Thursday, 23rd October 2014
International
  • U.S. military to quickly ramp up Ebola mission in Liberia
    30th September 2014
    The United States plans to quickly increase its presence in Liberia, where military personnel are deploying to help the West African nation halt the advance of the worst Ebola epidemic on record, the general in charge of the ...
  • Palestinian Leader Accuses Israel of 'Genocide'
    28th September 2014
    Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas accused Israel on Friday of a "genocidal crime" in Gaza, telling the United Nations negotiations had failed and the time for Palestinian independence had come, drawing a sharp rebuke from ...
  • Poverty Eradication "Priority" in New Development Agenda: UN Chief
    28th September 2014
    UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said here Friday that poverty eradication must remain at the heart of the post-2015 development agenda. He said the post-2015 development agenda must finish the work of the Millennium ...
  • US businessmen want ASEAN to reform customs
    27th September 2014
    Leading US businesspeople want Thailand and other member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to undertake reform on customs procedures, reduce corporate tax and to enforce laws efficiently and with ...
  • Indonesian university teams with Korean university to offer joint degree
    26th September 2014
    Telkom University (Tel-U), Bandung, West Java, is collaborating with the Kumoh National Institute of Technology (KIT), South Korea, to offer a joint degree program. "This cooperation is a continuation of our past work," Rector ...
  • 1,000 fighters from Asia join IS group: US Commander
    26th September 2014
    About 1,000 volunteers from the Asia-Pacific region have sought to join the Islamic State group, a senior military officer said. Admiral Samuel Locklear, who oversees American forces across Asia as head of Pacific Command, ...
  • Radicalism can be prevented in appropriate manner: Yudhoyono
    25th September 2014
    Indonesia has adopted a sound approach to handle terrorism and radicalism, so that the influence of these ideologies does not grow stronger, stated President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. "My speech was about international ...
  • Hamamatsu city delegation visit Bandung, West Java
    24th September 2014
    A delegation from Hamamatsu city, Japan, is visiting Bandung, West Java, to explore the possibilities for a joint effort in developing the creative city and the urban society initiatives, Director of Bandung Creative City Forum ...
  • Indonesia, US strengthen maritime security through coast guard training
    24th September 2014
    US Ambassador Robert Blake and Director General of Sea Transportation Bobby Mamahit congratulated 24 KPLP (Indonesian Coast Guard) officers for completing a two-week Boarding Officer Course last Friday. The US Embassy ...
  • Air strikes in Syria hit Islamic State at Iraq border: Monitor
    24th September 2014
    Five air strikes hit Islamic State-controlled territory in Syria near the Iraqi border on Wednesday, a group that tracks the Syrian war said. Rami Abdulrahman, who runs the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, told Reuters the ...