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DP World and Indonesian government sign agreement

19-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Gulfnews | 6:00 AM

Dubai ports operator DP World has signed an agreement with the Indonesian government to advise on the development of a new port and logistics zone in North Sumatra. The [...]
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Indonesian Attempts to Curb Hardliners, Terrorists Worry Activists

19-Jul-2017 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

A raft of recent moves by the Indonesian government to curb the presence of hardliners and terrorists has human rights activists worried. Last week came a presidential decree [...]
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Indonesia speaker named suspect in major graft case

19-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s anti-corruption agency has named the country’s speaker of parliament as a suspect in a major graft scandal which is estimated to have siphoned around [...]
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Indonesian watchdog names parliamentarian as suspect in corruption case

19-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s anti-corruption agency is investigating a member of parliament for allegedly causing state losses of at least 2.3 trillion rupiah ($173 million) during the [...]
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Indonesia cooperates with Taiwan to uncover drug smuggling

19-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Thejakarta Post | 6:00 AM

The National Police have cooperated with the Taipei Police to investigate the case of one tonne of shabu-shabu (crystal methamphetamine) smuggled into Serang, Banten, from [...]
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Malaysia, Indonesia may take EU plan to curb palm oil imports to WTO

18-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Malaysia and Indonesia plan to raise the prospect of European Union curbs on the imports of palm oil with the World Trade Organisation, both countries said in a joint [...]
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Telegram blocks terror content after Indonesia threatens ban

18-Jul-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

The encrypted messaging app Telegram is forming a team of moderators who are familiar with Indonesian culture and language so it can remove “terrorist-related [...]
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Beijing criticises Indonesia renaming part of South China Sea

18-Jul-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Indonesia has become the latest Southeast Asian nation to ruffle China’s feathers over the South China Sea. In an act of defiance against Beijing’s territorial [...]
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Masdar interested in Indonesia’s renewable energy market

18-Jul-2017 Intellasia | The National | 6:00 AM

The Abu Dhabi clean energy firm looks to expand its reach to the largest South-east Asian country Masdar has announced that it will work with an Indonesian power company to [...]
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Najib: Malaysia condemns Israel’s closure of Al-Aqsa Mosque

18-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said Malaysia strongly condemns Israel’s closure of the Al-Aqsa Mosque. “Malaysia strongly condemn Israel’s [...]
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Indonesia Will Stop Caning Gay Men — But Only In Public

18-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Newnownext | 6:00 AM

The Aceh province, which is governed by Sharia law, doesn’t want to seem unappealing. Following global outrage, Indonesia will put an end to public floggings, Human [...]
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Indonesia revises up May trade surplus

18-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s statistics bureau revised its figures for May exports and imports on Monday, resulting in a bigger trade surplus than it reported a month ago. The bureau [...]
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Indonesia wants direct Jakarta-Yangon air links

18-Jul-2017 Intellasia | MM Times | 6:00 AM

Indonesian government is requesting Myanmar to allow direct flights connecting Jakarta and Yangon to spur tourism and business activities between both nations. Dr Ito [...]
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Indonesia foils trade in vulnerable slow lorises

17-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Indonesian authorities have detained an alleged wildlife trafficker and seized nine protected slow lorises and a wreathed hornbill, an official said Friday. The threatened [...]
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Indonesia blocks Telegram messaging service over security concerns

17-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia on Friday blocked access to the encrypted messaging service Telegram, citing concerns that it was being used to spread “radical and terrorist [...]
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