Thursday, 23rd February 2017
National
  • Deputy foreign minister confirms authenticity of Siti Aisyah`s passport
    18th February 2017
    Indonesias Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister Abdurrahman Mohammad Fachir has confirmed the authenticity of the passport belonging to Siti Aisyah, an Indonesian woman who allegedly murdered North Korean leader Kim Jong-uns ...
  • 5.1-magnitude quake hits Jayapura
    17th February 2017
    An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale shook the Papua provincial capital of Jayapura on Friday night, forcing local residents to rush outdoors. The epicenter of the quake which struck at 08.21 p.m. local time ...
  • Siti Aisyah identified as resident of Pabuaran sub-district
    17th February 2017
    Siti Aisyah, who was arrested by the Malaysian authorities for her alleged involvement in the murder of Kim Jong Nam at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, has been identified as a resident of Pabuaran sub-district, Banten ...
  • Foreign Affairs Ministry investigates involvement of Siti Aisyah: Wiranto
    17th February 2017
    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs will be participating in the investigation involving Siti Aisyah, an Indonesian woman suspected of committing the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. ...
  • South Sumatra preparing for Asian Games by renovating tourist attractions
    17th February 2017
    The South Sumatra Culture and Tourism Office continues to renovate tourist attractions, particularly in the city of Palembang, as part of the preparations to welcome the Asian Games 2018. "We have been restoring the ...
  • Chinese dominate tourist arrivals in North Sulawesi
    17th February 2017
    The number of Chinese tourists visiting North Sulawesi through the Sam Ratulangi Airport was the highest among tourists from other foreign nations in 2016. "The highest tourist arrivals in North Sulawesi were from China, ...
  • Missing French scuba diver found dead
    17th February 2017
    Search and rescue workers have found the body of 39-year-old French tourist Nicolas, who went missing while scuba diving in the Gili Panggang waters of Sekotong Village, Lombok Barat District, West Nusa Tenggara Province, ...
  • Government to focus on improving quality of lecturers in Papua
    17th February 2017
    The government will prioritize improving the quality of lecturers in Papua through the issuance of a certification of competence. "The certification is intended to produce graduates having sound knowledge and skills," ...
  • Indonesia, Germany highlight significance of multilateral cooperation
    17th February 2017
    Indonesian Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi and her German counterpart Sigmar Gabriel emphasized the significance of multilateral cooperation during a bilateral meeting in Bonn, Germany, on Wednesday. Minister Marsudi ...
  • Floods affect 7,788 residents of Jakarta
    17th February 2017
    The floods that have hit Jakarta since Wednesday affected 7,788 people or 3,393 families in the capital, following incessant rains that caused Ciliwung River to overflow its banks. "Heavy downpour in the upstream and ...