Thursday, 29th June 2017
Feature
  • Indonesia believed to be vital contributor to Middle East peace
    16th January 2017
    Indonesia was invited to attend a conference in Paris on January 15, 2017, as the country is believed to be an important contributor to peace in the Middle East. Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister A.M. Fachir represented ...
  • Closely supervising temporary foreign workers
    16th January 2017
    Reports on arrests and deportations of foreign workers have become quite frequent lately, as regional authorities across the country have intensified supervision over foreigners to prevent violation of working permits or ...
  • CPO export drops but price on the rise
    15th January 2017
    Indonesias export of crude palm oil (CPO) and its derivatives fell by nearly 2 percent to 25.7 million tons in 2016 from 26.2 million tons in 2015. Despite export decline, the price of crude palm oil (CPO) is on the rise, ...
  • Indonesian govt threatens to revoke permits of mining companies
    14th January 2017
    Mining companies have, so far, benefited from exploiting and exporting Indonesias mineral ores without processing it at home, thereby causing losses to the nation. Hence, in 2009, the government had taken a decision to ban ...
  • Indonesia appreciates Saudi government for hajj quota increase
    12th January 2017
    Indonesian government has highly appreciated the Saudi Arabian government for an increase of the formers hajj pilgrims quota to 211,000 in 2017 from 168,800 last year. President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said the increase in ...
  • Govt should focus on tapping fisheries resources
    10th January 2017
    The Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry (KKP) should now focus on the utilization of the countrys abundant fisheries resources, and not on their supervision only. The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin) ...
  • PSSI appoints Danurwindo as timnas technical director
    10th January 2017
    In the congress of the All-Indonesia Football Association (PSSI), the countrys highest soccer association appointed a former senior coach Danurwindo as the technical director of the national soccer teams or Timnas who will help ...
  • Jakarta LRT to be operational in two years
    10th January 2017
    The first phase of Jakarta Light Rail Transit (LRT), a type of rapid transit that uses electric-powered trains, will certainly be ready for operation in the next two years. Started in September 2015, the first phase, ...
  • Govt to revoke visa-free facility
    8th January 2017
    The Indonesian government has decided to revoke its visa-free facility for a number of countries but it has not disclosed how many countries of the 169 facility recipients will be affected as it will still carry out further ...
  • Foreign firms urged to float shares at stock exchange
    8th January 2017
    Foreign companies, whose assets and income originate in Indonesia, are being urged to float their shares on the Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) as an Initial Public Offering (IPO). There are some 52 foreign investment ...