One hundred individuals named “Leading Global Thinkers of 2013? by Foreign Policy magazine were honored last night at a reception event in Washington, DC. Former NSA contractor and whistleblower Edward Snowden was designated by the magazine as one of this year’s leading thinkers on the issue of surveillance. Show More Summary
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Every year Singaporeans and Malaysians choke on smoke when farmers and plantation firms in neighboring Indonesia clear the land with fires during the dry season.
Unless miners start processing ore in-country in Indonesia, they won't be able to export their output. Only one miner has the infrastructure in place to survive this new rule.
PT Huawei Tech Investment (Huawei Indonesia/Huawei), a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, has been named 2013 “Indonesia Telecom Equipment Vendor of the Year’ in Indonesia by Frost & Sullivan. Show More Summary
Behold the Pertamina Energy Tower, a U.S.-designed building that's slated for construction in Jakarta, Indonesia. Reaching a height of a half-kilometer, the tower will harvest its own wind energy through an opening at its peak. Read more...
This year, the world saw tremendous momentum demanding a move beyond coal. From India to Germany, the United States to Indonesia, communities are standing up and demanding clean air and clean water. From global social media storms to...Show More Summary
Skidmore, Owings & Mills have just unveiled their centerpiece design for Pertamina's new headquarters: a futuristic "energy beacon" that dramatically pierces Jakarta’s skyline. Shaped like the petals of a budding flower, the Pertamina skyscraper will
Pertamina—Indonesia's state-owned oil and gas corporation—will have a new headquarters in Jakarta in 2020. One that looks like a smooth spaceship about to take off and generates electricity thanks to its design, created by American architects Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. Read more...
Travis and Nicole started The Amazing Race 23 as the ones to beat, but things took a sharp turn after Nicole struggled with the angklung Roadblock in Indonesia, requiring Amy's help and ostensibly incurring her husband's harsh criticism. Show More Summary
Don't grab your rail; it's hot lava.
We're not exactly sure what to make of this, but it's interesting. Jana, a mobile rewards program focused on emerging markets, surveyed 2,500 smart phone owners in Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, The Philippines, and Vietnam about their smart phone purchases. Show More Summary
The theme of the children’s word search in Australia’s Sunday Telegraph was “Animals of Indonesia,” but readers quickly realized a bonus message hidden in the puzzle. LIVESIHCODRUM. When the message is read from right to left, it reads, MURDOCHISEVIL. The Sunday Telegraph is owned by...
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Dan Drezner gets enthused about the last-minute trade pact struck over the weekend in Bali, Indonesia, between World Trade Organization negotiators -- and rightly so. The WTO has been pushing toward a deal since the "Doha Development Agenda" launched in 2001. The pact that emerged over the weekend covered a sliver of he original ambition. Show More Summary
Indonesia media says a commuter train has collided with a truck carrying fuel, killing at least five people.
Eagle-eyed Australian readers appear to have found a secret message in the children's Funday puzzle section of Rupert Murdoch's Sunday Telegraph newspaper. The hidden message appeared in a word search about the animals of Indonesia, but it doesn't appear to be one of the answers: Can you see it? "LIVESIHCODRUM" is the word here. Show More Summary
Just hours ago in Bali, Indonesia, trade ministers from across the globe approved on a package of multilateral trade agreements.Read the Rest...
Let’s have some fun for a change today. Here’s the picture: And here are a few hints: 1. He was born in the summer of 1961, and is 52 years old. 2. When he was a boy he lived on the island of Java, in Indonesia. 3. He is an inspiring political figure, popular [...]
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