#ECONOMY

Unilever Indonesia Builds New HQ, Set to Pay Rp3.23 Trillion in Dividends

Unilever Indonesia increased its capital expenditure to Rp 2 trillion ($149 million) this year from an initial plan of Rp 1.4 trillion to build a new headquarters in South Tangerang, Banten.

15 June 2016 | 12:56 PM

#SPORTS

Ronaldo Hits Out at 'Small Time' Iceland in Euro Draw

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo has criticized Iceland's 'small mentality' while saying the group was fortunate to earn a 1-1 draw against his team in their European Championship Group F opener in St Etienne on Tuesday (14/06).

15 June 2016 | 12:39 PM

#POLICY

More Than Half Online Users Get News From Facebook, YouTube and Twitter: Study

Social media has emerged as a leading source of news among online users who increasingly access it on their smartphones, a thinktank said on Wednesday (15/06), warning that the embrace of free news was becoming a challenge for publishers of quality news.

15 June 2016 | 12:32 PM

#OPINION

Golkar Declares Official Support for Ahok in Jakarta Governor Race

The Golkar Party officially declared its support on Tuesday (14/06) for incumbent Jakarta governor Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama's independent run in next year’s Jakarta governor race.

15 June 2016 | 12:17 PM

#POLICY

Chinese Spy Ship Shadows US, Japanese, Indian Naval Drill in the Western Pacific

A Chinese observation ship shadowed the powerful US aircraft carrier, John C. Stennis, in the Western Pacific on Wednesday (15/06), a Japanese official said, joining warships from Japan and India in drills close to waters Beijing considers its backyard.

15 June 2016 | 12:09 PM

#ECONOMY

Indonesia Posts Smaller Trade Surplus in May

Indonesia's trade surplus narrowed in May as imports rose ahead of the Muslim fasting month, the statistics bureau said on Wednesday (15/06).

15 June 2016 | 11:59 AM

#SPORTS

Rugged Viking Gunnarsson Upstages Aristocrat Ronaldo: Reuters Analysis

The contrast between the two captains summed up the difference between the teams as Iceland pulled off a shock 1-1 Euro 2016 Group F draw with Portugal on Tuesday (14/06).

15 June 2016 | 11:45 AM

#LIFESTYLE

Tate Modern Mixes Old With New With Pyramid-Like Extension

Tate Modern made a show on Tuesday (14/06) of its new pyramid-like extension, which significantly adds to the London gallery's space and allows it to exhibit more contemporary art from around the world.

15 June 2016 | 11:39 AM

#LIFESTYLE

Italy's Osteria Francescana Named World's Best Restaurant

Osteria Francescana ascended to the top of the annual ranking of world's best restaurants for its inventive twist on traditional Italian dishes, the World’s 50 Best Restaurants list released on Monday (13/06) showed.

15 June 2016 | 11:36 AM

#LIFESTYLE

'Inferno' World Premiere Set for Dante's Birthplace of Florence

The Italian city of Florence, birthplace of Italian poet Dante Alighieri, will stage the world premiere of "Inferno," the third film to be adapted from the Dan Brown novels about symbologist Robert Langdon.

15 June 2016 | 11:33 AM