Stories By Devianti Faridz
124 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.
221 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.
320 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).
419 Oct 2014 Sun
Joko Widodo and Jusuf Kalla are scheduled to be sworn in as Indonesia's president and vice-president respectively at the parliament building on Monday (Oct 20).
507 Oct 2014 Tue
Indonesia put on its largest display of military might as it celebrated its 69th anniversary on Tuesday (Oct 7). The US$1.6 million display by the Air Force, Navy and Army was also part of a farewell to outgoing President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
603 Oct 2014 Fri
Indonesian entrepreneurs are finding novels ways to sell sacrificial animals ahead of the Hari Raya Haji celebration.
723 Sep 2014 Tue
According to a World Bank report released on Tuesday (Sep 23), Indonesia is now facing the smallest decline in poverty reduction in a decade.
822 Sep 2014 Mon
Plantation companies are paying local farmers to burn their land in order to bypass Indonesian restrictions preventing them from using slash-and-burn techniques.
921 Sep 2014 Sun
Hazy weather is affecting parts of Indonesia such as the provinces of South Sumatra and Riau. Firefighters deployed to put out these fires are finding it difficult working in remote conservation areas with dense forests and wild animals.
1018 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.