Tuesday, 17th October 2017
Indonesia Top News
  • President Jokowi inaugurates Baswedan, Uno as Jakarta governor, vice governor

    15 hours ago
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), at the State Palace, here, Monday, inaugurated and swore in Anies Baswedan and Sandiaga Uno, respectively as the governor and vice governor of Jakarta for the 2017-2022 period. The ...

  • Jokowi receives President Issoufou of Niger

    18 hours ago
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), at the Merdeka Palace, here, Monday, received President Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger who is on a state visit to Indonesia on October 15-17, 2017. The countries national anthems were played ...

  • G20 meeting discusses cybercrime: Finance minister

    18 hours ago
    Indonesian Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati stated that cybercrime was one of the topics being discussed at the G20 Meeting in Washington DC, United States of America, on Sunday. "Cybercrime has been discussed ...

  • Darmin: Inflation below 4 percent
    22 hours ago
    Coordinating Minister for Economy Darmin Nasution said here on Monday Indonesian inflation is expected to be below 4 percent this year. Most likely the inflation is around 3.8 percent this year as this year the ...
  • Indonesia, OCA agree on amendments to contract for Asian Games 2018

    16th October 2017
    The Indonesian government and the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) have agreed on several amendments to the contract to host the Asian Games 2018, including addendum on the use of sponsor funds from local and foreign companies. ...

  • Minister offers condolences on the death of goal keeper
    16th October 2017
    Youth and Sports Affairs Minister Imam Nahrawi has offered condolences on the death of Choirul Huda, the Persela Lamongan goal keeper during the match of Go-Jek - Traveloka 1 league after the goal keeper collided with the fellow ...
  • 7,000 police, military officers deployed to guard Jakarta Governor inauguration

    15th October 2017
    The Jakarta Metro Jaya Police and Military Command will deploy some seven thousand personnel to guard the inauguration of new Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan and Vice Governor Sandiaga Uno, on Monday. "The inauguration will ...

  • KPK synergizes with police on anti-corruption special detachment
    13th October 2017
    The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) is working in coordination with the Indonesian Police on the planned establishment of the Anti-Corruption Special Detachment, KPK deputy chief Laode M Syarif said. "On the issue ...
  • Indonesia to hand over IORA`s chairmanship to South Africa
    13th October 2017
    Indonesia will hand over the chairmanship of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) to South Africa during the 17th IORA Council of Ministers Meeting in Durban, South Africa, from October 14-18, 2017. "At the IORA meeting, ...
  • Indonesia hails Hamas, Fatah peace agreement

    13th October 2017
    The Government of Indonesia has welcomed the peace agreement between Hamas and Fatah, two groups in Palestine that have been at odds for the past decade. "We positively welcome this reconciliation, as we have long ...