Saturday, 19th August 2017
Feature
  • Trapped by water hyacinths in Lake Tondano
    19th April 2017
    The lives of 17 residents of Minahasa District in North Sulawesi Province were at risk after they were trapped by water hyacinths (Eichhornia crassipes) in Lake Tondano on Monday. The morning turned tragic, and the 17 ...
  • E Nusa Tenggara gears up for Tour de Flores
    19th April 2017
    East Nusa Tenggara (NTT), known as a province of 1 thousand islands, is currently gearing up for an international cycling race and tourism event, Tour de Flores (TdF), on the island of Flores, to promote its tourism globally. ...
  • Building entrepreneurship to improve people`s welfare
    19th April 2017
    Income disparity among the Indonesian people is very high and needs to be overcome with expansion of entrepreneurship so that the state would not face difficulties in feeding its 258 million people. Entrepreneurs promote ...
  • Jakarta to hold gubernatorial election
    19th April 2017
    More than seven million eligible voters in Jakarta will come to polling stations on Wednesday (April 19) to choose their governor for the next five-year period from 2017 to 2022. Incumbent governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama ...
  • Gunung Kidul attracts thousands of holidaymakers
    18th April 2017
    The tourist attractions in Gunung Kidul District in the Special Region of Yogyakarta were visited by 47,000 local and foreign tourists during the Easter holiday on April 14 to 16, 2017. Long Easter holiday has contributed ...
  • Fight against corruption to not back down to terror
    14th April 2017
    Novel Baswedan, a senior investigator of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), on the morning of Apr 11 was heading home after performing Fajr, or Dawn, prayer at a mosque nearby when two motorcyclists attacked him. ...
  • Airlines expand domestic flights in eastern regions
    14th April 2017
    A 70-seater ATR-72-600 aircraft that took off from the Pattimura International Airport in Maluku Province, Wednesday, landed at West Papua Provinces Utarom Airport at 9:40 a.m. local time. The arrival of the aircraft was ...
  • Uncovering tax evaders after deadline of amnesty program
    11th April 2017
    The Indonesian government, which is in dire need of funds to finance its development programs, is harboring high hopes of collecting adequate taxes and is optimistic that taxpayers would meet their tax obligation. However, ...
  • RI needs more direct flights to lure foreign tourists
    11th April 2017
    As an island nation rich in natural bounty and cultures, Indonesia has extraordinary tourism potential to increase the arrivals of foreign tourists. Yet its tourism development is still behind those of neighboring ...
  • Kendari has attractive mangrove ecotourism areas
    11th April 2017
    Three mangrove ecotourism areas of Lahundape, Purirano, and Bungkutoko along the coast of Kendary Bay in the Indonesian province of Southeast Sulawesi have now become leading tourist destinations in the city of Kendari. ...