Most people who read this headline might raise their eyebrows and wonder if they are really reading what they are reading.
The director general of taxation’s (DGT) authority to issue tax assessments is enshrined side by side in the Tax Administration Law (TAL) with taxpayers’ rights to determine, settle and report
A few weeks before world leaders gathered at the Asia-Europe Meeting in Vientiane earlier this month to pledge a “strong rejection of protectionism”, a much smaller forum was held in Jakarta.
Indonesia has been active in oil and gas for more than 125 years and is a significant player in the industry. Oil and gas is a vital part of the Indonesia economy.
Indonesia was not on US President Barack Obama’s Southeast Asian itinerary as he made his first trip abroad since winning reelection.
The vast majority of Palestinians right now, as far as I can tell, are engaged in Gandhian nonviolent resistance. (Rachel Corrie, 2003; 2008)
As a major oil and gas producer and a heavyweight in mining, Indonesia knows the many challenges that come with managing its wealth of natural resources.
In commemorating its centennial anniversary November this year, Muhammadiyah, the second largest Islamic organization in Indonesia, is organizing an International Research Conference on Muhammadiya
His majesty the king father of Cambodia Sihanouk died in Beijing on Oct. 15, two weeks short of his 90th birthday.
As the “waking dragon” of China, a rapidly growing economy of 1.4 billion people living in a developing state, transforms into the world’s largest economy, its amazing economic growth will co
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo aims to achieve what has eluded past leaders, including Soeharto who ruled for more than three decades with an iron fist.
The description of the House of Representatives by late president Abdurrahman “Gus Dur” Wahid is still fresh in people’s minds — a “kindergarten”, he called the rowdy legislature during
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s appointment of Sudirman Said, an anticorruption activist and good-governance champion, as energy and mineral resources minister only reaffirms his priority to
This was one of the less serious reactions to the announcement of the new Cabinet.
Appointments to the Cabinet certainly should take both professional and political considerations into account to establish a highly competent working team with strong political foundations.
This week we began to become attuned to having a leader who looks petite compared with the more presidential stature of his predecessor, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
On his second day in office, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo received a “gift” from the UN, said Desra Percaya, Indonesia’s permanent representative to the UN.
It is the economic team within the Cabinet that President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo is to announce tomorrow or Friday that will certainly attract the most attention from the public because it is eco
We apparently must wait another day before learning who will form the working team that will assist President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo in implementing his vision and the mission of his government d
Millions of Indonesians in Jakarta and across the country held a merry festival to welcome their new President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and Vice President Jusuf Kalla.