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  • CTI-CFF Countries Form Regional Institution

    Fri, May 16 2014 07:50

    Six countries grouped in the Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Security (CTI-CFF) signed on Thursday an agreement declaring the Indonesian city of Manado the headquarter of the groups permanent regional secretariat..

  • Indonesian government promotes blue economy

    Wed, May 14 2014 20:43

    Indonesia is committed to preserving marine biodiversity and promoting marine resource investment based on innovation, creativity, and Blue Economy principles..

  • Oil spill of Petro Selat pollutes environment

    Tue, May 13 2014 23:16

    The oil spill from a leaked well of PT Petro Selat, in Siak District of Riau Province, has polluted the environment in the area..

  • LIPI intensifies marine research in Eastern Indonesian waters

    Tue, May 13 2014 11:46

    The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) has been intensifying deep sea research in eastern Indonesian waters which could give significant contribution to the worlds marine science..

  • Greenhouse gas found rising from New Zealand seafloor

    Mon, May 12 2014 17:57

    New Zealand and German scientists have found a major network of frozen methane and methane gas, causing underwater landslides and releasing greenhouse gases, in the ocean off New Zealands east coast..

  • Myanmar urges ASEAN leaders to address climate change

    Mon, May 12 2014 12:06

    Myanmar President U Thein Sein on Sunday urged leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states to address the impact of climate change..

  • 16 hectares of forest area razed by fires in Riau

    Sun, May 11 2014 10:27

    At least 16 hectares of forest area were razed by fires in Riau Province, in May 2014, according to data from the regional disaster mitigation office (BPBD)..

  • Participatory approach needed to overcome haze

    Wed, May 7 2014 09:43

    Indonesia needs to take a participatory approach where the central government, local administrations, non-governmental organizations, research institutions and the local people work together to resolve the annual haze problem, which often disturbed neighboring countries..

  • Mozambique to invest in clean energy

    Tue, May 6 2014 09:46

    Experts from Mozambique and abroad are gathering in the Mozambican capital of Maputo starting from Monday, to discuss strategies for producing clean energy in order to reduce pollution and costs in the import of fossil fuel..

  • Indonesia Myanmar discuss production forest development

    Mon, May 5 2014 20:04

    Indonesian Forestry Minister Zulkifli Hasan met with his counterpart from Myanmar U Win Tun here on Monday to discuss Indonesias experience in developing production forests..

Police to question Jokowi about Obor Rakyat`s case

Police to question Jokowi about Obor Rakyat`s caseThe police will question President-elect Joko Widodo (Jokowi) as a witness in the defamation case against Obor Rakyat ...

Indonesian Red Cross donates Rp1 billion for Gaza

Indonesian Red Cross donates Rp1 billion for GazaThe Indonesian Red Cross (PMI) has donated Rp1 billion to aid victims of Israeli military aggression in Gaza, ...

Jakarta index closes higher, rupiah down

Jakarta index closes higher, rupiah downThe Jakarta composite index (JCI) extend again on Thursday with investors buying more than selling shares, analysts ...

Indonesian players win two titles at taiwan open

Indonesian players win two titles at taiwan openIndonesian womens and mens double players won champion titles at Chinese Taipei Open Grand Prix Gold 2014.

Popular Turkish singer causes outrage with anti-semitic Gaza tweets

Popular Turkish singer causes outrage with anti-semitic Gaza tweetsA popular Turkish female pop singer was under pressure Friday to make a public apology after she posted a succession ...