Friday, 6th March 2015
National
  • Flash Flood Inundates Kampung Pulo, East Jakarta
    1st March 2015
    Flash flood inundated six neighborhood units in Kampung Pulo, Jatinagara sub-district, East Jakarta, at height of up to 150 cm. "A number of houses are flooded, but there are no evacuees," Head of the Jakarta Disaster ...
  • Bappenas agrees to Rp250.5 billion grant from Canada, Germany
    28th February 2015
    The Ministry of National Development Planning/ National Development Planning Agency (Bappenas) has agreed to cooperate on development programs with Canada and Germany on Rp250.5 billion total grants for regional economic ...
  • Anti-graft body detains former Papua governor
    27th February 2015
    The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has detained three suspects, including former governor of Papua province, over an alleged case of corruption related to power projects in Mamberamo River and Erumka in the 2009-2010 ...
  • Governor of Jakarta reports alleged corruption in regional budget
    27th February 2015
    Governor of Jakarta Basuki Tjahaja Purnama visited the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) office here on Friday to report the involvement of alleged graft in the regional budget of the city for 2015. "We wish to ...
  • Police name Samad suspect in rumah kaca case
    27th February 2015
    The police have named non-active commissioner of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), Abraham Samad, as a suspect in the "Rumah Kaca" case, Deputy Chief of the National Police Commissioner General Badrodin Haiti ...
  • Ministers report to president about land for marginal farmers
    27th February 2015
    Three ministers report to President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) progress made in the plans to provide nine million hectares of lands for marginal farmers. Agrarian Affairs and Lay Out Minister Ferry Mulsidan, Agriculture ...
  • Ahok ready to be dismissed if found violating law
    27th February 2015
    Governor of Jakarta Basuki Tjahaja Purnama said here on Friday that he was ready to be discharged if found breaking the law with regard to the draft budget, which was strongly criticized. "If I violate a law, they have the ...
  • Indonesian immigration authorities to deport Australian journalist
    27th February 2015
    The Indonesian immigration authorities will deport an Australian female journalist for failing to present official documents necessary to cover the preparations for the executions of the drug offenders on Nusakambangan Island, ...
  • indonesian Navy tightens maritime security
    27th February 2015
    The Indonesian Navy is implementing measures to tighten security in its maritime territory, Admiral Ade Supandi stated. The Navy has established cooperation with the Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry to confiscate ...
  • A great Indonesian musician meets President Jokowi
    27th February 2015
    Musician Iwan Fals met President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo at the presidential office here on Friday to discuss a plan to hold a "Peoples Songs" concert, which is expected to attract four million people. "Besides congratulating ...