Thursday, 2nd October 2014
National
  • Indonesia to host international maritime industry exhibition
    10th September 2014
    Indonesia for the first time will host Marintec Indonesia 2014, an international maritime industry exhibition and conference, at Jakarta International Expo on November 26-28, 2014. Industrial Vice Minister Alex Retraubun ...
  • Mercedes-benz is not appropriate as operational vehicle: Bambang Widjojanto
    10th September 2014
    Deputy Chairman of the Corruption Eradication Commission Bambang Widjojanto assessed that the procurement of Mercedes-Benz as operational vehicles for ministers under Jokowis government was not appropriate. "I understand ...
  • "I do not want to be dprd`s slave": Ahok
    10th September 2014
    Jakartas Deputy Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) vociferously expressed that he had no intentions of being the slave of the legislative assembly (DPRD). He made the statement here on Wednesday while voicing his ...
  • Jakarta`s deputy governor Ahok to quit Gerindra
    10th September 2014
    Deputy Governor of Jakarta Basuki Tjahaja Purnama alias Ahok will send a letter to Gerindra informing about his decision to quit the party. "Today, I have prepared the letter and will send it to the partys leadership ...
  • Emron Pangkapi will replace Suryadharma Ali
    10th September 2014
    The United Development Party (PPP) has removed Suryadharma Ali from the post of chairman following a meeting of the political partys national leaders held on Tuesday, (Sept. 9). Suryadharma Ali will be replaced by Emron ...
  • PPP Party chairman ready to step down
    10th September 2014
    After being named a suspect in the Hajj fund graft case by the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), chairman of the United Development Party (PPP) Suryadharma Ali announced that he will resign. "As I have been ...
  • 6.2-magnitude earthquake jolts N Sulawesi
    10th September 2014
    An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter Scale jolted North Sulawesi, on Wednesday at 9.46 am Western Indonesian Standard Time (WIB), but it did not trigger a subsequent tsunami. The quakes epicenter was located 131 km ...
  • Indonesia has to be ready to face ASEAN free market
    10th September 2014
    Industry Minister Mohamad Suleman Hidayat said Indonesia has to be ready to face competition in free market in Asean in 2015. Indonesia is the sixth in competitiveness in ASEAN and it is not encouraging, Hidayat said in ...
  • Hotspots detected in eight sub-districts in S Kalimantan
    10th September 2014
    A number of hotspots of forest and plantation fires were detected in eight sub-districts in Tanah Laut District, South Kalimantan Province, an official said here on Wednesday. "The eight sub-districts are Pelaihari, ...
  • W Kalimantan police to destroy 600 assembled weapons: official
    10th September 2014
    West Kalimantan police command will destroy around 600 assembled firearms, which have been voluntarily surrendered by the community, reported West Kalimantan provincial police chief Brig. Gen. Arief Sulistianto. "We will ...