Saturday, 25th April 2015
National
  • Stay of 600 Army Strategic Command Personnel in Poso Extended
    19th April 2015
    - The battle exercise of the Swift Reaction Strike Unit (PPRC) of the Indonesian Defense Forces (TNI) in Poso ended on April 17, but 600 personnel of the Army Strategic Command (Kostrad) will remain there. "The exercise got ...
  • AAC 2015 - Delegates From 86 Countries Attend Senior Officials` Meeting
    19th April 2015
    Delegates from 86 Asian and African countries here, Sunday, participated in the Senior Officials Meeting of the Asia-Africa Conference (AAC)s 60th Commemoration. Some 32 world leaders will attend the AAC Summit, the ...
  • President Jokowi distributes health cards to plantation workers
    18th April 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) symbolically distributed health insurance cards called "Kartu Indonesia Sehat" (KIS) to a number of workers of state-owned plantation company PT Perkebunan Nusantara III here on Saturday. "A ...
  • Security around JCC strengthened ahead of Asia-Africa Conference
    18th April 2015
    Security around the Jakarta Convention Center (JCC) is being tightened in the run-up to the opening ceremony of the 60th anniversary celebrations of the Asia-Africa Conference (AAC) on Sunday. Presidential security guards ...
  • Joining ISIS is wrong choice: PBNU
    18th April 2015
    All Indonesian citizens should refrain from joining the radical movement of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Nahdlatul Ulama Central Executive Board (PBNU) Deputy Secretary General, Adnan Anwar said. "There is ...
  • Most preparations for AAC over: VP
    18th April 2015
    Preparations for the 60th anniversary celebrations of the Asian-African Conference (AAC) in Jakarta are 98 percent complete, Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla said. "In Bandung, 95 percent of the work was completed yesterday, ...
  • ISIS has no place in Indonesia: Military Chief
    18th April 2015
    The radical movement of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has no place in Indonesia, Military Chief General Moeldoko has stated. In a written statement read out by Atang Sendjaja Air Force Base Commander Vice ...
  • 10,000 police officers to secure Asia-Africa Conference 2015
    18th April 2015
    The National Police has deployed 10,000 personnel to secure the 60th anniversary celebrations of the Asian-African Conference (AAC) in Jakarta and Bandung, West Java, to be held from April 19 to 24, a spokesman said. ...
  • Indonesia, Madagascar can use historical bond for cooperation: Ministry
    17th April 2015
    Indonesia and Madagascar can use their historical bond to develop mutually beneficial economic cooperation, a foreign affairs ministry official said. "The long historical bond between Indonesia and Madagascar should now be ...
  • Soekarno-Hatta airport`s customs foil 18 attempts to smuggle drugs
    17th April 2015
    The Soekarno-Hatta International Airports customs and excise officers have managed to foil 18 attempts to smuggle 37,662 grams of methamphetamine and 60 grams of ketamine into Indonesia during the past four months. The ...