Foreign Dignitaries to Attend Jokowi's Inauguration Despite Security Concerns in Jakarta

Massive student protests in the capital and a brazen attack on the chief security minister have shocked the country in the past few weeks.

19 October 2019 | 03:02 PM


Indonesia to Hold Its Biggest Ever Mobile Electronics Show in December

Chinese companies see Indonesia as a new fertile ground where they can still make growth amid a global slowdown.

19 October 2019 | 04:06 AM


Indonesia Launches $212M International Development Aid Fund

The Foreign Affairs Ministry, Finance Ministry and Bappenas collaborate to launch Indonesia AID Fund to assist other countries in need.

18 October 2019 | 08:52 PM


By April Next Year, Your Black Market Phone Won't Work in Indonesia

Under a new regulation, local mobile operators will deny service to devices not registered in the government's database. 

18 October 2019 | 08:43 PM


Indonesia's Largest Pork-Farming Province Faces African Swine Fever Outbreak Threat

East Nusa Tenggara is predominantly Christian and home to the largest pig population in Muslim-dominated Indonesia.

18 October 2019 | 06:20 PM


Watch Your Blood Pressure to Avoid Kidney Problems

Indonesian Society of Hypertension launches a campaign to educate the public about the relations between hypertension and kidney problems.

17 October 2019 | 11:29 PM


Economists Urge Gov't to Shift Focus to Industrial, Talent Development

Competitiveness in Indonesia's manufacturing sector is key to countering a fallout, or even benefit from the ongoing US-China trade war.

17 October 2019 | 11:26 PM


Jokowi Confirms Cabinet Selection Has Been Completed; Names to Be Announced Soon After Inauguration

The president's tweet came in response to widespread speculation on the composition of his new cabinet.

17 October 2019 | 07:49 PM


Expo Raises Hopes for a Trade Boost

Indonesia has recorded a persistent trade deficit over the past nine months.

17 October 2019 | 07:43 PM


Would Political Dialogue on Papua Be on Top of Jokowi's Agenda?

To the government, breaking down Papua's isolation may take precedence to efforts to engage in political dialogue with its residents.

17 October 2019 | 05:31 PM