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Indonesia’s most active volcano a magnet for tourists

27-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Indonesians living by Mount Merapi make a living by ferrying hundreds of tourists to its ‘danger zone’. Living on the slopes of the most active volcano in [...]
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Indonesia pardons woman jailed for reporting boss’ lewd call

27-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Parliament approves amnesty for Baiq Nuril Maknun who was jailed after she filed sexual harassment against school head. Indonesia’s parliament approved on Thursday an [...]
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Applause as Indonesia pardons woman jailed after reporting harassment

26-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Indonesia’s parliament approved on Thursday an amnesty for a woman who was jailed after recording lewd phone calls from her boss in a case that has caused outrage and [...]
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Aussie family’s lucky escape as Indonesian road collapses

26-Jul-2019 Intellasia | 9News | 6:02 AM

A Perth family has spoken of their lucky escape after a road collapsed from underneath them in the Indonesian city of Yogyakarta. Michael Rule, wife Margie and their [...]
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Backward step for mankind: man walks 800km in reverse to save Indonesia’s forests

26-Jul-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

Medi Bastoni hopes to get to meet the president when he arrives in Jakarta, in several weeks A man from a village in East Java has embarked on an unconventional mission to [...]
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Indonesia, UAE firms sign agreements worth $9.7 billion: Indonesian government

26-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Companies in Indonesia and the United Arab Emirates have signed agreements worth a total of $9.7 billion during an official visit of Abu Dhabi crown prince to the Southeast [...]
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EU plans to impose import duties on Indonesia biodiesel

26-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The European Commission has proposed duties ranging between 8 and 18 percent on imports of biodiesel from Indonesia to counter what it says are unfair subsidies, the latest [...]
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Indonesia’s planning ministry targets up to 6pct GDP growth in next 5 yrs

26-Jul-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

Indonesia could lift its pace of economic growth to an average of 6 per cent annually during President Joko Widodo’s second term in office, if it can attract more [...]
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Police: Indonesian couple carried out Philippine bombing

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Police said they believe an Indonesian husband and wife, who had taken part in a government deradicalisation programme, carried out the suicide bombing of a cathedral in the [...]
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Indonesia to close island in bid to save Komodo dragons

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Indonesia plans to close its eastern island of Komodo to the public next year in a bid to conserve rare Komodo dragons, the largest living species of lizard, a provincial [...]
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UPDATE 1-Nigeria eyes partnership with Indonesia on crude exports

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Nigeria’s state oil firm NNPC plans to renew its contract for crude sales with Indonesia which expired last year, part of moves to boost exports, it said on Tuesday. [...]
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Indonesian Supreme Court declares Jokowi among those liable for 2015 forest fires resulting in regional haze: Reports

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters-CNA | 6:02 AM

The Attorney-General of Indonesia on Monday (July 22) defended the government after the country’s Supreme Court upheld a lower court ruling which blamed President Joko [...]
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Indonesia carries out operation to tackle drought in several provinces

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:02 AM

Indonesia has started operation by related agencies and the military to tackle impacts of drought covering several provinces, aimed at assuring crop harvesting in the [...]
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Indonesians hope ‘milestone’ ruling will dampen haze-fire risks

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Green groups have urged the Indonesian government to step up help for hundreds of thousands of people made sick by forest fires and the haze they cause each year, after the [...]
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‘Cycle of revenge’: Children join Papua rebels in Indonesia

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Teenagers pictured among independence fighters in central highlands of restive territory in far east of Indonesia. Evidence is emerging that children are joining the [...]
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