Singapore is moving toward uncharted territory by mulling a draft bill on transboundary haze pollution. The bill is a response to the haze problem allegedly caused by Indonesia’s forest fires.
Beyond expectations the final legislative candidates list included 37 percent women or about 74,000 from almost 200,000 across the nation.
Viewed from Los Angeles, tiny Ukraine seems much, much farther away and remote from our core national interests than, for example, gigantic Indonesia.
The International Organization of Securities Commission (IOSCO) announced through the Financial Services Authority (OJK) on Jan.
Indonesians are going to the polling stations twice this year to cast their votes in what essentially amounts to another exercise that fits the local proverb (and somewhat overused cliché): “Buy
Incumbent governors, mayors and legislators standing for reelection are probably envious of Surabaya Mayor Tri Rismaharini.
My wife says dogs are simple-minded, appetite-driven beasts which can be tamed with a strict system of treats and punishments. No, wait, that’s what she says about “husbands”.
“It is natural for a man to respond to a nagging female partner with violence.
Admit it. Most of us have done it. We see a nice picture, snippet of text or link to a video and share it because it relates in some way to our tastes, opinions or rebellious side.
The Indonesian government started 2014 with the much-hailed rollout of its national health insurance (JKN) and the promise that by 2019, all the country’s 250 million people will be covered by un
The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has warned the Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry of the hundreds of millions of US dollars in losses caused by the delay in the increase of royalty r
This week, the Jakarta Corruption Court began the trials of two high-profile corruption cases.
It is indeed heartening that during his two-day visit here, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif voiced his country’s concerns over the fate of Shiites here who face constant persecution
The recent explosion of an ammunition depot belonging to the Navy in Tanjung Priok, North Jakarta, should renew calls for strict obedience to safety rules.
The House of Representatives elected two Constitutional Court justices to complete the lineup of the nine guardians of the Constitution, but doubts linger over whether the new kids on the block wil
The carnage allegedly committed by terrorists of the Uighur minority at Kunming Railway Station in southwest China on Saturday night was a humiliating slap in the face of Chinese President Xi Jinpi
Governor Annas Maamun of Riau has appealed to all to stop the blame game revolving around this year’s forest fires and smog choking his residents.
The state-owned Deposit Insurance Corporation(LPS) has again invited bidders to acquire all shares of Bank Century (now Bank Mutiara), but continuing political controversy could sabotage the strate
The Ukraine conflict that erupted at the weekend is disturbing given the implications of whatever response the US decides to make against Russia’s decision to invade its weaker neighbor.
The General Elections Commission (KPU) is verifying the second round of campaign finance reports from all 12 political parties contesting the legislative election scheduled for April 9.