On Aug. 10, the Turkish people directly elected their head of state for the first time.
Much has been said in recent years about the Asian Century, of Australia being poised to prosper from Asia. Our geography has divined our twenty-first century destiny.
Although the government has shown strong commitment to reducing child mortality by 40 percent over the last decade, the nation’s child mortality rate remains high.
Ebola is still a threat to Indonesia despite the location of the current outbreak being in west Africa.
Members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have a serious problem in their backyard.
There has, then, been an Asianization of Australia, and it has been part of multiculturalism’s emphatic success.
Despite constraints, reforms alive and well at the Foreign MinistryThe Foreign Ministry is always open to constructive criticism to enhance its performance and to addresses any shortcomings. We welcome views from people from all walks of life.
The Foreign Ministry is always open to constructive criticism to enhance its performance and to addresses any shortcomings. We welcome views from people from all walks of life.
Not long ago, Asians suffered weak governments.
This year’s presidential campaign was perhaps the most interesting and most dynamic ever seen in Indonesia.
The humane approach of Mampang Prapatan district chief Fidiyah Rokhim in resettling squatters living along the Mampang River will hopefully be seen as one of the best-preserved legacies of presiden
It will likely be just a matter of days before most of Prabowo Subianto’s supporters completely abandon him after his failure to embarrass Indonesia in front of the international community with h
There are at least two pieces of good news from the proposed Rp 2.02 quadrillion (US$172 billion) state budget for the 2015 fiscal year beginning in January.
Fed up with undue government intervention and pressure from corrupt politicians and a politically well-connected oil import and export cabal, Karen Agustiawan, chief executive officer of state-owne
At the end of their terms, a number of House of Representatives lawmakers have had to face the music at the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) over allegation of fraud in the organization of t
The annual Aug.
Instead of focusing on improving public transportation, the Jakarta administration has finally decided to go ahead with its plan to construct six inner-city toll roads next year, which is definitel
Finance Minister Chatib Basri of the outgoing government of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono confirmed on Tuesday that the draft 2015 state budget to be proposed to the House of Representatives (
In the months leading up to the new government administration, does Indonesia hope to improve the management of its religion-and-state affairs?
Hosting an international sporting event like the Asian Games is a dream of every city and nation on the continent, not only because of the fame and global media coverage that will follow but also b