Wednesday, 22nd October 2014
Feature
  • A surprise for Megawati Soekarnoputri
    22nd September 2014
    Megawati Soekarnoputri could not fight back the tears. She was deeply touched and at the same time surprised. All regional leaders of the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP) asked her to keep her position at the ...
  • MP3EI, Extraordinary Program To Boost Equitable, Balanced Economic Growth
    17th September 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, as the leader of a growing economic nation, has frequently promoted the need to achieve economic growth in equity. "It is clear from our deliberations that our ultimate goal of the ...
  • Indonesia Urged To Protect Younger Generation From Ill-Effects of Tobacco
    17th September 2014
    Some 73,956,480 people died of tobacco-related diseases since the first Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) working group was formed on October 28, 1999, according to the Death Clock, which keeps track of ...
  • Indonesian haze begins escalating to neighboring countries
    17th September 2014
    At least eight provinces in Indonesia currently have an increasing number of hotspots producing smoke from forest and land fires, causing disturbance to neighboring countries. "Hotspots detected by MODIS satellite in the ...
  • Price hike sparks consumers` switch to subsidized LPG
    17th September 2014
    As expected, consumers are switching to subsidized liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in three-kilogram cylinders following the governments recent decision to increase the price of same gas supplied in 12-kilogram cylinders. ...
  • Government responds to call for addressing drought
    17th September 2014
    The Indonesian government on Monday announced it has mapped out alternative water sources for the countrys drought-hit provinces and was coordinating with the Ministry of Agriculture to immediately address the problem. The ...
  • Indonesia convinced to meet oil lifting target
    16th September 2014
    Indonesian oil officials are optimistic that the government will meet its oil lifting target this year, although it fails to meet the target in the first half of 2014. The government has set an oil lifting target of 818 ...
  • Jokowi ready to raise fuel prices
    14th September 2014
    While a group of students in Malang, East Java, staged a protest against his plan, President-elect Joko Widodo said in Karanganyar, Central Java, he will go ahead with the plan to raise fuel oil prices. He said he was ...
  • Indonesian government PKN program beneficial to fishermen
    13th September 2014
    The traditional fishermen in Indonesia have been reaping the rewards of the Fishermen Welfare Improvement (PKN) program implemented by the government in 2011. According to data from the Ministry of Marine Affairs and ...
  • Pertamina aims to achieve viable gas price by mid-2016
    11th September 2014
    State-owned oil and gas company Pertamina has laid a gradual price increase roadmap for its liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in an effort to reach economically viable gas price at about Rp11,944 per kilogram by mid-2016. ...