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Indonesia Is Using Drones to Catch Tax Cheats

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The tax drone cometh. Above the vast forests of oil-palm and rubber trees in Sumatra and the scattered tin mines on islands to its east, the Indonesian government is flying [...]
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Rupiah extends losses, hits lowest since August 1998

05-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Indonesian rupiah hit a 17-year low versus the dollar on Thursday as Asian currencies slipped broadly after a rise in US bond yields and due to caution ahead of [...]
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N. Korean Officials, Academics to Visit Indonesia in June

04-Jun-2015 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

A number of North Korean officials and professors in the economics sector will visit Indonesia this month. The University of British Columbia’s Canada-DPRK Knowledge [...]
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Corporate Land Grabs in Indonesia

04-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Global Research | 6:00 AM

Borneo human rights organisation files complaint alleging multiple breaches of RSPO standards by palm oil supplier PT. Swadaya Mukti Prakarsa (SMP)/ First Resources. [...]
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52 Filipino fishermen arrested in Indonesia repatriated

04-Jun-2015 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Fifty-two Filipino fishermen arrested in Indonesia for illegal fishing were formally turned over to the Philippine authorities Tuesday, June 2, morning. The ceremony was held [...]
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New bill will challenge tobacco control efforts in Indonesia

04-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

In the new tobacco bill, public health protection is the 5th objective, after increasing tobacco production and state revenues In 2010, a video of a smoking toddler in [...]
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Indonesia on ‘highest alert’ as volcano rumbles

04-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

More than 6,000 residents living near the Mount Sinabung volcano on Indonesia’s Sumatra island were told to evacuate Wednesday following a sharp increase in volcanic [...]
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Asia Resource Minerals says ACE’s takeover offer is best option to secure future

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia-focused coal miner Asia Resource Minerals, at the centre of a battle for control between co-founder Nathaniel Rothschild and Asia Coal (HKSE: 0835.HK – news) [...]
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Australia turns back asylum-seeker boat: Indonesia

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Scores of asylum-seekers have come ashore in eastern Indonesia after their boat was intercepted by the Australian navy and pushed into Indonesian waters as they headed for [...]
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Bank Rakyat plans to collaborate with Bank Rakyat Indonesia

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Bhd (Bank Rakyat) plans to expand its services to Indonesia through a collaboration with the republic’s biggest bank, PT Bank Rakyat [...]
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Indonesia rescues 65 ‘after Australian navy towed away’ asylum boat

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Gmanetwork | 6:00 AM

Indonesian authorities have rescued 65 asylum-seekers trying to reach Australia after their boat ran aground on a reef, Indonesian police said on Tuesday. An Australian [...]
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Indonesia to seek oil supply deals at OPEC meeting

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia will meet with Middle East oil producers on the sidelines of an OPEC meeting in Vienna this week to negotiate possible long-term crude supply agreements for its [...]
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Indonesia motorists to learn about Electronic Road Pricing

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The Jakarta provincial government wants to carry out Electronic Road Pricing (ERP) by the end of 2015 and is expected begin an intensive public campaign to educate motorists [...]
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Indonesia’s size hampers efforts to eradicate child labour: ILO

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

The size of Indonesia, the fourth largest country in Asia, is an obstacle to child labour eradication efforts as the practice is more common in rural areas, says an UN [...]
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Australia stops 54 Lankans, sends them to Indonesia

03-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Colombogazette | 6:00 AM

Australian customs has turned back 65 people, including 54 from Sri Lanka, after their boat reached Australian waters last week, the Sydney Morning Herald reported quoting an [...]
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