Stories By Devianti Faridz
121 Nov 2014 Fri
Joko Widodo's first trip abroad as the Indonesian President was a showcase of how Indonesia will be run under the Widodo administration, defined by a straightforward style of diplomacy.
220 Nov 2014 Thu
Jakarta's new outspoken, no-nonsense Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama outlines his plans to solve the city's flood and traffic jam problems.
317 Nov 2014 Mon
In the first report in a week-long series on women and public transport in Asia, we cast the spotlight on the Indonesian capital, which a recent survey has shown has one of the world's most unsafe transportation systems for women.
407 Nov 2014 Fri
Twenty-two percent of Indonesians between 15 and 24 years old cannot find a job, and there is pressure on the newly installed Widodo government to provide more jobs for youths in labour-intensive sectors.
503 Nov 2014 Mon
Health cards and smart cards were distributed as part of a concerted effort to cushion the impact of an imminent hike in fuel prices.
629 Oct 2014 Wed
Indonesian airforce jets forced a civilian plane with three Singaporeans on board to land in Supadio military airbase in Pontianak, Kalimantan on Tuesday (Oct 28) for illegally flying into its airspace.
727 Oct 2014 Mon
The Indonesian public has criticised a handful of the politically-affiliated ministers in President Widodo's new cabinet, saying they are unqualified for the job.
824 Oct 2014 Fri
Observers suggest President Widodo has encountered challenges from political party leaders, who have insisted he keeps problematic ministerial candidates - highlighting the issues Mr Widodo faces to fulfil his election promise to install a corruption-free government.
921 Oct 2014 Tue
Despite public anticipation for President Joko Widodo to name his new Cabinet quickly, there is also growing pressure on him to delay the announcement to ensure his pool of ministers have clean track records.
1020 Oct 2014 Mon
At least 50,000 people crowded Jakarta's main thoroughfare to welcome President Joko Widodo as he made his way to the presidential palace after his inauguration on Monday (Oct 20).