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Final Indonesia presidential debate to see taxation take centrestage

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Taxation is expected to be one of the topics that could take centre stage in the final Indonesia presidential election debate on Saturday (April 13). Among the expected [...]
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Silkroad Nickel gets nod for construction of nickel smelter in Indonesia

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Indonesian mining group Silkroad Nickel on Tuesday (April 9) said it has received environmental approval for the construction of a nickel smelter and supporting facilities at [...]
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Indonesia says arrests seven in ‘record’ human trafficking bust

Indonesia says arrests seven in ‘record’ human trafficking bust

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesian police said Tuesday they have arrested seven people linked to human trafficking cases that involved more than 1,200 victims who were smuggled to the Middle East [...]
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Scorecard on Indonesian president’s first term

10-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

When Indonesian authorities arrested a politician with some 400,000 cash-filled envelopes, it was a stark reminder that a long-time election staple is alive and well in the [...]
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Hoax busters: Indonesia’s front line in the war on fake news

10-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Arab News | 6:00 AM

A small army of “hoax busters”in Indonesia is trying to hold the line against a swarm of fake news that threatens to sway millions of voters as the world’s [...]
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More Indonesians join cases against Boeing after CEO apology

10-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

More families of victims of the Lion Air crash in Indonesia are suing Boeing Co. after its chief executive apologised and said a software update for the MAX 8 jet would [...]
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Overseas Indonesians vote for country’s next president

10-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

There are almost nine million Indonesians living abroad, a key constituency for the contenders Widodo and Subianto. Thousands of migrant workers from Indonesia will head to [...]
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Indonesia ‘money politics’ greases election machine

Indonesia ‘money politics’ greases election machine

10-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

When Indonesian authorities arrested a politician with some 400,000 cash-filled envelopes, it was a stark reminder that a long-time election staple is alive and well in the [...]
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Indonesia’s Yogyakarta city in spotlight as more crosses desecrated

09-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Asmono, a resident of the Indonesian city of Yogyakarta, could not fathom what exactly had happened to his wife’s grave. Last Wednesday (April 3), he went to the grave, [...]
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Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo campaigns in West Java, seeking 90 per cent support in Ciamis

09-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

It was an arrival befitting a king. A crowd had gathered on Saturday (April 6) as the helicopter carrying presidential hopeful Prabowo Subianto started its descent towards [...]
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RPT-Indonesia battery-grade nickel plant awaits environmental nod- developer

09-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s first plant to produce battery-grade nickel chemicals is on track to start operations by 2020, though the project still needs an environmental permit that [...]
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Indonesian expats in UAE to vote on April 12

09-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Gulfnews | 6:00 AM

Consulate in push to ensure Indonesians are aware of voting facilities in the country Dubai: Indonesian expats living in Dubai and the Northern Emirates will be voting for [...]
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Indonesia and Malaysia unite to fight EU’s ban on palm oil

09-Apr-2019 Intellasia | NST | 6:00 AM

Malaysia and Indonesia stand united in fighting the discriminatory delegated regulation supplementing Directive 2018/2001 of the European Union Renewable Energy Directive II. [...]
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Indonesia’s desperate housewives chase selfies on election trail

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

Indonesian President Joko Widodo is mobbed by supporters wanting “selfies” Tears stream down Lilis Hastirini’s mascara-smudged face after she waited hours [...]
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Indonesians optimistic about their country’s democracy and economy as elections near

06-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Pewresearch | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s presidential and parliamentary elections this month come at a time when a majority of Indonesians are optimistic about the state of their country’s [...]
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