Freedom of religion is everyone's fundamental right: AICHR

Jakarta, Dec. 13 -- Freedom of religion and belief is the fundamental right of every human being, Indonesian representative for the ASEAN Intergovernment Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) Yuyun Wahyu... Read More

PLN promises no blackout during holiday season

Jakarta, Dec. 13 -- The Indonesian State Electricity Company (PLN) promised on Friday that there will not be any blackout during the holiday season of Christmas 2019 and New Year 2020. "Between Decemb... Read More

Japan grants Rp3.37 billion for Indonesian schools, clinics

Jakarta, Dec. 13 -- The Japanese government has released a grant worth Rp3.37 billion to improve education and health facilities in several Indonesian provinces including South Sumatra, Yogyakarta, We... Read More

Protecting freedom of religion important for ASEAN community building

Jakarta, Dec. 13 -- Representative of Indonesia to the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) Yuyun Wahyuningrum emphasized the importance of protecting freedom of religion and bel... Read More

Government projects automotive industry to back national exports

Jakarta, Dec. 13 -- The Industry Ministry has projected that the automotive industry will support the national exports by boosting its competitive edge to contribute to the country's foreign exchange ... Read More

Minister upbeat about state budget deficit staying at 2.2 percent

Jakarta, Dec. 13 -- Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati remains buoyant of the state budget deficit in 2019 staying at its initial projected figure of 2.2 percent despite sluggish tax revenue recor... Read More

AICHR highlights rise in religious-based intolerance in ASEAN

Jakarta, Dec. 13 -- The ASEAN region witnessed a rise in religious-based intolerance and violence in the past decades, particularly against religious minorities, sects, or local religion, beliefs, and... Read More

Indonesian fintech expands to South East Asian market

Jakarta, Dec. 12 -- Indonesian financial technology (fintech) platform, Investree, is expanding its business into the South East Asian market, specifically through Thailand and the Philippines, consid... Read More

Indonesia asks investors to conduct sustainable businesses

Jakarta, Dec. 12 -- The Indonesian Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK) has asked investors to conduct sustainable businesses by launching the environmental impact analyses document (AMDAL) in ... Read More

President Jokowi inaugurates Jakarta-Cikampek elevated toll road

Bekasi, Dec. 12 -- Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) inaugurated the Jakarta-Cikampek elevated toll road Thursday, saying that it would be free to use through the Christmas and New Year holida... Read More