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Exodus of Eid travelers in Java begins to peak

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:20:36 +0700

Home coming of Eid al-Fitr, or Lebaran travelers, notably those using Trans-Java Toll Roads in Java began to peak Friday, two days (H-2) before the Lebaran D-Day on Sunday. Tens of thousands of private cars and other ...

Ensuring safety of Idul Fitri exodus travelers

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:51:45 +0700

Most Indonesian Muslims follow the tradition of celebrating Idul Fitri Islamic Holiday, or locally called Lebaran, in their hometowns with their families. As a result, there is an exodus of travelers, particularly from ...

Welcoming Lebaran Day

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:29:18 +0700

The Eid al-Fitr or Lebaran Day, which is celebrated next Sunday in Indonesia, is the culmination of the month-long fasting rituals of Muslims, when they offer their prayers and thanks to Almighty. President Joko Widodo, who ...

Bengkulu`s pact of integrity ends up as an image projection

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:50:31 +0700

(image) "Lubuk kecil buaya banyak", literally translated as "Small deep pool in a stream has many carnivorous crocodiles", is often cited in Bengkulu to describe a small place infested by criminals, thieves and corrupt people. ...

Capitalizing on opportunities offered by OBOR initiatives

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 07:43:40 +0700

A good connectivity is crucial for Indonesia, a huge country whose distance between the westernmost part of the archipelago and the easternmost is equal to the distance between London and Dubai or Los Angeles and New York. ...

Government ready to serve 19 million Lebaran travelers

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 07:44:28 +0700

(image) The government is ready to serve some 19 million people across the country who will be traveling this week to their hometowns to celebrate the post-fasting Eid al-Fitr or Lebaran festivities. Transportation Minister Budi ...

Diving exhibition to precede BMW Festival

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 10:24:03 +0700

The highly anticipated cultural event of Biak Munara Wampasi (BMW) Festival in Biak Numfor District, Papua Province, from July 1 to 4, 2017, will be preceded by a diving exhibition involving some 50 divers from different ...

North Sulawesi optimistic of attracting more Chinese tourists

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 10:16:07 +0700

To support the Indonesian governments target of attracting at least 12 million foreign tourists, including some 2.4 million from China, several regions are gearing up to receive them this year. Tourism promotion events ...

Indonesia actively contributing to eradication of IUU fishing

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 05:08:06 +0700

Commitment of Indonesian Government to completely eradicating Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing activities in its territorial waters is understandable because it has received praise from the Food and Agriculture ...

Government targets to free Indonesia of child labor by 2022

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 01:38:34 +0700

The Indonesian government is making all-out efforts, through a roadmap program, to free the country of child workers, which currently reach over 1.6 million, by 2022. In order to achieve the target based on the roadmap, ...

Seeking government`s intervention in Freeport`s labor problem

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 01:21:27 +0700

Over the past several years, labor strikes have hit PT Freeport Indonesia (FI), but the subsidiary of the US mining giant Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold has managed to find win-win solutions to the problems. Having ...

Indonesian military to play bigger role in counterterrorism

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 04:26:37 +0700

Terrorism is an extraordinary crime that could threaten Indonesias sovereignty, therefore the fight against it needs participation of every possible stakeholder, particularly police and military. In Indonesia, the National ...

Gunung Kidul being beautified to attract more tourists

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 22:44:03 +0700

Tourism icons in Gunung Kidul District in the Special Region of Yogyakarta are being further beautified to boost the number of tourist arrivals in 2017. Hoping to attract more local and foreign tourists this year, the ...

House set to go ahead exercising inquiry right on KPK

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 04:50:49 +0700

The House of Representatives is set to go ahead with its plan to exercise Inquiry Right against the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) by setting up a Special Committee (Pansus) even it has to go against the regulations it ...

Caring Papua for one Indonesia

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 05:29:41 +0700

West Papua has been final for Indonesia as a result of the UN-supported Act of Free Choice or "Pepera", held on May 1, 1969, which ended with the choice of the vast majority of the Papuan people to join the Unitary State of the ...

Lebaran this year to offer comfortable trips

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 08:22:16 +0700

With better infrastructures, the government has promised to do its best to provide smoother, safer, and more comfortable trips during post-fasting Eid ul-Fitr or Lebaran travelers exodus later this month. Indonesia will ...

Government`s development plan running on right track

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 23:33:11 +0700

In a bid to advance the country, the government is laying down its development programs on a Medium-Term National Development Plan (RPJMN) and long-term initiative called "Indonesia 2045 Vision." The development carried ...

News feature - Indonesia needs to lead trajectory towards ASEAN vision 2025

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 18:19:35 +0700

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has just concluded its Summit that took place on 26-29 April, 2017, in Manila, the Philippines, and produced the ASEAN Declaration on the Role of the Civil Service as a Catalyst ...

Advancements in Indonesia`s nuclear technology showcased in Vienna

Wed, 31 May 2017 20:30:49 +0700

(image) Indonesian Research, Technology, and Higher Education Minister Mohamad Nasir participated in the International Conference on the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Technical Cooperation Program: Sixty Years and Beyond ...

Moderate Islam practiced in Indonesia strengthens democracy

Sun, 28 May 2017 03:45:22 +0700

(image) As leaders of the worlds most populous Muslim country, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla were recently invited to speak at separate international meetings on Islam. The head of state attended ...