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Iftar Party Ban Only Applies to State Officials: Gov'tJokowi recently prohibited civil servants from hosting iftar gatherings.
News 24 Mar 2023 | 11:19 WIB
Pork-Flavored Vegan Noodle Can’t Get Halal Certification: MUIFood and beverage products must not contain the flavor and/or fragrance of pork, bacon, whiskey, brandy, or beer, according to the MUI.
Lifestyle 22 Mar 2023 | 16:26 WIB
Indonesia Needs Powerful Bandwidth, Data Center for Civil RegistrationIndonesia wants to adopt an e-government based on the unique ID numbers (NIK), but the civil registry data center is outdated.
Tech 10 Mar 2023 | 06:00 WIB
Governor Under Fire for Ordering High Schools to Start at 5 a.m.The Indonesian Teachers’ Union Federation (FSGI) called on Governor Viktor Laiskodat to repeal the ruling immediately.
Lifestyle 1 Mar 2023 | 21:11 WIB
No More Showing Off: Tax Officials’ Big Motorbike Club Told to DisbandAll eyes are now on Indonesian tax officials following an assault case that led to the public discovering their lavish lifestyles.
News 27 Feb 2023 | 14:02 WIB
Jokowi Confident Presidential Palace in Nusantara Can Finish on TimeJokowi is confident that the government can celebrate Indonesia's 79th independence day anniversary at the presidential palace in Nusantara.
News 23 Feb 2023 | 23:37 WIB
Jokowi Urges Basarnas to Pursue Advanced SAR TechnologiesJokowi pointed to countries like Japan and the US which possess numerous advanced technology such as rescue drones to evacuate victims.
News 16 Feb 2023 | 17:51 WIB
Jokowi to Issue Publishers’ Rights Regulation in a MonthThe regulation will become a blessing for the press, as it will earn royalties if online platforms publish their content.
News 9 Feb 2023 | 15:38 WIB
Still No Plans for Sugary Drinks Excise despite Health RisksIndonesian consumer group YLKI has urged the government to impose the excise on sweetened beverages this year.
News 7 Feb 2023 | 23:07 WIB
Bappebti Alleged of Maladministration over Crypto Bourse LicenseBappebti under the suspicion of maladministration in its process of building the country’s crypto ecosystem, including the postponed bourse.
Business 4 Feb 2023 | 14:25 WIB
Indonesia Drafts New Incentives for EV Charging StationsThe government is also optimistic that Indonesia will become one of the three largest EV battery manufacturers in the world by 2027.
Business 3 Feb 2023 | 12:43 WIB
Indonesia Mulls Halting Copper Ore ExportsLast month, the president announced a ban on all bauxite exports starting in June 2023 under the so-called downstream industry policy.
Business 31 Jan 2023 | 23:22 WIB
Equally Bad as Regular Cigs: Gov't Told to Get Tough on VapesThe government is receiving calls left and right to get tough on electronic cigarettes, also known as vapes.
News 17 Jan 2023 | 10:11 WIB
Indonesian Engineers Stand Up to Challenge of Building Nusantara from ScratchEngineers from across the archipelago and different disciplines are planning to brainstorm ideas that can help with the Nusantara project.
News 16 Jan 2023 | 23:53 WIB
Gov't Issues Regulation in Lieu of Job Creation Law to Avoid AnnulmentThe Perppu was deemed necessary to guard against the grim global economic outlook.
News 30 Des 2022 | 16:48 WIB
Krakatau Steel CEO Appointed as Immigration ChiefHis CV is dominated by various jobs dealing with national defense and intelligence.
News 26 Des 2022 | 22:00 WIB
House Enacts Tough Law on Personal Data ProtectionThe new law carries jail sentences and heavy fines against individuals and corporations convicted of personal data crimes.
News 20 Sep 2022 | 12:17 WIB
Gov’t Mulls Fuel Price Hikes as Energy Subsidies Set to Top $34bIndonesian vehicle owners can buy subsidized gasoline product at half a dollar per liter.
Business 13 Aug 2022 | 11:08 WIB
Indonesia to Shut Down Entire Analog TV Services on November 2There are still millions of poor families who can’t afford digital TV sets and still rely on their old TVs.
Tech 11 Aug 2022 | 22:14 WIB
Y20 Summit Ends with Policy Recommendations for G20 LeadersThe Y20 delegates have also delivered the communiqué to the Indonesian government as the current chair of the G20.
News 23 Jul 2022 | 13:56 WIB
Luxury House Belonging to Wahyu Kenzo Demarcated with Police Line
New Capital Budget Plan to Get Another Rp 8 Trillion This Year
Emirates to Deploy World's Largest Passenger Plane A380 on Scheduled Service to Bali
Indonesia’s First High-Speed Train Simulator Installed in Bandung
No Sectarian Issue over Virgin Mary Statue Wrapped in Tarpaulin: Police