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#TERRORISM

Gov't in Tight Bind Over Repatriation of IS Sympathizers

Indonesian women who migrated to the Islamic State are posing new problems for the government. 

19 November 2019 | 05:42 PM

#ECONOMY

Companies in Asia Need to Wake Up to New Normal of Climate Change

Asian financial markets are still not as environmentally and socially aware as those in other regions.

16 November 2019 | 01:38 PM

#HEALTH

Will Sugary Drinks Tax Keep Indonesians Away From Diabetes?

Diabetes and obesity lead to heart disease and stroke, the two most common causes of premature death in Indonesia.

15 November 2019 | 03:01 PM

#POLICY

Heavy Metal Children: Lead Exposure a Real Danger in Jakarta's Playgrounds

A recent study found that at least 69 percent of all playground equipment in Jakarta has a lead concentration exceeding safety standards.

11 November 2019 | 04:43 PM

#POLICY

Preventing Stunting: What Works and What Doesn't

The wrong poster can lead to millions being spent on useless programs.

07 November 2019 | 02:40 PM

#ECONOMY

Is OECD's 'Unified Approach' a Solution for Taxing the Digital Economy?

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development has released a new proposal to tax digital businesses.

05 November 2019 | 02:07 PM

#POLICY

Challenges for Indonesia's New Health Minister

The nation's convoluted health system must be disentangled and re-organized, write Aqsha Azhary Nur and Jeslyn Tengkawan.

31 October 2019 | 02:29 PM

#ENERGY & MINERALS

New Administration, New Hope for Geothermal Energy?

Overlapping rules are often the problem when it comes to geothermal development.

28 October 2019 | 03:51 PM

#POLITICS

Would Political Dialogue on Papua Be on Top of Jokowi's Agenda?

To the government, breaking down Papua's isolation may take precedence to efforts to engage in political dialogue with its residents.

17 October 2019 | 05:31 PM

#POLITICS

In Search of Indonesian Ambassadors for President Jokowi's Second Term

Does Indonesia have enough qualified ambassadors to represent it in a rapidly changing world?

12 October 2019 | 05:47 PM