Stories By Devianti Faridz
118 Sep 2014 Thu
The South Sumatran disaster mitigation agency has been carrying out water bombing operations since the beginning of September to combat Indonesia's hotspots.
217 Sep 2014 Wed
Singapore and Malaysia may have to endure poor air quality until at least the end of next month due to forest fires spreading in South Sumatra.
315 Sep 2014 Mon
Indonesia is planning to establish its first de-radicalisation centre to curb religious extremism and militancy. Inmates will receive spiritual and psychological counselling, apart from citizenship lessons and vocational training.
405 Sep 2014 Fri
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on Friday (Sep 5) launched seven projects worth US$1.1 billion as part of a 14-year masterplan to accelerate and expand Indonesia's economic development.
503 Sep 2014 Wed
Indonesia, which sends the largest group of Muslims each year on the annual haj pilgrimage, is taking precautions to ensure that its citizens going to Saudi Arabia will be safe from Ebola.
629 Aug 2014 Fri
Just weeks before he steps down from office, outgoing Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has warned that the world is now in a dangerous downward trend.
728 Aug 2014 Thu
With the signing of an agreement to end a long-running espionage row, Indonesia and Australia will now work more closely together to tackle mutual security threats in the region.
828 Aug 2014 Thu
Australia and Indonesia will sign a Code of Conduct to govern diplomatic ties on Thursday (Aug 28). The foreign ministers of both countries say the signing will help repair a bilateral relationship damaged by a spying scandal last year.
926 Aug 2014 Tue
Two months ahead of his inauguration, Indonesia's President-elect Joko Widodo is in talks to form the structure of his new cabinet. He wants to make major changes in a number of ministries to make the government run more effectively.
1018 Aug 2014 Mon
The tussle for the chairmanship of Indonesia's Golkar party is underway, with two of the party's heavyweights eyeing the position. The party is currently torn between keeping their support for Prabowo Subianto, or joining President-elect Joko Widodo' incoming government.