Sunday, 24th May 2015
Feature
  • Industries complain of power tariff hikes
    9th April 2015
    Burdened by the depreciating value of the rupiah against the U. S. dollar, industries hope that the government does not raise the electricity tariffs anymore this year. This is because power fares contribute some 30 ...
  • INACRAFT most prestigious indonesian handicraft exhibition
    8th April 2015
    Having been held for 17 consecutive years, the Jakarta International Handicraft Trade Fair (INACRAFT) is the most prestigious occasion for the handicraft industry in Indonesia. INACRAFT is one of the chief trade events ...
  • PDIP congress to have positive impact on government
    8th April 2015
    The upcoming fourth national congress of the ruling Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP) is expected to have a positive impact on the government of President JokoWidodo (Jokowi). Scheduled to be held in Nusa Dua ...
  • Govt expedites 35 thousand mw power plant projects
    8th April 2015
    The government is expediting the development of its power plant projects worth Rp1.2 thousand trillion to achieve the target of generating an additional 35 thousand megawatts of electricity during the next five years. ...
  • Fishermen call for thorough elimination of poachers
    6th April 2015
    Indonesian fishermen on National Fishermens Day on Monday called for the thorough elimination of illegal fishing, including those financing poachers, so that fishermens welfare can be improved. "National Fishermens Day ...
  • India long time friend of Indonesia
    5th April 2015
    India was one of the initiators of the historical Asian African Conference (AAC) together with Indonesia, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, and Pakistan on 18 April-24 April 1955. India regained its independence from British colonial ...
  • Poso Transformed Into "Battlefield" Against Terrorists
    3rd April 2015
    Parts of Poso are being transformed into a battlefield as some 3.2 thousand Indonesian military officers of the Swift Reaction Strike Unit (PPRC) are participating in a massive military exercise against terrorists, being held ...
  • Indonesian govt to boost development of fertlizer industry
    31st March 2015
    Indonesian farmers need some 14 million tons of subsidized fertilizers annually, whereas the governments allocation still accounts for only 9.55 million tons, leaving a shortage of 4.45 million tons. Therefore, the ...
  • Water Resource Management To Be Under State Control
    31st March 2015
    - Two important court rulings were issued in Indonesia earlier this year that established water accessibility as a basic right of the public, rather than giving water the status of a business commodity. In mid February, ...
  • Indonesian government to step up Trans-Sumatra toll road construction
    28th March 2015
    The government plans to speed up the construction of the Trans-Sumatra toll road, which is expected to boost integration and connectivity. Divided into 23 sections, the 2,700-kilometer (km) toll road will extend from ...