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Indonesia sets August HBA thermal coal price at 6-year high of $107.83/mt

15-Aug-2018 Intellasia | SP Global | 7:13 AM

Indonesia’s Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources set its August thermal coal reference price, also known as Harga Batubara Acuan or HBA, at a six-year high of [...]
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HERE’S WHY INDONESIA IS PRONE TO EARTHQUAKES

15-Aug-2018 Intellasia | EWN | 7:13 AM

Thousands of buildings are damaged and rescue efforts are being hampered by power outages, a lack of phone reception in some areas and limited evacuation options. Several [...]
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Indonesia often quakes, but tourists to its beaches and jungles hold key to economic growth

15-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Star Tribune | 7:13 AM

On August 6, the Indonesian island of Lombok was shaken for the second time in 10 days. A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck the tourist haven, razing buildings, shattering [...]
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Lights out for Indonesia’s LRT just days before Asian Games

15-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Straits Times | 7:13 AM

Indonesia is investigating a series of malfunctions that have plagued its first light rapid transit (LRT) system just days ahead of the opening ceremony of the Asian Games, [...]
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Indonesia central bank says ‘intervening’ in FX market to defend rupiah

15-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:13 AM

Indonesia’s central bank is intervening to defend the rupiah, a senior official said on Monday, after the currency fell 0.9 percent to 14,605, its weakest level since [...]
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Indonesia earthquake: Man urges government to help as he searches for his mother in the rubble

Indonesia earthquake: Man urges government to help as he searches for his mother in the rubble

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | ABC Net | 6:02 AM

Lalu Fauzan paces up and down the towering pile of rubble that used to be his village mosque, listening for voices. When the two-storey building came crashing down, his [...]
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Death toll from quake that hit Indonesian island passes 430

Death toll from quake that hit Indonesian island passes 430

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

The death toll from the earthquake that rocked the Indonesian island of Lombok a week ago has passed 430 and the government is estimating economic losses will exceed several [...]
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Indonesia plane crash: 12-year-old boy is only survivor after aircraft plunges into Papua jungle

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Independent | 6:02 AM

A 12-year-old boy is the only survivor from a plane crash that left eight people dead in a mountainous region of Indonesia. The light commercial plane was reported missing on [...]
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Death toll, in the hundreds, rises from earthquake that hit Indonesia

Death toll, in the hundreds, rises from earthquake that hit Indonesia

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | SMH | 6:02 AM

The death toll from a powerful earthquake that hit the Indonesian island of Lombok a week ago has risen to 392, an official says. The number was likely to rise further still [...]
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Eight dead, one survivor in Indonesian plane crash

Eight dead, one survivor in Indonesian plane crash

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Indonesian search and rescue teams found eight victims and one survivor after a small plane crashed in the eastern province of Papua, police said on Sunday. The Dimonim Air [...]
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Giving Indonesia’s children with disabilities a chance

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

This Indonesian man has made it his life’s mission to educate children with disabilities. Tatang was seven years old when a surgery to improve his failing vision went [...]
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Indonesian conglomerate Salim Group invests in e-money app Youtap

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | E27 | 6:02 AM

Youtap aims to tap into Salim Group’s vast network as the company behind popular instant noodle brand Indomie Singapore-based e-money application Youtap announced on [...]
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Indonesian worker dies while cleaning septic tank

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:02 AM

An Indonesian contractor died, believed to be due to inhalation of ammonia and methane fumes, while cleaning a septic tank drainage channel at the Senai International Airport [...]
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Indonesia’s ‘buzzers’ paid to spread propaganda as political elite wage war ahead of election

14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | ABC | 6:02 AM

Dozens of “buzzers” are getting paid to spread propaganda to armies of followers as the political elite wage war in cyberspace in an attempt to maintain power. [...]
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Indonesia set for rematch of bitter presidential election

13-Aug-2018 Intellasia | LA Times | 6:02 AM

The presidential election in Indonesia next year may see a reprize of the testy 2014 contest between President Joko Widodo and retired general Prabowo Subianto after both men [...]
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