As the Indonesian proverb goes: “Where there is sugar, there are ants”.
The growing enthusiasm for batik fashion in recent years has marked the reemergence of the Indonesian batik industry.
Earlier this year a senior group of Indonesian academics visited Monash University’s Clayton campus in Melbourne’s east.
On Oct. 2-3 Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit Indonesia, the first stop on his maiden Southeast Asia tour that will also take him to Malaysia and the APEC Summit in Bali.
Harrison Ford fired harsh questions at Forestry Minister Zulkifli Hasan. The verbal barrage managed to upset the chief steward of Indonesia’s vast tract of tropical rainforests.
The Odd Couple was a 1968 classic comedy film starring Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau who played Felix and Oscar: two men with clashing personalities living together in a Manhattan apartment.
When we were young, we yearned for top scores in our favourite subjects and to be top of the class. When people start their own companies, they want to get ahead of their peers.
Is our society structured to condone abuse when it’s meted out by somebody of higher social status?
Everybody in the world seems to support justice and the rule of law, and actions to stop the terrorists and anything within this framework is acceptable.
The government has asked British business leaders, who accompanied UK’s Prime Minister David Cameroon during his visit to Indonesia last week, to invest in geothermal power development in the cou
Editorial: Jakarta drying outPeople in Jakarta, like those in other parts of the country, have begun to feel the effect of the ongoing drought.
People in Jakarta, like those in other parts of the country, have begun to feel the effect of the ongoing drought.
The nation’s largest Muslim organizations, Nahdlatul Ulama (NU) and Muhammadiyah, will soon hold their national congresses, with both slated to be opened by President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo.
The naming on Tuesday by the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) of North Sumatra Governor Gatot Pujo Nugroho and his wife Evi Susanti as suspects in a bribery case involving two Medan State Ad
With the dry season returning, Indonesia is again doing the routine job of putting out forest and land fires in Sumatra and Kalimantan and defending itself from a barrage of complaints from the peo
Even though asset declaration is by law compulsory for all candidates who will contest the direct elections for nine provincial governors, 224 regents and 36 mayors on Dec.
Consumers and businesses are in a subdued mood, as the rupiah seems to have been debased steadily by hidden forces over the past few months.
Editorial: We can’t stop urbanizationDespite its manifold and complex problems, Jakarta remains a destination city for many Indonesians, as attested to by the recent arrival of tens of thousands of newcomers following the Idul Fitri h
Despite its manifold and complex problems, Jakarta remains a destination city for many Indonesians, as attested to by the recent arrival of tens of thousands of newcomers following the Idul Fitri h