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March 22, 2023
Pudja Lestari, Jakarta – Cambodian Trade Minister Pan Sorasak said his government is seeking to boost the bilateral trade with Indonesia to more than $1 billion this year as he praised
March 21, 2023
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – The senior diplomats of Indonesia and Papua New Guinea on Tuesday had talks of attracting Indonesian investors, particularly the state-owned enterprises or
March 16, 2023
Cheryl Tan, Singapore – The Republic could potentially tap renewable energy such as solar power and green hydrogen from Indonesia, now that both countries have signed an agreement to fa
March 15, 2023
Harlyne Joku, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea – Papua New Guinea, after a decade's delay, has ratified an agreement governing its 760-kilometer (472-mile) border with powerful neighbor I
March 14, 2023
Jakarta – Africa has a huge potential of becoming a destination for Indonesia's manufacturing exports, according to the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry or Kadin.
Muhammad Ahalla Tsauro and Firmanda Taufiq – In November last year, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo and United Arab Emirates President Mohamed bin Zayed inaugurated the Sheikh Zayed Gran
Chris Barrett and Karuni Rompies, Singapore/Jakarta – A senior Indonesian official says the country's sea lanes should not be used by Australian nuclear-propelled submarines because "AU
March 13, 2023
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – Despite having Retno Marsudi as the Foreign Affairs Minister, women are still underrepresented in Indonesia's ambassadorship positions, according to a form
March 11, 2023
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo on Saturday congratulated China's Xi Jinping after the latter recently sealed his third five-year term.
March 10, 2023
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – U-20 World Cup host Indonesia will not prevent Israel from participating in the tournament despite political differences and the fact that both countries h
March 9, 2023
Investor.id, Jakarta – Indonesia is aiming for up to $5 billion in furniture export revenue this year which can be achieved by improving raw material supplies and export funding scheme,
March 8, 2023
Vincent Fabian Thomas, Jakarta – Indonesia will need to ease a number of import regulations if it wants to attract more investment, Korean firms have said, challenging the government to
Yvette Tanamal, Jakarta – Foreign Minister Retno LP Marsudi on Monday reaffirmed Indonesia's bilateral relations with Japan, with an emphasis on key trade and investment cooperation by
March 7, 2023
March 6, 2023
Amelia Rahima Sari, Jakarta – Industry Minister Agus Gumiwang Kartasasmita demanded the practice of illegal import of used shoes be stopped.
Patrick Dupont – On February 13, Timor-Leste's Prime Minister Taur Matan Ruak met his Indonesian counterpart President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo in the Indonesian satellite city of Bogor, ho
March 4, 2023
The United Liberation Movement for West Papua has condemned an Indonesian government protest over Fiji Prime Minister Sitiveni Rabuka's declared support for ULMWP full membership of the
Matt Brann – Ausralia's largest woodchip exporter says Indonesia has become a net importer of wood-fibre and is shaping up as an important customer for Australian timber companies.
February 21, 2023
Manokwari, Jubi – The Norwegian Ambassador to Indonesia, Rut Kruger Giverin, was welcomed by Indonesian Military (TNI) and police leaders, as well as West Papua Regional Leaders Coordin
February 20, 2023
Luke Gosling, Canberra – Australia enjoys a warm and strong relationship with Indonesia, but even its supporters often lament that it is dominated by officials and driven by the bureauc
February 18, 2023
Tumpat – The Home Ministry (KDN) is currently engaged in finalising the new border crossing between Malaysia and Indonesia following the development of Indonesia's new capital city, Nus
February 17, 2023
Jakarta – Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi has rightly reminded Australia to be clear and open with Indonesia about its activities as part of the AUKUS trilateral security pact, which inv
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – Poland is currently in talks with the Indonesian government to expand its list of agrifood export to include beef and apples, according to a Polish diploma
February 16, 2023
Aditya Hadi, Jakarta – Indonesia's trade surplus in January quadrupled compared with the same period last year, exceeding forecasts from analysts.
Nick D – On 9 February 2023, Defence Minister Richard Marles and Minister for Foreign Affairs Penny Wong, met their Indonesian counterparts – Defence Minister Prabowo Subianto and Forei
February 15, 2023
Jakarta – Indonesia extended the positive run of international trade to 33 straight months with another surplus of $3.87 billion in January, the Central Statistics Agency of BPS reporte
February 13, 2023
Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo welcomed on Monday Timor-Leste's membership of ASEAN and called for greater cooperation between the two neighboring countries in the future.
Fajar Pebrianto, Jakarta – Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo and Timor Leste Prime Minister Taur Matan Ruak agreed on a number of commitments during a meeting at the Bogor Presi
February 10, 2023
Jakarta – Indonesia has long been considered to be on the periphery of the Muslim world, which has for centuries been represented by Arabic-speaking Gulf countries.
February 9, 2023
Henry Jom – In a show of friendship, Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has reaffirmed the country's enduring relationship with Timor-Leste, also known as East Timor, during a v
Oliver Dixon, Jakarta – Poland is seeking to attract more Indonesian students to boost bilateral relationships while offering a cultural exchange, according to Polish Ambassador to Indo
February 6, 2023
Jakarta – Indonesia will suspend some palm oil export permits to secure domestic supply amid rising cooking oil prices ahead of upcoming Islamic festivals, senior cabinet minister Luhut
Moh Khory Alfarizi, Jakarta – Head of Statistics Indonesia (BPS) Margo Yuwono announced in a virtual press conference on Monday that the country's trade balance in 2022 logged a surplus
February 5, 2023
Jakarta – Indonesia told major powers not to use Southeast Asia as a "proxy" for their rivalries Friday at the start of two-day talks between regional foreign ministers, while also call
February 4, 2023
Hariz Baharudin, Jakarta – Asean members are supportive of observer Timor-Leste's participation in the bloc, but full membership comes with heavy responsibilities and obligations which
February 3, 2023
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – Timor Leste, which finally got the green light to join ASEAN "in principle" last year, made its ASEAN meeting debut on Friday hosted by neighboring Indones
February 1, 2023
Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo on Sunday kicked off Indonesia's 2023 ASEAN chairmanship in Jakarta, the second-largest international forum he chaired after the Group of 20 pre
January 31, 2023
January 26, 2023
Sukegawa Seiya – A resources giant, the vast archipelago of Indonesia produces mineral resources such as copper, nickel, aluminum and zinc.
Antara, Jakarta – The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin) in tandem with Pasar Indonesia AG inaugurated the Indonesia Trading House (ITH), which is aimed at increasing t
January 25, 2023
Rosmalis Anuar, Kuala Lumpur – After more than a decade of seeking full membership of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Timor Leste was finally, in principle, given ap
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – World's largest palm oil producer Indonesia should not fear losing the European Union or EU, as the Southeast Asian country still has a lot of other market
January 24, 2023
Jakarta – Indonesia summoned Sweden's envoy on Tuesday over the burning of the Quran by a far-right activist in Stockholm at the weekend, officials at the Foreign Ministry said.
January 23, 2023
Antara, Jakarta – Indonesia aims to reduce the deficit in bilateral trade with Saudi Arabia, which became its major trade partner last year, amid huge reliance on oil imports from the K
Ade Ridwan Yandwiputra, Jakarta – Consulting firm Supply Chain Indonesia (SCI) said that the economic slowdown and the threat of a global recession have slowly affected Indonesia.
January 19, 2023
News Desk, United Nations – Foreign Minister Retno L.P.
January 18, 2023
Hariz Baharudin, Singapore – Indonesia's ratification of three agreements with Singapore reflects the strength and maturity of the relationship between the two countries, said a spokesm