Jokowi Warns Military, Police of Massive Global Changes

President Joko Widodo said the Indonesian Military and the National Police must brace themselves against massive changes in global politics and security.

16 January 2017 | 07:29 PM


Rio Dewanto Releases Documentary on Agrarian Conflict in North Sumatra

Rio Dewanto has released a short documentary about a rural conflict in Mekar Jaya, a village in the Langkat district of North Sumatra, on his YouTube page.

16 January 2017 | 07:08 PM


Twitter Suspends Three FPI Accounts, Reasons Unclear

Social media platform Twitter has suspended three accounts reportedly affiliated with the hardline Islamic Defenders Front, or FPI, on Monday (16/01).

16 January 2017 | 06:40 PM


Indonesia's Competitiveness Stales Amid Increasingly Techy Global Economy

Indonesia's ability to compete for the best talent and maintain and grow its existing skilled workforce has stagnated relative to its peers.

16 January 2017 | 06:29 PM


Indonesia and Japan Discuss Maritime Security, Railway Project

Indonesia and Japan have agreed to step up maritime security and start discussions on a major railway project to link Jakarta and Surabaya in East Java.

16 January 2017 | 06:03 PM


Davos Elites Struggle for Answers as Trump Era Dawns

As political leaders, CEOs and top bankers make their annual trek to the World Economic Forum in Davos, the mood is anything but celebratory.

16 January 2017 | 06:00 PM


Japan to Supply New Patrol Boats to Vietnam

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced in Hanoi on Monday (16/01) that Japan would supply six new patrol boats to Vietnam, which is locked in a dispute with China over the South China Sea.

16 January 2017 | 05:55 PM


Priyanka Chopra Recovering After Mishap on 'Quantico' Set

Actress Priyanka Chopra is resting at home after a "minor incident" on the set of her ABC show "Quantico," the network said Friday.

16 January 2017 | 05:46 PM


Pray for Peace

Residents held candlelight vigil to commemorate the Sarinah bombing a year ago on Jalan Thamrin in Central Jakarta on Saturday (14/01).

16 January 2017 | 05:10 PM


JPMorgan Upgrades Indonesian Stocks to 'Neutral' After Row

JPMorgan Chase & Co on Monday (16/01) upgraded its call for Indonesian stocks to "neutral" from "underweight", partially reversing a move it made in November.

16 January 2017 | 05:09 PM