Friday, 24th October 2014
National
  • President Yudhoyono bids farewell
    15th October 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono bade farewell to provincial governors, district heads and city mayors from across Indonesia in a meeting held here on Wednesday. "I thank all the people of Indonesia, especially the ...
  • Four Indonesians dead as ship sinks in Malaysia`s Johor Bahru
    15th October 2014
    Four Indonesians were found dead while 38 others survived after their ship sank in the waters of Sungai Tengah, Johor Bahru, on Tuesday (Oct. 14). According to reports by several local media here on Wednesday, the ship ...
  • President Yudhoyono expects new government to continue development achievements
    15th October 2014
    Outgoing president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono expressed hope that the new government will carry forward the development achievements made so far to ensure their sustainability. "Development is a long process. It is not an ...
  • 242 of new parliament members have tarnished records: Kontras
    14th October 2014
    The Commission for Missing Persons and Victims of Violence (Kontras) said it surveys found many of the new members of Parliament have bad records. "At least 242 of them are suspected of being involved in criminal cases and ...
  • Electronic games may trigger bullying: KPAI
    14th October 2014
    The Indonesia Commission for Child Protection (KPAI) has warned of the dangers of electronic games for children saying that they may also trigger cases of bullying. "The spread of information and technology has affected ...
  • 8.9 million Indonesians travel to Europe annually
    14th October 2014
    Over 8.9 million Indonesians visit Europe every year not only for holidaying but also for pursuing higher education, stated European Union Ambassador to Indonesia Olof Skoog. "The 8.9 million figure as compared to the total ...
  • Indonesia's president urges Malaysia to resolve border disputes
    13th October 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono called upon Malaysia to be serious about resolving all border disputes with Indonesia."Through this forum, I call for Malaysia to be serious about resolving the remaining border disputes. In ...
  • MPR confirms all factions to attend new president`s inauguration
    13th October 2014
    The Peoples Consultative Assembly (MPR) has confirmed that all political party factions will attend the inauguration of President Joko Widodo and Vice-President Jusuf Kalla on October 20. "All factions have unanimously ...
  • Indonesia, Sri Lanka to jointly tackle human smuggling
    13th October 2014
    Indonesia is seeking to cooperate with Sri Lanka to tackle human smuggling, Indonesian Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa said. "Both Indonesia and Sri Lanka face the same problem. We believe that the two countries are ready ...
  • Facebook`s CEO ready to help Indonesia to broaden internet access
    13th October 2014
    Facebooks CEO Mark Zuckerberg has agreed to assist the Indonesian government to broaden internet access for the people across the nation. "I cannot wait to cooperate with the Indonesian government to broaden internet ...