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12 min ago | Wall Street Journal
4 hrs ago | Daily Times
JAKARTA: Indonesia's first female provincial leader and head of one of the country's most powerful political dynasties was jailed for four years on Monday for bribing a top judge over an election dispute.
4 hrs ago | NHK World
The next President of Indonesia says he is ready to mediate between China and other Asian countries to solve their territorial disputes in the South China Sea.
7 hrs ago | Asia News Network
Indonesia remains the most preferred destination in the Asean region of American companies for their future expansion despite the many challenges they encounter in doing business in the country, a recent regional survey has found.
11 hrs ago | Daily Kos
First day of work could at all times be a nerve-wracking experience. It is even worse if you work abroad; odds are there would be culture differences that might become your cause of anxiety.
Few Indonesians are aware that many Chinese Indonesians were involved in the struggle for independence, or that ethnic Chinese naval commander John Lie played a key role in getting arms past the Dutch blockade to freedom fighters.
He has not officially assumed office, but president-elect Joko Widodo is already waging his first major political battle as allies and some members of his own party baulk at an unpopular plan to reduce fuel subsidies.
A bowl of mee bakso - beefball noodles - at Indonesian food chain Es Teler 77 in Singapore 10 years ago inspired Edy Ongkowijaya, a Nanyang Polytechnic graduate, to start his own food business in the Lion City.
Kalibanteng Dutch War Cemetery in Semarang, Indonesia, contains more than 3,100 graves, mostly civilians who perished during the Japanese occupation between 1942 and 1945, many of them women and children.
The company operates through segments, distribution, manufacturing, and support and services.
The company engages in the production and sale of poultry feed, poultry equipment and processed chicken, as well as provides day-old chicks.
Indonesia is bracing itself for a new era under Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, who will take office as the country's seventh president on Oct. 20. But so is Jakarta, with Jokowi's departure from City Hall paving the way to the governor's seat for his deputy Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama.
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Small banks operating in the country have revised down their loan growth target this year as the issue of limited cash supply poses a challenge for them to expand lending while still maintaining a healthy capital level.
The number of foreign domestic helpers in Singapore signing up for skills upgrading courses has jumped in the last three years.
In a bid to reform Indonesia's military-style intelligence system, the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle , the leader of a coalition of political parties that support president-elect Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, has been discussing plans to reform the National Intelligence Agency .
A casket containing the body of Michael Brown is wheeled out Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 12:57 pm
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