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If Ignasius Jonan, the youthful boss of the state-owned Kereta API national railway, has his way, Indonesia will soon see the rebirth of the golden age of rail, with trains replacing many of the trucks carrying freight across populous Java.
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THE DEPARTMENT of Agriculture sent an additional shipment of rice to Hong Kong last Wednesday, it posted on its Web site this week.
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China's HSBC Flash manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index fel l to 49.6 in May, a sign that manufacturing activity is slowing.
Its been an exciting month: On the 21st of July, 100 tanks rolled into Independence Square in Central Jakarta, their nozzles pointed at the president's karaoke lounge as President Gus Dur sang along with Janis Joplin.
Standard Chartered is "very positive about Asean as a whole," Sands, 51, said in an interview, referring to the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations .
Children attend a training session of the Bogor government soccer school at Pajajaran stadium in Bogor March 10, 2013.
U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with Myanmar's President Thein Sein in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington on May 20, 2013.
The U.S. is expressing concern over increased attacks on religious minorities in Indonesia, but human rights groups accuse Washington of downplaying the problem as it looks to forge stronger relations with Jakarta.
Indonesia's energy regulator says the country's oil production target next year is too optimistic, and wants it scaled back between roughly 4 percent and 8 percent, domestic media reported on Thursday.
Whether in Oklahoma or Dhaka, emergencies test the fabric of the community and attest to the importance of citizen engagement.
Leading boutique Asian hotelier Alila Hotels & Resorts will more than double its portfolio of boutique hotels and resorts by 2015, with ambitious plans to add up to 10 new properties in the next two years.
Garuda Indonesia commenced operations on two domestic routes last week, as it connected its Jakarta base with Bengkulu on the west coast of Sumatra, and Tanjung Pinang , the second-largest city of the Indonesian Riau Islands located 40 kilometres off the Singaporean shore.
Batik Air , the latest start-up from Indonesia's Lion Air , continues to build up its network from Jakarta , as it launched two domestic routes on 15 and 16 May.
Last month I travelled around Jakarta with a troupe of classical javanese dancers and a gang of groupies, all hoping to help conserve the capitol's last Wayang Wong classical Javanese Dance theatre - the Bharata Purwa, on the road to Ancol.
There are few things more sacred to the Malay culture than the corner tea-stall, or warung .
My best friend was sexually harassed by his acupuncturist in Kuta last month. In the same week, I was almost denied entry due to my over-ample girth into the CAT scan at the 'Glimmer of Hope' Hospital in Denpasar.