Thursday, 30th October 2014
Feature
  • Indonesia Moves Towards Mature Democracy
    19th October 2014
    After all the noise and tension during the general election held earlier this year, the entire nation has come out as the winner, for the country is going to have a new President and opposition-dominated Parliament. ...
  • Next Govt Expected to Continue Previous Economic Programs
    19th October 2014
    The next government under Joko Widodo, who will be sworn in as Indonesias seventh president on Monday, is expected to continue development programs begun by outgoing President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. The continuation ...
  • Indonesia to welcome a new leader
    16th October 2014
    Indonesia will soon have a new leader Joko Widodo, former Jakarta governor, popularly called Jokowi.He won the presidential election on July 9 with former vice-president Jusuf Kalla as his running mate. Jokowi will be ...
  • Seaweed major source of Indonesian farmers` income
    16th October 2014
    Cultivation of seaweed as a major source of income for tens of thousands of Indonesian farmers is being intensified to improve their economy. The Indonesian island resort of Bali was the first place where extensive ...
  • Indonesia Gears Up For Inauguration of Seventh President
    15th October 2014
    The newly elected speaker of the People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Zulkifli Hasan has been busy visiting the country's leaders to extend invitations for the inauguration ceremony of Joko "Jokowi" Widodo as the seventh ...
  • Fights Against Illicit Drugs Intensified to Save Youths
    15th October 2014
    Indonesia has to intensify fight against illicit drugs in order to save the nations younger generation, who are prone to drug addiction traps. The National Anti-Narcotic Agency (BNN) recently revealed that of some 4.5 ...
  • Yudhoyono Set To Share Democratic Lessons In Bali Democracy Forum
    10th October 2014
    The Bali Democracy Forum (BDF) VII taking place in Nusa Dua, October 10-11, 2014, will be the final one to be chaired by its initiator, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, who will end his tenure on October 20, 2014. ...
  • New MPR Speaker Vows To Prioritize National Interests Above All
    9th October 2014
    After a lengthy and exhaustive deliberation, 678 members of the Peoples Consultative Assembly (MPR), one of Indonesias highest institutions, have finally elected a speaker and four deputy speakers of MPR democratically. ...
  • Rafflesia, Amorphophallus Flowers To Be Promoted As Botanical Treasures
    7th October 2014
    Bengkulu, which is dubbed "The Land of Rafflesia", is set to host an international symposium on Rafflesia and Amorphophallus flowers, the worlds rarest and largest flowers, in September 2015. "Bengkulu has been chosen as ...
  • Indonesia Strives To Become Role Model of Nuclear Security Culture
    7th October 2014
    Indonesia has always believed in the peaceful utilization of nuclear energy and has been strongly committed to pursuing nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation. As a country with a huge population of some 250 million, ...