assure Indonesia over boatpeople: PM

Australia to assure Indonesia over boatpeople: PM

03-Jul-2012 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

Prime minister Julia Gillard said she will assure Indonesia that her government is working hard to come up with a plan to deter people-smugglers, after more than 90 people [...]
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Budget airlines bank on Indonesian boom

Budget airlines bank on Indonesian boom

03-Jul-2012 Intellasia | FT.com | 7:01 AM

Tony Fernandes, the flamboyant Malaysian founder of Asia’s biggest budget airline by fleet size, has never met Liana Agustin, a secretary from Jakarta, but he is moving [...]
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Indonesia’s grasp on Papua questioned amid unrest

Indonesia’s grasp on Papua questioned amid unrest

02-Jul-2012 Intellasia | AFP | 7:47 AM

A spate of shootings in Papua over the past month is fuelling charges that trigger-happy Indonesian soldiers are only exacerbating unrest and pro-independence sentiment in [...]
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Indonesian postal service employees launch 3-day strike

30-Jun-2012 Intellasia | Jakarta Globe | 7:01 AM

Roughly 5,000 members of state postal company Pos Indonesia’s workers union on Thursday launched a three-day strike to demand better pay and pension benefits, among [...]
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Indonesian Airline’s fleet to expand 8pct annually, needs pilots – association

Indonesian Airline’s fleet to expand 8pct annually, needs pilots – association

30-Jun-2012 Intellasia | WSJ | 7:01 AM

Indonesia’s domestically driven economy is supporting the country’s airlines in expanding its fleet, although the Southeast Asian nation needs to accelerate its [...]
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Indonesia decides on 50pct increase in industrial gas price

Indonesia decides on 50pct increase in industrial gas price

30-Jun-2012 Intellasia | Jakarta Globe | 7:01 AM

The Indonesian government has decided to increase the price of industrial gas by 50 percent, with the increase to be done in two stages. The agreed increase is only slightly [...]
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Minimarkets poised to win Indonesia’s retail sector battle

30-Jun-2012 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

In Indonesia, the minimarkets are eating the supermarkets’ lunch. Middle class consumers in Southeast Asia’s largest economy are choosing the convenience of [...]
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