Bank Indonesia Repudiates Allegations That Its Logo Resembles Communist Symbols

Bank Indonesia has categorically repudiated allegations that its logo on the new rupiah banknotes featured the hammer-and-sickle symbol.

18 January 2017 | 03:48 PM


China Foreign Talent Curb Gets Mixed Response From Clubs

China's decision to tighten rules over the number of overseas players has drawn mixed response from the clubs affected by the move.

18 January 2017 | 03:24 PM


Man City's Toure Turned Down Huge Offer From China: Agent

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure has turned down a 520,000 pounds ($643,812) a week offer to play in China, his agent told Sky Sports on Tuesday.

18 January 2017 | 03:21 PM


Social Media Triggers Jealousy, Negativity: Kaspersky

Research conducted by global cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab revealed that social media triggers jealousy.

18 January 2017 | 03:18 PM


Xi Says World Needs China, US to Have Stable Relationship

The world needs China and the United States to have a stable and cooperative relationship, Chinese President Xi Jinping told US Vice President Joe Biden, just days before new uncertainy looms with Donald Trump taking office as president.

18 January 2017 | 03:00 PM


Golden Globe Nominated Film 'Lion' to Headline Australian Indonesian Cinema Festival

Golden Globe nominated film "Lion" is the main attraction for the upcoming Australian Indonesian Cinema Festival on Jan. 28-29 in Makassar and Jakarta.

18 January 2017 | 02:33 PM


Oscars Nominations to Be Announced by Brie Larson, Ken Watanabe on Tuesday

The nominations for the upcoming Oscars will be announced on Tuesday (24/01) at 5:18 a.m. in Los Angeles, California, or at 8:18 p.m. in Jakarta.

18 January 2017 | 02:16 PM


Australian Man Behind the Film 'Lion' to Attend Festival in Indonesia

A film titled "Lion" will be featured at the Australian Indonesian Cinema Festival in Makassar and Jakarta on Jan. 28-29.

18 January 2017 | 01:46 PM


Hong Kong Has 'No Room' for Independence From China: HK leader

Hong Kong's chief executive said on Wednesday (18/01) in his annual policy blueprint that the city couldn't become independent or separate from China.

18 January 2017 | 12:57 PM


Indonesia Palm Output Likely Dropped in Dec, First Decline in Months: Survey

Indonesia's crude palm oil (CPO) output likely fell slightly in December, ending a seven-month run of gains in the world's top producer of the commodity used in everything from chocolate to biofuels, a Reuters survey showed.

18 January 2017 | 11:51 AM