11:48 am October 30, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia’s porous prison system has once again come under scrutiny after the former mayor of Bekasi, ostensibly locked up in a Bandung jail on a six-year sentence for corruption, was seen dining at a South Jakarta restaurant earlier this week.
5:55 pm October 29, 2014 | No Comment
A righteous vigilante using social media to expose allegations of corruption, or an online muckraker responsible for disseminating damaging gossip and baseless rumor? Investigators at Jakarta Police say the hit Twitter account @TrioMacan2000 is in fact something altogether more shadowy.
4:35 pm October 28, 2014 | No Comment
President Joko Widodo has ordered funds intended for social aid programs to be administered by a single ministry to improve oversight, Social Affairs Minister Khofifah Indar Parawansa says.
9:24 pm October 27, 2014 | No Comment
Sudirman Said has pledged to fight corruption at the Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry, saying that the office needs to build the public’s trust.
11:11 am October 26, 2014 | No Comment
A bloc of Joko Widodo’s presidential campaign volunteers have expressed disappointment with two names supposedly included in Indonesia’s next cabinet.
5:51 pm October 23, 2014 | No Comment
The Secretary General of the Constitutional Court was questioned on Thursday by the Corruption Eradication Commission as part of the investigation into Amir Hamzah, a former candidate for the local government chief of Lebak district — an election-dispute case which brought down the court's chief justice, Akil Mochtar.
3:23 pm October 23, 2014 | No Comment
The Corruption Eradication Commission said on Thursday it would beef up surveillance at its detention centers after the antigraft body better known as the KPK said it had again found detainees in possession of cellphones.
2:45 pm October 23, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia's Corruption Eradication Commission will appeal to the Supreme Court against the five-year sentence handed down to graft convict Tubagus Chaeri Wardana for bribing Constitutional Court chief justice Akil Mochtar.
1:54 pm October 23, 2014 | No Comment
President Joko Widodo still has plenty of time to announce his much-anticipated cabinet lineup, a former member of his so-called Transition Team said on Thursday.