Thursday, 11th February 2016
Feature
  • Prostitution involving artists is driven by lifestyle
    2nd January 2016
    The mode of prostitution involving a number of artistes is not because of economic necessity but rather caused by the lavish lifestyle needs. Prostitution has been an issue for years not only in Indonesia but across the ...
  • How far Jokowi has gone with his vision of creative economy
    2nd January 2016
    Development of creative economy was among the visions high in the agenda pledged by President Joko Widodo (Jokowi)in his pre election campaigns. It is natural if the people especially those involved in the business ...
  • New leaders, new office and new hope for anti-graft agency
    2nd January 2016
    Indonesia has entered the new year of 2016 with new hope of its dream to become a corruption-free nation as the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) with a new five-member panel. It also has a new 16-storey office ...
  • The future still gloomy for palm oil business
    2nd January 2016
    Oil palm farmers and companies in the country are feared to be disappointed that their hope of a better year in 2016 was all false. The palm oil market has long been hit by deep slump, and until the end of 2015 there has ...
  • Stunning Raja Ampat to be proposed as touristic province
    2nd January 2016
    The stunning natural beauty of Raja Ampat isles located in the northwestern tip of the Indonesian province of West Papua, has started to attract domestic and foreign tourists. Lured by this beauty of Raja Ampat, President ...
  • New Year`s eve celebrations held peacefully
    1st January 2016
    The New Years eve celebrations have gone peacefully across Indonesia with no untoward security incidents. "It has all gone peacefully, and no untoward incident has occurred," National Police Chief General Badrodin Haiti ...
  • Indonesia`s capsule of hopes planted in Papua
    31st December 2015
    After seven decades of development, Indonesia has placed its dreams for another 70 years in a time capsule, which will be opened by the future generation in 2085. Containing seven wishes that reflect the aspirations of the ...
  • Policy implementation to maintain rupiah stability
    31st December 2015
    The year 2015 has been marked with a long arduous struggle to shore up rupiah to regain some of its lost value against the US dollar. Long period of uncertainty over the plan of the U.S. central bank, (The Fed) to raise ...
  • Indonesia govt optimistic of achieving its tourism target in 2015
    31st December 2015
    The Indonesian government is optimistic that it will achieve the target of attracting 10 million foreign tourists this year, despite natural disasters such as mount explosions and forest fires that triggered haze. Tourism ...
  • Visa free facility, criminality
    31st December 2015
    In early April 2015 a number of Chinese tourists complained about being forced to pay illegal levy by Indonesian immigration officers upon arrival at Jakartas Soekarno Hatta and Balis Ngurah Rai International Airports. XU ...