Thursday, 19th October 2017
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  • Ensuring safety of Idul Fitri exodus travelers
    23rd June 2017
    Most Indonesian Muslims follow the tradition of celebrating Idul Fitri Islamic Holiday, or locally called Lebaran, in their hometowns with their families. As a result, there is an exodus of travelers, particularly from ...
  • Welcoming Lebaran Day
    23rd June 2017
    The Eid al-Fitr or Lebaran Day, which is celebrated next Sunday in Indonesia, is the culmination of the month-long fasting rituals of Muslims, when they offer their prayers and thanks to Almighty. President Joko Widodo, who ...
  • Bengkulu`s pact of integrity ends up as an image projection
    21st June 2017
    "Lubuk kecil buaya banyak", literally translated as "Small deep pool in a stream has many carnivorous crocodiles", is often cited in Bengkulu to describe a small place infested by criminals, thieves and corrupt people. ...
  • Capitalizing on opportunities offered by OBOR initiatives
    21st June 2017
    A good connectivity is crucial for Indonesia, a huge country whose distance between the westernmost part of the archipelago and the easternmost is equal to the distance between London and Dubai or Los Angeles and New York. ...
  • Government ready to serve 19 million Lebaran travelers
    20th June 2017
    The government is ready to serve some 19 million people across the country who will be traveling this week to their hometowns to celebrate the post-fasting Eid al-Fitr or Lebaran festivities. Transportation Minister Budi ...
  • Diving exhibition to precede BMW Festival
    18th June 2017
    The highly anticipated cultural event of Biak Munara Wampasi (BMW) Festival in Biak Numfor District, Papua Province, from July 1 to 4, 2017, will be preceded by a diving exhibition involving some 50 divers from different ...
  • North Sulawesi optimistic of attracting more Chinese tourists
    18th June 2017
    To support the Indonesian governments target of attracting at least 12 million foreign tourists, including some 2.4 million from China, several regions are gearing up to receive them this year. Tourism promotion events ...
  • Indonesia actively contributing to eradication of IUU fishing
    17th June 2017
    Commitment of Indonesian Government to completely eradicating Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing activities in its territorial waters is understandable because it has received praise from the Food and Agriculture ...
  • Government targets to free Indonesia of child labor by 2022
    15th June 2017
    The Indonesian government is making all-out efforts, through a roadmap program, to free the country of child workers, which currently reach over 1.6 million, by 2022. In order to achieve the target based on the roadmap, ...
  • Seeking government`s intervention in Freeport`s labor problem
    15th June 2017
    Over the past several years, labor strikes have hit PT Freeport Indonesia (FI), but the subsidiary of the US mining giant Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold has managed to find win-win solutions to the problems. Having ...