#POLICY

Video of New Year Attack on Woman in India's Tech Hub Prompts Police Probe

Police in India's technology hub of Bengaluru said on Wednesday they had begun investigating reports of a New Year's assault on a woman.

04 January 2017 | 05:00 PM

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KPUD in Preparation of Jakarta Gubernatorial Election Debate

The first debate ahead of this year's Jakarta gubernatorial election has been scheduled for Jan. 13, at 8 p.m.

04 January 2017 | 05:00 PM

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Turkey Says Identity of Istanbul Attacker Established, Manhunt Goes On

Turkey has established the identity of the gunman who killed 39 people in an attack on an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day.

04 January 2017 | 05:00 PM

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Jokowi's 2017 Priorities: Reduce Social, Economic Disparities and Provide Equal Access to All Indonesians

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has made equality a priority in this year's government agenda, especially in providing equal access to all Indonesians.

04 January 2017 | 04:57 PM

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Basuki Tjahaja Purnama's Legal Defense Team Prepares for 4th Trial

Incumbent Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama's lawyer Sirra Prayuna says the team has tudied witnesses' statements written in police investigation report during the previous questioning session.

04 January 2017 | 04:56 PM

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600 Government Institutions Involved in Rotation Graft

The Civil Service Committee has uncovered more than 10 bribery cases, related to the rotation of district officials, including in Banyuasin, South Sumatra and Klaten, Central Java.

04 January 2017 | 04:51 PM

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Govt Urges Firm to Publicly Trade Company Shares

Finance Minister Sri Mulyani says 2017 must see increasing contribution of private investment. Therefore, the government will continue to improve domestic investment climate, as growth will not only deepen on public consumption bust also state spending.

04 January 2017 | 04:43 PM

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Tito Says Cyber Agency Will Not Overlap With Nat'l Police

National Police chief Gen. Tito Karnavian said the National Cyber Agency will not overlap with police authority.

04 January 2017 | 04:43 PM

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Police Nab Last Suspect of Pulomas Robbery Murder

Jaarta Police Spokesperson Sr. Comr. Argo Yuwono says the last suspect, Ridwan Sitorus a.k.a Iyus Pane, is a recidivist who have been out of t Tangerang Prison for only one month.

04 January 2017 | 04:38 PM

#ECONOMY

Indonesia's Bid to Get Faster Growth Stumbles on High Loan Rates

When Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo 11 months ago called for the interest rates that borrowers pay banks to "fall, fall, fall" and become single digit, businesses in Southeast Asia's largest economy cheered.

04 January 2017 | 04:37 PM