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  • Indonesia determined to emerge as new Asian tiger

    Sat, April 19 2014 12:28

    Indonesia is now putting in place industrial development programs across the country in an effort to create a new economic growth momentum and emerge as a new Asian economic tiger..

  • Indonesia encourages tourists to explore eastern destinations

    Fri, April 18 2014 22:54

    Indonesia is a large archipelago comprising more than 13 thousand islands and extending over 5,120 kilometers from its western most province of Aceh to eastern most province of Papua, which is mostly not yet explored..

  • Some 2.8 million school students appear for national exams

    Mon, April 14 2014 23:31

    About 2.8 million students from upper secondary schools (SMA), senior high Islamic schools (MA), senior high vocational schools (SMK), and Packet C students appeared for a three-day long state examinations across the country, on Monday..

  • Islamic-based parties can form coalition

    Sun, April 13 2014 20:54

    The Islamic-based political parties have the potential to form a coalition to nominate presidential and vice presidential candidates for the July 9, 2014 presidential elections..

  • Indonesian major parties need coalition government

    Thu, April 10 2014 17:33

    Electoral contestants in Wednesdays (April 9) legislative elections will need a coalition to form a government as, based on quick counts, none of them has collected the required number of votes to nominate a presidential candidate..

  • Vote buying still mars legislative elections

    Wed, April 9 2014 17:25

    Vote buying still mars the countrys legislative elections on Wednesday despite threat of criminalization of such practice..

  • Distribution of election supplies in Papua challenging

    Wed, April 9 2014 00:33

    Some 185.8 million out of Indonesias population of about 240 million will go to polling stations to cast their votes for the legislative elections across Indonesia on April 9, 2014..

  • Satinah finally escapes beheading in saudi arabia

    Fri, April 4 2014 20:26

    Convicted Indonesian migrant worker Satinah, facing beheading for murder in Saudi Arabia, was finally freed from the death penalty after the Indonesian government and the victims family agreed upon a 7 million Riyal diyat payment..

  • Garuda Indonesia sets ambitious target in 2014

    Thu, April 3 2014 22:46

    Having a population of around 245 million people and comprising about 1,300 islands stretching from Sabang to Merauke, Indonesia was a very promising market for the airline industry..

  • Beware of money politics

    Wed, April 2 2014 17:04

    It is not unusual to hear about allegations of money politics to influence the voters, during elections, to favor the givers..

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International football legends to visit Indonesia in May

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