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How Indonesia’s counter-terrorism force has become a model for the region

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | The Conversation | 6:02 AM

As last month’s attacks in Indonesia remind us, ISIS has proven to be a resilient threat, with far-reaching influence that hasn’t disappeared with the collapse of [...]
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Indonesia ‘anti-LGBT abuses’ fuel HIV cases: Human Rights Watch

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:02 AM

A crackdown on Indonesia’s LGBT community is fuelling a spike in HIV cases as at-risk people avoid prevention services or seeking treatment, Human Rights Watch (HRW) [...]
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Indonesia: Anti-LGBT Crackdown Fuels Health Crisis

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

Discriminatory Police Raids Violate Rights, Undermine HIV-Prevention Efforts Indonesian authorities are fuelling an HIV epidemic through complicity in discrimination against [...]
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Commentary: Indonesia has won a seat on the United Nations Security Council. Now what?

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | ChannelNewsasia | 6:02 AM

Indonesia’s non-permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council provides opportunities for the country to bolster its soft power, says one observer. Indonesia has [...]
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At least 95 killed by security forces in Indonesia’s Papua Amnesty

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

Amnesty International claims at least 95 people have been killed by Indonesian security forces in the Papuan region in the past eight years. In a new report, it said forces [...]
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Indonesian forces to blame for Papua killings: Amnesty

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:02 AM

Indonesian security forces are behind the unlawful killing of at least 95 people in Papua since 2010, with most perpetrators never held to account, Amnesty International said [...]
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Indonesia central bank hikes key rate by 50 basis points to 5.25pct

02-Jul-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

Indonesia’s central bank on Friday raised its policy interest rate by 50 basis points (bps), twice what the market expected, as it stepped up efforts to stabilise the [...]
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Too ‘hot’ to handle? Syed Saddiq charms Indonesian politicians during meet

02-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

It seems that Muar MP Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman has been going above and beyond the call of duty in strengthening bilateral ties with Indonesia, as evident when a pair of [...]
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Jollibee plans to open stores in UK, Malaysia, Indonesia

02-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Abs-cbn | 6:02 AM

Jollibee said plans to build 500 new stores, including in new markets like the United Kingdom, Malaysia and Indonesia as part of a P12 billion spending plan, its CEO said [...]
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Morocco, Indonesia to launch talks on trade deal

02-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:02 AM

Morocco and Indonesia signed a joint ministerial declaration on Friday over the launch of talks on a preferential trade agreement. The signing of the declaration urges strong [...]
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Underwater drone finds bodies, motorcycles from sunken Indonesia ferry

02-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Search teams using an underwater drone have found human remains and motorcycles believed to be from an Indonesian ferry that sank last week in one of the world’s [...]
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PM: Govt may build schools for Indonesian children living legally in Sabah, Sarawak

02-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today the Malaysian government will look into building schools for Indonesian children whose parents have been living in Malaysia [...]
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Indonesian youth party lauds Malaysian finance minister’s bluntness

02-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Finance minister Lim Guan Eng’s candid remarks about the state of Malaysia’s finances were commendable, said Indonesia Solidarity Party (PSI) chair Grace Natalie [...]
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Malaysia and Indonesia pledge to build on strong bilateral ties

Malaysia and Indonesia pledge to build on strong bilateral ties

02-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:02 AM

Malaysia and Indonesia have agreed to build on already strong bilateral ties, pledging yesterday to resolve outstanding border issues, enhance protection and welfare for [...]
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REFORMASI SWEEP: INDONESIA’S ELECTIONS PROVE ‘PEOPLE POWER’ HAS LEGS

02-Jul-2018 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:02 AM

Reformasi, the people-power movement that dumped a dictator and started Indonesia on the road to democracy 20 years ago, was renewed this week as more than a 150 million [...]
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