Wednesday, 1st June 2016
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  • Indonesia, Russia keen on boosting economic ties
    20th May 2016
    Before attending the ASEAN-Russia Summit, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin held a bilateral meeting to discuss efforts to expand cooperation in various fields, particularly to increase ...
  • Character education begins at home
    19th May 2016
    Character education, or the teaching of virtues, should start at home where children can learn through positive examples and encouragement from their parents. Although character education is imparted in schools, it is not ...
  • Scenic Lake Toba also steeped in history
    18th May 2016
    Lake Toba and Samosir Island, which is located in the middle of the huge lake, offer a complete tourism package encompassing beautiful scenery, unique Batak culture and traditions, and intriguing history. Located in North ...
  • Ensuring survival of traditional markets
    18th May 2016
    The government has made steady efforts to ensure the survival of traditional markets and will continue to take further steps through promotion and revitalization. Efforts have been made to revitalize the traditional ...
  • Government upbeat about Q2 growth
    17th May 2016
    Despite witnessing low performance in the first quarter, the government is optimistic that the economic growth in the second quarter of this year will be higher. Moreover, the growth in the first quarter of 2016, recorded ...
  • Preserving the beauty of Weh Island
    16th May 2016
    Constant efforts need to be made to preserve the beauty of Indonesias westernmost island of Weh in Sabang District, Aceh Province. Weh Island is known for its natural beauty, waterfalls, coral reefs, marine species, white ...
  • Indonesia offers more than 50 films at cannes film market
    15th May 2016
    Indonesia is offering more than 50 films at "Marche du Film", an international film market held as part of the Cannes Film Festival at Cannes, in France, from May 11 to 22. The films offered include those that have been ...
  • Govt preparing transportation for lebaran travelers
    14th May 2016
      In keeping with the practice followed in the past, the government is preparing various modes of transportation for those traveling during the post-fasting Eid ul-Fitr, referred to as Lebaran travelers. These are ...
  • Indonesia likely to carry out third wave of executions this year
    14th May 2016
    Drug trafficking has become Enemy Number One of Indonesia, as some 30 to 50 people, mostly young men, die of drug abuse daily in the country. The Indonesian government has declared an all-out war against drug crimes and ...
  • ISIS atrocities uncovered in Palmyra
    13th May 2016
    Palmyra, also known as Tadmur in Arabic, is one of the famous historical attractions in Syria. It is surrounded by the dry Syrian desert and located 215 kilometers from Damascus. The territory, which is part of the Homs ...