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3 hrs ago | Asia News Network

JAKARTA: Indonesia president irked by Wikleaks graft claim

President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and his predecessor Megawati Soekarnoputri expressed disappointment on Thursday over a report suggesting the two were implicated in a multinational graft case currently being heard in an Australian court, risking already strained Jakarta-Canberra ties.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Samoa News

New relationship with Indonesia...

Local Chamber of Commerce chairman David Robinson says American Samoa's newly established relationship with Indonesia is a significant step in the territory's expansion of its "economic horizons" in response to changing global economic conditions.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Indonesia backs heftier haze fines

The incoming president of Indonesia, Joko Widodo, is backing Singapore's plan to impose heftier fines against overseas polluters as long as sovereignty is respected, according to a Bloomberg report.

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The Star Online

Asia tourist boom fuels airport binge

Faced with snaking queues at immigration, overflowing baggage carousels and expensive flight delays, Asian nations are rushing to build hundreds of new airports to cope with surging demand for air travel in the region.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Scoop

NZ ministers asked to meet with visiting West Papu...

West Papua journalist and editor Victor Mambor with members of the West Papua Action Auckland and Pacific Media Centre during a visit to the PMC office in Auckland.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Asia News Network

CIREBON/BADUNG: SE Asia's biggest exodus peaks

The largest exodus in Southeast Asia began this week with millions of Indonesians travelling home, packing the roads, railroads, sea-lanes and the sky on various modes of transportation.

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ABC News

Subianto to challenge presidential result

MARK COLVIN: Last night he looked like a loser; tonight Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto looks like a sore loser.

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Suria

June was busiest month for Changi Airport

Changi Airport handled 4.65 million passengers in June, the highest number of passengers handled in a month this year.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Wall Street Journal

In Seoul, Go for the Last-Minute Massage Before Boarding

Ethiopian-born, Swiss-educated art dealer Rachel Lehmann spends half of the year on the road shuttling between her galleries in New York and Hong Kong.

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CFR.org

Hello Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, President of Indonesia

Joko "Jokowi" Widodo appears at a rally in Proklamasi Monument Park in Jakarta on July 9, 2014.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Millions In Indonesia To Travel Home To Celebrate Eid Fitri

Around 27.9 million people in Indonesia are expected to travel home to villages to celebrate the Islamic post fasting celebration of Eid Fitri, up seven per cent from last year, Indonesia's Antara news agency reported police as saying.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

CNN

Indonesia's Jokowi eyes Mideast involvement

Editor's note: Aaron L. Connelly is a research fellow in the East Asia Program at the Lowy Institute for International Policy in Sydney, Australia.

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Bloomberg

Indonesia Girds for Vote Result Risking Outflows: Southeast Asia

Indonesia 's election commission is in the final stages of the vote count in a presidential ballot where both candidates claim victory, as police prepare for possible street protests that may spur capital outflows.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Asia News Network

SURABAYA: Indonesian shipyard teams up with foreign firms to expand

State-owned shipyard PT PAL Indonesia plans to increase its production capacity by cooperating with foreign shipyards, including those in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, and Hong Kong.

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The Star Online

MH17 passengers and crew in memory

THE new Lonely Planet guide to Bali lying in the debris field where Malaysia Airlines MH17 rests in eastern Ukraine is one of the stark reminders of the brutality of the tragedy.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Stranger in Paradise

Banten-Belitung

About thirty years ago, while researching a book on Balinese architecture, I stumbled upon a late 19th century Dutch lithograph of a distinctly Balinese-looking temple on the banks of a broad river in the West Javanese regency of Banten.

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Wall Street Journal

A Glimpse of Lives Lost

Flight 17 included a Dutch senator, a renowned AIDS activist and a yachting enthusiast leading his three grandchildren home for the start of a new school semester.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Alleged people smuggler faces extradition

Iraq-born Maythem Radhi is sought by the Australian Government over the SIEV X boat which sank in 2001 with the deaths of an estimated 350 people on its way from Indonesia to Australia.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Stranger in Paradise

In the Shadow of the APEC Billboards

Yesterday, at the tooth-filing of a Balinese friend's children, one of the participants - a teenage boy with a barbed wire tattoo around his neck - chucked a major crossed arm 'narsis' on the ceremonial bed .

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Asia News Network

Indonesia: Indonesia Polls: Overseas votes swinging towards Jokowi

Indonesian voters overseas appeared to back presidential candidate Joko Widodo over rival Prabowo Subianto in larger numbers, figures released by Indonesian missions abroad this week showed.

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