Friday, 24th February 2017
Feature
  • Sri Mulyani : No more corruption in Taxation Directorate General
    5th December 2016
    "There would be no more corruption in the Taxation Directorate General," Finance Minister Sri Mulyani has said. The statement is more an expression of strong will than a promise as the minister, even with the strong ...
  • Tour de timor cyclists thrilled by extreme topography of Timor
    3rd December 2016
    Fifty cyclists who participated in the cycling and tourism event, Tour de Timor (TdT), reached the finish line in Kupang, the capital of East Nusa Tenggara (NTT), on Dec 2, 2016, after traversing through six districts of Lombok ...
  • Prohibiting cigarette sales to children
    3rd December 2016
    Smoking among youth can be significantly reduced by effectively enforcing prohibition of cigarette sales to children. Cigarette sales prohibition is considered an important component of comprehensive tobacco prevention campaign. ...
  • "United Nusantara" celebrates "unity in diversity" of Indonesia
    1st December 2016
    Indonesia, the worlds largest archipelagic country, is blessed with more than 17 thousand islands, 700 tribes, and over 1,100 different local languages and dialects. Although over 80 percent of its population of more than ...
  • Govt upbeat about its investment target
    1st December 2016
    The investment climate in Indonesia in the last two years has been favorable following investment reforms and an improved business climate. As a result, the government is optimistic of achieving its investment target this ...
  • Govt considering inviting foreign investors to manage airports
    1st December 2016
    The Indonesian government is considering inviting the private sector to manage some of the countrys airports as the state budget may not be enough to speed up the development of infrastructure in the transportation sector. ...
  • Plan to reinstate Novanto as House Speaker triggers controversy
    25th November 2016
    Indonesias political situation has been very dynamic and interesting following a plan to reinstate Setya Novanto as House Speaker, a position he had given up in December 2015 over the "Papa asks for share" case. Golkar ...
  • Indonsian govt mixes optimism with prudence on issue of growth
    24th November 2016
    The government is mixing optimism with prudence in forecasting and assuming the rate of economic growth in the state budget for 2017, which is lower than what many institutions predicted. According to Finance Minister Sri ...
  • Indonesians urged to pray for and help prosecuted Rohingya
    24th November 2016
    The Rohingya ethnic group living in Myanmars Rakhine State is one of the worlds most persecuted minority groups. The United Nations (UN) has acknowledged the tragedy and the world was well aware of it, but Rohingya people ...
  • Indonesia to focus on sports tourism development
    21st November 2016
    Indonesia is developing its sports tourism through the launch of running, biking and rock climbing events in tourism destinations, as part of its efforts to promote and advance its tourism sector. According to Youth and ...