A key reason why Indonesia has so far failed to live up to the high expectations of its founding fathers and its undoubted enormous potential is the malign and pervasive power of vested interests a
Natural resource management at the landscape level should be managed on a watershed area boundary basis.
Muslims in Indonesia and beyond will celebrate the happy day of Idul Fitri after a month of fasting during Ramadhan.
True to form, the US military has come up with yet another set of buzzwords to define the current policy confusion that confronts the situation facing American forces assigned to trouble spots arou
Jokowi needs to step upThe election is over and Indonesia’s people have spoken. They have chosen a small-town businessman over the elite as their next president.
The election is over and Indonesia’s people have spoken. They have chosen a small-town businessman over the elite as their next president.
The 2014 presidential election has gone down in Indonesian history as one of the most riveting political contests we have had since independence.
Financial markets will be watching the new administration’s early decision on the matter of energy subsidies — failure to tackle the issue forthrightly will result in a loss of confidence.
Would Penang hawker food taste “authentic” only if it’s cooked by locals?
The official result of the July 9 presidential election is out, but Indonesians and Indonesia-watchers will have to wait another three days to see whether it will hold amid signs of uncertainty wit
Indonesian Muslims will celebrate Idul Fitri, the end of Ramadhan, starting Monday.
The complete unstatesmanlike attitude of the losing presidential candidate, Prabowo Subianto, in stubbornly refusing to accept the final election result tallied by the General Elections Commission
Prabowo’s choiceWhen, on Tuesday, the people of Indonesia should have been cherishing the end of a prolonged national divide and moving on to extend olive branches to each other, losing presidential candidate Prab
When, on Tuesday, the people of Indonesia should have been cherishing the end of a prolonged national divide and moving on to extend olive branches to each other, losing presidential candidate Prab
This Latin phrase, translated as “the voice of the people is the voice of God,” in an Indonesian context simply means that the nation has decided to entrust Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and Jusuf K
The World Bank’s (WB) second quarter (Q2) report on the Indonesian economy, released on the eve of the General Elections Commission’s (KPU) announcement of the official results of the president
An odd tradition evolving in the last few decades, as Indonesia modernizes, is the annual exodus from cities to rural areas each time the nation’s Muslims mark the end of Ramadhan.
Indonesia will have a new leader in the next two days, when the General Elections Commission (KPU) announces the results of its vote count in the July 9 presidential election.
The plan to build a giant seawall and 17 manmade islands in northern Jakarta could be seen as a breakthrough in an effort to revamp the ugly look of the city’s coastal areas.
The Jakarta Corruption Court’s decision on Wednesday to sentence Budi Mulya, a former deputy governor of Bank Indonesia (BI), to 10 years in prison for his involvement in the November 2008 Financ