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Indonesia passes law to tap volcano power

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Indonesian parliament on Tuesday passed a long-awaited law to bolster the geothermal energy industry and tap the power of the vast archipelago’s scores of [...]
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Bishop heads to Indonesia to mend spy rift

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | News.yahoo | 6:00 AM

Australia will pledge never to use its spy agencies in ways that could harm Indonesia’s interests when the two countries sign a new code of conduct. Foreign minister [...]
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Long queues form in Indonesia as fuel shortage threatens

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

A number of gas stations in cities and regencies across the country have run out of subsidised diesel and gasoline fuel stocks. Long queues of motorcycles and cars had formed [...]
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Five reasons Indonesia may hike fuel prices

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

High fuel subsidies, long the albatross of Indonesia’s finances, may go under the knife sooner, rather than later, as some analysts expect the lame-duck president to [...]
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Australia and Indonesia to sign spying code of conduct

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | ENCA | 6:00 AM

Australia and Indonesia are due to sign an agreement Wednesday to resolve a spying scandal that took diplomatic ties to a new low last year, Australian media reports said. [...]
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In Memoriam: Japanese who fought for Indonesia dies

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

Rachmad Shigeru Ono, one of the last living Japanese soldiers to fight for Indonesian independence, died in Malang, East Java, on Monday. He was 95. “Although even in [...]
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Indonesia Lifts Subsidised Fuel Supply Limit As Lines At Gas Stations Grow

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s state-owned oil and gas company agreed not to limit supplies of subsidised fuel Tuesday evening after a measure to reduce consumption caused long lines at [...]
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Top Indonesia Fund Sees Jokowi Fuelling 17pct Stock Advance

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s top-performing stock picker says the nation’s benchmark index will probably climb as much as 17 percent to a record by next year as President-elect [...]
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Rape trial starts for Indonesia school janitor

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A closed-door trial began Tuesday for the first of five janitors accused of raping a kindergartner in a bathroom at a prestigious international school in Indonesia that is [...]
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Indonesia president-elect to announce cabinet in early October

Indonesia president-elect to announce cabinet in early October

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s Joko Widodo will announce his cabinet team in early October, according to a senior adviser to the president-elect, as he steps up preparations to become the [...]
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Indonesian Christian free after Islamic court lifts khalwat conviction

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

Convicted of khalwat, Indonesian Christian Halimah wept tears of joy after the Penang Shariah Court finally freed her today of the close proximity charge which had been [...]
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UPDATE 2-Newmont withdraws mining arbitration case against Indonesia

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Newmont Mining Corp has withdrawn an international arbitration filing against the Indonesian government, government and company officials said on Tuesday, indicating a [...]
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Indonesia’s new president

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Phil Star | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s constitutional court has cleared the way for the country’s newly elected president to take office. Foreign and local media accounts of who Joko Widodo [...]
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KKR Hires Three for Indonesia, Southeast Asia Credit

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts KKR +0.13 percent & Co. has hired three new executives to focus on deals in Indonesia and credit investments in Southeast Asia, marking the global [...]
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President Yudhoyono’s Blind Side: Religious Violence in Indonesia

28-Aug-2014 Intellasia | HRW | 6:00 AM

Outgoing President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono broke his long silence on violent religious extremism the other day, describing it in an August 21 interview as [...]
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