Sunday, 29th March 2015
National
  • Indonesia asks China to also provide a visa-free facility
    27th March 2015
    Indonesia has asked China to also provide a visa-free facility for Indonesians visiting that country. "The number of visitors to the two countries is expected to reach 10 millions a year. In view of that I appeal to the ...
  • Indonesian citizens suspected to join ISIS arrive home
    27th March 2015
    Twelve Indonesian citizens who are suspected to cross into Syria to join the ISIS group arrived in the country on Thursday night. "Yes, they have arrived in Indonesia," National Polices head of public information division ...
  • Jokowi holds bilateral meeting with Chinese president Xi Jinping
    26th March 2015
    - Indonesian President Joko Widodo held a bilateral meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People here on Thursday. During his current visit to China, President Jokowi, as he is also known, will ...
  • Police name three alleged members of ISIS suspects
    26th March 2015
    The Indonesian police have named three people, who were arrested in Malang, East Java, on Wednesday, as suspects for allegedly being members of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). "The three suspects, currently ...
  • Govt to probe 12 Indonesians detained in Turkey
    26th March 2015
    The government will investigate 12 of the 16 Indonesians detained in Turkey to find what motivated them to visit Syria illegally, according to Vice President Jusuf Kalla. "It depends on what they have done. If they did ...
  • President Jokowi arrives in Beijing for three-day visit
    25th March 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) arrived at the Beijing Capital International Airport on Wednesday to start his three-day state visit to China. The president and his entourage arrived at the airport at 6:30 p.m. local time. ...
  • Indonesia, Japan review economic partnership agreement
    24th March 2015
    The Indonesian and Japanese governments agreed to review the Indonesia-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (IJ-EPA) to derive mutual benefits, according to a press release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs received by Antara ...
  • Three Indonesian workers in Malaysia killed in elevator mishap
    24th March 2015
    Three Indonesian migrant workers and a Bangladeshi citizen died after an elevator they boarded fell from the 13th floor of an under-construction apartment in Putrajaya area, on Monday, stated a police officer. Chief of ...
  • Indonesia`s political situation stable for investments: President
    24th March 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has stated that current political situation in Indonesia guarantees a stable environment for investments. "Indonesias economic growth target for 2015 has been set at 5.7 percent, and it will ...
  • Two kidnapped Indonesian soldiers found dead in Aceh
    24th March 2015
    Two Indonesian military officers, who had been kidnapped, were found dead in Nisam Antara sub-district, North Aceh District, Aceh Darussalam Province, on Tuesday. The military and police officers, with the assistance of the ...