Click for Jakarta, Indonesia Forecast

Category: IndonesiaSubscribe via RSS Feed

Indonesia eyes Islamic tourism boost

24-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Just a short hop from the Indonesian holiday hotspot of Bali, a Saudi tourist and his family listen to the call to prayer as the sun goes down on Lombok, the self-styled [...]
» More

Maersk: Indonesia port access a problem

24-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Finance Asia | 6:00 AM

Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, Indonesia’s president, has made upgrading the country’s ports infrastructure one of his priorities. As an archipelago of more [...]
» More

Indonesia to allow mine contract extension earlier than 2 yrs out

23-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia will start allowing miners to renew contracts earlier than two years before expiry, the mines minister said on Friday, a move that would favour Freeport-McMoran Inc [...]
» More

Indonesia delays execution of two Australians

23-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia has delayed the execution of two Australian drug smugglers by up to a month, backtracking on an earlier pledge to put the pair before the firing squad by the end of [...]
» More

Rousseff refuses to receive credentials of Indonesia ambassador

23-Feb-2015 Intellasia | EFE | 6:00 AM

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff refused Friday to receive the credentials of the new ambassador from Indonesia, a country that last month executed by firing squad a [...]
» More

Joko Widodo says execution of Bali nine pair Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran will not be delayed

Joko Widodo says execution of Bali nine pair Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran will not be delayed

23-Feb-2015 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

“We actually think the sooner the better,” Prasetyo said in Jakarta. According to Indonesian media reports of a press conference held at the presidential palace [...]
» More

Indonesia’s Corruption Fighters in the Fight of Their Lives

23-Feb-2015 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Over the past decade, Indonesia was so determined to erase the tainted legacy of Suharto, the strongman forced to resign in 1998, that it established one of the world’s [...]
» More

President Joko Widodo inducts acting KPK leaders

23-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Antaranews | 6:00 AM

President Joko Widodo on Friday morning inducted Taufiqurrahman Ruki, Indriyanto Senoaji, and Johan Budi as the acting leaders of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK). [...]
» More

Thailand tops 1600; Indonesia hits record close

23-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thai shares rebounded on Friday as selective buying in large-caps helped push the key index above the 1,600 mark, while the Indonesian benchmark hit a record closing high [...]
» More

Rising inequality hampers poverty alleviation in Indonesia

23-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Eastasia Forum | 6:00 AM

Riyana Miranti, University of Canberra, Alan Duncan and Rebecca Cassells, Curtin University. How effective was Indonesia in addressing poverty and inequality in the [...]
» More

Australia PM denies threatening Indonesia

21-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Tony Abbott Thursday denied threatening Indonesia over the fate of two Australians on death row by linking their fate to aid, insisting he was simply pointing [...]
» More

Australian PM plays down bullying allegations in spat with Indonesia

21-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Australian prime minister Tony Abbott attempted on Thursday to play down allegations of bullying Indonesia as a diplomatic rift deepens between the uneasy neighbours over [...]
» More

Indonesia’s ban on maidsthreatens 2000 Saudi jobs

21-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Arab News | 6:00 AM

Some 600 recruitment offices are being threatened with bankruptcy as approximately 2,000 Saudi employees working in their offices are expected to lose their jobs due to a new [...]
» More

Jakarta hits back at Abbott aid ‘threats’

21-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Echo | 6:00 AM

Indonesia says it won’t respond to prime minister Tony Abbott’s ‘threats’ which appeared to link Australian aid to the fate of the Bali Nine [...]
» More

Bali nine: Indonesia puts friendship in the firing line

21-Feb-2015 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

Tony Abbott has bluntly reminded Indonesia that Australia is more than a mere neighbour, but a friend. Jarring as it might sound to deliberately draw a link between the [...]
» More