Saturday, 20th December 2014
National
  • Vice president calls for transparency in all institutions
    12th December 2014
    Vice President Jusuf Kalla has urged all institutions to operate transparently for the public to see their performance towards developing a clean government and democracy. "Without transparency, democracy cannot be ...
  • Christmas, momentum for Jokowi to find solution to Papua issue
    12th December 2014
    Secretary general of the Presidium of the Papua Council (PDP) Thaha Alhamid said Christmas is a good momentum for President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) to discuss and find peaceful solution to Papua issue. "The Christmas ...
  • 15 Chinese nationals deported
    11th December 2014
    The Central Kalimantan provincial immigration office deported 15 Chinese nationals employed in several large palm oil companies in South Barito district for abusing their visas. Some of the Chinese nationals were deported ...
  • Government provides annual fund subsidy worth Rp17 trillion to Papua
    11th December 2014
    Vice President Jusuf Kalla affirmed that the government annually provides fund subsidy worth Rp17 trillion to Papua. "The funds collected from taxation, royalties, and other properties in Papua is only Rp18 trillion, while ...
  • Thousands of workers stage rally outside Lebak district legislative body
    11th December 2014
    Thousands of workers staged a rally outside the Lebak district legislative council (DPRD) building in Banten province under tight security on Thursday to press for a minimum wage hike. "We are concerned about Lebak ...
  • Indonesia establishes four schools in Myanmar`s Rakhine county
    11th December 2014
    Indonesia recently established four schools in Myanmars Rakhine County in a bid to solve the communal conflict there, according to a press release from the Indonesian Foreign Affairs Ministry received here on Thursday. ...
  • President Jokowi visits shipyard in Busan
    11th December 2014
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) conducted an inspection of the activities at the Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) shipyard in Busan, South Korea, on Thursday. The president inspected the ship replica ...
  • President Jokowi arrives in Busan
    10th December 2014
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo, better known as Jokowi, arrived at the Gimhae Air Base in Busan, South Korea, at 3.30 p.m. local time, on Wednesday, after a 6.5-hour flight from Jakartas Halim Perdanakusuma military airbase. ...
  • Workers threaten to go on nationwide strike
    10th December 2014
    Indonesian workers have threatened to go on a nationwide strike if the government fails to meet their demands raised jointly in the capital city of Jakarta on Wednesday. "We will see how the government reacts to our ...
  • Painting Exhibition Organized By 13 Filipino Women in Jakarta
    10th December 2014
    Thirteen Filipino women residing in Indonesia are holding a painting exhibition titled, "The 10th Anniversary Exhibition: The Filipino Women for Art" at the Duta Fine Arts Gallery, Kemang Utara, South Jakarta, on December 9-16, ...