2:42 pm September 15, 2014 | 1 Comment
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono wants to increase state monitoring of Indonesians and foreigners alike to prevent the spread of the Islamic State terrorist group in the country, after four foreign terror suspects were arrested over the weekend.
5:03 pm September 11, 2014 | No Comment
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair met with President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on Thursday to discuss recent developments in the Middle East and strengthen ties between the Islamic world and the West.
3:51 pm September 11, 2014 | No Comment
The Indonesian government has scrapped the planned purchase of nearly $8 million worth of Mercedes sedans for the incoming cabinet of President-elect Joko Widodo, following widespread criticism from the public, including Joko himself.
11:25 pm September 8, 2014 | No Comment
US Secretary of State John Kerry has called for the protection of all who work for peace, democracy, and human rights around the world, on the 10th anniversary of the murder of renowned Indonesian human rights activist Munir Said Thalib.
4:48 pm September 5, 2014 | No Comment
Jero Wacik has submitted his letter of resignation as energy and mineral resources minister to President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, said presidential spokesman Julian Aldrin Pasha.
5:39 pm September 2, 2014 | No Comment
Advisers to President-elect Joko Widodo met with Vice President Boediono on Tuesday to hear his policy suggestions as they prepare for a smooth handover of power from the outgoing administration next month.
10:45 pm August 11, 2014 | 6 Comments
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has asked President-Elect Joko Widodo to focus on Indonesia’s sovereignty as his priority when he is inaugurated in October.
5:33 pm August 6, 2014 | No Comment
The Communication and Information Ministry has blocked access to websites about the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) as well as the Islamic State (IS), the government announced on Wednesday.