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Indonesia to repatriate Indian wanted for multiple murders

05-Nov-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An alleged Indian crime boss arrested in Indonesia after decades on the run is scheduled to be flown home later Tuesday, where he is wanted for up to 20 murders. Indonesian [...]
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Indonesia government Spending Starts to Dig Economy Out of Ditch

05-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Unemployed for much of 2015, Firman Agung now works for the Indonesian government, racing to dig a drainage ditch through his village before monsoon rains begin. “It [...]
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Businesses Take Heat From Haze in Indonesia

05-Nov-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Producers of palm oil, rubber and paper are bracing for a financial hit from months of fires and choking haze smothering Indonesia. The biggest outbreak of fires since 1997 [...]
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10 people on trial in Indonesia for alleged ISIS links

04-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The West Jakarta district court is holding the trials of 10 people for alleged links to the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). The indictments of two more alleged [...]
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Indonesian Forest Fires Have Been Burning Since August

04-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Huffington Post | 6:00 AM

Millions of acres of pristine, irreplaceable and invaluable Indonesian forest has been reduced to smouldering blackened ash, as 100,000 fires rage through the island region. [...]
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Indonesia breathes in fresh air

04-Nov-2015 Intellasia | The Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Cities across Kalimantan and Sumatra, which have been shrouded by the haze for months, are finally breathing easy with air pollution at possibly one of the lowest levels [...]
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Barnett sets new Indonesia trade focus

04-Nov-2015 Intellasia | 9News | 6:00 AM

Colin Barnett is making his first trip to Indonesia as West Australian premier to set a new direction for the state, which he says can no longer overlook its nearest [...]
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The deadly consequences of Indonesia’s smoke haze

04-Nov-2015 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

LEIGH SALES, PRESENTER: For three months, a vast part of South-East Asia has been choking on the smoke from Indonesian peat fires. The fires were deliberately lit and the [...]
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India inks energy pact with Indonesia

04-Nov-2015 Intellasia | The Hindu | 6:00 AM

Indonesia has asked for more time on the pact that would have expedited the deportation of Chhota Rajan, indicate External Affairs Ministry sources While two key MoUs were [...]
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India, Indonesia sign two MoUs; to expand defence cooperation

04-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

India and Indonesia on Monday signed agreements in the fields of renewable energy and culture and discussed possibilities of expanding cooperation in counter-terrorism and [...]
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Prime minister Malcolm Turnbull’s visit could ‘reset’ Australia’s relationship with Indonesia

04-Nov-2015 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has a chance to “reset” Australia’s relationship with Indonesia when he travels to Jakarta later this month, foreign policy [...]
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A transgender woman in Aceh, Indonesia gathers strength as new anti-gay sex laws roll out

04-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Pri.org | 6:00 AM

Indonesia has been called the smiling face of Islam for its moderate religious bent. But for Echa, an LGBT activist in the northern Aceh province, that smile can be [...]
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UK documentary makers face Indonesia jail term

UK documentary makers face Indonesia jail term

04-Nov-2015 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Two UK journalists are facing a prison sentence for allegedly filming a documentary about piracy in Indonesia while on a tourist visa. Neil Bonner and Rebecca Prosser were [...]
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As Indonesia’s Annual Fires Rage, Plenty Of Blame But No Responsibility

03-Nov-2015 Intellasia | NPR | 6:00 AM

The onset of the rainy season in Indonesia brings hope of extinguishing forest fires that have raged for weeks, spawning both an environmental and political crisis in [...]
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Indonesia now looks at land-burning laws in effort to halt haze

03-Nov-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia is reviewing laws that allow farmers to burn up to two hectares (five acres), forestry officials said, the latest in so-far unsuccessful efforts to halt fires that [...]
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