5:38 pm July 22, 2015 | 41 Comments
The Indonesian government will not set a minimum value on homes that foreigners will be allowed to purchase, with a senior official saying the only restriction will be a prohibition on purchases of state-subsidized dwellings.
3:48 pm July 4, 2015 | 8 Comments
The government has backed down on a controversial new regulation on a workers’ savings scheme, saying it will now allow policy holders to cash out after five years instead of 10, but with conditions attached.
3:54 pm July 3, 2015 | 2 Comments
The nomination of Army Chief of Staff Gen. Gatot Nurmantyo as the next Indonesian military commander has been cleared by the House of Representatives.
6:40 pm July 2, 2015 | 11 Comments
Thousands of Indonesians have taken to the Internet and the streets in protest at a new government regulation requiring employees and former employees to wait until retirement age to withdraw their pension funds.
5:57 pm June 19, 2015 | 5 Comments
A recent meeting between the UK ambassador to Indonesia and the Indonesian government did not touch on the fate of a British grandmother who is on death row in the country for smuggling drugs, the minister of foreign affairs said on Friday.
2:44 am May 28, 2015 | No Comment
President Joko Widodo inaugurated on Wednesday West Papua Deputy Governor Irene Manibuy and Indonesian Maritime Security Agency (Bakamla) chief Vice Admiral Desi Albert Mamahit at the State Palace.
8:56 pm May 25, 2015 | 9 Comments
President Joko Widodo said on Monday that he wants the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) to be led by people with different expertise and skill sets to expedite the country’s fight against graft and better tackle cases that are getting increasingly sophisticated and complex.
2:43 pm May 19, 2015 | 3 Comments
The Indonesian government has played down criticism suggesting the country denied aid to Rohingya migrants, thousands of whom have drifted on Southeast Asian waters for months searching for landfall as they flee religious persecution in Myanmar.
10:30 pm April 30, 2015 | 7 Comments
President Joko Widodo officiated the groundbreaking ceremony for the Trans-Sumatra toll road in Sabahbalau in Lampung on Thursday.
2:32 pm April 22, 2015 | 31 Comments
President Joko Widodo has urged reform of the United Nations and other international institutions to reflect the new prominence of emerging markets in an increasingly multi-polar world.
9:36 pm April 9, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia's national cybersecurity agency said on Thursday it was ready to anticipate any espionage activity ahead of the 60th anniversary of Asia-Africa Conference.
6:05 pm March 20, 2015 | 28 Comments
President Joko Widodo indicated on Friday that the government was yet to take a position on whether Indonesians travelling to Syria to join ISIS should have their citizenship revoked.
1:54 pm March 20, 2015 | 9 Comments
President Joko Widodo and the first lady Iriana Widodo departed to Yogyakarta this morning wearing Balinese attire to participate at in the Tawur Kesanga ritual in the yard of Prambanan Temple to mark Nyepi, or the Day of Silence.