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Just weeks before Joko Widodo takes office, a ham-fisted attempt by the state energy firm to tackle huge fuel subsidies has sparked panic buying and highlighted the most pressing economic issue confronting Indonesia's next president.
UN High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations, Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser , addresses the opening of the Sixth Global Forum of the Alliance in Bali, Indonesia.
Indonesia's president will not intervene in the case of two Australian men on death row, and his office says improved relations between Canberra and Jakarta will have no bearing on their fate.
Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and United Nations secretary-general Ban Ki-moon held talks on the latest developments in Gaza on Thursday.
Dr Yudhoyono, who steps down in October after a decade in power, said it's not a conducive time to raise prices, a report on Tempo's website quoted Mr Joko as saying on Thursday after a meeting between the two in Bali the day before.
"As president, Widodo should reverse the failings of the previous administration by giving priority to the human rights problems that have gotten worse over the past decade.
Representatives from 114 countries, 25 international organisations, the private sector and civil society are set to gather on Friday and Saturday at the sixth United Nations Alliance for Civilisation global forum in Nusa Dua, Bali, to exchange ideas about advancing mutual interests across religions and cultures that can help reduce tensions ... (more)
Commissioner Jose "Pepe" Diaz dances with Ileana Quevedo, employee of IKEA during the opening ceremony of IKEA in Sweetwater on Wednesday.
Human rights activists called on police on Wednesday to investigate the death of the Sorong Raya West Papua National Committee chairman Marthinus Yohame.
Indonesia's President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, right, greets President-elect Joko Widodo during their meeting in Bali, Aug. 27, 2014.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 27 -- Organisation of Islamic Cooperation secretary-general Iyad Ameen Madani began an official visit to Indonesia Wednesday to review relations between the OIC and Indonesia.
Security officials from the National Defence Forces and National Police have secured the Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center where President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and President-elect Joko "Jokowi" Widodo will meet on Wednesday.
The establishment of the Asean Economic Community should be viewed as a transformation of Asean's connectivity through the widespread use of information and communication technologies as prescribed by the Asean ICT Master Plan of 2015 and its slogan: "We go higher when we are connected."
Indonesian shares extended losses to an over-one-week low on Tuesday as investors weighed in the risk of changes to the government's fuel subsidy, while profit-taking pulled the Thai benchmark off the previous session's highs.
President-elect Joko Widodo has proposed policies to promote import substitution, a strategy aimed at reducing the need for imports by switching to home-grown commodities, industries and technologies.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 01:33 am
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