Ciliwung Riverbank

A photo showing the residences along Ciliwung riverbank at Kampung Pulo area in East Jakarta on Tuesday (03/01). The Jakarta provincial government and the central government will spend at least Rp 5 trillion ($371 million) on relocating 10,000 local residents who live along the riverbank. (Antara Photo/Reno Esnir)

04 January 2017 | 01:56 PM


New Year Road Deaths Surge in Thailand Despite Safety Campaign

More than 400 people died in road accidents in Thailand over the New Year period, statistics released on Wednesday showed.

04 January 2017 | 01:55 PM


Food Inflation

As inflation in Indonesia is expected to accelerate this year, the government will have to double its efforts to keep food prices stable across the country.

04 January 2017 | 01:29 PM


Outlook 2017: Indonesia Inflation to Accelerate This Year

Following the rather tame prices increase last year, Indonesia looks forward to an accelerating inflation in 2017 as government plans to cut subsidies for electricity while global oil prices are on a rising trend.

04 January 2017 | 01:09 PM


Higher Vehicle Registration Charges

A man shows his newly extended vehicle registration card in Jakarta, on Tuesday (03/01).

04 January 2017 | 01:03 PM


Japan December Manufacturing Activity Expands at Fastest Pace in a Year

Japanese manufacturing activity expanded at the fastest pace in a year in December as orders picked up, a private survey showed on Wednesday.

04 January 2017 | 01:00 PM


Delayed Salaries

Civil servants are seen at work in Klaten, Central Java, on Tuesday (03/01).

04 January 2017 | 12:55 PM


Self-Help for Disabled

Members of the Self-Help for Disabled Foundation produce educational toys in Sewon, Bantul, Yogyakarta on Tuesday (03/01).

04 January 2017 | 12:48 PM


Public Transport Subsidies

KRL Commuter Line train passenger departs from Manggarai station in Jakarta on Tuesday (03/01).

04 January 2017 | 12:20 PM


Entangled Crocodile

A crocodile is entangled by discarded motorbike tires in Palu, Central Sulawesi, on Tuesday (03/01). The crocodile, which is a protected animal, measures about four meters and was first noticed to be entangled in November. Rescue efforts continue. (Antara Photo/Mohamad Hamzah)

04 January 2017 | 12:06 PM