Japan Will Tell United States to Respect WTO Rules: PM Abe Adviser

Japan will tell the United States in their economic talks that any border tax the US government imposes on imports should not break WTO rules.

01 March 2017 | 02:00 PM


Saudi King Salman Touches Down on Indonesian Soil

Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, the King of Saudi Arabia, landed in Jakarta at Halim Perdana Kusuma Airport at 12.50 p.m. on Wednesday (01/03).

01 March 2017 | 01:57 PM


Hatta Ali Sworn in as Supreme Court Chairman

Hatta Ali was sworn in by President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo as the Supreme Court chairman on Wednesday (01/03).

01 March 2017 | 01:12 PM


Trump Hints He Is Open to Immigration Reform

US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he was open to a broad overhaul of the US immigration system, a shift from his hardline campaign rhetoric.

01 March 2017 | 01:00 PM


South Korea, US Begin Large-Scale Annual Drills Amid North Korea Tension

South Korean and US troops began large-scale joint military exercise on Wednesday to test their defense readiness against the threat from North Korea.

01 March 2017 | 12:00 PM


Accused in Malaysia Airport Murder Brought to Court in Bullet-Proof Vests

Malaysia on Wednesday (01/02) charged two women – an Indonesian and a Vietnamese – with murdering the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader.

01 March 2017 | 11:19 AM


Australia to Bring Back Ambassadors to Shape Foreign Policy: Report

Australia will temporarily bring back every ambassador from across the world to help shape the final components of its new foreign policy.

01 March 2017 | 11:00 AM


Lone Angel Expected to Reach the Podium Again

Liontin Evangelina Setiawan is going to another stage of the 2017 Asian Cycling Championship in Bahrain on Wednesday (01/03).

01 March 2017 | 10:34 AM


Police Arrest Four Drug Smugglers in Jambi

Four people were arrested on Monday (27/02), when police foiled an attempt to smuggle 8.7 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine from Malaysia.

01 March 2017 | 10:09 AM


In China, 12.4 Million People Brought Above Poverty Line in 2016: Xinhua

Some 12.4 million people in China were brought above the poverty line in 2016, in part due to more than 230 billion yuan earmarked to help fight poverty.

01 March 2017 | 10:00 AM