Sunday, 21st December 2014
National
  • 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, ...
  • Indonesian president leaves for South Korea
    10th December 2014
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) in the company of First Lady Iriana left Jakarta for Busan for a working visit to South Korea on Wednesday until Friday. Boarding presidential aircraft, President Jokowi and his ...
  • Post-clashes security condition in Papua under control: Senior minister
    9th December 2014
    The security situation in the easternmost Indonesian province of Papua has returned to normal following clashes between civilians and security personnel in Paniai district early on Monday, a senior minister said. "The ...
  • Indonesia in state of emergency over drugs: President
    9th December 2014
    President Joko Widodo has stated that Indonesia is in a state of emergency over drugs, so it has refused to pardon drug convicts on death-row. "Nearly 40-50 Indonesians die every day due to drug consumption," the President ...
  • Vice president denies repeal of 2013 curriculum
    9th December 2014
    Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla has denied that the 2013 education curriculum issued recently will be repealed. Kalla said that the government will review the curriculum for its better implementation and that its ...
  • No mercy for drug dealers: President
    9th December 2014
    President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo insisted that the government will not pardon heavy drug dealers sentenced to death by the court. "This crime warrants no forgiveness," Jokowi said here on Tuesday. According to him, the ...
  • President Jokowi reiterates commitment on human rights
    9th December 2014
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) reiterated here on Tuesday his governments commitment to settle past human rights cases that have so far been awaited by rights activists. "The government is committed to settle past human ...