Tuesday, 9th February 2016
Feature
  • Over 90 Ships Sunk By Indonesia Until Mid-October 2015
    29th October 2015
    Indonesia has incurred material losses and environmental damage due to illegal fishing activities mostly conducted by foreign fishing boats in its maritime territory. Therefore, Indonesia has vowed to impose stringent ...
  • Melanesian Festival Celebrates Cultural Diversity
    29th October 2015
    The Melanesian Cultural Festival is being held in Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, on October 27-30, 2015, to celebrate cultural pluralism existing in countries having a Melanesian population. "Diversity must not hinder unity," ...
  • Airport Operator, Airways Hit Hard By Forest Fire Haze
    29th October 2015
    The haze emanating from forest fires in Sumatra and Kalimantan harms not only the locals and the environment, but has also affected the financial performance of airways and state airport operator PT Angkasa Pura II. PT ...
  • Govt urged to end licenses for peatland exploitation
    27th October 2015
    Forest and peatland fires have protracted over the past several months and triggered widespread haze in the country and in neighboring nations, namely Singapore and Malaysia. The haze disaster which is among others caused ...
  • Festival expected to improve public understanding of Melanesian race
    27th October 2015
    The Melanesia Cultural Festival to be held in Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, from October 26 to 30, is expected to help improve the public understanding of the Melanesian race. "So far, many people thought the Melanesian race ...
  • Indonesians Urged to Beseech God for Rains as Prolonged Drought Hits Hard
    26th October 2015
    - Indonesia is now being hit hard by the current prolonged drought induced by El Nino weather phenomena that has triggered widespread forest fires, a water crisis and harvest failures in some regions. Early this year, El ...
  • Indonesia committed to maintaining stability in South China Sea
    23rd October 2015
    Indonesia shares its border with the South China Sea in the northwest, off the Natuna Islands in Riau Islands Province. So far, Indonesia is not among the countries involved in the South East China dispute. It has remained ...
  • Indonesia trying to diversify its export markets
    22nd October 2015
    Indonesia is intensifying efforts to expand its export markets, including non-traditional markets, through various promotions, such as exhibitions both at home and abroad. At home, it is now organizing its 30th Trade Expo ...
  • Government to modernize rural areas
    22nd October 2015
    The Indonesian government has arrived at a firm decision to modernize rural areas as part of President Joko Widodos nine priority programs, known as Nawa Cita to develop the nation from its peripheral regions. As ...
  • Government attention required for welfare of coastal communities
    22nd October 2015
    The Indonesian government is expected to empower coastal villages and fishing communities across the country to improve their welfare. The empowerment of coastal villages and fishing communities across Indonesia is ...