Chinese Foreign Investments up 40% to Record in 2016: Study

China's foreign direct investments soared 40 percent to a record 180 billion euros ($189 billion) in 2016 from a year earlier.

12 January 2017 | 02:00 PM


Lawmakers Promise to Follow Up on Reports Filed Against FPI's Rizieq Shihab

Rizieq Shihab complained on Wednesday (11/01) to the House of Representatives deputy speakers about reports filed against him.

12 January 2017 | 01:48 PM


Papua Sees Better Economy, but Stagnant Politics, Security: Expert

A political expert said Jokowi's administration made some economic improvements in Papua, but it is still lacking progress in politics and security matters

12 January 2017 | 01:39 PM


'You Are Fake News!' Trump Presides Over Turbulent News Conference

Trump's first news conference as president-elect highlights calling CNN and Buzzfeed 'fake news,' and praising the New York Times.

12 January 2017 | 01:00 PM


Rizieq to Comply With Police Summons for Alleged Defamation of Sukarno

Firebrand cleric Rizieq Shihab of the Islamic Defenders Front, or FPI, said he would fulfill the second summons issued by the West Java Police on Thursday.

12 January 2017 | 12:29 PM


Discontent in Malay Heartland May Spell Trouble for PM Najib

Plantation district of Sungkai has become an initial and unlikely battleground for an election that embattled PM Najib Razak is expected to call this year.

12 January 2017 | 12:00 PM


Bali Police Launch Anti-Hoax Unit

Bali Police have trained officers for the Intelligence Media Management, or IMM, unit to counter hoax news and fake stories going viral on social media, a spokesman said.

12 January 2017 | 11:45 AM


Airbus Deliveries Rose 8%, Orders Outpaced Boeing in 2016

Airbus posted an eight percent rise in deliveries last year, beating its own forecasts by a comfortable margin to set a company record.

12 January 2017 | 11:00 AM


China Detains 720, Imposes $21.8m of Fines in Pollution Crackdown

China detained 720 people and Beijing imposed $21.8 million of fines for violating environmental protection laws in 2016.

12 January 2017 | 10:00 AM


Two Susi Air Pilots Face BNN Investigation After Positive Drug Test

The Cilacap branch of the National Narcotics Agency, or BNN, conducted a urine test on two Susi Air pilots who were suspected of flying under the influence after landing in Tunggul Wulung Airport Wednesday (11/01).

12 January 2017 | 09:54 AM