India at the Centre of Fight Against Covid

As the world’s largest supplier of drugs, India is at the centre of global efforts to produce a Covid vaccine.

02 December 2020 | 10:20 PM


Gov't Continues to Promote Resilient and Sustainable Palm Oil Industry

The government has issued several policies to boost the economic resilience and sustainability of the palm oil industry.

02 December 2020 | 03:50 PM


Disrupting the Investment Climate -- One Spice at a Time

Spices are the Indonesia’s fourth largest export commodity with the country being the second largest exporter of pepper globally.

02 December 2020 | 02:12 PM


Emtek Acquires Omni to Expand in Indonesia's Underserved Hospital Market

Emtek has closed a $41.5 million deal to acquire a majority of shares in Sarana Meditama Metropolitan.

02 December 2020 | 12:11 PM


Jemaah Islamiyah Uses Charity Boxes to Collect Fund for Terror Activities

Jemaah Islamiyah, or JI, a terrorist group responsible for the 2002 Bali bombing, deploys charity boxes at minimarkets across Indonesia.

02 December 2020 | 09:00 AM


Seven-Day Average of Newly Covid Cases Sets Record for 9th Day in a Row

The weekly death toll also saw a new high for the third consecutive day, with an average of 139 deaths.

01 December 2020 | 11:39 PM


Monash to Open Indonesia's First Foreign-Owned Campus in BSD City

Monash University, one of the highest-ranked universities in Australia, has acquired a license for a new campus in Indonesia.

01 December 2020 | 11:14 AM


Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan Tests Positive for Coronavirus

His deputy Ahmad Riza Patria has earlier tested positive, meaning the top two leaders of the capital are now under quarantine.

01 December 2020 | 11:05 AM


Indonesia Joining Asean Customs Transit System Depends on Feasibility Study

The possibility of Indonesia joining the new, land-only Asean Custom Transit System (Acts) depends on the results of the feasibility study.

01 December 2020 | 08:16 AM


Southeast Asia on Track to Cut Malaria Cases by 40 Pct

China and Malaysia have both registered zero malaria cases for three consecutive years.

01 December 2020 | 12:38 AM