Monday, 20th February 2017
Business
  • "Rumah Kita" warehouses to start operations in March
    17th February 2017
    Indonesias Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi has said logistic warehouses, also called Rumah Kita, built to support the sea toll program, can begin their operations in March. "This March, God willing (Insya Allah), ...
  • Agriculture minister calls on Bulog to purchase farmers` maize
    17th February 2017
    Agriculture Minister Amran Sulaiman has urged state-owned logistics board (Bulog) to purchase the farmers maize at Rp3,150 per kilogram (kg) in a bid to maintain the commoditys price during the grand harvest season. The ...
  • Australia keen to promote Manado as tourist destination
    17th February 2017
    Australian Consul General to Indonesia Richard Mathews is interested in promoting Manado, North Sulawesi Province, as a tourist destination and is keen to bring Australian travelers to the city. Vice Mayor of Manado Mor ...
  • President encourages non-state budget funding implementation
    17th February 2017
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has suggested that more infrastructure development projects be undertaken through non-state budget funding scheme. "Other countries such as Canada and Malaysia, our closest neighbor, have used ...
  • NTT should increase agriculture, fisheries productivity: President
    16th February 2017
    President Joko Widodo has stressed the importance for East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) to increase its agriculture and fisheries production to improve the welfare of its people. "If we take production into consideration, about ...
  • Tourist arrivals up 15.54 percent last year
    16th February 2017
    The number of tourist arrivals in Indonesia rose 15.54 percent to 12.023 million in 2016 from a year earlier, according to the Central Statistics Agency (BPS). The figure is 23 thousand ahead of the target of 12 million ...
  • Bali adjudged best island for 12th successive year
    16th February 2017
    The DestinAsian Readers Choice Award (RCA) 2017 was bestowed on Bali for being named the best island destination for the 12th consecutive year. "We laud the award given in Singapore on February 15, 2017," Deputy for ...
  • Accelerated infrastructure development is key to N. Sumatra`s welfare: President Jokowi
    16th February 2017
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) held a closed-door meeting at the Presidential Office, Thursday, to specifically discuss accelerated infrastructure development in North Sumatra, which is believed to be the key to boosting the ...
  • Indonesia, US strengthen sustainable development of fisheries sector
    16th February 2017
    Indonesia and the US will strengthen regional cooperation to promote the maritime sector and sustainable fisheries in the Indonesian archipelagos marine ecosystems that have rich diversity. "We face the same challenges in ...
  • PLN ready to build 21 power plants in Timika
    16th February 2017
    The Timika office of state-owned electricity company PLN will build 21 power plants in the districts of Mimika and Yahukimo in 2017. "This year, we will build 21 power plants in the sub-districts of the two districts, ...