11:41 am April 15, 2014 | No Comment
Aceh remains an ideal place for businesses to invest in, despite regular flare-ups of election-related violence, the province’s governor told a business forum on Tuesday.
11:20 am April 11, 2014 | No Comment
Daniel Ziv is busier than ever. The Canadian author and filmmaker just released his long-awaited feature-length documentary “Jalanan” on Thursday, which tells a thought-provoking story about three street buskers in Jakarta.
1:51 pm April 5, 2014 | 7 Comments
Banten Deputy Governor Rano Karno has denied allegations that he accepted Rp 1.2 billion ($105,997) from a company owned by the ex-wife of former Constitutional Court chief justice and corruption suspect Akil Mochtar.
8:51 pm April 3, 2014 | 6 Comments
After weeks of controversy, the Indonesian government said today it had formally agreed to pay blood money in exchange for the life of Satinah Binti Jumadi Ahmad, 41, of Ungaran, Central Java, who was scheduled for execution on Friday in Saudi Arabia after admitting to slaying her former employer in 2007 and fleeing with 37,970 riyal ($10,125).
11:05 pm March 9, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesian health campaigners have won a battle in the war against the influence of the tobacco industry with the cancelation of a tobacco-promoting forum scheduled to be held in Bali late last month.
11:16 am February 28, 2014 | 13 Comments
Up to 50 million children are in danger of not being able to access the most basic civil services due to the lack of a birth certificate, a study has found.
6:30 am February 11, 2014 | 2 Comments
Despite commending the Bali administration for rejecting a tobacco forum on the island, activists have expressed concern over a statement from the organizers suggesting a permit has been obtained from the police.