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Indonesia president defends fuel hike plan after protests

Indonesia president defends fuel hike plan after protests

20-Jun-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on Tuesday defended his government’s plan to hike fuel prices for the first time since 2008, a day after police battled [...]
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Indonesia faces economic pain from fuel price hike

20-Jun-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s planned hike in fuel prices will drive 2013 inflation to a five-year high and pressure the central bank to raise interest rates again even as the increased [...]
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Singapore, Indonesia tussle over haze problem

20-Jun-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Smog from forest fires in Indonesia stayed at unhealthy levels in Singapore on Tuesday as the two neighbours blamed each other for the seasonal problem. Singapore’s [...]
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Indonesia Allocates $302 Million to Back Geothermal Exploration

20-Jun-2013 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia started a fund to finance the exploration of geothermal energy resources as the nation seeks to reduce its dependence on fossil fuels for electricity. The finance [...]
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Tensions over beef trade with Indonesia continue

20-Jun-2013 Intellasia | ABC.net | 6:00 AM

Former Ambassador to Indonesia, Bill Farmer says the decision to suspend live cattle exports over animal welfare, is an ongoing irritant in the relationship. Talking to an [...]
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Iran, Indonesia to enhance media relations

20-Jun-2013 Intellasia | Presstv | 6:00 AM

Iranian deputy Foreign minister Ramin Mehmanparast has stressed the importance of expanding cooperation with Indonesia in the media sector. In a meeting with his Indonesian [...]
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Garuda Indonesia Pits 747-8 Against A380 for Hajj Trips

20-Jun-2013 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

PT Garuda Indonesia (GIAA) is considering the purchase of Airbus SAS A380s or Boeing Co (BA). 747-8 jumbo jets in partnership with its government to help ferry religious [...]
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Indonesia misses bond sale target again

20-Jun-2013 Intellasia | Businesstimes | 6:00 AM

Indonesia missed its target at a bond sale yesterday for the second time in a row on speculation that the falling rupiah and uncertainty over the timing of a fuel-price [...]
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Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia & Singapore Agree On 700 MHz Band Plan

19-Jun-2013 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

The Authority for Info-communications Technology Industry of Brunei Darussalam (AITI), the Direktorat Jenderal Sumber Daya dan Perangkat Pos dan Informatika of Indonesia (DG [...]
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Japan’s Venture Republic invests in price comparison site Telunjuk, its first deal in Indonesia

19-Jun-2013 Intellasia | Thenextweb | 6:00 AM

Indonesia-based price comparison site Telunjuk has landed an undisclosed round of funding from Japan-based Venture Republic, which marks the firms’s first deal in [...]
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Indonesia ignored requests to free Patrick Alexander, says son

19-Jun-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The son of detained businessperson Patrick Alexander says Indonesian authorities have ignored high-level Australian requests for him to be freed. “I’m [...]
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Facebook has 64m active Indonesian users

19-Jun-2013 Intellasia | Thejakartapost | 6:00 AM

Facebook has revealed it has 64 million users in Indonesia who actively access their accounts on a monthly basis and says this number puts the country in the social [...]
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Garuda Indonesia to serve new route to Port Moresby

19-Jun-2013 Intellasia | Islandsbusiness | 6:00 AM

National flag carrier Garuda Indonesia will start serving the Jakarta-Port Moresby route in August, as it seeks to fly to untapped new markets in the Oceania region. Papua [...]
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Indonesia parliament paves way for fuel hike amid protests

Indonesia parliament paves way for fuel hike amid protests

19-Jun-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesian lawmakers on Monday approved a revised budget in a move that paves the way for the first hike in fuel prices since 2008 amid nationwide protests against the [...]
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Indonesia MPs seal fuel price hike after backing help for poor

Indonesia MPs seal fuel price hike after backing help for poor

19-Jun-2013 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s parliament paved the way on Monday for a jump in gasoline and diesel prices after months of delay that have undermined confidence in the government and the [...]
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