Tuesday, 26th July 2016
Feature
  • The formation of national cyber agency
    1st July 2016
    The establishment of the National Cyber Agency, which began three years ago with the arrival of the Cyber Desk in the Coordinating Ministry for Political, Legal and Security Affairs (Kemenko Polhukam), is now rumored to have ...
  • Ensuring safe drivers during Lebaran exodus
    30th June 2016
    Indonesia, which has the largest Muslim population in the world, will celebrate the post-fasting month Lebaran, or Eid El Fitr, on July 6. Of the countrys over 250 million population, more than 85 percent are Muslims. ...
  • Govt expects Rp165 trillion from tax amnesty program
    30th June 2016
    The House of Representatives (DPR) enacted into law on Tuesday the governments tax amnesty bill which will provide tax pardons for the repatriation of assets worth thousands of trillions of rupiah currently stashed abroad. ...
  • Jakmania`s embarrassing action hurts Persija, others
    28th June 2016
    A proverb, "Think before you act, look before you leap," seemingly teaches all people to do good deeds, but the anarchic action allegedly committed by the Jakarta-based soccer team Persijas supporters, "The Jakmania," ended up ...
  • Safety of Lebaran travelers gets priority
    28th June 2016
    Millions of post-fasting or Lebaran travelers will start homebound exodus this week for the Lebaran festivities and family reunions in their respective hometowns. Transportation Minister Ignatius Jonan said the government ...
  • Egyptians enjoy happy and colorful Ramadan nights
    26th June 2016
    Throngs of people of all ages walk leisurely around the streets, local coffee shops are full of visitors; small traditional music bands sing and perform for the visitors and vendors are moving around selling gifts, balloons, ...
  • Beef imports to bring down soaring prices arriving
    23rd June 2016
    The high demand for beef in the current fasting month of Ramadan has caused the price of the commodity to soar from some Rp90 thousand to about Rp125 thousand-Rp130 thousand per kilogram (kg). The prices had also ...
  • Bintan Island ready to greet Lebaran visitors
    22nd June 2016
    Bintan, a tourist resort island close to Singapore as well as to Malaysias Johor Bahru, in the Riau Island Province, is now ready to greet foreign tourists and local visitors expected to arrive during the post-fasting Lebaran ...
  • Leprosy still prevalent in some areas
    22nd June 2016
    Leprosy is still prevalent in some areas of Indonesia even though the infectious disease is no longer a mystery and can be prevented and treated by adopting a clean and healthy lifestyle. Cases of leprosy continue to ...
  • It is expected to be all smooth for Tito Karnavian
    18th June 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokwi) has named Comr.Gen. Tito Karnavian as the sole candidate to replace outgoing police chief. Gen. Badrodin Haiti, who would retire on July 24. The decision put an end to speculation as to ...