Saturday, 30th July 2016
National
  • Indonesia holds training to increase technological capacity of Asia-Pacific countries
    27th July 2016
    Indonesia is holding a training on multimedia for several Asia-Pacific and African countries from July 26 to August 4, 2016, in Yogyakarta as a concrete program under the South-South Cooperation. According to a press ...
  • Sri Mulyani ready to continue government`s development programs
    27th July 2016
    Newly appointed Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati expressed readiness to continue the governments development programs to offer services to the needy and the public, in general. "I will do my best to further promote ...
  • 3.9-magnitude earthquake jolts East Sumba
    27th July 2016
    An earthquake measuring 3.9 on the Richter scale jolted East Sumba district in East Nusa Tenggara province at 6.32 am local time on Wednesday. Local Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) spokesman Sumawan ...
  • President Jokowi names Sri Mulyani as finance minister
    27th July 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has named Sri Mulyani Indrawati as the finance minister to replace Bambang Brodjonegoro as part of the second cabinet reshuffle of his two-year-old administration. "I have been striving ...
  • Police secure Wijayapura dock area ahead of executions
    27th July 2016
    Security arrangements have been beefed up at the Wijayapura dock area in Cilacap, Central Java, ahead of the executions of drug convicts on the notorious Nusakambangan prison island. The officers of Cilacap District Police ...
  • RI president announces new cabinet lineup
    27th July 2016
    President Joko Widodo in the company of Vice President Jusuf Kalla announced his new cabinet ministers at the Merdeka Palace here Wednesday. "I will always want to work more optimally, faster, and more effectively with a ...
  • President calls for end to conflict between military, police personnel
    27th July 2016
    President Joko Widodo has called for an end to any conflict between ilitary and police personnel and its recurrence in future. "Without turning a blind eye, we still hear a news report of military-police conflict. In ...
  • President Jokowi inaugurates 720 military, police cadets
    26th July 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) inaugurated 720 Military and Police cadets as officers during the "Prasetya Perwira Remaja TNI-Polri 2016" ceremony held here on Tuesday. At the ceremony, held at the Sapta Marga Square of ...
  • Make urbanization positive: VP
    26th July 2016
    The time has come to change the negative image of urbanization into a positive one in the future, Vice President Jusuf Kalla has stated. "So far, urbanization has been considered negative. (We must think of) how to make it ...
  • AGO tight-lipped over third round of death-row executions
    26th July 2016
    The Attorney Generals Office (AGO) is tightlipped about plans to carry out the third wave of executions of death-row inmates though many were now being moved to the Nusakambangan penitentiary in Cilacap, Central Java. ...