Indonesia Drops Plan to Establish Own Temasek

SOE Minister Erick Thohir prefers to restructure state companies into smaller groups with clear core businesses. 

02 December 2019 | 06:22 PM


Singapore's Performing Arts Festival to Light Up Stage in May

SIFA 2020 will feature a diverse lineup with performances by both Singaporean and international artists.

02 December 2019 | 03:53 PM


Inflation Slows to 3% in November Thanks to Cheaper Airfares

Tame inflation provides a comfortable room for the central bank to continue a dovish monetary policy needed to boost growth.

02 December 2019 | 03:44 PM


Tame End to Anti-Ahok '212 Movement' Reunion as Anies Urges End to Division

The Jakarta governor attended the rally to deliver a speech promoting national unity and social justice.

02 December 2019 | 03:02 PM


Third Place Lucky

Lifter Surahmat Wijoyo wins bronze at the 2019 SEA Games in Manila on Sunday.

02 December 2019 | 11:49 AM


Old School Fun

Traditional games like "engklek" are disappearing from children's playgrounds.

02 December 2019 | 11:46 AM


BPK Becomes International Maritime Organization's First Southeast Asian Auditor

Indonesia was also re-elected a member of the IMO board.

01 December 2019 | 11:47 PM


Airbus for Palm Oil? Indonesia-EU Trade Negotiation Continues Amid Tension

Deputy foreign minister Mahendra Siregar said Indonesia wants to make sure CEPA will not disadvantage Indonesia's palm oil industry.

01 December 2019 | 11:12 PM


Local Gov’t Offers $1,000 Year Long Pass to Komodo Island 

The government targeted 50,000 foreign visits to the island and a revenue of at least Rp 600 billion ($42,5 million) a year.

01 December 2019 | 05:46 PM


Flores, First Island to Meet Indonesia's Renewable Energy Target

Today, about 19 percent of the island's energy supply comes from renewable resources like hydro, geothermal and hybrid-solar power plants.

01 December 2019 | 11:32 AM