#POLICY

Airbus CEO Sees 'Flying Car' Prototype Ready by End of Year

Airbus Group plans to test a prototype for a self-piloted flying car as a way of avoiding gridlock on city roads by the end of the year.

17 January 2017 | 10:30 PM

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Controls Put China Property Market on Roller-Coaster Ride: Wanda's Wang

China's richest man, Wang Jianlin, criticized the country's close control of its property industry, saying the "excessive cyclicality" caused by that was a reason for his conglomerate's planned move to exit the real estate development business.

17 January 2017 | 10:00 PM

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Thai Cabinet Approves Extra $5.37 Billion Spending This Fiscal Year

Thailand's cabinet on Tuesday (17/01) approved an additional 190 billion baht ($5.37 billion) in spending for this fiscal year, a government official said, as the military government tries to stimulate weak economic growth.

17 January 2017 | 09:31 PM

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Philip Morris Jolted by Indian Proposal to Ban Foreign Tobacco Investment

Philip Morris International is fighting to keep a toehold in India's $11 billion tobacco market, as the government considers further tightening foreign...

17 January 2017 | 09:30 PM

#MULTIMEDIA

Lowest Infalation

A grocer sits at his stall in the Tebet Market, South Jakarta, on Tuesday (17/01).

17 January 2017 | 09:16 PM

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'No' to Political Parties on Campuses

Students protest at the General Elections Commission headquarters in Menteng, Jakarta, on Monday (16/01).

17 January 2017 | 09:08 PM

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Hong Kong Leadership Race Heats up as China Clears Way for Top Officials to Run

China on Monday (16/01) approved the resignations of two of Hong Kong's top officials, including its financial secretary, paving the way for them to contest a March election to become the next chief executive of the financial hub.

17 January 2017 | 09:00 PM

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Mangrove Track

A new ecotourism spot located in a mangrove forest in Langge village in North Gorontalo district, Gorontalo, is seen from the air on Sunday (15/01).

17 January 2017 | 08:55 PM

#OPINION

By Demanding That Police Chiefs Be Sacked, FPI Commits a Form of Terror: Setara Institute

A pro-democracy group has lashed out at Muslim hardliners who demand the dismissal of the police chiefs of West Java, Jakarta and West Kalimantan.

17 January 2017 | 08:44 PM

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Gaza Power Crisis Eases as Qatar Donates $12m to Buy Fuel

An electricity crisis that has caused protests and unrest in the Gaza Strip eased on Monday (16/01) after Qatar donated $12 million to buy fuel...

17 January 2017 | 08:30 PM