Monday, 30th May 2016
National
  • 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 ...
  • German tourist dies while swimming in Bali
    20th May 2016
    A German tourist, identified as Hans Heinrich Meyer (77), died while swimming near the Bali Bagus Beach of the Lovina tourist resort in Buleleng District, Bali Province, a spokesman has said. "Hans Heinrich Meyers body was ...
  • President Joko Widodo attends ASEAN-Russia Business Forum Summit
    20th May 2016
    President Joko Widodo, along with nine other heads of state/government of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Russian president Vladimir Putin, attended an ASEAN-Russia Business Forum Summit here on Friday. ...
  • National Awakening Day should be used for reflection, correction: Minister
    20th May 2016
    Social Affairs Minister Khofifah Indar Parawansa has said the National Awakening Day, which is commemorated on May 20 every year should become a day spent in reflection and correction (especially over the character of the ...
  • President Jokowi meets Vietnamese PM in Russia
    20th May 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) who is currently in Sochi, Russia for an ASEAN-Russia Summit, met with Vietnamese Prime Minister, Nguyen Xuan Phuc here on Thursday. At the meeting, President Jokowi was accompanied by ...