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July 15, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Indigenous & Minority Rights
Tempo - July 15, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – An anthropology lecturer at the University of Cendrawasih in Jayapura, Hari Suroto expressed his concern over the diminishing users of the local traditional 'koteka'

News ›› Indonesia ›› Fake News & Black Campaigns
Tempo - July 15, 2019

Andita Rahma, Jakarta – The National Police said political hoaxes were still massive in the public following the meeting of Jokowi and Prabowo on July 13.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Globe - July 15, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – A 7.2-magnitude earthquake that hit North Maluku on Sunday afternoon has claimed the lives of two people on Halmahera Island, who were crushed to death when t

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Post - July 15, 2019

Jakarta – In an attempt to protect the environment from air pollution, the government plans to oblige all vehicles to undergo an emissions test before extending their vehicle registrat

News ›› Indonesia ›› Infrastructure & Development
Jakarta Post - July 15, 2019

Jakarta – The Indonesia Toll Road Authority (BPJT) announced that the country aims to open 400 kilometers of new toll roads this year to have a total of 2,000 km of toll roads in opera

News ›› Indonesia ›› Banking & Finance
Jakarta Post - July 15, 2019

Jakarta – The rupiah strengthened 0.54 percent to 13,932 per US dollar at 12: 15 p.m. on Monday from 14,008 on Friday.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Post - July 15, 2019

Jon Afrizal, Jambi – The number of children with stunted growth in East Tanjung Jabung regency, Jambi, has reached a concerning level as at least 10 out of the regency's 93 subdistrict

News ›› West Papua ›› International Solidarity
Asia Pacific Report - July 15, 2019

The Oxford City Council is to award West Papuan activist Benny Wenda the Honorary Freedom of the City accolade for his tireless fight for West Papuan self-determination.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Free Trade & Neoliberalism
CNN Indonesia - July 15, 2019

Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's first speech as president elect for the period 2019-2024 contained several words which were seen as tough.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Political Parties & Elections
Coconuts Jakarta - July 15, 2019

Although the result of this year's presidential election was only recently settled, one survey group has already come out with a list of potential presidential frontrunners for 2024.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Governance & Public Policy
Tempo - July 15, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – Institute Criminal of Justice Reform (ICJR) Executive Director Anggara criticized the speech delivered by president-elect Joko "Jokowi" Widodo entitled "Visi Indones

News ›› Indonesia ›› Infrastructure & Development
Jakarta Post - July 15, 2019

Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has pledged to continue his infrastructure programs in his second and final five-year term, with a focus on connecting the existing infrastruct

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - July 15, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia secured a monthly trade balance surplus of US$200 million in June, the fourth surplus recorded after February, March and May, Statistics Indonesia (BPS) has reporte

News ›› Indonesia ›› Political Parties & Elections
Jakarta Post - July 15, 2019

Jakarta – The vice-presidential candidate in the recent election, Sandiaga Uno, has expressed his intention to remain outside the ruling coalition of President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, sa

News ›› Indonesia ›› Banking & Finance
Jakarta Post - July 15, 2019
Jakarta – Indonesia's foreign debt grew 7.4 percent year-on-year (yoy) in May to US$386.1 billion, a slowdown from the 8.8 percent yoy growth recorded in April, according to Bank Indonesia
News ›› Aceh ›› Marriage & The Family
South China Morning Post - July 15, 2019

Amy Chew – Women in Indonesia's ultraconservative province of Aceh have opposed efforts to legalise polygamous marriages through a special by-law being debated in the local legislature

News ›› Indonesia ›› Economy & Investment
Jakarta Globe - July 15, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia posted a trade surplus in June amid declines in both the country's import and export, the Central Statistics Agency announced on Monday.

News ›› West Papua ›› Freedom of Information & The Press
Radio New Zealand - July 15, 2019

New Zealand's Foreign Minister, Winston Peters, says Indonesia is making progress in West Papua with the welcoming of a press pack.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Free Trade & Neoliberalism
CNN Indonesia - July 15, 2019

Jakarta – President elect President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo appeared dashing and bold as he addressed the issue of investment in his "Indonesia Vision" speech in Sentul, West Java, on Sun

News ›› Indonesia ›› Political Parties & Elections
Tempo - July 15, 2019

Dewi Nurita, Jakarta – Gerindra Party's deputy secretary Andre Rosiade irately responds to people accusing the Party's chairman Prabowo Subianto of being tempted to offers within Jokow

News ›› Indonesia ›› TNI Defense & Military Operations
Jakarta Globe - July 15, 2019

Yudha Baskoro – The Indonesian Navy's Armada Jaya XXXVII naval training session took place in the Java Sea just north of Surabaya in East Java from Wednesday to Friday.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Post - July 15, 2019

Jakarta – For the past three months, SMP 21 state junior high school in Tangerang on Jl.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Environment & Natural Disasters
Jakarta Post - July 15, 2019

Ni Komang Erviani, Denpasar – Bali is on track to reduce plastic waste on the resort island after the Supreme Court rejected a judicial review that challenged the local administration'

News ›› Indonesia ›› Governance & Public Policy
Jakarta Post - July 15, 2019

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News ›› Indonesia ›› Mining & Energy
Jakarta Post - July 15, 2019

Jakarta – Many renewable energy projects approved by the government are still facing uncertainty as many have so far failed to attract investors.