Monday, 22nd December 2014
National
  • Civil servants with infants to have less working hours: Minister
    4th December 2014
    Administrative and Bureaucratic Reform Minister Yuddy Chrisnandi has hinted that female civil servants with infants will be given less working hours to enable them to take care of their children. "The reduction of working ...
  • Singapore is Indonesia`s main trade,investment partner
    4th December 2014
    Singapore was among the five countries with the largest foreign direct investment (FDI) in Indonesia in 2013 and could become the largest investing country this year. By the third quarter of 2014, Singapore was in the ...
  • Golkar Party discharges 17 cadres
    3rd December 2014
    The 9th National Congress of the Golkar Party in Bali on Wednesday not only re-elected Aburizal Bakrie as general chairman by acclamation but also dismissed 17 cadres for violating the partys articles of association. "They ...
  • Ical assures he will not run for presidency in 2019
    3rd December 2014
    The General Chairman of the Golkar Party Aburizal Bakrie has assured that he will not run for presidency in 2019. "I am already old. I will give a chance to younger cadres to run for presidency," he said after the 9th ...
  • Aburizal Bakrie re-elected as Golkar`s general chairman
    3rd December 2014
    Aburizal Bakrie was re-elected as the general chairman of the Golkar Party, Indonesias second largest political party, for the 2014-2019 period by acclamation in a congress held here on Wednesday. "Aburizal Bakrie won 100 ...
  • 64 drug traffickers to be executed
    3rd December 2014
    Vice-President Jusuf Kalla has confirmed that the government will go ahead with the execution of 64 drug traffickers who have been sentenced to death by court. "Yes, we will carry it out. We do not like it but the ...
  • Govt repatriates 39 human trafficking victims
    3rd December 2014
    The Indonesian government has repatriated the second batch of 39 people, who had been trapped by human traffickers, from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. According to the Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM), Indonesian Embassy in ...
  • Pilatus Foster aircraft crashes in Minahasa Utara
    2nd December 2014
    A Pilatus Porter plane belonging to Elang Nusantara Air crashed in Minahasa Utara waters on Tuesday.According to the head of the search and rescue office in Manado, Marsono, two persons, pilot Ronny Jastril and engineer Fian ...
  • Limited fuel supply hampers national maritime security: Military chief
    1st December 2014
    Limited fuel supplies for Indonesian Navy ships has hampered the conduct of surveillance and security measure in Indonesian waters, a top military official said here Monday. "The limited supply of fuel has been reported to ...
  • TNI looking for ways to sink illegal fishing vessels
    1st December 2014
    Indonesian Military (TNI) Chief General Moeldoko has said the TNI was looking for the best possible way to sink foreign vessels fishing illegally in Indonesian waters. "I have ordered the Naval chief of staff to find the ...