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  • 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..

  • Visually impaired demand rights to vote by secret ballot

    Wed, March 26 2014 14:02

    Within the next 15 days, Indonesian people will cast their votes in the legislative elections, but those with visual impairment have considered the upcoming elections discriminative towards them..

  • Constitutional Court ready to tackle election disputes

    Tue, March 25 2014 21:05

    Indonesias Constitutional Court was ready to deal with possible disputes that could emerge from the upcoming legislative elections on April 9..

  • Traditional markets target of political parties

    Tue, March 25 2014 18:40

    Considered a more effective place for the 2014 legislative election campaigns, traditional markets have become the target of political parties to win the hearts of people..

Papua merchants close Skouw border market

Papua merchants close Skouw border marketSeveral merchants in Skouw border market in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea borderline are still closing their shanties ...

Australian captain loses command after Indonesia incursion

Australian captain loses command after Indonesia incursionAn Australian naval captain has been relieved of his command after his vessel was involved in an incursion into ...

Australia to assist livestock development in Indonesia

Australia to assist livestock development in IndonesiaAustralia will likely provide Au$60 million or about Rp640 billion to assist in the development of the livestock ...

International football legends to visit Indonesia in May

International football legends to visit Indonesia in MayInternational football legends will visit Indonesia to play against Indonesian football players in an exhibition game ...

U.S. website picks 2NE1 as girl group to love

U.S. website picks 2NE1 as girl group to loveSouth Korean girl group 2NE1 has been chosen by U.S. media website BuzzFeed as one of "11 girl groups from around the ...