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Jakarta to develop first waste-to-energy plant in Sunter

As a follow up to the central government’s plan to develop waste-based power plants in seven large cities, the Jakarta city administration will soon realize its long-held ambition of having…

US deploys more Patriot missiles in South Korea

The United States temporarily deployed an additional Patriot missile battery in South Korea in response to North Korea's nuclear test and a long-range rocket launch, ahead of talks next week…

EU is poised to restrict passport-free travel

Documents seen by The Associated Press show that European Union countries are poised to restrict passport-free travel by invoking an emergency rule for two years due to the migration crisis.

Imports drop, current-account deficit narrows in 2015

Bank Indonesia (BI) reported a current-account deficit (CAD) of US$17.8 billion in 2015, lower than the 2014 level of $27.5 billion, a result of an overwhelming drop in imports amid…