Plan on solar-powered electricity in Indonesia to grow markedly in the next few years using FiTs. As reported by SolarServer, the Ministry of Energy & Mineral Resources (ESDM) has issued a Government Decree to provide support mechanisms for utility-scale solar photovoltaic systems, exhibition and management services. Show More Summary
David Ignatius used his WaPo column to express his concern that Australia will opt to align itself more closely with China at the expense of its ties with the United States. In making the argument that other regional powers may provide...Show More Summary
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I was at a dinner party a few weeks ago and was asked what my favorite city I’ve traveled to was. I have a few, but one of them is undoubtedly Jakarta. The food, the people, even the torrential rainstorms that come out of nowhere and flood a street to mid-shin levels of rain. Show More Summary
If you visit Brazil and have the misfortune to lose your iPhone, you'll need deep pockets to afford a replacement. There is a considerable variation in iPhone prices around the world with handsets in Indonesia and Sweden also coming with hefty price tags, especially when compared with the United States. [...]
JAKARTA (Reuters) - A British man arrested over the killing of a policeman on Indonesia's holiday island Bali says he was involved in a "confrontation" with the officer over his girlfriend's missing purse, but denies killing him, his lawyer said on Tuesday.
According to the country's Chief Security Minister, Indonesian government plans to amend its domestic law so that it becomes the most powerful weapon in the fight against terrorism.
DENPASAR, Indonesia (Reuters) - Indonesian authorities have tightened security in Bali, a police official said late on Monday, after reports at the weekend of a suspected militant plot to attack the holiday island.
Ten people have drowned while five are still missing after a wooden boat carrying 17 people capsized in the province of Riau Islands on Sunday morning, reports the Jakarta Post.
East Timor is one of the most Christian countries in the world, with 99.1% of the population subscribing to the faith. Meanwhile its neighbor, Indonesia, is the most populated Muslim country on Earth. While this religious intermingling...Show More Summary
A global advertising buy worth millions of dollars has spread across screens from Brazil to Guatemala, Indonesia to South Korea. Combining the world's anthems into one song for the Rio Olympics, Samsung has unwittingly shown their true...Show More Summary
Indonesia's Supreme Court has ruled that the foundation of the late President Suharto is guilty of embezzling state funds from 1976 to 1998. It ordered the family of Suharto to return 315 million US dollars to the state. Suharto ruled Indonesia from 1967 to 1998. During his 31-year rule, he...
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian authorities are investigating whether a suspected militant arrested last week was plotting an attack on the resort island of Bali, police said.
As I write this, I’m sitting in the shade a few meters from the ocean on a small island near Bali in Indonesia. I’m eating a banana pancake with chocolate syrup, and am wearing nothing but my bathing suit. Earlier today, I went snorkeling...Show More Summary
Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) CEO Park Dae-young proposed the outsourcing of shipbuilding to China and Indonesia in an effort to overcome a liquidity crisis, according to Yonhap.
On August 18, a new container terminal built by NYK Line together with PT. Pelabuhan Indonesia II (Persero) (“IPC”), Mitsui & Co. Ltd. (“Mitsui”)
Foodpanda, the food delivery startup backed by Rocket Internet, is selling its operations in Indonesia and evaluating its presence in the rest of Southeast Asia as part of a push towards profitability. Read More
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's disaster agency urged prompt action against slash-and-burn plantation fires on Friday as the annual smoke "haze" begins to drift across the Malacca Strait to neighboring Malaysia and Singapore.
Just 8 nautical miles north of the equator you'll find Pulau Sikeling, a remote and unpopulated island located in the Riau Islands, Indonesia. And on the island is Neptune Bar, which sits desolate and sunbaked for 362 days a year. But...Show More Summary
KF-X: South Korea has set a timeline for developing a AESA radar for its indigenous fighter. Indonesia has reiterated its interest in the KF-X fighter. J-20: The USAF is not impressed with comparing the J-20 and F-35: calling them really different. Show More Summary