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October 8, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Sydney Morning Herald - October 8, 2019

James Massola, Jakarta – Indonesia has taken the "unusual" step of blocking foreign diplomats from visiting strife-torn Papua, citing security concerns following weeks of violence and

October 7, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Sydney Morning Herald - October 7, 2019

James Massola, Jakarta – Scott Morrison will spend two days in Indonesia's capital to attend the second inauguration of President Joko Widodo, his second visit in just over a year.

October 6, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
ABC News - October 6, 2019

Alan Weedon – West Papua – an Indonesian region with closer cultural and ethnic ties to Melanesia – has been rocked by protests for more than a month, resulting in the deaths of dozens

October 4, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - October 4, 2019

Made Anthony Iswara, Batu, East Java – The Trade Ministry is working with a special task force to audit producers' importer identification numbers (API-P) to verify the textile industr

October 1, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Cuban News Agency - October 1, 2019

Dionisio Da Costa Babo Soares, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, will make an official visit to Cuba starting this Tuesday, October

September 30, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - September 30, 2019

Made Anthony Iswara, Jakarta – Indonesia's trade sector has received its Christmas gift early: The European Union has granted Indonesia Rp 232 billion (US$16.37 million) through a prog

September 28, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
SBS News - September 28, 2019

Virginia Langeberg – Australia has been urged to "step up substantially on the issue of West Papua", with Vanuatu's leaders taking to the stage of the UN General Assembly to "emphatica

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Tempo - September 28, 2019

Jakarta – Expressions of regret for President Joko Widodo came after the domestic textile industry was brought to its knees.

News ›› East Timor ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
East Asia Forum - September 28, 2019

Maria Ortuoste – Another year, another rejection. Once again, ASEAN did not discuss Timor-Leste's application for membership in its annual meeting.

September 26, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Radio New Zealand - September 26, 2019

Australia's government has urged restraint by all relevant parties in West Papua amid ongoing unrest in the Indonesian ruled region.

September 24, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - September 24, 2019

Jakarta – Bilateral ties between Saudi Arabia and Indonesia will continue to grow, Saudi Ambassador to Indonesia Esam A. Abid Althagafi has said.

September 19, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - September 19, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesia will prioritizes imports of buffalo meat, rice and raw sugar from India after the South Asian country adjusted crude palm oil (CPO) tariffs for its top two importer

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Globe - September 19, 2019

Nur Yasmin, Jakarta – The United Nations Security Council passed through a resolution to extend its mission in Afghanistan, which was drafted by Indonesia, the Foreign Affairs Ministry

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Globe - September 19, 2019

Nur Yasmin, Jakarta – Indonesia has been elected to serve as vice president of the 74th United Nations General Assembly for the period 2019-2020.

September 18, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Coconuts Jakarta - September 18, 2019

President Joko Widodo – who has long faced accusations that he and his government are puppets serving the interests of foreign countries and corporations – today spoke about the virtue

September 16, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - September 16, 2019

Norman Harsono, Jakarta – Indonesia posted a trade surplus of US$85.1 million in August in a reversal from the trade deficit it recorded the previous month, according to the latest dat

September 12, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - September 12, 2019

Dian Septiari, Jakarta – As Indonesia gears up for voting day at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), lawmakers have raised concern over the "internationalization" of the u

September 11, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Jakarta Post - September 11, 2019

Marchio Irfan Gorbiano, Jakarta – The government is mulling over a number of policies to improve the performance of the domestic timber and furniture industries, which it identifies as

September 7, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Eurasia Review - September 7, 2019

Viji Menon – Domestically, the political stand-off between Timor-Leste's president Francisco Guterres and the government has continued with the president still refusing to swear in nin

September 6, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Radio New Zealand - September 6, 2019

New Zealand's government says it's "deeply concerned" by recent violence in Indonesia's West Papua during protests which have rocked the country.

September 5, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Reuters - September 5, 2019

Jakarta – European Union representatives to Indonesia on Thursday challenged a plan to impose duties on European dairy goods in retaliation for the bloc's duties on palm biodiesel, war

September 4, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Antara News - September 4, 2019

Jakarta – Coordinating Minister of Politics, Law, and Security Affairs Wiranto vehemently denied the incorrect claim of the Indonesian government seeking foreign assistance to ease ten

September 2, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Tempo - September 2, 2019

Friski Riana, Jakarta – Presidential Chief of Staff Moeldoko said that the United States of America supported the sovereignty of Indonesia over Papua.

August 31, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Australian Associated Press - August 31, 2019

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced a major funding package for the East Timor defence force to counter China but former president Jose Ramos-Horta says he is more worried abou

August 30, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Foreign Affairs & Trade
Viet Nam News - August 30, 2019

Ha Noi – Timor Leste always appreciates the support from Viet Nam for his country during the war time and in the past 20 years, Prime Minister of Timor Leste Taur Matan Ruak told the s