IS setting up base in Philippines
Gatot Nurmantyo - JP/Wendra AjistyatamaThe Islamic State (IS) group’s attempt to create a fully pled...
Police wary of security trouble in Ahok trial
Checkered past: Plaid shirts, which are the iconic emblem of Jakarta gubernatorial candidate pair Ba...
Govt demands MK settles religious column plight
No tolerance: Supporters of Muslim organizations rally against the holding of a Mass at Sasana Buday...
Indonesia can’t afford to let up against spirited Vietnam
Despite holding an advantage from a 2-1 win at Pekansari Stadium, Bogor, last week, the Indonesia na...
Dahlan blamed for asset sales
In the hot seat: Former state-owned enterprises minister Dahlan Iskan listens to his team of lawyers...
Govt ready to sue PTTEP over Montara oil spill
The government is planning to take Thailand-based oil producer PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP...
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo (center) inspects confiscated narcotics, accompanied by the National ...
Support grows for conservation farming
Aiming to help reduce negative impacts of climate change as well as to improve the life of smallhold...
National scene: TV stations ‘lacking balance, independence’
The Indonesian Broadcasting Commission (KPI) has called on television stations to improve their news...
Greater Jakarta: City budget disbursement remains slow
A month before the end of the fiscal year, the Jakarta administration has only spent 62 percent of t...
Greater Jakarta: Dozens of trees felled in Thousand Islands
Officials from the Thousand Islands Infrastructure and Public Facility Maintenance (PPSU) Agency hav...
Greater Jakarta: MRT project 60 percent complete
PT MRT Jakarta has reported that, as of Nov
Greater Jakarta: Billboards on footbridges taken down
Jakarta Transportation Agency officials have removed dozens of billboards from footbridges around Ja...
Construction of city apartments to resume
Loft life: Several residents stand near a motorcycle parking area at the Cakung Barat low-cost apart...
Travelers turn to Instagram for budget trips, new friends
“The first time I took a group vacation about three years ago, I thought it wouldn’t be exciting as ...
More Chinese buses to hit streets, despite incidents
Although city-owned bus operator PT Transportasi Jakarta (Transjakarta) no longer supports the purch...
A motorcycle passes by several unmaintained vertical gardens in the Tugu Tani area, Central Jakarta,...
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Island focus: ‘Kaltim Post’ journalist stabbed
Dwi Restu, a journalist of Balikpapan-based newspaper Kaltim Post, was found on Monday lying in his ...
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Island focus: Violence against women and children soars
The number of cases of violence against women and children in Central Sulawesi this year had reached...
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Island focus: Illegal bottled alcoholic drinks destroyed
Officials from the Jambi Customs Office destroyed 2,772 bottles of illegal alcoholic drinks in Jambi...
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Island focus: Christmas service canceled due to protest
The Reformed Injili Indonesia Church in Bandung canceled a Christmas service at the Sasana Budaya Ga...
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Rescue center turns into home for wild fauna
Caged bird: A cockatoo from Maluku is kept in a cage in the Tasikoki Animal Rescue Center (PPS) in K...
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US, UN begin Rohingya resettlement process
The United Nations body and the United States representatives in Indonesia have interviewed Rohingya...
Tapping municipal bonds
Bank Indonesia has encouraged regional administrations to tap municipal bond financing in a concerte...
As Trump pivots US from Asia, will China fill void?
With the United States under President-elect Trump turning inward and abandoning the Asia-Pacific re...
Indonesian actor Vicky Notonegoro (left to right), Maserati brand ambassador Mario Lawalata, Maserat...
Share the joy
Workers decorate Santa Claus statues in Denpasar, Bali, on Monday, weeks ahead of the Christmas holi...
A barista starts the cooling process of newly roasted coffee at a cafe in Bandung on Monday
Bank Mandiri eyes more disabled employees
Equal opportunity: Julian Sulistianto works at his desk in Bank Mandiri’s call center unit
EU asked to reject all illegal timber after SVLK acceptance
Having secured recognition of legal timber production by the European Union (EU), Indonesia has dema...
Govt warns of harsh sanctions for those avoiding amnesty
The government has warned of harsh punishments for tax evaders who are turning down the opportunity ...
MAG sets moderate target post-Fairfax buy
Publicly listed general insurer Asuransi Multi Artha Guna (MAG) is expecting moderate net premium in...
Natuna Islands need technology breakthrough
Indonesia is lacking proper technologies and is unwilling to take a risk to develop its own marginal...
Govt gears up for busy roads, skies and seas
Anticipating a massive wave of travelers in the Christmas and New Year season, the government has pr...
ANALYSIS: Banking industry remains challenging in 2017
The banking industry in Indonesia is still in a very tough condition
Farmers to enjoy micro loan boon next year
Indonesian farmers can expect to find a micro-credit program specifically designed to fulfill their ...
Dollar no longer relevant benchmark for Indonesia, Jokowi says
The US dollar is no longer an accurate benchmark for the rupiah because the country now has “more re...
Gross-split scheme still bone of contention
The government has yet to bring the House of Representatives to terms over its plan to replace the c...
RCEP talks speed up amid TPP failure
NOT FOR US: Protesters under the umbrella of the Indonesian People Coalition for Economic Justice ra...
Questioning perceptions of corruption
A response to WRI: Combating illegal logging with SVLK
The article by Dewi Tresya from the World Resources Institute (WRI) published in The Jakarta Post on...
Fez Rebels, Challengers, Metro Indians and PHM Jaguar register wins
In the first Division 2, 35 over game played this Sunday, Fez Rebels CC comfortably beat an under-st...
Parahita, Baiq joint leaders at JAPFA chess
Indonesian women’s players Parahita Milyena Legowo and Baiq Vina Lestari put in an impressive perfor...
Vietnamese tour guides learn Indonesian
Vietnam’s tour guides are learning Indonesian while its chefs are learning to cook halal Indonesian ...
Japan closes year of uncertainty with well wishes for Emperor Akihito
Long live the emperor: Vice President Jusuf Kalla (left) proposes a toast with Japanese Ambassador t...
Solutions needed for leaderless world: Experts
Looking for leaders: Former foreign minister Marty Natalegawa (right) delivers a speech while Europe...
TECHNOLOGY FOR ALL
Up, up and away: Drones can be used to map zones, identify diseased plants (with a slight camera mod...
MY GADGET: Amelia Hapsari - All kinds of documentary filmmaking gadgets
Documentary filmmaker Amelia Hapsari has always been very passionate about building a path to bring ...
Natural healing - Medicines & mysteries on slopes of Salak
Home in the garden: The Gudang Kopi, formerly a warehouse for storing coffee, has been converted int...
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Scientific effort: A researcher works in a level-3 biosafety laboratory (BSL-3) of the Biomedical an...
Exploring Sundanese cuisine at floating market
Floating bloated: Visitors on board a dinghy paddle past food boats on the lake at the Lembang float...
Guess what?: Isyana named best artist at MAMA 2016
(JP/Jerry Adiguna)JAKARTA: Singer/songwriter Isyana Sarasvati was honored as Best Asian Artist for I...
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