Toshiba Hit by Fresh Profit Padding Allegations

Toshiba Corp shares fell more than 5 percent early on Wednesday after media suspects the Japanese conglomerate of misreporting profits.

04 January 2017 | 12:00 PM


Thirsty in Yogyakarta

A child drinks from a water tap in Malioboro, Yogyakatra, on Tuesday (03/01). The water taps are provided along the popular tourist area of Maliboro. (Anatara Photo/Hendra Nurdiyansyah)

04 January 2017 | 11:57 AM


Controversial Book 'Jokowi Undercover' Contains False Information: Nat'l Police

A National Police investigation has found the controversial book "Jokowi Undercover" about President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo contains information based on social media rumors after detaining author Bambang Tri Mulyono on Friday (30/12).

04 January 2017 | 11:38 AM


Fearing Protectionism, Canada's Trudeau Reaches out to US Congress

PM Justin Trudeau reached out in a video address to the new United States Congress to stress how tightly linked the economies of Canada and the US are.

04 January 2017 | 11:00 AM


Six Provinces Welcome New Police Chiefs

Top cop Gen. Tito Karnavian swore in six provincial police chiefs and three high-ranking National Police officials on Monday (02/01) at the National Police headquarters, South Jakarta.

04 January 2017 | 10:56 AM


Emerging Markets Portfolios Post Lowest Inflows Since 2008: Report

Emerging market portfolios recorded their lowest total inflows since 2008 as investors responded to global shocks last year by buying fewer developing country assets, a report showed on Tuesday (03/01).

04 January 2017 | 10:54 AM


BNN Advises Against New Drug ‘Gorilla Tobacco’

The National Narcotics Agency, or BNN, has warned the public against using a psychoactive drug known as "gorilla tobacco," which is considered a highly addictive and destructive substance.

04 January 2017 | 10:45 AM


Wiranto Tips Priority Programs for New Year

Chief Security Minister Wiranto has tipped four priority programs to be to implemented by ministries under his coordination this year.

04 January 2017 | 10:12 AM


93 Journalists, Media Workers Killed Worldwide in 2016: IFJ

The International Federation of Journalists has revealed 93 journalists and media personnel were killed worldwide on the job in 2016, with Iraq and Afghanistan the two deadliest countries.

04 January 2017 | 10:01 AM


Armed Men Storm Prison in Southern Philippines, Freeing More Than 150 Inmates

Armed men with links to Muslim rebels stormed a prison early on Wednesday in the southern Philippines.

04 January 2017 | 10:00 AM