Tuesday, 27th September 2016
National
  • President wants long-term solution to Garut disaster
    20 hours ago
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) wants a long-term solution to recurring natural disasters, especially the flash floods in Garut, West Java. "The President also urged to pay attention and find long-term solutions to the ...
  • Indonesian hostages return to their families
    20 hours ago
    Four Indonesian citizens who were held hostage by the Abu Sayyaf group in the Philippines and were repatriated on Saturday have returned to their families on Monday. Three of them were from East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) and ...
  • ASEAN plays important role in regional peace, stability: Kerry
    26th September 2016
    US Secretary of State John Kerry said the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) plays an important role in maintaining peace and stability in the region. "ASEANs role is very central in maintaining peace and ...
  • Indonesia, Hungary agree to increase education cooperation
    26th September 2016
    Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno LP Marsudi and her Hungarian counterpart Peter Szijjerte agreed to enhance education cooperation between the two countries during bilateral talks held on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly ...
  • Indonesia, Arab League agree to enhance concrete cooperation
    26th September 2016
    Indonesia and the Arab League have signed a joint decision to enhance concrete cooperation under the Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) they signed on the sidelines of the 71st UN General Assembly in New York. Indonesian ...
  • Indonesia hosts conference on maritime security in Malacca Strait
    26th September 2016
    Indonesia is hosting a Tripartite Technical Experts Group conference on maritime security in the Malacca and Singapore Straits. "Until now the Malacca and Singapore Straits have been safe for domestic as well as foreign ...
  • Election candidates must pass narcotic test: Anti-Narcotic Agency
    25th September 2016
    The National Anti-Narcotics Agency (BNN) will participate in the preparations for the regional elections, scheduled to be held in February next year, in various regions in Indonesia. "Due to the increasing reports of ...
  • PT PAL finishes second warship ordered by the Philippines
    25th September 2016
    State-owned shipbuilding company PT PAL Indonesia (Persero) has finished building the second warship ordered by the Philippines. It is expected to roll out the ship from its yard in Tanjung Perak, Surabaya, East Java, on ...
  • Indonesia, EU agree to strengthen economic cooperation
    25th September 2016
    Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi and vice president of the European Union, Federica Mogherini, met and agreed to strengthen economic cooperation between Indonesia and EU. The bilateral meeting was held on Friday ...
  • Death toll of Garut flash flood up to 30
    24th September 2016
    Three more bodies were found on Friday, bringing to 30 the death toll from the flash flood that affected West Javas Garut district on Tuesday night (Sept. 22) "So far, 30 bodies have been found," chief of the public ...