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170 kids on their own among migrants to arrive in Indonesia

170 kids on their own among migrants to arrive in Indonesia

26-May-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

It was just the two of them, brother and sister, out on the open ocean with hundreds of other desperate migrants, mostly Rohingya Muslims fleeing their homes in Myanmar. For [...]
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Indonesia’s military creeps back into civilian affairs

26-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Nearly two decades after Indonesia’s military was squeezed out of civilian affairs with the downfall of strongman leader Suharto, President Joko Widodo is drawing the [...]
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Widodo opens door to greater military role, drawing army closer to civilian affairs

26-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Nearly two decades after Indonesia’s military was squeezed out of civilian affairs with the downfall of strongman leader Suharto, President Joko Widodo is drawing the [...]
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Iran to build 48 power plants in Indonesia

26-May-2015 Intellasia | Presstv | 6:00 AM

Iran and Indonesia have reached a final agreement on building 48 power plants in the Southeast Asian country, Iranian Energy minister Hamid Chitchian has said. With [...]
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Indonesia budget realisation to exceed 90pct in 2015: minister

26-May-2015 Intellasia | Asiaone | 6:00 AM

The Public Works and Public Housing Ministry is confident the ministry will realise more than 90 per cent of its budget this year, as it will finalise contracts for the [...]
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Indonesia believes most migrants at sea not Rohingya: Australia

26-May-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia has told Australia that most of the migrants stranded at sea in Southeast Asia are illegal labourers from Bangladesh, not oppressed Muslim Rohingya, Foreign [...]
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Indonesia begins search for migrant boats

Indonesia begins search for migrant boats

26-May-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia has begun search and rescue operations for stranded migrant boats carrying Bangladeshis and ethnic Rohingya from Myanmar, an official said Sunday, after it dropped [...]
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Indonesia court weighs legal challenge to banking regulator

26-May-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s constitutional court is finalising a review of a legal challenge to the role of the country’s financial regulator, in a case that will decide who [...]
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Engage with Indonesia over Papua: Bainimarama

26-May-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Fiji’s prime minister Frank Bainimarama says engagement with Indonesia is the best way to handle issues of abuse in the Indonesia region of Papua. The Fiji Sun reports [...]
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Indonesia’s military creeps back into civilian affairs

26-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Nearly two decades after Indonesia’s military was squeezed out of civilian affairs with the downfall of strongman leader Suharto, President Joko Widodo is drawing the [...]
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India reaches out to Indonesian Buddhist Community

26-May-2015 Intellasia | Antara News | 6:00 AM

India reached out to the large Indonesian Buddhist Community today when the exhibition “Buddha Carika – In the footsteps of Shakyamuni Buddha” was [...]
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Former ambassador to Indonesia Greg Moriarty named as new anti-terror coordinator

26-May-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Former ambassador to Indonesia Greg Moriarty has been confirmed as Australia’s first anti-terrorism coordinator, as the Federal government reveals further details of [...]
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Indonesia domestic worker training centres see slump in business

26-May-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Indonesia has declared a moratorium to stop companies from sending domestic workers to 21 Middle Eastern countries, and job training centres have reported a slump in [...]
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Rohingya migrants in Indonesia grateful for locals’ help

25-May-2015 Intellasia | AA | 6:00 AM

Muslim Rohingya migrants have expressed their gratitude for the shelter and food provided them by Indonesians, whose religious leaders have issued calls to avoid communal [...]
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Why Indonesian President Joko Widodo has little regard for Australia

25-May-2015 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

If the execution last month of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran suggested that Indonesian President Joko Widodo has little regard for Australia, the missive from [...]
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