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Fraud fears as Indonesia awaits end to presidential deadlock

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

With both presidential candidates declaring victory in Indonesia’s knife-edge election this week, anxiety is growing that fraud and dirty tactics could twist official [...]
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‘Indonesia is on a Different Path’: US-Trained general Defeated After Alleged Plot to Rig Vote

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Democracy Now | 6:00 AM

An initial count in Indonesia’s hotly contested presidential election shows Jakarta Gov. Joko Widodo has a several-point lead over former army general Prabowo Subianto. [...]
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Indonesia deadlock: court may decide new president

Indonesia deadlock: court may decide new president

12-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A day after Indonesia’s presidential elections failed to produce a clear winner, Jakarta’s police chief promised to prevent violence by cracking down on anyone [...]
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Indonesian Vote Count Risks Contested Result

Indonesian Vote Count Risks Contested Result

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Week | 6:00 AM

Both Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo and Suharto-era general Prabowo Subianto claimed victory in Indonesia’s presidential election, even as unofficial counts showed Widodo [...]
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Is This Indonesia’s Obama Moment?

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

As exit polls show Joko Widodo as the likely winner of Indonesia’s presidential election today, there is a growing tendency to present the new leader as something of an [...]
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Indonesia elections: A new era of politics?

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Voters in Indonesia have been making their choice for president – and the direction they want to see the country going in. The polls mark the first time power is being [...]
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Indonesian leader calls for restraint after presidential stand-off

Indonesian leader calls for restraint after presidential stand-off

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono urged the two candidates in Wednesday’s disputed presidential election to keep their supporters in check during what will [...]
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Fitch: Economic Stabilisation, Reform Key for Indonesia

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Fitch | 6:00 AM

Unofficial “quick counts” point to a narrow win for Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo (Jokowi) in Indonesia’s presidential election – the official result [...]
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Indonesian stocks hit one-yr high after presidential election

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesian stocks rose more than 2 percent on Thursday to a one-year high on expectations that Jakarta Governor Joko “Jokowi” Widodo will be the next president [...]
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Indonesia Starts Election Tally After Dual Victory Claims

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s election commission began the task of tallying about 140 million votes to meet a two-week deadline to announce the winner of the country’s [...]
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Foreign Investors Cast Their Ballot in Indonesia for Reform

11-Jul-2014 Intellasia | TheWall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Foreign investors have sized up Indonesia’s two presidential candidates and declared a victor in Wednesday’s elections – the Indonesian economy. In the week [...]
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Both rivals claim victory in Indonesian election

Both rivals claim victory in Indonesian election

10-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 8:27 AM

The rival candidates in Indonesia’s presidential election each claimed victory Wednesday, raising uncertainty about the political and legal landscape in a nation that [...]
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Malaysians, Indonesians break fast together

10-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

In the spirit of Ramadan, Malaysians and Indonesians got together at a breaking of fast on Tuesday, further strengthening the good bilateral relationship between both [...]
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Challengers Pledge to Do More for Indonesia’s Shrinking Forests

10-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s presidential candidates are promising to do better than their predecessor in slowing the destruction of the world’s third-largest rainforest. Jusuf [...]
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As Indonesia Election Nears, Joko Widodo Makes Trip to Mecca

As Indonesia Election Nears, Joko Widodo Makes Trip to Mecca

10-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

In the 11th hour of a neck-and-neck presidential race, Joko Widodo – until recently the clear front-runner – left Indonesia. His destination: Mecca. The Jakarta [...]
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