Religious Intolerance on the Rise in 2016: Komnas HAM

Indonesia is observing an increase in the number of cases of religious intolerance, in which a major role has been played by regional administrations.

10 January 2017 | 10:13 PM


Malaysian PM Says Central Bank's Measures Will Stabilize Ringgit

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Monday (09/01) that new measures taken by the central bank will help stabilize the ringgit currency.

10 January 2017 | 10:00 PM


Thailand's PTT Sees Little Impact on Fuel Demand From Flooding

Thailand's PTT sees no big impact on fuel demand from flooding in the country's south, said a senior executive on Monday (09/01).

10 January 2017 | 09:30 PM


Malaysia Nov Industrial Output Growth Seen Rising to 6.2% Year-on-Year

Malaysia's industrial production in November is expected to grow at 6.2 percent, accelerating from 4.2 percent in October.

10 January 2017 | 09:00 PM


Safety Will Be Improved on All Boats: Transportation Minister

Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi has promised to establish a better sailing system for all classes of boats, in a move to improve safety.

10 January 2017 | 08:49 PM


India's BSE Aims to Challenge International Finance Hubs With New Bourse

Indian stock market operator BSE aims to win market share from financial hubs such as Singapore and Hong Kong by investing in technology and offering...

10 January 2017 | 08:30 PM


Thai Floods Cause 200-Km Traffic Tailback; Death Toll up to 25

Flash floods in southern Thailand washed out a bridge on the country's main north-south highway on Tuesday (10/01), backing up traffic for 200 km as the death toll from days of unseasonable rain rose to 25, media reported.

10 January 2017 | 08:24 PM


Give Us Back Our Troop Carriers, Singapore Urges Hong Kong

Singapore's defense minister said on Monday (09/01) that the nine armored vehicles seized in Hong Kong could not be detained or confiscated...

10 January 2017 | 08:00 PM


Judicial Commission Says Ahok’s Trial Is ‘Fair,’ With Caveats

Indonesia's Judicial Commission has declared that the judges leading Jakarta Governor Ahok's blasphemy trail are impartial and that the trial has been fair.

10 January 2017 | 07:37 PM


Indonesian Basketball League 2017 to Start in Surabaya

The Indonesian Basketball League, or IBL, is set to start on Jan. 20 in Surabaya, East Java, with 11 teams participating.

10 January 2017 | 07:15 PM