Saturday, 30th August 2014
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  • Indonesia to ban mineral ore exports
    28th November 2013
    Indonesia plans to ban exports of raw minerals early next year and develop smelters of its own to increase the production of higher-value products from its minerals and metals industry. But metal and mining companies have ...
  • More botanical gardens are needed to reduce carbon emissions
    27th November 2013
    Indonesia only has a few botanical gardens, but they are expected to contribute to a great extent towards conserving energy and reducing carbon emissions. In line with the targets of government programs related to the ...
  • Indonesia invests in tree planting program for future generation
    27th November 2013
    To mark the Indonesias Tree Planting Day and National Planting Month 2013, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono planted a Kalpataru tree (Hura crepitan) in Datah village of Karangasem district in the Bali Province on Monday. ...
  • Election Body Working To End Voters' List Problem
    22nd November 2013
    In making preparations for general elections, the registration process is one of the most difficult tasks, as data entry of eligible voters must be conducted transparently and accurately. Voters lists are always a ...
  • Indonesia protests strongly in wake of new spying revelations
    19th November 2013
    The Indonesian government has decided to recall its ambassador to Australia as a strong protest over the illegal wiretapping conducted by Australian surveillance agencies that had targeted President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and ...
  • Jakarta takes measures against floods
    15th November 2013
    Jakarta is bracing for floods as rains have begun inundating a number of areas in the city of some 10 million people. In every rainy season, Jakarta occasionally floods, despite efforts by authorities, such as constructing ...
  • Realization of MP3EI projects meets government`s expectation
    9th November 2013
    In May 2011, the Indonesian government launched an ambitious program, called the Master Plan for Acceleration and Expansion of Indonesias Economic Development (MP3EI), which was designed as part of the agenda for "development ...
  • New Police Chief Has Crucial Task In Guarding General Elections 2014
    8th November 2013
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, early this year, announced a plan to name a successor to the then-retiring police chief General Timur Pradopo prior to the general elections in 2014.As Timur Pradopo was about to reach ...
  • Indonesia Calls For International Cooperation To Fight Hunger
    1st November 2013
    One out of ten people throughout the world do not sleep soundly because their stomachs are empty, and to help end that hunger the world must work together, Indonesia`s president said. "Every nation in the world must work ...
  • Indonesian workers threatening to stage national strike
    29th October 2013
    Jakarta workers, rallying outside City Hall on Tuesday, threatened to call a two-day national strike if their demand for a 50-percent wage increase was not met. "We came here to meet Jokowi and Ahok (the Jakarta governor ...