Saturday, 27th August 2016
National
  • President discharges energy minister Archandra Tahar
    15th August 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has honorably discharged Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Archandra Tahar and appointed Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan as the acting energy minister. ...
  • Indonesia has huge responsibility to maintain ASEAN unity: Japanese envoy
    15th August 2016
    Indonesia has a huge responsibility to maintain unity and promote the integration of the ASEAN in future, according to Japanese Envoy to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Kazuo Sunaga. "Indonesia is the ...
  • Jokowi to attend G20 Summit in China
    15th August 2016
    President Joko Widodo will attend the G20 Summit along with other state leaders in Hangzhou in Zhejiang Province, China from September 4-5, 2016. "President Jokowi stated that he will attend the G20 Summit in Hangzhou," the ...
  • Govt studies dual citizenship of minister Archandra Tahar
    15th August 2016
    The government is exploring the issue of dual citizenship of Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Archandra Tahar. "The government is studying and exploring various aspects of the matter in an attempt to explain to the ...
  • Minister urges ASEAN countries to combat human trafficking
    15th August 2016
    Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti has urged ASEAN member countries to foster political will to combat human trafficking activities in the waters of Southeast Asia. "We need to establish cooperation ...
  • Indonesian airlines cleared to fly to United States
    15th August 2016
    Indonesian airlines have been officially cleared to fly to the United States of America after the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) lifted a ban that was imposed on account of safety reasons. The Director General of ...
  • Bank of indonesia scrutinizes payment systems to monitor drug transactions
    15th August 2016
    Bank of Indonesia has confirmed it will keep an eye on payment systems, along with their supporting institutions, to prevent the flow of funds originating from illegal drug transactions. "We call on all financial ...
  • ASEAN should always work for benefit of its people: Minister
    15th August 2016
    The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) should always work for the benefit of the people of each member country, Indonesian Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi stated on the 49th ASEAN Anniversary here, Monday. ...
  • Mild earthquake jolts SW Maluku
    14th August 2016
    An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter Scale jolted Southwest Maluku District, Maluku Province, on Sunday at 11:18 a.m. local time. The quakes epicenter was located at 6.40 degree southern latitude and 127.10 degree ...
  • President Jokowi kicks off Scout Jamboree in Cibubur
    14th August 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) kicked off the Tenth National Jamboree coinciding with the 55th anniversary of the Indonesian Scout Day during a ceremony held in Cibubur Scout Camping Ground, here, Sunday. The ceremony was ...