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  1. Higher fuel prices expected to put Indonesia auto sales on slower pathRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | West Australian

    Indonesia's petrol-price hike could put the brakes on the speed at which consumers in Southeast Asia's biggest auto market buy cars and switch to four-wheels from two. President Joko Widodo last week cut subsidies and raised gasoline prices more than 30 percent to open the way for budget and other reforms.

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  2. Fuel price rise tests Widodo's promiseRead the original story

    25 min ago | West Australian

    ... it is more difficult to transport food, will face even higher price rises. Nevertheless, observers agree that Indonesia had no choice but to reduce the subsides that gobble up a huge chunk of the state budget, particularly at a time growth is ...

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  3. A day in the life of Tuas View dormRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Straits Times

    Thai national Winai Intatkawin , 39, tidying up a dormitory room he shares with other Thai workers. He works as a foreman in Pulau Bukom.

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  4. In praise of a global sacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    A worker at a state-owned Pertamina, the country's main retailer of subsidized fuel, holds a a hose at a petrol station in Jakarta Nov. 17. Indonesia's president raised the price of subsidized gasoline and diesel by more than 30 percent on Monday. Cue the applause.

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  5. Born in Indonesia, murdered in Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... her murder and that of another Indonesian woman, Seneng Mujiasih. It takes 10 hours to get to Cilacap by road from Indonesia's capital, Jakarta. We fly in to Yogyakarta, the closest big city, hoping the journey will be shorter - but it is still more ...

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  6. Thailand beats host Singapore 2-1 in Suzuki CupRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | USA Today

    Chaaryl Cappuis converted a penalty with two minutes remaining to give Thailand a 2-1 victory over host and defending champion Singapore on Sunday in their opening match of the Suzuki Cup. The result at the National Stadium was the first time Singapore has lost an opening match of Southeast Asia's premier soccer tournament in its last five editions.

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  7. World's Oldest Spice Bears Vietnam Modern Riches: Southeast AsiaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... FAO. Robusta futures prices jumped 23 percent this year in London trading. Through the centuries, India and Indonesia's Sumatra were the biggest pepper suppliers, said Marjorie Shaffer, author of "Pepper: A History of the World's Most Influential ...

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  8. Haryana DGP S N Vashist inspecting the bullet proof jacket which was...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Outlook

    ... Delhi. - Participants cheer and dance as they throw colored powder into the air during the Color Run in Jakarta, Indonesia. Dubbed "The Happiest 5k on the planet," the Color Run is a 5-kilometer fun run event that sees participants go through a few ...

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  9. Fuel price hike tests Widodo's poverty pledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... it is more difficult to transport food, will face even higher price rises. Nevertheless, observers agree that Indonesia had no choice but to reduce the subsidies that gobble up a huge chunk of the state budget, particularly at a time growth is ...

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  10. Hitachi to tap IT solutions, railway systems opportunities in AseanRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... solutions business. However, he said the company's ICT solutions business was now present in Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and Thailand, and was starting up in Vietnam. "There are many opportunities considering [being considered] by the company in ...

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  11. Asean-Australia ties at 40: rising strategic partnersRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... today. In recent years, asylum seekers have been the main issue poisoning ties with the grouping's largest member, Indonesia. Continued squabbling over the fate of these boat people further worsened relations and impeded regional efforts to help ...

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  12. AFF Suzuki Cup: Late penalty a heartbreaker for SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The result sends Thailand to the top of Group B with Singapore at the bottom. Singapore need to beat Myanmar on Wednesday to keep their hopes alive of defending the Suzuki Cup.

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  13. My Story on Lazada and E-Commerce in IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newley Purnell

    ... The piece also looks at the promise of e-commerce in the populous country. JAKARTA-Executives at Lazada Indonesia, a fast-growing e-commerce startup aiming to be the Amazon.com of Southeast Asia, faced a couple of unexpected challenges when they ...

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  14. Big ask for Malaysia to retain Axiata CupRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Star Online

    PETALING JAYA: It's not going to be easy for Malaysia to retain the US$1mil Axiata Cup. Firstly, all the eight teams Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore, Vietnam, the Philippines, Asia and Europe All Stars will play in a round-robin format, with the top four teams making the semi-finals.

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  15. Football: Late penalty condemns Singapore to 1-2 defeat against Thailand in AFF Suzuki Cup openerRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    The Lions' first match at the National Stadium has ended in defeat as Bernd Stange's men went down 1-2 to Thailand in the Asean Football Federation Suzuki Cup. The Thais opened the scoring in the ninth minute when right midfielder Mongkol Tossakrai swooped in at the far post to slam home a cross from the left in the ninth minute.

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  16. Myanmar holds Malaysia in Suzuki Cup clashRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Underdogs Myanmar held 10-man Malaysia to a goalless draw in a bad-tempered opening Suzuki Cup Group B match which was delayed by more than hour by heavy rain and thunderstorms. Malaysia midfielder Gary Steven Robbat was sent off for a second bookable offense in the 34th minute as Myanmar controlled possession but could not find the goal which would have given them a first win in the biennial tournament for Southeast Asia sides since 2008.

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  17. A young boy sells balloons outside the Jama Masjid in New Delhi.Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Outlook

    Participants cheer and dance as they throw colored powder into the air during the Color Run in Jakarta, Indonesia. Dubbed "The Happiest 5k on the planet," the Color Run is a 5-kilometer fun run event that sees participants go through a few "color stations" where they are doused with colored powder.

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  18. Over 400 receive National Day awards on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Prominent local entrepreneur Chua Thian Poh received the top award - The Distinguished Service Order - for his longstanding contributions to the community. President Tony Tan Keng Yam presents the top award - The Distinguished Service Order - to prominent local entrepreneur Chua Thian Poh.

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  19. Malaysia held in Suzuki Cup openerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Malaysia's S. Kunalan being tackled by a Myanmar player in their Suzuki Cup Group B opening match at the Jalan Besar Stadium on Sunday. - EPA SINGAPORE: Ten-man Malaysia had to settle with a point after they were held to a goalless draw by Myanmar in their AFF Suzuki Cup Group B opener at the Jalan Besar Stadium in Singapore.

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  20. Son does Wan big turnaround for HK Open titleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Star Online

    After his first round exit at last week's China Open, he made a 180-degree turn to beat world champion Chen Long 21-19, 21-16 in the final of the Hong Kong Open on Sunday. Not only did he win his first title of the year, it was also sweet revenge for the 26-year-old Korean, who had lost twice to Chen Long this year, including the final of the Denmark Open last month.

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