The recent Financial Times article, “Indonesia to terminate more than 60 bilateral investment treaties” published on March 26, on Indonesia’s plan to review its bilateral investment treaties
Few would dispute that the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have set countries on the road towards measurable improvements in health and social welfare.
The elite in Indonesia uttered deceptive statements related to the 2014 legislative election.
Besides focusing on controlling inflation within its target corridor, Bank Indonesia’s (BI) monetary policy direction in 2014 will continue to concentrate on bringing the current-account deficit
These would seem like the best of times for the grocery business in emerging Asia.
Peace and cooperation, both pronounced as He in Chinese, are the two principles and codes of conduct deeply rooted in the tradition of the Chinese culture.
My professor, who is a law teacher, defines sexual harassment as a physical activity, which is devoid of sex.
The article “Vote-buying puts democracy at risk” in this newspaper on Sunday portrays a human tragedy in the face of a tragic political failure.
Expanding and deepening a “convergence of interests” and building “communities of interests” are an all-directional strategic concepts. In other words, they are by no means exclusive.
The Security Council has approved my proposal to deploy a United Nations peacekeeping mission to the Central African Republic (CAR) — opening the way for 10,000 troops and almost 2,000 police to
The political noise and employee revolt against the planned acquisition by state-owned Bank Mandiri of Bank Tabungan Negara (BTN), the smallest of the four state banks, once again shows how difficu
United States President Barack Obama’s total failure to stop Russian President Vladimir Putin annexing Crimea from Ukraine will haunt his tour of four Asian countries this week, described by the
Youth and Sports Minister Roy Suryo Notodiprojo was apparently not thinking clearly before addressing the media on Sunday when he stated that Indonesia was ready to replace Vietnam as host of the 2
We greatly commend the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) for its courage in naming Hadi Poernomo, who had long been considered an “untouchable”, a suspect related to the abuse of power he
The persecution of minority groups, including Shia followers, is becoming more blatant despite the nation being globally acknowledged as the third largest democracy in the world.
The trauma experienced by an abused child is unimaginable.
A senior official at the Education Ministry revealed on Friday that Education and Culture Minister Mohammad Nuh would sign a decree on the temporary closure of the Jakarta International School’s
The National Police (Polri) have deployed tens of thousands of well-equipped personnel across the country to safeguard the celebration of Easter from Thursday through Sunday.
Ridiculous,” or “It would never happen here,” would be the reaction of many Indonesians, if not most, when they read Reuters’ report about the decision of the premier of Australia’s New S
It is just a basic instinct that parents will protect their children, even when they have grown up and left home. Sociologists have found the protection mechanism even extends to relatives.