Friday, 12th February 2016
National
  • Indonesia, Timor Leste establish cooperation on defense
    3rd February 2016
    The governments of Indonesia and Timor Leste, through the Ministries of Defense, have agreed to establish cooperation in the field of defense, in particular education and training. A press statement received by Antara here ...
  • Indonesia to be a strong country in 2045: Yudhoyono
    3rd February 2016
    Former president of Indonesia Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has stated that Indonesia is likely to be a strong country in 2045 even as it faced opportunities and challenges at home and abroad. "Indonesia will become a strong ...
  • Badminton: Indonesia optimistic of doing well in Thomas Cup qualification round
    3rd February 2016
    Indonesia is optimistic it will emerge as the champion of the group in the Thomas Cup badminton qualification round to be held in Hyderabad, India, from February 15-21. "The result of the toss for the qualification round ...
  • Minister to summon companies over plans to layoff workers
    2nd February 2016
    Indonesias Minister of Manpower M Hanif Dhakiri will summon a number of companies and verify if they indeed have any plans to lay off thousands of workers in the near future. "We are studying it and will summon the ...
  • Military likely to participate in drug eradication exercise: Minister
    2nd February 2016
    Indonesian Coordinating Minister for Political, Security and Legal Affairs Luhut Panjaitan has revealed that military might participate in the efforts to eradicate drugs, along with the police. "Later, the military could ...
  • Indonesia, Japan cooperate to develop anti-malarial drug
    2nd February 2016
    The Agency of Assessment and Application of Technology (BPPT), in cooperation with the Japanese government, is conducting a joint assessment and applying technology to develop anti-malarial and anti-amoeba drug compounds. ...
  • Anti-graft body resends summons to R.J. Lino
    2nd February 2016
    The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has summoned PT Pelindo IIs former president director, Richard Joost Lino, for questioning on Friday as suspect in an alleged corruption case in the procurement of quay container ...
  • Police collecting strong evidence to charge Mirna`s murder suspect
    2nd February 2016
    The Metro Jaya Police, the regional police department of the Greater Jakarta area, is preparing some strong evidence to charge a suspect in the Mirna murder case, a spokesperson stated. "From our experiences, generally a ...
  • Indonesia-New Zealand to cooperate to handle disadvantaged region
    2nd February 2016
    The Indonesian Ministry of Village, Disadvantaged Region Development and Transmigration (DPDTT) will cooperate with the government of New Zealand to deal with the disadvantaged villages which require more attention. "In ...
  • President Jokowi to attend ASEAN-US Summit
    2nd February 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) is scheduled to attend the ASEAN-US Summit which will take place at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, California on February 15-16, 2016. "This ASEAN-US Summit is being held following ASEANs new ...