Saturday, 22nd November 2014
National
  • President Jokowi launches Family Welfare Savings Program
    3rd November 2014
    President Joko Widodo launched the Family Welfare Savings Program (PSKS) though which funds amounting to Rp6.2 trillion will be distributed to the poor across the country. "The PSKS is a savings fund aid program of the ...
  • New ministries will not recruit employees
    3rd November 2014
    Stata Administrative and Bureaucracy Reforms Yuddy Chrisnandi said newly formed ministries would not recruit new civil servants but use existing ones. "The apparatuses for newly established ministries will be taken from ...
  • Indonesia cards first step towards improving people`s welfare: President Jokowi
    3rd November 2014
    The provision of numerous cards, including the Healthy Indonesia Card and Smart Indonesia Card, to disadvantaged people across the country is the first step towards improving their welfare, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said. ...
  • Condition of suspected ebola patient in Indonesia shows improvement
    3rd November 2014
    - The condition of 45-year-old GN, a patient suspected to be suffering from Ebola, showed improvements after he was quarantined in the regional hospital of RSUD Palem, Pare, East Java, a doctor said. "The results of todays ...
  • President Jokowi discusses efforts to boost state earnings
    3rd November 2014
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) chaired a cabinet plenary meeting here on Monday to discuss efforts to increase state earnings. "The closed-door meeting was held to discuss the efforts to increase state earnings," the ...
  • Indonesian students receive gold medal at Int`l Exhibition of Young Inventors
    2nd November 2014
    Four Indonesian students received gold medals at the International Exhibition of Young Inventors (IEYI) 2014 which were held from October 30 to November 1, a press release from the Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) said ...
  • Japan to open animation school in Indonesia
    1st November 2014
    Japan will open Kadokawa Contents Academy, a school to teach animation, in Indonesia next year, according to its CEO Tetsuya Koga. "This year we opened schools in Taiwan and Singapore, and we will open a school in ...
  • President wants concrete steps to rehabilitate Sinabung victims
    31st October 2014
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo wants concrete steps to expedite the rehabilitation of the victims of Mount Sinabungs eruption in North Sumatra and reconstruction of their damaged houses, a spokesman has said."Mr President ...
  • 1,970 homes flooded in West Sumatra`s Solok district
    31st October 2014
    At least 1,970 homes in Solok district, Indonesia's West Sumatra province, were flooded on Friday due to the overflowing of Batang Lembang river. The floods triggered by incessant downpours in the past two days forced ...
  • Another suspect named in TransJakarta corruption case
    31st October 2014
    The Attorney Generals Office on Friday named another suspect in the alleged case of corruption in procuring packages I and II of articulated buses worth Rp150 billion for the TransJakarta Busway network in 2012. The ...