Speaking of advanced manufacturing, what usually crosses one's mind is Germany, Japan or the United States but never India. There will soon be a shift in direction as GE has invested US$200 million in a 'brilliant factory' that can produce various products, from jet engine spare parts to locomotive components. They are all to be manufactured for four different GE business units under one roof.
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has expressed hopes that Muhammadiyah, the second-largest Islamic organization in Indonesia, can take up forward-looking religious activities to become an engine of reform in the country.
A daughter of Indonesia's founding president has defended honouring North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un with an award for statesmanship, dismissing criticisms of his human rights record as "Western propaganda".
Central Statistics Agency (BPS) head Suryamin said on Monday that food commodities and transportation tariffs had been key contributors to July’s inflation, recorded at 0.93 percent.
Hillary Rodham Clinton is spending $2 million airing the first television ads of her presidential race in the early voting states of Iowa and New Hampshire.