At a summit for the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation in Jakarta, Indonesian President Joko Widodo called on the Muslim world to back the "Two State Solution" in support of full independence for Palestinian territories.
The accident killed all 162 passengers and crew on board, who were en route from Surabaya to Singapore.
Human rights activists see this as a positive step as it could prevent discrimination against women and minority groups.
British Prime Minister David Cameron met with Indonesia’s business community and religious leaders during the second day of his Southeast Asian tour on Tuesday (Jul 28).
Despite their illegal status, Indonesia's motorcycle taxi companies are providing a welcome transport alternative for commuters in the congestion-plagued capital of Jakarta.
A new toll road dubbed the "longest toll road" in Indonesia aims to reduce traffic congestion and travel time, but the Cipali road is unwaveringly straight for most of its 116 kilometres and drivers taking it face fatigue and loss of concentration.
The Land Transport Authority (LTA), which will be set up under the Transportation Ministry, will oversee ambitious projects including the inter-city high speed rail line and light rail transit network in all Indonesian cities.
The promotion of Indonesia's army chief of staff to head of the military on Wednesday (Jul 8) broke a tradition that saw the top post rotate among the branches of the armed forces.
Uber in Indonesia could face criminal charges, as Jakarta’s Cyber Crime Police Unit began collecting evidence against the company over its failure to obtain a business license and pay taxes.
Indonesians married to foreign nationals may one day be able to own a property without a prenuptial agreement, as a group of mixed-nationality couples are fighting for a change to the existing law that disallows them from doing so.