Those who need to fly between the many islands of Indonesia’s vast, exciting, and spectacular archipelago need to read reports like this one just published on Flightglobal. It cover the final report by the country’s air safety authority into the crash landing in shallow water of a Lion Air 737-800 near Bali’s Denpasar airport in [...]
Indonesian trade officials are currently in talks with their Japanese counterparts over the possibility of resuming poultry exports.
Indonesia squeezed out a narrow trade surplus in July but the Southeast Asian nation's economy remains fragile and exposed to sudden shifts in capital flows.
Just weeks before Joko Widodo takes office, a ham-fisted attempt by the state energy firm to tackle huge fuel subsidies has sparked panic buying and highlighted the most pressing economic issue confronting Indonesia's next president....Show More Summary
You don’t have to dig all that deeply to uncover unease in Australian inbound tourism stakeholders as to the calibre of the Coalition’s understanding and support for promoting travel to this country. Or for that matter, the benign neglect with which inbound tourism was treated by its Labor predecessor. Which makes the ambitions of the Indonesian [...]
Less talk, more awesome monkey selfies! A few years ago we featured an unforgettable photo of a Black-crested macaque in in North Sulawesi, Indonesia who snapped her very own beaming self-portrait using photographer David Slater’s camera. Shapeways...Show More Summary
Twitter is preparing to launch an office in social media-crazy Indonesia, which will become its second in Southeast Asia and fifth in the Asia Pacific region. Twitter’s Global President of Revenue and Partnerships Adam Bain told TheShow More Summary
From The National Interest: In places across Indonesia, small collections of political Islamists have “openly pledged their allegiance” to the extremist terrorist group, the Islamic State (IS). One of those who have voiced their support...Show More Summary
A small sample of the incredible macro photography of Yudy Sauw, who is based in Indonesia. You can buy prints, via Behance. Read the rest
Human blood is "both salty and sweet" to drink, a mass murderer explains in "The Look of Silence", Joshua Oppenheimer's stunning documentary which premieres Thursday in Venice. The director returns to the subject of his acclaimed "The...Show More Summary
By Michael Roddy VENICE (Reuters) - Films about a 1960s massacre in Indonesia and the harsh conditions in Iran under present-day international sanctions and how they affect ordinary people struck somber notes at the Venice Film Festival on Thursday. Show More Summary
By Stone Fox Capital: The second quarter was a transition for Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) that recently stripped Copper & Gold out of its name. Even with the issues in Indonesia holding back sales of copper and gold, the company produced a solidly profitable quarter. Show More Summary
Hawaiian Telcom is joining a host of Asia Pacific and U.S.-based service providers to establish the Southeast Asia--United States (SEA-US) consortium to build and operate a trans-Pacific submarine cable system, connecting Indonesia, Philippines, Guam, Hawaii and California.
Dateline: the forests of Indonesia. This young, long-tailed macaque monkeh has been spotted with a new BFF, a ginger kitteh. OneGreenPlanet.org says that photographer Anne Young was visiting the Sacred Monkeh Forest Sanctuary in the Ubud region of Bali, when she saw this sight. Thanks to Susan M.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: BFFs, kitteh, monkey
China’s leading smartphone vendor, Xiaomi, has arrived in gadget-crazy Indonesia.
BALI, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia and Australia have signed a new security agreement to mend ties damaged last year by spying allegations.
Indonesia and Australia on Thursday signed an agreement aimed at drawing a line under a damaging espionage row and paving the way for the resumption of full cooperation on issues such as defence. Ties between the neighbours sank to their...Show More Summary
East of the Wallace Line: Monumental Art from Indonesia and New Guinea explores the cultural characteristics of eastern Indonesia and coastal western New Guinea. Taking as its jumping-off point the ?Wallace Line,? an ecological demarcation...Show More Summary
By Kanupriya Kapoor JAKARTA (Reuters) - When he was nominated in March as a candidate for Indonesia's presidential election, polls showed Joko "Jokowi" Widodo had a 30-point lead over the man who would become his main challenger, former...Show More Summary