Mohammad Nuh appointed South East Asian Press Council Network chief

Jakarta, Dec. 5 -- Chief of the Indonesian Press Council Mohammad Nuh was appointed chairman of the South East Asian Press Council Network (SEAPC-Net) at the new institution's first general assembly h... Read More

Several houses in Aceh ravaged as wild elephants run amok

Suka Makmue, Dec. 5 -- A herd of wild elephants pounded through a transmigration complex in Blang Lango Village, East Seunagan Sub-district, Nagan Raya District, Aceh Province, in the past few days, p... Read More

Indonesian movie streaming apps expand consumer market

Singapore, Dec. 4 -- The expansion of online technology has shifted the pattern of how people access entertainment, which led an Indonesian online movie provider to expand its market by taking advanta... Read More

Indonesia's Gojek makes inroads into online movie-streaming industry

Singapore, Dec. 4 -- Jakarta-based multi-service platform Gojek launched a new online movie-streaming application GoPlay to support Indonesia's film industry by acquainting global audiences to local m... Read More

Jokowi signs Government Law on Trade through Electronic System

Jakarta, Dec. 4 -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) signed Government Law No. 80 in 2019 on Trade through Electronic System on November 20. The rationale behind this Government Law, as cited from the c... Read More

Counterterrorism agencies advised to maintain vigil until January

Jakarta, Dec. 4 -- A terrorism expert has called on counter-terrorism agencies in Indonesia to remain alert and focus on any potential terror threat during the Christmas and New Year's Eve holiday sea... Read More

Nadiem Makarim keen to give university students freedom to learn

Depok, Dec. 4 -- Education and Culture Minister Nadiem Makarim spoke of his keen intent to give university students the freedom to learn in line with their aspirations, capabilities, and interests. "... Read More

BSSN to bolster human resource development in cybersecurity

Jakarta, Dec. 4 -- Indonesia's National Cyber and Encryption Agency (BSSN) has made sustained efforts to rev up the development of human resources in cybersecurity to stave off cyberattacks. The agen... Read More

Riau police arrest 22 drug-related suspects in 22-day raid operations

Tembilahan, Dec. 4 -- Some 22 suspects were arrested by the Indragiri Hilir Police in Riau and 532.44 grams crystal meth and 126 ecstasy pills seized during drug raids by the local police narcotics sq... Read More

President urges Kowani to fight fake news through education

Jakarta, Dec. 4 -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has urged the Indonesian Congress of Women (Kowani) to thwart the spread of false news and spread education that can positively contribute to growth o... Read More