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QuickTake Q&A: Indonesia Is Latest to Try Amnesty as Tax Lure

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia has begun counting tax receipts as part of an amnesty that aims to recover as much as 560 trillion rupiah ($42.7 billion) that individuals have hidden abroad. [...]
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‘Act East Policy’: Admiral Lanba will visit Indonesia for exploring new avenues

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Indianexpress | 6:00 AM

Defence cooperation between the two countries has been growing in recent times through regular ships, aircraft and military delegation visits, training exchanges etc. With [...]
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Terror suspect released after Indonesia police find no link to Marina Bay plot

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Today | 6:00 AM

Indonesian police have released one of the six terror suspects who were arrested last Friday (August 5) over an alleged plot to fire a rocket at Marina Bay from Batam, local [...]
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Indonesia One of the Strongest Emerging Markets: Templeton

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Jakarta Globe | 6:00 AM

Last week, the Indonesian economy surprised observers and policymakers alike with its strongest growth in the last ten quarters. But for Michael Hasenstab, the chief [...]
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Signs of relief for sluggish Indonesian economy

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

Finance minister Indrawati’s reappointment lifts hopes as country struggles from China slowdown When Indonesia’s fast-growing consumer market was the talk of [...]
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Ukraine and Indonesia to start talks on free trade zone

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | UA Today | 6:00 AM

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and his Indonesian counterpart Joko Widodo have agreed to start consultations on establishing a free trade zone between Ukraine and [...]
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Indonesian police: plot foiled to fire rocket at Singapore

08-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s counter-terrorism police on Friday arrested six suspected militants who were allegedly planning to launch a rocket attack on downtown Singapore from nearby [...]
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Indonesia arrests six suspected of plotting Singapore ‘rocket attack’

Indonesia arrests six suspected of plotting Singapore ‘rocket attack’

08-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Six suspected militants with links to the Islamic State group were arrested by Indonesian police on Friday while allegedly plotting a rocket attack on Singapore, authorities [...]
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See Three Volcanoes Erupt at the Same Time

08-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Nationalgeographic | 6:00 AM

Olympic soccer players aren’t the only ones to log a hat trick this week: Indonesia has three volcanoes erupting at once. The country is located along the geologically [...]
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How Indonesia’s pribumi elite view the ethnic Chinese today

08-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Todayonline | 6:00 AM

The burning and plundering of several Buddhist temples last weekend in the city of Tanjung Balai in North Sumatra have sparked concerns about anti-Chinese sentiments, with [...]
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Japan, Indonesia Eye Stronger Defense Ties

08-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Thediplomat | 6:00 AM

Japan and Indonesia held discussions this week aimed at strengthening their defense ties, the Indonesian defense ministry said in a statement Thursday. Japanese senior [...]
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Japan promotes US-2 aircraft sale to Indonesia

08-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Janes | 6:00 AM

Senior defence officials from Japan met with counterparts from Indonesia on 4 August to promote defence exports to the southeast Asian country, the Indonesian Ministry of [...]
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Indonesia’s tax amnesty could give corporate bond market a boost

08-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesian firms are preparing to hit the debt markets with the repatriation of offshore wealth from the country’s new tax amnesty expected to boost investor demand for [...]
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Executions Cast a Pall Over Indonesia and Its ‘War on Drugs’

06-Aug-2016 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Despite promising to improve Indonesia’s human rights records, President Jokowi has upped the pace of executions. Unfortunately, Indonesia has been here before. Despite [...]
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Indonesian ride-hailing app Go-jek raises over $550 million from investors – statement

06-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesian ride-hailing app Go-jek raised over $550 million from investors including US private equity firm KKR, the companies said in a joint statement late on Thursday. The [...]
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