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City 04:41 pm
Jakarta gets Rp 6 billion from illegal parking fines
Jakarta has collected roughly Rp 6 billion (US$500,000) in fines from vehicles parked illegally arou...
Indonesia to organize upcoming Europalia cultural festival
Indonesia is proud to be the organizer of the upcoming Europalia arts and cultural festival, which w...
World 04:24 pm
Fishermen, including from Indonesia, 'kept like slaves' in Taiwan
A group of foreign fishermen in Taiwan were locked in tiny windowless rooms around the clock to stop...
National 04:13 pm
19 Jambi pilgrims die of 'natural causes' during haj
A total of 19 haj pilgrims from Jambi have passed away during their pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabi...
EDITORIAL: Death of free speech
We condemn the police for failing to protect our hardwon freedom of speech, with lame excuses that t...
KPK checks Setya's health, may seek second opinion
House of Representatives Speaker and Golkar Party chairman Setya Novanto skipped two major events on...
Jakarta to relocate 3,000 trees for sidewalk expansion
The Jakarta administration is set to take down office building fences and relocate 3,000 trees plant...
Business 04:12 pm
'State banks won’t charge 'top-up fees' to customers'
The Association of State-Owned Banks (Himbara) has stated that it will not charge additional fe...
Entertainment 04:10 pm
Agency to host pitching, financing forum for Indonesian film projects
The Creative Economy Agency (Bekraf) is set to hold the first film pitching and financing forum for ...
News 04:02 pm
Government deregulates several policies for foreign cruise ships
The government has come up with easier regulations for cruise ships and yachts that wish to ent...
Politics 03:35 pm
House meeting with Jokowi would trigger public suspicion: Deputy speaker
House of Representatives Deputy Speaker Taufik Kurniawan said a consultation meeting between lawmake...
City 03:33 pm
Traffic violators in South Tangerang to be reprimanded by talking cameras
The South Tangerang Transportation Agency is operating the Area Traffic Center System (ATCS), which ...
News 03:10 pm
Banyuwangi to hold International Tour de Banyuwangi Ijen cycling competition
The ITdBI has been recognized by Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) as one of the seven best c...
News 02:09 pm
Soekarno–Hatta International Airport Skytrain is officially launched
The Skytrain currently serves passengers who wish to travel from Terminal 3 to Terminal 2, and vice ...
Business 01:56 pm
Toys ‘R’ Us seeks bankruptcy, crushed by online competition
Toys “R” Us filed for bankruptcy as the retailer, loaded with debt in a buyout more than...
Business 01:42 pm
Government prepares Rp 94.53t in energy subsidies for next year
The government will allocate Rp 94.53 trillion (US$7.12 billion) in 2018 for energy subsidies in the...
Suu Kyi says Myanmar ready to take back Rohingya refugees
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi reached out to the global community Tuesday in a broad appeal for su...
News 01:01 pm
NTB to host 3rd Multilateral Naval Exercise Komodo event in 2018
Activities at MNEK 2018 mostly consist of pieces of training on disaster handling to combating ...
Entertainment 12:42 pm
Linkin Park grieves for late singer with concert, video
Rockers Linkin Park on Monday announced a concert to mourn singer Chester Bennington following his s...
Entertainment 12:02 pm
Get in formation: Punk band slips onto Beyonce vinyl
Beyonce has become increasingly experimental, but this sounded a bit much: some fans who bought viny...
World 11:40 am
Category-5 Maria makes landfall in 'potentially catastrophic' hurricane
Hurricane Maria strengthened into a "potentially catastrophic" Category Five storm as it b...
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- Experts warn government against complacency in tackling forest fires
- Jakarta-Cikarang commuter line to begin operation in October
- Jakarta collects Rp 120 million in fines from illegal tree-cutting
- BI criticized for burdening consumers with e-money top-up costs
- Indonesia to organize upcoming Europalia cultural festival
- Elisabeth Moss, a Scientologist, wins Emmy for depicting cult
- Government advised to increase ceiling on import taxes
- Minister Susi to sink 100 more fishing boats this year
- Matahari closes two outlets in Jakarta
- Anti-communists besiege, attack office of YLBHI