The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Fri, 10/24/2014 8:48 AM
Acting Jakarta governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama said on
Thursday that after his inauguration as governor, he would not move into
the governor’s official residence in Menteng, Central Jakarta, but
would open it to the public.
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Fri, 10/24/2014 8:37 AM
A Nigerian and three Indonesians will likely face a maximum 20-year
prison sentence for money laundering under Article 8 of the 2010 Money
Laundering Law for conning a Russian company that suffered US$313,960 in
losses, according to the Jakarta Police.
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Thu, 10/23/2014 9:54 AM
Asido April Parlindungan Simangunsong was sentenced Wednesday at the
Depok District Court in West Java to 20 years in prison, including the
ongoing detention period, for murdering and stealing from 32-year-old
Dewanti A. Wardhani, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Thu, 10/23/2014 9:54 AM
While many locals in Jakarta use public transportation for their daily
activities, millions choose to commute using their private vehicles to
avoid inconveniences such as pickpockets, waiting in line and jostling
with other passengers.
Sita W. Dewi, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Thu, 10/23/2014 9:54 AM
Following President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s departure from City Hall and
with acting governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama’s inauguration as
governor imminent, all eyes are now on the position of deputy governor.
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Wed, 10/22/2014 8:59 AM
A police officer was stabbed on Monday evening by a drunk 19-year-old
man with a boar fang, while patrolling the presidential inauguration
celebration at the National Monument (Monas) compound in Central
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Tue, 10/21/2014 7:30 PM
The “People’s Party” festivities celebrating the inauguration of President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and Vice President Jusuf Kalla resulted in tons of garbage being left around the National Monument (Monas) complex.