I've written quite a bit lately about Garuda Indonesia, the newest SkyTeam member airline. In the past they've had a horrible reputation, though the past few years they've been working hard to try and turn that around. Possibly what's...Show More Summary
Apparently, visitors of the Indonesia International Motor Show are obsessed with their smartphones and get lost all the time. BMW ended the confusion using ladies is short skirts. Read more...
The twists and turns continue in Indonesia's dramatic election year. In the most recent plot turn, the coalition that backed Prabowo Subianto's losing bid for president pushed through a bill to end almost a decade of direct elections for regional heads, which were seen by many as a flawed yet vital element of the nation's democratic transition. Show More Summary
On the scale of Amazon.com, Bhinneka - one of Indonesia's largest E-commerce websites has chosen our m...
The destruction of tropical forests is a major challenge for global development, threatening precious livelihoods, biodiversity and the earth’s atmosphere. In all, tropical deforestation contributes about 12 percent of the global carbon dioxide emissions causing climate change.
Last week at MIT I hosted a group of leaders and change makers from Indonesia. With its 17,000 islands and 250 million inhabitants, Indonesia is the third largest democracy and the biggest Muslim country in the world. Several members...Show More Summary
BY PATRICK WINN / GlobalPost The Indonesian province is also now authorized to punish homosexuality with 100 months in jail or 1,000 grams of gold. BANGKOK, Thailand — One of Southeast Asia’s strictest Islamic enclaves just got a lot more...
By Masayuki Kitano SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The World Bank cut its 2014-2016 growth forecasts for developing East Asia and China, and cautioned of capital-flight risks to Indonesia while growth in China is seen slowing due to policy measures aimed at putting the economy on a more sustainable footing. Show More Summary
Aceh province in the world's largest Muslim-majority country has a new law that calls for 100 lashes for same-sex activity. read more
The threatened extinction of the tiger in India, the perilous existence of the orangutan in Indonesia, the plight of the panda: these are wildlife emergencies with which we have become familiar. They are well-loved animals that no one wants to see disappear. But now scientists fear the real impact...
By FNF Solutions: Tobacco companies such as Philip Morris (NYSE:PM), Altria (NYSE:MO) and Lorillard have been facing challenges to their growth due to laws and regulations being placed and health awareness among consumers about smoking. Show More Summary
Bali, Indonesia police say murder suspect Heather Mack told them boyfriend Tommy Schaefer murdered her mother Sheila von Wiese-Mack after she used a racial epithet to describe him. [ more › ]
From growing protests in Hong Kong and an intruder at the White House, to child jockeys in Indonesia and George Clooney’s wedding, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.
Unconventional-Photographed by Arseto Adiputra for the September 2014 cover story of Men’s Folio Indonesia, models André Hamann, Billy Huxley, Charlie Winzar, Declan-John Geraghty and... The post André Hamann, Billy Huxley + More are ‘Unconventional’ for Men’s Folio Indonesia Cover Shoot appeared first on The Fashionisto.
'Gini out of the bottle': an excellent World Bank infographic on inequality in Indonesia. The US and the Philippines have begun an 11-day military exercise near Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Over at World Politics Review, Saurav...Show More Summary
With the passing of the presidential baton from Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono to Joko Widodo just a month away, Indonesia is at a political crossroad, with the first clear break from the politicians who were part of the Soeharto years. Monday's...Show More Summary
On Monday the Lowy Institute, in cooperation with the Indonesia Project at the Australian National University, hosted its regular Indonesia Mini Update, a half-day event bringing together experts to discuss Indonesia's politics, economy,...Show More Summary
[youtube:_wGDmbrEs44] The day before Scotland voted in its independence referendum last week, West Papuan activist Benny Wenda addressed a Yes campaign crowd in Glasgow, saying that he hoped his people would one day get the same chance...Show More Summary