Monday, 15th February 2016
National
  • Police to guard 1,200 viharas in Chinese New Year`s eve
    6th February 2016
    Police of West Kalimantan Province is to deploy its personnel to 1,200 viharas or Buddhist temples in Pontianak to guard the Chinese New Year celebration. Within the Liong Kapuas 2016 operation, the police officers will ...
  • RJ Lino meets anti-graft agency`s summons - (d)
    5th February 2016
    Ex-president director of state-owned port operator PT Pelindo II Richard Joost Lino met the Corruption Eradication Commissions (KPKs) summons for questioning as suspect in a graft case concerning the procurement of three quay ...
  • Some 25 thousand Indonesian Scouts to participate in National Jamboree
    5th February 2016
    Some 25 thousand Indonesian scouts will participate in the Tenth National Jamboree to be held in the Cibubur Camping Ground here on August 14-23, 2016. Chairman of the National Scout Headquarter Adhyaksa Dault reported on ...
  • Indonesia to host OIC`s extraordinary meeting to address Palestinian issues
    4th February 2016
    Indonesia will host the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)s Extraordinary Meeting on Palestine and Al Quds to reaffirm the Islamic states stance on supporting Palestinian independence and the status of Jerusalem. ...
  • RI issues travel advisory for citizens travelling to Latin America
    4th February 2016
    The government of Indonesia has issued a travel advisory to Latin America related to the Zika virus outbreak in the region, Foreign Affairs Ministrys spokesperson Arrmanatha Nasir said. "We have disseminated the statement ...
  • Layoffs not always affect poverty rate: Statistics bureau
    4th February 2016
    The layoffs to be conducted by several companies will not always influence the poverty rate, according to Suryamin, the head of the Central Bureau of Statistics (BPS). "It will not always have an impact (on the poverty ...
  • Toddler dies of dengue in C. Sulawesi
    4th February 2016
    A ten-month-old toddler from Sigi District in Central Sulawesi has died of dengue fever at the Undata General Hospital, according to the hospitals spokesperson, Dr Purwaningsih. "One patient of dengue, a toddler aged ten ...
  • Jakarta police questions hani over mirna`s death
    4th February 2016
    The Metro Jaya Police investigators questioned Hanie Juwita Boon for almost 12 hours as a witness in the Wayan Mirna Salihin murder case. Wayan Mirna Salihin, alias Mirna, died after drinking iced coffee allegedly laced ...
  • Vice President chairs meeting on poverty reduction efforts
    4th February 2016
    Vice President Jusuf M. Kalla, in his capacity as chairman of the National Team for Acceleration of Poverty Reduction (TNP2K), chaired a plenary meeting on poverty issues at his office, here, Thursday. The meeting was ...
  • World Bank urged to accelerate implementation of JEDI project
    4th February 2016
    Jakarta Governor Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) has urged the World Bank to accelerate the implementation of the Jakarta Emergency Dredging Initiative (JEDI) project aimed at curbing floods in the capital city. "We have urged the ...