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January 15, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Globe - January 15, 2020

Herman, Jakarta – Indonesia's trade deficit narrowed to $3.2 billion last year as consumers and producers took a punt on a brake on imports, the Central Statistics Agency, or BPS, repo

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - January 15, 2020

Adrian Wail Akhlas, Jakarta – Indonesia booked a smaller trade deficit in December as exports of non-oil and gas products picked up while imports fell, Statistics Indonesia (BPS) annou

January 13, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Griffith Asia Institute - January 13, 2020

Tarcisius Kabutaulaka – In July 2019, at the inaugural Indonesian Exposition held in Auckland, New Zealand, Indonesia launched its 'Pacific Elevation', laying claim to a Pacific island

January 11, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Globe - January 11, 2020

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – The European Union had provoked a "trade war" by issuing discriminative restrictions on Indonesian palm oil, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo tweeted on Saturda

January 9, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Straits Times - January 9, 2020

Wahyudi Soeriaatmadja, Jakarta – In an effort to bolster the economy, President Joko Widodo on Thursday (Jan 9) said that the performance of Indonesian envoys overseas must be measured

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - January 9, 2020

Marchio Irfan Gorbiano, Jakarta – Indonesia's diplomatic missions overseas should focus heavily on economic diplomacy, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo instructed on Thursday, with the p

January 8, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Globe - January 8, 2020

Heru Andriyanto, Nur Yasmin, Jakarta – Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said on Wednesday the Indonesian international relations will put a greater emphasis on economic agenda amid the g

January 4, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
ABC News - January 4, 2020

Tasha Wibawa – Indonesia is often presented as one of Australia's most important neighbours and strategic allies, with formal diplomatic relations between the two nations marking a 70-

January 1, 2020

News ›› East Timor ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
The Guardian - January 1, 2020

Gay Alcorn – Australia leading an international peacekeeping force in East Timor after the territory voted for independence in 1999 was a turning point in Australia's role in the regio

December 31, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Globe - December 31, 2019

Eva Fitriani, Jakarta – Indonesia's furniture manufacturers are confident to reach the elusive $2 billion export target next year, taking advantage from increasing demand from American

December 27, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Globe - December 27, 2019

Nur Yasmin, Jakarta – Indonesia has been actively communicating with China on Uighur issues to raise concern about freedom of religion among the Muslim-majority ethnic group in China's

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Agence France Presse - December 27, 2019

Hundreds of Muslims in Indonesia held a protest Friday against China's treatment of Muslim Uighurs in Xinjiang in front of China's embassy in Jakarta.

December 24, 2019

News ›› Aceh ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Tempo - December 24, 2019

Antara, Jakarta – Dozens of protesters from multiple communities in Aceh Province took to the streets today, December 24, voicing support for Uighur Muslims reportedly oppressed in the

December 23, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - December 23, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia will not meddle in the alleged persecution of Uighur Muslims in China, a presidential advisor has said, in the latest statement to indicate Chinese pressure on the

December 22, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Reuters - December 22, 2019

What started as a spat with the European Union over Indonesian palm oil has escalated into a far broader trade dispute with imported European spirits and now dairy products caught in t

December 21, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Tempo - December 21, 2019

Hendartyo Hanggi, Jakarta – Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati mentioned a number of factors that caused an increase in imported goods. One of the factors is digital economy.

December 20, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - December 20, 2019

Apriza Pinandita, Jakarta – Indonesia has urged members of the United Nations Security Council to take more concrete action in implementing a resolution on illegal Israeli settlements

News ›› West Papua ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Sydney Morning Herald - December 20, 2019

Ben Bohane – For decades, Papua New Guinean troops say they have watched as Indonesian forces violated PNG sovereignty "up to a dozen times per year".

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Al Jazeera - December 20, 2019

Ian Morse, Jakarta, Indonesia – When the nickel smelters started showing up nearly seven years ago, residents with respiratory infections began appearing at Hastin's local health clini

December 18, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Reuters - December 18, 2019

Gayatri Suroyo, Jakarta – A proposal by Indonesia's new fisheries minister to remove a cap on exporting baby lobsters has come under fire, with critics saying it could deplete stocks a

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - December 18, 2019

Dian Septiari, Jakarta – Vice President Ma'ruf Amin canceled his planned visit to Kuala Lumpur this week because of exhaustion, his office announced, in the latest blow to Malaysia's a

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - December 18, 2019

Jakarta – An Indonesian businessman and three Indonesia-based companies have been charged by the United States District Court for the District of Columbia with violating US sanctions a

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
VOA - December 18, 2019

Eva Mazrieva, Washington – Indonesia's top Muslim clerical organization has dismissed a Wall Street Journal report that local Muslim organizations had received donations, financial sup

December 17, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Globe - December 17, 2019

Novy Lumanauw, Ridho Syukra, Tri Listiyarini, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo on Tuesday threw his weight behind a controversial plan from one of his ministers to legalize lob

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Globe - December 17, 2019

Nur Yasmin, Jakarta – Indonesia will take on more prominent roles in multilateral diplomacy amid growing unilateralism and the popularity of a "me first" stance in the rest of the worl