12:18 am April 28, 2015 | 2 Comments
The presiding judge in the ongoing dispute that has created a rift within the Golkar Party has refused to appear before the Jakarta State Administrative Court to explain in detail what the party’s internal tribunal had decided.
9:27 pm April 27, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno L.P. Marsudi has stressed the need for Southeast Asian nations and China to quickly come out with a legally binding agreement, known as a Code of Conduct, to create peace and prevent open conflict in the South China Sea.
4:52 pm April 27, 2015 | 5 Comments
Over 1,200 officers from the National Police and the military are being deployed to secure Central Java's Nusakambangan island for the upcoming execution of drug convicts, who have already been transferred to the penal island and could be killed as soon as Tuesday.
12:09 pm April 27, 2015 | 49 Comments
For the sake of proving that nobody can interfere with Indonesian sovereignty, the government should ignore the growing global outcry and push ahead with the execution of drug convicts on death row, an outspoken international relations professor from the nation's top university said on Monday.
3:47 pm April 25, 2015 | 1 Comment
Former President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono emphasized the beneficial affects of globalization on Indonesia on Saturday following a week in which President Joko Widodo called for a reorganization of international institutions to reflect the rise of emerging markets.
2:49 pm April 24, 2015 | 1 Comment
Former President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono indicated on Friday he was willing to remain in frontline politics by retaining control of the Democratic Party.
11:06 pm April 23, 2015 | No Comment
Proponents of the rights of indigenous groups have hailed a pledge by the Indonesian government to do more to recognize their stewardship of forests, seen as crucial in efforts to stave off deforestation.
7:11 pm April 23, 2015 | 12 Comments
President Joko Widodo and Vice President Jusuf Kalla held a meeting with the heads of states from 46 member countries of the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) on Thursday during the 2015 Asian-African Conference commemoration.
8:46 pm April 22, 2015 | No Comment
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of a summit in Indonesia on Wednesday, the latest sign of a thaw between the Asian rivals that came despite an awkward diplomatic backdrop.
3:36 pm April 22, 2015 | 21 Comments
In a low-profile ceremony on Wednesday afternoon, Comr. Gen. Budi Gunawan was inaugurated as the deputy chief of Indonesia's National Police, despite a public outcry his alleged involvement in a graft case.
2:48 pm April 22, 2015 | No Comment
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will meet Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of an Asia-Africa summit in Indonesia on Wednesday, a Japanese government official said, the latest sign of a thaw in relations between the Asian rivals.
2:36 pm April 22, 2015 | 3 Comments
National Police chief Gen. Badrodin Haiti has confirmed that Comr. Gen. Budi Gunawan will be inaugurated as his deputy on Wednesday despite a massive public outcry over the latter's alleged involvement in a graft case.