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New Indonesian Attorney-General flags resumption of death penalty

29-Oct-2019 Intellasia | TheAge | 6:02 AM

Indonesia’s global reputation will be severely damaged if an unofficial moratorium on the death penalty ends and executions restart, human rights groups have warned. On [...]
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Indonesian students use puppets to banish ‘big ghost’ of plastic waste

29-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The scene is much like any other Indonesian puppet show: the beat of the gongs is frenetic, the musicians wear intricately-patterned traditional costumes and the puppets sway [...]
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Indonesia, Burma Celebrate 70 Years of Diplomatic Ties

29-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Tempo | 6:02 AM

Indonesia and Myanmar celebrated 70 years of diplomatic relations by holding a diplomatic reception and a food festival at the Indonesian embassy in Yangon. A series of [...]
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Indonesia’s report on 737 Max crash faults Boeing design, says Lion Air staff made mistakes

28-Oct-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

Boeing, acting without adequate oversight from US regulators, failed to grasp risks in the design of cockpit software on its 737 Max airliner, sowing the seeds for a Lion Air [...]
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Indonesia oil pipeline fire kills Chinese worker

28-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Authorities say a Chinese worker was killed in a fire at an oil pipeline in western Indonesia. West Java police chief Rudy Sufahriadi said the fire broke out Tuesday near a [...]
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Residents fear Jakarta’s sinking problem will be sidelined with Indonesia’s capital move

28-Oct-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

The last time people prayed at the Waladuna mosque in the Muara Baru neighbourhood of North Jakarta, seawater had flooded the veranda during high tide, drowning the footpaths [...]
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Indonesia emerges from devastating drought

26-Oct-2019 Intellasia | ReliefWeb | 6:02 AM

Nearly 50 million people in Indonesia may have been affected by the country’s long-running drought this year, local media reports and the IFRC last week quoted the [...]
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The Latest: Lion Air report says various issues led to crash

26-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

The Latest on the final report by Indonesia’s National Transportation Safety Committee on the October 29 crash of a Lion Air flight that killed 189 people. (all times [...]
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Indonesia’s new cabinet and its human rights implications

26-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Lowyinstitute | 6:02 AM

Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo this week announced his new cabinet most notably appointing his rival at both the 2014 and 2019 elections and former [...]
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#JokowiChallenge: Indonesian president’s unusual cross-legged sitting pose becomes internet’s latest obsession

#JokowiChallenge: Indonesian president’s unusual cross-legged sitting pose becomes internet’s latest obsession

26-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

If you’re flexible enough to cross your legs into an “X” then the latest internet challenge is made for you. While introducing the Indonesian [...]
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Boeing design flaw a factor in Lion Air crash: Indonesian probe

26-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A design flaw, inadequate pilot training and poor flight crew performance contributed to a Boeing jet crashing in Indonesia last year, killing all 189 people on board, [...]
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Boeing says it is addressing Indonesia’s safety guidance on Lion Air crash

Boeing says it is addressing Indonesia’s safety guidance on Lion Air crash

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

Boeing Co said on Friday it is addressing Indonesia’s safety recommendations following calls for better cockpit systems and oversight by US regulators, and after the [...]
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Indonesia aims to speed up talks to resolve trade issues with EU, US

26-Oct-2019 Intellasia | KFGo | 6:02 AM

Indonesia wants to expedite talks on a trade deal with the European Union and complete within a month a review of trade with the United States, the president and new deputy [...]
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BNI’s 3Q lending up 14.7pct on the back of high growth in corporate loans

26-Oct-2019 Intellasia | JakartaPost | 6:02 AM

State lender Bank Negara Indonesia (BNI) recorded a 14.7 percent increase in loan disbursement in the third quarter to Rp 558.7 trillion (US$399.07 million) on the back of a [...]
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Lion Air crash report due with Boeing jet flight-controls in spotlight

Lion Air crash report due with Boeing jet flight-controls in spotlight

26-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Indonesia’s air safety watchdog releases its final report Friday on the crash of a Boeing 737 Max operated by Lion Air that killed 189 people, with all eyes on possible [...]
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