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Bali surpassed its target for foreign tourist arrivals in 2016

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:32:18 +0700

(image) Bali Island is optimistic of achieving its target to receive 5.5 million foreign tourists this year, as it had managed to surpass its foreign tourist arrival target at 4.2 million in 2016. It is not surprising that the ...



Character education helps improve academic achievement

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 19:20:19 +0700

Character education at school is believed to able to greatly help the learners with their academic subjects. Teaching diligence and a sense of responsibility as some of the main core values in character education will ...



BOS Foundation saves orangutan from extinction

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 10:40:32 +0700

The Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) Foundation is keen to release as many Bornean orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus) as possible into their natural habitat in its efforts to save this protected species from extinction. In ...



Festival indonesia in Russia part of economic diplomacy

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 00:13:28 +0700

The Indonesian Embassy in Moscow will again host the Festival Indonesia this year as part of economic diplomacy efforts to promote superior products and the potential of Indonesia. Preparation is now underway for the ...



RIF, "Bleisure" Expected To Boost Tourism

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:13:59 +0700

Indonesia needs to formulate an integrated strategy to offer business and leisure (bleisure) services in order to increase investment and boost the development of its tourism sector. According to Christina L. Raudatin, a ...



Indonesia Again Passes Test Of Democracy In Second Simultaneous "Pilkada"

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:12:38 +0700

Millions of eligible Indonesian voters exercised their rights to directly vote for regional heads in the second regional head elections, or locally called pilkada, simultaneously held in 101 regions across the country on Feb 15, ...



Indonesian flooding spreads to more areas

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 18:13:25 +0700

As forecast by the National Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysic Agency (BMKG), the rainy season in Indonesia has peaked in February, triggering hydrometeorological disasters such as floods and landsides in several ...



Credits to reach smallest segment of businesspersons

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:12:13 +0700

The government is currently giving greater attention to small businesses, notably micro-, small-, and medium-scale businesses (UMKM), by increasing the volume of its subsidized credits through the micro business loan (KUR) ...



Regional head elections in Papua relatively smooth, peaceful

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:06:40 +0700

Although reports on the implementation of gubernatorial election in Jakarta overshadowed simultaneous regional head lections (pilkada) in 100 other regions across the country on Feb 15, Papua still received a special attention ...



Indonesia holds simultaneous regional elections peacefully

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:02:49 +0700

Indonesia held simultaneous direct regional head elections in 101 regions across the country, covering the regions from the westernmost province of Aceh to the easternmost province of Papua on Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017. The ...



Iindonesia successfully launches its Telkom 3S satellite

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 22:36:38 +0700

Indonesia on Wednesday successfully launched its Telkom 3S satellite, which is expected to increase the capacity and quality of its Internet services and reduce the digital divide in the country. The Telkom 3S was launched ...



Difficult transportation to Enggano Island

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:23:49 +0700

In Enggano, one of the small islands on the west coast of Sumatra, more than 3,000 people are now having difficulties getting the reliable transportation they need. Transport from Bengkulu to Enggano Island plays a key role ...



Keep moving to combat terorrism

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 22:24:25 +0700

Indonesia is combating terrorism consistently and simultaneously, both domestically and internationally, to create security and peace. The Indonesian government constantly hunts for terrorists by collecting information and ...



Trump`s game on tariff

Sun, 12 Feb 2017 18:34:37 +0700

On the day of his inauguration, the United States President Donald Trump stated that he was going to prioritize America and that "every decision on trade, taxes, immigration and foreign affairs will be made to benefit American ...



Indonesia committed to contributing to un peacekeeping missions

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 19:14:19 +0700

Indonesia has been participating in the United Nations (UN) peacekeeping missions since 1957 and until now remains committed to contributing to the organizations efforts to maintain peace in the conflict-torn parts of the ...



Hoping for a calm cooling-off period of simultaneous "pilkada"

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 09:15:14 +0700

Over 40 million eligible voters are expected to go to polling stations in 101 regions across Indonesia for the upcoming regional head elections, or locally called pilkada, which will take place simultaneously on Feb 15, 2017. ...



Jokowi kicks off ball marking start of President Cup 2017

Sun, 05 Feb 2017 05:21:27 +0700

(image) Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) kicked off the ball, marking the opening of President Cup II 2017 national soccer championship, at Maguwohardjo International Stadium in Sleman, Yogyakarta, on Saturday. The ...



Indonesia needs to rejuvenate palm oil plantations

Sat, 04 Feb 2017 20:37:24 +0700

With some 11.6 million hectares of plantations, Indonesia needs to rejuvenate its palm oil trees to maintain its position as the worlds largest crude palm oil (CPO) producer. The country needs to rejuvenate its palm oil ...



Government planning to certify Islamic religious preachers

Sat, 04 Feb 2017 20:28:02 +0700

The government, through the Religious Affairs Ministry, is contemplating certifying religious clerics and preachers of Friday prayers in a bid to offer standardization guidelines and to reinforce religious propagation in the ...



Indonesia hopes US would remain open, tolerant country

Sat, 04 Feb 2017 20:17:28 +0700

Thank God, Indonesia, the largest Muslim-majority country, is not on the list of "Muslim travel ban" executive order signed by new US President Donald Trump on Jan 27, 2017, a week after his presidential inauguration. ...