12:06 am October 22, 2014 | No Comment
President Joko Widodo will submit another list of ministerial candidates to antigraft investigators after almost a third of his original picks were flagged as corruption risks, a person familiar with the situation says.
10:47 pm October 21, 2014 | No Comment
Vice President Jusuf Kalla, no stranger to out-of-the-blue statements in his previous stint in the job, has declared that the air-conditioning at all office buildings — government and private — and shopping malls should be set at a uniform 25 degrees Celsius in a bid to cut electricity consumption.
9:17 pm October 21, 2014 | No Comment
Jakarta and Bogor topped a list issued by the Transportation Ministry of Indonesian cities with the worst traffic conditions, according to media.
8:15 pm October 21, 2014 | No Comment
Great Indonesia Movement (Gerindra) party chairman Prabowo Subianto paid newly installed Vice President Jusuf Kalla a friendly visit at the Vice Presidential Palace on Tuesday.
7:01 pm October 21, 2014 | No Comment
Seven judges — including one incumbent — have applied to fill two vacant positions at Indonesia's Constitutional Court.
6:52 pm October 21, 2014 | No Comment
The Jakarta High Court has upheld a ruling by the Jakarta Anti-Corruption Court in sentencing graft convict Tubagus Chaeri Wardana Chasan to five years in jail for bribing former Constitutional Court chief Akil Mochtar.
6:43 pm October 21, 2014 | No Comment
Acting Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama said on Tuesday that the city would take full responsibility of the mounting trash left behind after Monday’s festivities that followed the inauguration of Joko Widodo, his former partner in the city's administration, as Indonesia’s seventh president.
6:27 pm October 21, 2014 | No Comment
Oslo. The United States and European Union want the U.N. to stress the low cost of fighting climate change in a draft handbook on the issue that it is compiling, a leaked document showed on Tuesday. The United States wants the handbook to do more to show that the costs of action “will be almost […]