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New govt will not mean shift in foreign policy: Indonesia’s FM

09-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Channelnewsasia | 6:00 AM

There will be no fundamental change to Jakarta’s foreign policies, even when a new government takes over, Indonesia’s Foreign minister Dr Marty Natalegawa said. A [...]
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2013 in a snaphot: Who got what investment in Indonesian tech industry

09-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

e27 compiles some big investments made in the digi-tech industry in Indonesia in 2013. Many of these are Round 1 and 2, reflecting maturity of the market The year 2014 looks [...]
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Indonesian online marketplace startup Bukalapak surged in 2013, looks forward to 2014

09-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s online marketplace scene is quite crowded, and a clear cut winner has yet to emerge. Bukalapak, one of the biggest C2C marketplaces in the country, just [...]
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INDONESIA PRESS-Mitra Adiperkasa to open 250 new outlets in 2014-Investor Daily

09-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

PT Mitra Adiperkasa, Indonesia’s largest upmarket retailer that owns exclusive rights from leading brands such as Starbucks Corp, plans to spend 600 billion rupiah [...]
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16 Indonesians die after drinking bootleg alcohol

16 Indonesians die after drinking bootleg alcohol

08-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Sixteen Indonesians have died and nine are fighting for their lives after drinking bootleg alcohol to celebrate New Year’s Eve on the main island of Java, police said [...]
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Indonesia jails extremist over Burma embassy plot

08-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An Indonesian court jailed an Islamic extremist for seven and a half years Monday over an “evil” plot to bomb the Myanmar embassy to avenge the killing of [...]
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Indonesia says Australian Navy ‘pushed’ back asylum seeker boat

08-Jan-2014 Intellasia | ABC.net | 6:00 AM

Indonesian authorities say the Australian Navy forced an asylum seeker boat back towards Indonesia, where it ran out of fuel and ran aground. The incident allegedly happened [...]
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Indonesia scales back sharp gas price rise

08-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Gulfnews | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s state-owned oil and gas firm Pertamina on Monday bowed to government pressure and cut the price of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) after the president raised [...]
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Baby products e-store Bilna raises funds, to expand into new vertical

08-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Bilna, an Indonesian e-store for baby products, has received funds from 5 Asian investors. It also claims more than 1,000 orders a day. Bilna.com, an Indonesian online shop [...]
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Games anyone? WeChat quietly rolls out games in Indonesia

08-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesians loved the social gaming experience in messaging apps Line and KakaoTalk in 2013, and now WeChat wants to join the party. The China-based messaging app quietly [...]
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Rupiah Hits 2008 Low on Taper as Indonesia Markets Dollar Bonds

08-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s rupiah fell to the lowest level since 2008 on concern a foreign-currency shortage in local markets will worsen as the Federal Reserve cuts stimulus. The [...]
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Indonesian volcano erupts 30 times as 20,000 displaced

Indonesian volcano erupts 30 times as 20,000 displaced

07-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An Indonesian volcano that has erupted relentlessly for months shot volcanic ash into the air 30 times on Saturday, forcing further evacuations with more than 20,000 people [...]
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NSN helps Telkomsel upgrade GSM, 3G network and provide Indonesia’s first public LTE services

07-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Prweb | 6:00 AM

Customers of Telkomsel, Indonesia’s largest telecom operator, now enjoy higher quality voice and data services with improved network capacity, speed and coverage, [...]
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Biggest Indonesian Fund to Boost Equities, Bonds: Southeast Asia

07-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s biggest pension fund plans to boost equity and bond holdings in 2014 as it expects domestic consumption and a possible reduction in interest rates to raise [...]
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Indonesia Jumps Suspected Terrorists in New Year Shootout

07-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Thediplomat | 6:00 AM

Authorities in Indonesia foiled another bombing plot and killed six suspected terrorists in a shoot-out that lasted hours over News Year’s Eve on the outskirts of [...]
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