Friday, 27th May 2016
National
  • Thousands of residents join fish eating campaign in Surabaya
    21st May 2016
    Thousands of residents joined the community activity of eating fish together during the Kenjeran Festival held at the Kenjeran Coastal Amusement Park (THP) here on Saturday. "I am pleased with this event. I hope this fish ...
  • Indonesia rejects statement of Solomon Islands` PM on MSG
    21st May 2016
    The Indonesian government has refuted the statement of Solomon Islands prime minister that the country has joined the Melanesian Spearhead Group merely to protect its own interests. "We firmly reject the statement of the ...
  • President Jokowi receives award for being Asia`s inspirational figure: Official
    21st May 2016
    Head of Presidential Staff Office Teten Masduki said President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has received the Asia Journalists Association (AJA) Award 2016 for Asias Inspirational Figure in 2016 during his visit to South Korea from May ...
  • Thousands of Budhists stage parade for Waisak Day
    21st May 2016
    Tens of thousands of Buddhists joined monks from various communities in a procession to mark the Waisak Day, from Mendut Temple to Borobudur Temple in Magelang, Central Java, on Saturday afternoon. They brought flowers ...
  • Indonesian minister optimistic tax amnesty bill debate to go smoothly
    21st May 2016
    Finance Minister Bambang Brodjonegoro said he is optimistic debate on the tax amnesty bill would go smoothly that tax amnesty policy would be implemented soon. "What is important is that it would become law . Tomorrow or ...
  • President Jokowi returns from Russia
    21st May 2016
    Aboard special presidential aircraft RI-1, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and his entourage arrived at Halim Perdanakusuma Airport 11.10 am local time Saturday from Sochi, Russia. The RI-1 made a stopover at Abu Dhabi ...
  • President Jokowi has stopover in Abu Dhabi
    21st May 2016
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and his entourage had a stopover in Abu Dhabi on Friday on the way back from Sochi, Russia, to Jakarta. Presidential aircraft RI-1 which the president and his entourage were ...
  • Education is key to national awakening: VP
    21st May 2016
    As education helps to improve public welfare, it will lead to a national awakening, Vice President Jusuf M. Kalla stated. Today, on May 20, Indonesians commemorated National Awakening Day, which should begin by prioritizing ...
  • Expert: Election of Setya Novanto benefits Jokowi government
    21st May 2016
    The election of Setya Novanto as the new general chairman of the Golkar party, will benefit the government of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), an expert said. Prof. Dr. Syamsuddin Haris from the Indonesian Science ...
  • ASEAN-Russian partnership contributes to global welfare: Jokowi
    21st May 2016
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said ASEAN-Russia Partnership can contribute to global peace and welfare. The president made the remarks while addressing the plenary session of the ASEAN-Russia Commemorative ...