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  1. RRI Completes DRM Trial, WorkshopRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Radio World

    The Digital Radio Mondiale Consortium and Radio Republik Indonesia, Indonesia's public broadcaster, held a DRM30 digital radio trial and workshop in Jakarta from March 24-27. The first day featured technical presentations that were followed up with a medium wave trial the next day at the Bogor station, 60 kilometers south of Jakarta.


  2. JAKARTA is a relentless city.Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Warrington Guardian

    And now Garuda Indonesia, the country's national airline, is flying there direct from London , it's a city open to more visitors than ever before. Conservative estimates suggest an hour, although my journey takes more like three hours.


  3. S. Korea to create task force for indigenous fighter projectRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Korea Herald

    ... Korea with sensitive and sophisticated technologies, partly because the aircraft will be developed jointly with Indonesia. In September last year, South Korea signed an agreement with the U.S. to receive key fighter technologies from 17 sectors in ...


  4. Singapore businessman Sukamto Sia to pay $132 million in damages to Indonesian billionaireRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Straits Times

    The High Court has awarded more than $132 million in damages to Indonesian billionaire Low Tuck Kwong for a defamation case he brought against Singapore businessman Sukamto Sia. High Court Justice Belinda Ang, at a hearing on Tuesday to assess damages, also awarded $280,000 to Mr Low for injury to his reputation after Mr Sia sent letters to the Jakarta stock exchange, among others, containing false claims.


  5. O U U O U O U...O O O Oa O O Uoe O U Uso U Uoe Uoeo O O O U O O ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Al Bawaba

    ... Manager and Bookrunner on several benchmark Sukuk issuances in 2014 including US$ 1.5bn Sukuk for the Republic of Indonesia, US$ 500mn Sukuk for flydubai, US$ 700mn Sukuk for DIFC Investments, US$500mn Sukuk for Goldman Sachs, USD 500mn Tier 1 Sukuk ...


  6. Bali Nine: One Last Chance for Australian Convicts Chan & Sukumaran, Court Decides on April 6Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | International Business Times

    ... transferred on Wednesday from a Bali prison to an island for execution along with other foreigners, underlining Indonesia's determination to use the death penalty despite international criticism. The planned executions of Myuran Sukumaran, 33, and ...


  7. SE Asia Stocks-Most retreat; tourism shares lift Thai indexRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... with retail investors selling after a rally on Tuesday to a record high. Data released early on Wednesday showed Indonesia's annual inflation rate in March increased slightly to 6.38 percent, close to the projection in a Reuters poll. In Bangkok, ...


  8. Indonesian court to rule Monday on death row Australians' appealRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... of the so-called "Bali Nine" trafficking gang, were sentenced to death in 2006 for trying to smuggle heroin out of Indonesia. They recently had pleas for clemency, typically a last chance to avoid the firing squad, rejected by Indonesian President ...


  9. Emerging markets stocks head for a rallyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    ... weigh on sentiment, he said. Dubai's DFM General index climbed 1.2 percent, paced by gains in Emaar Properties. Indonesia's Jakarta Composite index headed for the sharpest advance since March 6 as Bank Central Asia and Bank Mandiri rose to records. ...


  10. Weak demand in Asia calls for more stimulusRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | HawaiiNews

    ... weak demand, some countries like China are increasingly worried about deflation taking root. Factory activity in Indonesia - the biggest economy in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) - contracted for the sixth straight month as ...


  11. Setting benchmarks in creative design at Maison&Objet AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Star Online

    The Hugu Original is a hand-knitted, fluffy bear filled with sheep's wool, in which you can record a personal message or song, making for a very huggable personalised gift. Engaging keynote addresses, award-winning young designers, and fine home living and lifestyle products formed the DNA of Maison&Objet Asia 2015 in Singapore last month.


  12. Fitch Affirms Lippo Karawaci at 'BB-'/'A+(idn)'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... capex Positive rating action is not anticipated due to the geographical concentration of Lippo's businesses in Indonesia and the company's smaller scale in relation to international peers. The full list of rating actions is as follows: Long-Term ...


  13. No plans for the long weekend? Check out our recommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    It's a long weekend this week, thanks to the Good Friday holiday. If you're wondering what you can do around town, check out these options.


  14. Indonesia to extend ban on forest clearing -govt officialRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... By continuing to browse our site, you are giving your consent for us to set cookies. JAKARTA, April 1 (Reuters) - Indonesia, home to the world's third-largest tropical forests and a powerful palm oil industry, will extend a ban on forest clearing, a ...


  15. No booze after 10.30pm: Singapore clamps down on late-night public drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Riot policemen stand guard near a burning vehicle during a riot Singapore's Little India district on December 8, 2013. Photo: Reuters Singapore today began imposing a new law to curb late-night drinking in public places in a move aimed at averting public disorder caused by drunkenness.


  16. JAKARTA: Indonesia govt unblocks radical websitesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Responding to public outcry accusing the government of infringing free speech rights, the communications and information ministry reopened on Tuesday access to 22 websites the National Counterterrorism Agency had condemned for promoting radicalism in the country. The government decided to block the websites following the circulation of web-based Islamic State movement propaganda that authorities believed was helping IS recruit support in the country.


  17. Candlelight vigil attracts 60 for former Burlington resident on trialRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Family and friends of former Burlington resident Neil Bantleman held a candlelight vigil at the Burlington Lawn Bowling Club on March 30. About 60 people turned out to show their support for the family. Neil Bantleman has been jailed in Indonesia since May 2014 and a verdict in his sex abuse case is expected April 2 in Jakarta.


  18. Bali nine pair Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran pin hopes on...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Age

    ... the two men are among 10 drug felons who have been told they will be killed in the second round of executions in Indonesia this year. Lawyers for the Australians have launched legal action in the Administrative Court, arguing the President did not ...


  19. Science Centre Singapore lowers admission feesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    "The lower admission fees is our way of giving back to the community," said Singapore Science Centre Chief Executive Lim Tit Meng. Education Minister Heng Swee Keat at Early Childhood Development Agency's President's Challenge Project "Start Small Dream Big".


  20. JAKARTA: Indonesia holds military drills in terrorist hotbedRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    ... chief Moeldoko said is a warning to sympathisers of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). These include Indonesia's most-wanted terrorist Santoso and his militants, who have pledged allegiance to the ISIS and are believed to be hiding in Poso. ...