Tuesday, 28th March 2017
National
  • Legislators traveling abroad criticized
    16th March 2017
    Sharp criticism has been addressed to a number of leaders and members of the West Nusa Tenggara Legislative Assembly (DPRD) traveling to Berlin when they are needed here as regional budget watchdogs. Deputy chairman of ...
  • Some 300 foreign workers listed as BPJS manpower members
    16th March 2017
    Around 300 foreign workers, or expatriates, working in Mimika Sub-district, Papua, are listed as members of the Employees Social Security System (BPJS Manpower). Acting chief officer of BPJS Manpower Mimika Carolus P.G. ...
  • KPK chief denies conflict of interest in e-ID card case
    16th March 2017
    The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) Chairman Agus Rahardjo made assurance that no conflict of interest would occur in the electronic identification (e-ID) card corruption case if he remains the KPK chief and handles the ...
  • Hasyim Muzadi passes away
    16th March 2017
    A member of the Presidential Advisory Board KH Hasyim Muzadi died on Thursday morning in his residence in the complex of Pondok Pesantren (Islamic Boarding School) of Al Hikam in Malang. The body would be flown to ...
  • PDIP chief calls for Basuki-Djarot victory
    15th March 2017
    The general chairperson of the ruling Indonesia Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP) urged the people on Wednesday to work harder to bring victory to Basuki Tjahaja Purnama and Djarot Saiful Hidayat in the run-off election next ...
  • World zakat confab formulates ways to alleviate poverty
    15th March 2017
    The conference of the World Zakat Forum (WZF) held in Jakarta from March 14 to 16 discusses ways to alleviate poverty as the vast majority of people in predominantly Muslim countries still live in poverty, its secretary general ...
  • President Jokowi prays for Muzadi`s recovery
    15th March 2017
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) visited ailing Presidential Advisory Council member Hasyim Muzadi in Malang, East Java, on Wednesday, and prayed for the latters recovery. "We visit Kyai Haji Hasyim Muzadi, and we all pray ...
  • Marsudi calls for better protection of Indonesians in Malaysia
    15th March 2017
    Indonesian Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi on Wednesday visited Malaysia to call for enhancing the protection of Indonesian citizens in the neighboring country, especially those who are in Penang and Johor Bahru. ...
  • Indonesian minister, Indian VP discuss cyber security
    15th March 2017
    Indonesian Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Wiranto specifically addressed cyber security issues with the Vice President of India, Mohammad Hamid Ansari, in India on Tuesday (March 14). A press ...
  • ANTARA News Agency receives award from national police
    15th March 2017
    ANTARA News Agency received an award from the national police for reporting the performance of the police force. The award was bestowed directly by National Police Chief Gen. Tito Karnavian to the vice executive editor of ...