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Indonesia stays alert as lava, gas flow out of Anak Krakatoa

Indonesia stays alert as lava, gas flow out of Anak Krakatoa

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Scientists have warned Anak Krakatoa, the volcano that caused a tsunami in Indonesia six weeks ago, still poses an imminent threat. The rumble of Anak Krakatoa continues as [...]
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Indonesia’s military restructuring plan a ‘major setback’ for democracy, warns watchdog | #AsiaNewsNetwork

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Eleven Myanmar | 6:00 AM

Rights watchdog Imparsial has urged the government to continue reforming the Indonesian Military (TNI), including imposing a permanent return to the barracks, amid a plan to [...]
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Indonesia teams up with Australia to improve employment, workforce | #AsiaNewsNetwork

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Eleven Myanmar | 6:00 AM

The government will work together with its Australian counterpart to address employment and labour force issues, as Indonesia’s demographics could pose challenges for [...]
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Indonesia’s Q4 GDP rose slightly to 5.18pct in Q4, beating economist expectations

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Business Times | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s economic growth went up marginally to 5.18 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2018, from 5.17 per cent in Q3. This is slightly higher than economist [...]
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5.7-magnitude quake hits Indonesia

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

An earthquake of 5.7 magnitude jolted 129km north west of Kota Ternate, Indonesia on Thursday, the United States (US) Geological Survey (USGS) said. According to Xinhua news [...]
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Indonesian YouTube star Atta becomes first person in Southeast Asia to rack up 10 million subscribers

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A 24-year-old Indonesian YouTube star known for multi-hued hairdos, offbeat skits and a trademark bandana has become the first person in Southeast Asia to reach a [...]
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Indonesia condemns Israel for expulsion of Hebron observer force

09-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Yenisafak | 6:00 AM

Indonesia, Kuwait and other Security Council members urge closed-door meeting to discuss Israel’s unilateral action Indonesia on Thursday condemned Israel’s [...]
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Indonesia court jails British woman for slapping Bali immigration officer

08-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Auj-e Taqaddas, 42, was found guilty in a court in Bali’s capital, Denpasar, of violence against an officer at Bali airport carrying out his legal duty, Judge Esthar [...]
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Indonesia economy posts 5.17pct growth in 2018

08-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia posted slightly stronger economic growth in 2018, data showed Wednesday, but it still fell well short of President Joko Widodo’s seven percent target as [...]
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Indonesia’s struggle with renewable energy

08-Feb-2019 Intellasia | East Asia Forum | 6:00 AM

Indonesian President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo inaugurated the 75-megawatt Sidrap Wind Farm in South Sulawesi in July 2018. Built by the foreign firm UPC Renewables at [...]
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Nearly 200 ‘Bangladeshis’ crammed into Indonesia shophouse: Police

08-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Almost 200 men identified by police as Bangladeshi have been found crammed into a shophouse in Indonesia, authorities said Wednesday (February 6). Police in the city of Medan [...]
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Indonesia’s Deadly 2018 Earthquake Appears to Have Been a Rare ‘Supershear’ Event

Indonesia’s Deadly 2018 Earthquake Appears to Have Been a Rare ‘Supershear’ Event

08-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Sciencealert | 6:00 AM

When an earthquake struck near the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on September 28 last year, thousands of people lost their lives. Dragged out to sea, buried in mud, they were [...]
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No talks on counterterrorism during Indonesia’s presidential debate

07-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:00 AM

There were no talks on how to combat terrorism during the first presidential debate on January 17, contradictory to the viewers’ expectations that the candidates would [...]
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Import of stainless steel from Indonesia grows nearly nine times

07-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Import of stainless steel from Indonesia into India has grown nearly nine times from nearly 8,000 tonne in 2017-18 to 67,000 tonne in 2018-19 (annualised basis),with Chinese [...]
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Indonesia’s Opposition Takes Up the Uighur Cause

07-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Foreignpolicy | 6:00 AM

“Xinjiang, what a wonderful place,” declared an op-ed by China’s ambassador to Indonesia, Xiao Qian, published by the Jakarta Post last September. Xiao [...]
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