Wednesday, 28th January 2015
National
  • Raja Ampat police nab Vietnam-flagged fishing boat
    19th January 2015
    The Raja Ampat Police nabbed a Vietnam-flagged fishing boat, Thanh Cong 99612 TS GT, found fishing illegally in West Papua Provinces Misol waters on Monday. "The boat was nabbed while it was fishing illegally in Misol ...
  • Execution in line with international standards: Indonesia's MFA
    19th January 2015
    Indonesias ministry of foreign affairs stated here on Monday that the recent execution of six drug convicts had been carried out in line with international standards. "In terms of law, the executions have been done against ...
  • Interfaith leaders support KPK
    19th January 2015
    Several interfaith leaders have expressed support to the Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), which is investigating the alleged bribes accepted by suspect Commissioner General Budi Gunawan through suspicious ...
  • Interfaith leaders support anti-graft body in Budi Gunawan's case
    19th January 2015
    Several interfaith leaders have expressed support to the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), which is investigating the alleged bribes accepted by suspect Commissioner General Budi Gunawan through suspicious transactions. ...
  • Jokowi installs members of Presidential Advisory Council
    19th January 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) installed members of the Presidential Advisory Council (Wantimpres) at the State Palace here Monday. The councils new members are Abdul Malik Fadjar (prominent Muhammadiyah figure), Ahmad ...
  • Repdem urges KPK to review procedure in Budi Gunawan`s case
    19th January 2015
    An NGO called the Volunteers for Democracy Struggle (Repdem) has urged the Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) to review its standard operating procedure (SOP) in dealing with an alleged bribery case involving ...
  • Singapore armed forces ends deployment in search operation of AirAsia flight
    19th January 2015
    The Singapore Navy (RSN) ship MV Swift Rescue, which found the fuselage of the AirAsia flight QZ8501, returned to Changi Naval Base on Sunday morning, Singapore Armed Forcess (SAF) deployment in the Indonesian-led ...
  • Indonesian KPK proceeds with investigation of innospec corruption case
    19th January 2015
    The Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) on Monday proceeded with investigation into a bribery case in the import of leaded gasoline from Britain in 2004 to 2005. Two suspects have been named in the case ...
  • Attempts to smuggle spawning lobsters, fly river turtles foiled
    19th January 2015
    The Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries, through its Fish Quarantine Agency (BKIPM), has aborted attempts to smuggle out spawning lobsters and fly river turtles to Hong Kong and Shanghai, the quarantine chief official ...
  • West Sumatra offers world-class diving site
    19th January 2015
    West Sumatras South Pesisir district offers a world-class diving site formed as a result of a ship wreck of MV Boelongan Nederland, which was bombed by Japan in 1942. "The ship wreck is lying at a depth of 20-25 meters in ...