Click for Jakarta, Indonesia Forecast

Category: IndonesiaSubscribe via RSS Feed

Indonesia city bans Uber in taxi app’s latest woe

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

Uber has fallen foul of authorities in the Indonesian city of Bandung, with the local government banning the controversial taxi-hailing app, the latest in a series of [...]
» More

Indonesia enlists soldiers to fight raging forest fires

12-Sep-2015 Intellasia | PDA | 6:00 AM

More than 1,000 soldiers were being deployed on Indonesia’s Sumatra island to fight forest fires, an official said today. Thick smog from the forest fires returned to [...]
» More

RM5,000 fine for Indonesian who threatened to blow up jet at Penang airport

12-Sep-2015 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

A 61-year-old Indonesian farmer who threatened to blow up a plane at the Penang International Airport in Bayan Lepas on Wednesday, was fined RM5,000, in default six [...]
» More

Indonesia deploys military to fight forest fires

12-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Oneindia | 6:00 AM

The Indonesian military sent over 1,000 soldiers to South Sumatra province on Thursday to put out ongoing forest fires, the media reported. This comes after the national [...]
» More

A New Indonesia Military Boost Near the South China Sea?

12-Sep-2015 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Earlier this week, the Indonesian defense minister said that the country would boost its defenses near the South China Sea in anticipation of future threats. Defense minister [...]
» More

Indonesia to become full OPEC member in December: Energy minister

12-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Tvnewsroom | 6:00 AM

US crude was at $44.31 per barrel at 0425 GMT, down $1.74 since Friday’s close, weighed down by the closure of the largest crude distillation unit at Exxon Mobil [...]
» More

With Indonesia’s return, OPEC evolves to stay relevant

12-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Csmonitor | 6:00 AM

The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries said this week it would readmit a member whose energy balance doesn’t exactly live up to the storied cartel’s [...]
» More

Jokowi: Economy Remains a Problem

12-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Tempo | 6:00 AM

During a luncheon with a number of Indonesian rectors held at the State Palace today, President Joko Widodo spoke about the various problems the country must face and [...]
» More

Labour Rules Muddle New Indonesian Investment Push

12-Sep-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

A new Indonesian push to attract foreign investors was generally welcomed on Thursday, though one particular irritant to them remains: rules aimed at curbing the foreign [...]
» More

It was brave for Indonesia’s President to decline bids from Japan and China

12-Sep-2015 Intellasia | The Globe and Mail | 6:00 AM

After Indonesia’s enthusiastic election last year of Joko Widodo, the country – desperately in need of new infrastructure for its booming population of more than [...]
» More

Indonesia unveils stimulus to bolster economy, currency

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

Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Wednesday unveiled a series of stimulus measures to lift slowing growth in Southeast Asia’s top economy and shore up the [...]
» More

Freeport Indonesia cuts copper sales forecast due to El Nino

11-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Freeport-McMoRan has revised down its forecast for copper concentrate sales from its Indonesian unit, an official at the US mining giant said, after milling operations were [...]
» More

Forest-Fire Haze Harming Air Quality in Indonesia, Singapore

11-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Smog caused by slash-and-burn agriculture in Indonesia is continuing to foul air quality as far away as Singapore, with readings in some parts of Sumatra island deemed [...]
» More

Indonesia deploys military to fight forest fires in Sumatra

11-Sep-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The Indonesian military has sent more than 1,000 soldiers to South Sumatra province on Thursday (Sep 10) to put out ongoing forest fires. The personnel departed from a [...]
» More

Indonesia’s Forest Fires Choke Malaysia, Singapore: ‘Burning Land….Just for Fun’

11-Sep-2015 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

Planes can’t land, schools are closed, states of emergency imposed and the Indonesian President Joko Widodo makes a surprise visit to still-smoking South Sumatra. This [...]
» More