Friday, 28th April 2017
Indonesia Top News
  • Government to continue building low-cost houses: President
    8 hours ago
    The government will continue to push the construction of low-cost houses for low-income people, particularly laborers, according to President Joko Widodo (Jokowi). After building a modest flat complex in South Tangerang, ...
  • President vows to find solution to trawl ban
    8 hours ago
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has promised to seek a solution to the ban imposed on fishermen to use cantrang, or trawls, during fishing operations. "The government will find the best solution for fishermen," President ...
  • Indonesian govt committed to build more low-cost apartments: President Jokowi

    15 hours ago
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has stated that the government was committed to build more low-cost apartments, particularly for workers. The president made the remarks at a groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of a ...

  • EARTH WIRE -- VP Kalla calls for production of green cars

    15 hours ago
    Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla has asked the automotive industry in Indonesia to produce environment-friendly vehicles or "green cars" to penetrate the foreign market. "We hope Indonesias automotive industry would ...

  • Indonesian taekwondoin win four gold medals in Japan

    15 hours ago
    The Universal Taekwondo Indonesia Professional (UTI Pro) team comprising four Indonesian taekwondoin (fighters) has won four gold medals in the 2017 Open International Taekwondo Championship of World Action Taekwondo Association ...

  • KPK to investigate two suspects in PT PAL corruption case

    19 hours ago
    The Indonesia Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) will question two suspects in the graft case over the procurement of ships for the Philippines by the state-owned shipbuilding company PT PAL. "The two, General ...

  • Indonesia's govt not planning to import food staples

    19 hours ago
    Indonesias government has no plans to import food staples to meet domestic demands ahead of Ramadhan and the upcoming Eid, as the current domestic supply is still sufficient, Trade Ministrys Secretary General Karyanto Suprih ...

  • Indonesia ready to continue cooperation with UN

    19 hours ago
    Indonesian Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) Ambassador Hasan Kleib conveyed the governments commitment to continue cooperating with the UN. "Indonesia is ready to play a role and cooperate with the UN ...

  • Government to evaluate 23 ministerial regulations

    27th April 2017
    The government will continue to evaluate regulations considered to have hampered investment, the Capital Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) has said. President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) had announced there were 23 ...

  • Police to investigate discovery of Indonesian passport in South Philippines
    27th April 2017
    The Indonesian police will investigate the discovery of an Indonesian passport at the Maute camp during a military attack in South Philippines, the police spokesman Senior Commissioner Martinus Sitompul stated. The finding ...