Saturday, 21st January 2017
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  • Indonesia, Palestine explore closer trade, cultural cooperation
    29th October 2016
    Indonesia and Palestine have always shared a strong relationship and forged close cooperation despite the geographical distance between them. Palestine was among the first nations to have recognized Indonesias declaration ...
  • Maritime festival, a vivacious event in Riau Islands
    29th October 2016
    Indonesia, a maritime country with two thirds of its territory as waters, continues to develop its provinces, including the Riau Islands which is currently now holding a vivacious maritime festival. The festival is ...
  • Antiterrorism law revision must be finalized soon
    27th October 2016
    The draft revision of Law No. 15/2003 on Antiterrorism, which is under the deliberation of the House of Representatives (DPR), must be finalized soon. Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Minister Wiranto ...
  • East Nusa Tenggara to hold its own version of Tour de Timor
    23rd October 2016
    East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) Province has decided to organize the Tour de Timor (TdT) biking and touring event of its own version. The event was initially planned to be organized jointly with Timor Leste to provide riders a ...
  • Food diversification needs to be promoted
    23rd October 2016
    The government of Indonesia needs to continuously promote diversification of food to reduce the public dependence on rice. Promoting the diversification of food will make the public realize that they have many other staple ...
  • New policy package to deal with e-commerce
    23rd October 2016
    The business of e-commerce in Indonesia, like in many other countries, is now developing, recording a total transactions of US$12 billion in 2014. This year it is estimated to reach $24.6 billion. The volume of e-commerce ...
  • Passion, essential for young entrepreneurs
    23rd October 2016
    Earlier this month, Minister of Trade Airlangga Hartarto encouraged young entrepreneurs to dominate priority industry sectors, which included food, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, textiles, transport, electronics, and the creative ...
  • Govt to issue logistics policy package
    22nd October 2016
    The Indonesian government has since September 2015 issued 13 economic policy packages which have improved the countrys investment climate through simplifying regulations which so far impeded investment. The economic policy ...
  • Indonesia faces an increasing elderly population
    22nd October 2016
    Indonesia is facing the problem of a growing number of elderly people who are expected to reach over 32 million in the next two decades. Indonesias elderly in 2010 was 4.9 percent, or 11,878,236 people, and this number is ...
  • What has been achieved in tourism industry in two years
    22nd October 2016
    Two years have past since Joko Widodo (Jokowi) took over the presidency in October 2014. Jokowi has done a lot amid the turbulent period. He has set a number of ambitious targets for his government to achieve when he ...