Tuesday, 31st March 2015
National
  • Agung vows to not dismiss cadres after victory
    10th March 2015
    Agung Laksono gave assurance here on Tuesday he will not dismiss any cadres after his leadership of the Golkar Party was accepted by the government. "There will be no dismissal. We would not like to develop animosity. We ...
  • RI, Austria to restore Affandi`s artworks
    10th March 2015
    The Indonesian government and the Austrian Federal Government have agreed to cooperate to restore paintings of the Indonesian renowned painter Affandi. "We have sent an expert from Austria to Yogyakarta to examine the ...
  • Gajah Mada University to establish school of nationality
    10th March 2015
    The Gajah Mada University (UGM) in Yogyakarta will soon establish the School of Nationality to foster a spirit of nationalism and state defense, UGM spokesman Sutarman noted here on Tuesday. He stated that the School of ...
  • Government identifies 21 Indonesians on board Hsiang Fu Chuen vessel
    10th March 2015
    The Indonesian government identified its 21 nationals on board the Taiwanese "Hsiang Fu Chuen" vessel, which reportedly lost contact in Falkland, Atlantic Ocean, on February 26, 2015. "We have already identified them, but ...
  • Sixtieth Asian-African Conference to support Palestine: Minister
    10th March 2015
    The 60th commemoration of the Asian-African Conference (KAA) scheduled for April 2015 in Jakarta and Bandung aims to yield three documents, one of which is to support Palestine, noted Foreign Affairs Minister Retno L.P. ...
  • Indonesia receives confirmation from 17 leaders for 60th Asia-Africa conference
    10th March 2015
    The Indonesian government has received confirmations from 17 foreign leaders regarding their participation in the 60th anniversary of the Asia-Africa Conference (AAC). Yuri O. Thamrin, the foreign ministrys director general ...
  • Health minister to suggest evaluation of BPJS health insurance
    10th March 2015
    Health Minister Nila F Moeloek will put forth a suggestion to evaluate a health insurance program run by the Social Security Organizing Agency (BPJS). "It has been one year since its launch, so I suggest it should be ...
  • Government gives recognition to Golkar under Agung Laksono
    10th March 2015
    Justice and Human Rights Minister Yasonna H Laoly said the government has decided to give its official recognition to the Golkar party under Agung Laksono. "After we received a decision from the partys tribunal and after ...
  • Jusuf Kalla doubts 16 missing Indonesians have joined ISIS
    10th March 2015
    Indonesian Vice President Jusuf M. Kalla has expressed doubt that the 16 Indonesian citizens, who had reportedly gone missing in Turkey, have joined the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). "I am not sure that they have ...
  • President says no to rice imports despite pressure
    10th March 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has refused to import rice in order to deal with the rice price hike despite pressure from several quarters. "An easy way to solve the price hike is import, but I refuse to import despite ...