Tuesday, 25th July 2017
National
  • Indonesia - Netherlands sign MoU on handling terrorism
    20th July 2017
    The Indonesian National Counter-terrorism Agency (BNPT) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Dutch National Coordinator for Security and Counterterrorism (NCTV) on cooperation to handle terrorism. The MoU ...
  • Govt to continue improving system to fight corruption: President Jokowi
    20th July 2017
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said here on Thursday that he would continue to improve the system of government and intensify law enforcement to eradicate corruption in the country. Through the two approaches, ...
  • Megawati stands ready for Pancasila
    20th July 2017
    Megawati Soekarnoputri has explained the reason why she accepted a request by President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) to become the chairperson of the board of directors of the Presidential Working Unit on Reinforcement of the Pancasila ...
  • Indonesian Ulema Council urges Israel to revoke restrictions
    20th July 2017
    The Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) has urged Israel to revoke restrictions on the entry of Palestinians in the al-Aqsa Mosque compound, as restrictions trigger tensions. "We urge Israel to immediately revoke the ...
  • Construction of toll road in Yogyakarta being reviewed: Minister
    20th July 2017
    The governments plan to construct a toll road in Yogyakarta is still being reviewed, Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan stated. In a press release received here on Thursday, Pandjaitan said ...
  • First suspects in e-ID card graft case to go to jail
    20th July 2017
    The Jakarta Corruption Court meted out 7 years jail term for former Director General of Population and Civil Registration Irman and 5-years imprisonment for former Director of Management of Population Administration Information ...
  • VP Kalla visits Pasuruan inaugurate water management system
    20th July 2017
    Vice President M Jusuf Kalla is on a one-day working visit to Pasuruan District, East Java Province, on Thursday to inaugurate a clean water management system project. Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Darmin ...
  • More suspects in e-ID card corruption case possible: KPK
    20th July 2017
    Chairman of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) Agus Rahardjo has said the antigraft agency would dig deeper into the electronic-ID card corruption case. Agus indicated KPK has not stopped looking for possible ...
  • Overcome challenges in West Papua: President
    20th July 2017
    Opening up isolation, creating new jobs, alleviating poverty, carrying out more equitable development, and increasing the human development index are part of efforts to overcome challenges in West Papua Province, President Joko ...
  • Commercialication of electric cars to be faster: Energy minister
    20th July 2017
    Energy Minister Ignasius Jonan predicted that commercialization of electric cars could be faster than expected as the environment-friendly technology has already been very popular in a number of countries. "When I talked ...