Wednesday, 1st June 2016
Feature
  • Indonesia developing halal tourism
    8th April 2016
    Indonesia is now intensively promoting the development of halal tourism in an effort to attract tourists from Muslim nations, particularly countries in the Middle East. The Tourism Ministry has designated at least 10 ...
  • Indonesia strengthens ties with South Pacific nations
    7th April 2016
    Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan and his delegations recent trip to Fiji and Papua New Guinea (PNG) demonstrates Indonesias commitment to forging strong bilateral relations ...
  • Government urged to halt Jakarta coastal reclamation project
    7th April 2016
    A political party leader and fishermen have called on the Jakarta authorities to halt the North Jakarta coastal reclamation project until all legal and environmental aspects of the project are settled. "The reclamation ...
  • Natiional examination no longer stressful
    5th April 2016
    The national examination this year in Indonesia was no longer stressful as was the case in the past when students were under pressure to do well in order to graduate. Previous system of conducting the national examination ...
  • Security force set to hunt down Poso gang of terror
    3rd April 2016
    Police and the military have joined forces to hunt down long sought notorious terrorist leader Santoso alias Abu Wardah and members of his gang in Poso , Central Sulawesi. President Joko Widodo not wanting to be disturbed ...
  • No diplomatic ties with Israel as long as Palestine remains occupied: Indonesia
    2nd April 2016
    "As long as Palestine does not gain its independence, Indonesia will keep challenging the Israeli occupation," President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said in his opening remarks at an extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic ...
  • Govt to track taxpayers through registered cards
    1st April 2016
    A legislator has proposed that the taxpayers numbers (NPWP) should be included in their identity cards (KTP) to make it easy for the government to trace taxpayers. This proposal came after the government, in this case the ...
  • Pertamina cuts prices of non-subsidized fuels
    30th March 2016
    Jakarta (ANTARA News)  - State-owned oil and gas company Pertamina has reduced the prices of its Pertamax, Pertamax Plus, Pertamina Dex, and Pertalite types of fuels by Rp200 per liter, effective from March 30, 2016. ...
  • Indonesia to Promote Whale-watching Tourism
    28th March 2016
    With over 17 thousand islands, Indonesia is the largest and most varied archipelago on Earth and spans over 5,000 equatorial kilometres between Asia and Australia. Its total coastline extends over 80,000 km, close to one ...
  • Indonesia steps up marine tourism promotions
    28th March 2016
    Being the worlds largest island country with over 17 thousands islands and 54,716 kilometer coastal lines, Indonesia is rich in beautiful isles, beaches and such underwater resources as coral reefs, fish and other sea biota. ...