Friday, 6th May 2016
National
  • 16 thousand security personnel to secure May Day in Jakarta
    29th April 2016
    Some 16 thousand security personnel from the police, military, and Jakarta administration will secure the May Day or Labor Day celebrations here on Sunday (May 1). "To guard the event, the Jakarta Metro Jaya Police will ...
  • Landslide kills one, buries four in Bengkulu
    28th April 2016
    One person was killed and four others were buried in a landslide that occurred near the Claster A Geothermal Power Plant of PT PGE in Bengkulu Province on Thursday, an official stated. "The disaster was caused by incessant ...
  • AGO secretly questions South Sumatra governor
    28th April 2016
    The Attorney Generals Office (AGO) has secretly questioned South Sumatra Governor Alex Noerdin over an alleged graft case related to grants and social assistance. Junior Attorney General for Special Crimes Arminsyah stated ...
  • Police to extend Tinombala operation
    28th April 2016
    The police is likely to extend the current Tinombala operation to arrest Santoso, the leader of a militant group in Poso, Central Sulawesi, National Police Spokesman, Brigadier General Boy Rafli Amar said here on Thursday. ...
  • President, Kagama discuss national reforms
    28th April 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) received the management of the Gajah Mada University Alumni Big Family (Kagama) at the Merdeka Palace to discuss national reforms, particularly regarding the jargon used by Indonesian ...
  • BNPT to investigate alleged involvement of TKI in ISIS
    28th April 2016
    The Indonesian National Counterterrorism Agency (BNPT) will investigate the alleged involvement of Indonesian Migrant Workers (TKI) in Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), according to the agencys Chief Commissioner, General ...
  • Indonesia ready to mediate between North, South Korea: Spokeperson
    28th April 2016
    Indonesia is always ready to act as a mediator between North and South Korea and help them reconcile, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesperson, Arrmanatha Nasir, has said. "Our efforts (towards that end) have been ...
  • Serbia lauds Indonesia for not recognizing Kosovo
    28th April 2016
    Visiting Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic has expressed gratitude to Indonesia for not recognizing Kosovos sovereignty. "Serbia highly appreciates the fact that Indonesia does not recognize Kosovo and they support our ...
  • Jakarta reclamation project must not break laws: President
    27th April 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said here on Wednesday that the reclamation project in Jakarta must not break any existing laws or regulations. "There must not be any violation of existing laws and regulations in the ...
  • Indonesia, Serbia cooperate on visa-free policy
    27th April 2016
    The governments of Indonesia and Serbia have established cooperation regarding a visa-free policy and educational programs. A document ushering in cooperation in these areas was signed between the two countries here on ...