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Indonesia Probes Islamic State Links in Police-Station Bombing

07-Jul-2016 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Indonesian authorities were investigating possible links to the militant group Islamic State after a suicide bomber on a motorcycle blew himself up in an attack on a police [...]
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Tax Amnesty Programme Indonesia Launched: Which Investment Instruments?

07-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Indonesia-investments | 6:00 AM

Without giving too much insight into the details and regulations, Indonesian President Joko Widodo launched the tax amnesty programme on Friday (01/07) during a speech in [...]
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Transjakarta Remains Operational During Eid al-Fitr

07-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Tempo | 6:00 AM

Transjakarta spokesperson Prasetia Budi said that Transjakarta buses would remain operational on Eid al-Fitr holiday that falls on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 starting from 9 AM [...]
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Holiday eve bomb attack on police puts Indonesia on alert

07-Jul-2016 Intellasia | The Australian | 6:00 AM

Security has been tightened across Indonesia after a lone suicide bomber on a motorbike attacked a police headquarters in Solo, central Java, killing himself and injuring one [...]
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New haze fears as palm oil firms ditch Indonesia pact

07-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Environmentalists have warned of greater risks of haze and forest fires in Southeast Asia after major palm oil firms ditched a landmark “zero deforestation” pact [...]
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Carbon emissions from Indonesia forest fires hit new high

07-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Eco-business.com | 6:00 AM

The forest fires in Indonesia last year released 11.3 million tonnes of carbon per day, exceeding the daily rate of 8.9 million tonnes of carbon emissions from the whole of [...]
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Indonesia, Saudi Arabia rocked by attacks ahead of Hari Raya

07-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Agencies | 6:00 AM

As the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan approached, Saudi Arabia and Indonesia – two of the world’s largest Muslim countries – suffered a series of [...]
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Attack on holy city of Medina appalls Muslims amid Ramadan violence

07-Jul-2016 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Ramadan draws to a close Tuesday, following weeks of bloodshed throughout the world as Islamist extremists have sought to sow terror during the Muslim holy month. The scale [...]
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Facing bumps, but on the right track: Indonesia’s democratic progress

07-Jul-2016 Intellasia | The Conversation | 6:00 AM

Members of Indonesia’s civil society organisations were euphoric when the country elected Joko Widodo, a political outsider, as president. But two years into his [...]
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Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia suffer bomb attacks just days before Eid holiday

06-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A suicide bomber blew himself up in the early hours of Tuesday morning local time in Surakarta, Indonesia (also called Solo), according to Indonesian authorities. The attack, [...]
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‘Mosque-mobile’ makes praying easier in gridlocked Jakarta

06-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

As the call to prayer rang out across the Indonesian capital, Sutikno faced a dilemma – the devout Muslim needed to set off through Jakarta’s notorious traffic to [...]
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Suspected militant dies in Indonesia suicide bombing

Suspected militant dies in Indonesia suicide bombing

06-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Indonesian police said the militant who died in a suicide bombing Tuesday outside police headquarters in the city of Solo was linked to a leading figure among the Indonesian [...]
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Suicide attack on Indonesian police station, officer injured

06-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A suicide bomber riding a motorbike blew himself up outside an Indonesian police station Tuesday, injuring one officer in an attack officials said was linked to the Islamic [...]
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Indonesia looks to establish itself as a regional Muslim fashion hub by 2020

06-Jul-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Upbeat music, statuesque models, and runway struts: These are elements that constitute every fashion show. The Muslim Fashion Festival (MUFFest) is one such fashion show, [...]
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Indonesian beggars spotted at Joo Chiat Complex during Ramadhan

06-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Safhras Khan | 6:00 AM

A group of four women entered several shops on the third floor of Joo Chiat Complex, carrying large plastic bags for one purpose. Approaching the shop tenants to ask for alms [...]
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