12:01 am May 24, 2015 | No Comment
CIMB's plan to lay off workers at its Indonesian operations was the most-read story on the website of the Jakarta Globe in the past week.
11:57 am May 23, 2015 | 11 Comments
The Indonesian prison guard arrested with more than 16 kilograms of methamphetamine and several hundred ecstasy pills on Friday claims he was collecting evidence seized from inmates.
6:13 am May 23, 2015 | No Comment
John Anthony Glover, head of merchandising and marketing at Matahari Putra Prima (MPPA), hands trophies and prizes to participants of the MPPA-Hypermart Charity Golf Festival 2015.
12:48 am May 23, 2015 | 20 Comments
Indonesian authorities have arrested a second prison guard this month for alleged drug-dealing, this time working ironically enough at a penitentiary for drug offenders.
10:41 pm May 22, 2015 | 6 Comments
Why should the army-backed militiamen who slaughtered up to half a million alleged communist sympathizers in the 1965-66 purge not be subject to the same unrelenting course of justice as Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran?
10:31 pm May 22, 2015 | 9 Comments
Human rights activists on Friday lambasted Attorney General M. Prasetyo’s remarks for seeking settlements and not a full investigation into past gross human rights violations in Indonesia.
4:23 pm May 22, 2015 | 4 Comments
Comedian Sri Wahyuningsih admitted on Friday that she had received a substantial amount of money from former health minister Siti Fadillah Supari, who was named a graft suspect by the Corruption Eradication Commission in 2012.
2:57 pm May 22, 2015 | 18 Comments
Indonesia's Healthy Ministry is set to meet with the Trade Ministry next week to discuss regulating the sale of electronic cigarettes.
1:22 pm May 22, 2015 | 13 Comments
Armed separatists in Indonesia’s Papua province have declared open war on the military and non-Papuan civilians, insisting that their decades-long struggle for independence is not over and denouncing as a lie President Joko Widodo’s reassurances that the region is peaceful.
10:26 pm May 21, 2015 | 12 Comments
The president has come under harsh criticism, and rightfully so, for allowing the graft-tainted police force to severely undermine the KPK. He now has a chance to make amends by picking the people who will be responsible for deciding who leads the KPK once the current commissioners’ terms end this December.
10:22 pm May 21, 2015 | 2 Comments
President Joko Widodo announced nine new members of the Corruption Eradication Commission, or KPK, selection committee on Thursday, all of whom are women.