Monday, 27th February 2017
Feature
  • Social solidarity called powerful tool for dealing with national problems
    25th December 2016
    Having more than 1,300 ethnic groups and 400 distinct languages and dialects, are certainly challenges for the 250-million population of Indonesia, the fourth most populated nation in the world, after China, India and the US. ...
  • Indonesian govt expediting plan to build high-speed train
    25th December 2016
    The Indonesian government is increasing its lobbying with Japan to expedite its plans to build a semi-high speed train that will cover a distance of some 700 kilometers from Jakarta to Surabaya in East Java. As the ...
  • 2016 Indonesia oil production exceeds target
    25th December 2016
    Indonesias oil and gas production this year exceeded the target set in the 2016 revised state budget (APBNP 2016) at 820,000 barrels of oil per day (bpd) and 6,438 million standard cubic feet of oil per day (MMSCFD). The ...
  • Kids` "Om Telolet Om" goes viral
    23rd December 2016
    The Indonesian meme "Om Telolet Om" has unexpectedly gone viral on social media, becoming a trending topic on Twitter, as youth trying to get bus drivers to blow their horn, tweeted it recently. At first glance, even ...
  • Yearender - Indonesia`s homework on workers` migration
    23rd December 2016
    The United Nations (UN) has designated December 18 as the International Migrant Workers Day, when the international community is encouraged to commemorate the work of those who left their home countries in pursuit of better ...
  • Mother`s Day plays special role in indonesian history
    23rd December 2016
    Observed on December 22 every year, Mothers Day in Indonesia plays a special role in the countrys history, culture, and society. Mothers Day in Indonesia is not just for mothers but also for all women. No wonder, Women ...
  • Yearender - Police to continue cracking down on terrorist cells
    23rd December 2016
    Indonesian police have been successful in thwarting terrorists plans to bomb a number of targets during Christmas and New Year festivities. Since December 10, the National Polices anti-terrorist squad Densus 88 has ...
  • Walking beyond China-Myanmar border in Ruili City
    22nd December 2016
    There seemed to be no visible gap separating the lives of people from two different societies in Ruili, a Chinese county-level city bordering the neighboring Muse City of Myanmar. Within the jurisdiction of Dehong Prefecture ...
  • Yearender - Govt to operate six new toll roads in 2017
    21st December 2016
    To smooth traffic flows in Java and Sumatra, state-owned toll road construction company PT Jasa Marga is developing toll roads that will connect trans-Java and trans Sumatra highways. PT Jasa Marga aims to finish all toll ...
  • Yearender - Indonesia successfully fights forest fires in 2016
    17th December 2016
    Many inhabitants of Riau Province have a fleeting sense of relief since, for the first time in the past 18 years, they were not choked by haze coming from forest and plantation fires, thanks to all out efforts by Indonesian ...