Jakarta, Indonesia Newswire (Page 13)

Jakarta, Indonesia Newswire (Page 13)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jakarta, Indonesia. (Page 13)

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  1. Coffee murder trial hears of suicide bidsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Yahoo!

    In the months before Jessica Kumala Wongso allegedly poisoned her friend with a cyanide-laced iced coffee in Jakarta, she made numerous attempts to take her own life in Australia. According to information collected by Australian Federal Police and read out to a Jakarta court on Thursday, Wongso made a stream of such attempts while living in Sydney last year.

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  2. The world in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | NWAonline

    ... more than 300 people since Aug. 8 on nine migrant boats that have ran into trouble in the Aegean Sea. JAKARTA, Indonesia -- A fuel tanker that disappeared from a Malaysian port was taken by its own crew in a dispute with the employer, Indonesian and ...

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  3. Conduct code push for South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Mercury

    Indonesia is pushing for the implementation of a code of conduct in the South China Sea to be finished earlier than China's timetable, citing increasing tensions in the region. It's been more than a decade since the Association of South East Asian Nations first raised the hope of implementing a code that would govern behaviour in the hotly contested waters.

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  4. President must punish people behind firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Korea Herald

    The devastating impact of forest and peatland fires on humans last year went beyond our tolerance. Dozens were killed, more than 500,000 others suffered from respiratory infections and 43 million people across Indonesia and neighboring states had to brave smog, according to the National Disaster Mitigation Agency .

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  5. Rupiah Set for Biggest Drop in Two Weeks as Policy Review LoomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Bloomberg

    Indonesia's rupiah fell, headed for the biggest decline in two weeks, before a central bank meeting on Friday when policy makers are forecast to cut interest rates for a fifth time this year. Trading in the rupiah resumed after a holiday Wednesday, when most emerging-market currencies in Asia declined.

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  6. Indonesia Sinks 60 Fishing Boats on Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Marine News

    On Wednesday, Indonesian Independence Day, the southeast Asian country sank 60 vessels 58 foreign boats and two domestic vessels it captured for unlawfully fishing in its territorial waters. The government said the action marked Indonesia's commitment to "enforcing the law" amid attempts to stop foreign fishermen from "stealing" from its waters.

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  7. DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to Aug 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Reuters

    THURSDAY, AUGUST 18 SEOUL - South Korean Finance Minister Yoo Il-ho will attend a meeting with other government ministers to discuss economic issues - 0100 GMT. JAKARTA - Indonesia central bank holds board of governors meeting .

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  8. Indonesia sinks foreign boats to mark independence celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Star Online

    JAKARTA: Indonesia sank dozens of impounded foreign boats to mark Independence Day, an official said, as President Joko Widodo steps up a campaign to stop foreign fishermen from "stealing" in its waters. Since his election, Joko has intensified a campaign to exercise Indonesia's maritime sovereignty and has sunk and blown up scores of foreign vessels.

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  9. Indonesia Sinks Dozens Of Foreign Ships In Fight Against Illegal FishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Daily Caller

    Foreign fishing boats seized for illegal fishing are blown up near Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia February 22, 2016 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. The Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, together with the Indonesian Navy, destroyed 30 foreign fishing vessels in different locations across the country, which were seized earlier for illegal fishing in Indonesian waters.

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  10. Thailand issues arrest warrant for second suspect in deadly blastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Reuters

    A Thai military court issued an arrest warrant on Tuesday for a second suspect in connection with a wave of deadly bomb attacks last week that killed four people and injured dozens, police said. Explosions rocked seven provinces in Thailand's south on Thursday and Friday, just days after Thais voted to accept a military-backed constitution.

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  11. Indonesian president highlights challenges, measures to tackle them in state speechRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Xinhuanet

    President Joko Widodo on Tuesday said poverty, unemployment, and social inequality as main challenges that Indonesia needs to tackle in pursuing the acceleration of development. In his annual Independence Day speech, Joko said that all of Indonesia's presidents have worked very hard to overcome the three challenges, but the country continues to struggle with them especially with the ongoing global shifts.

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  12. TABLE-Indonesia sells 18 trln rupiah of bonds at auction, above targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Reuters

    JAKARTA, Aug 16 Indonesia sold 18 trillion rupiah of bonds at an auction on Tuesday, above the indicative target of 12 trillion rupiah, the Finance Ministry said. Total incoming bids were 36.96 trillion rupiah, lower than 45.88 trillion rupiah received in the previous auction on Aug. 2. The highest bid-to-cover ratio was 4.74 for the t-bills maturing in May 2017.

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  13. Indonesia's proposed 2017 budget puts fiscal deficit at 2.41 pct of GDPRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Reuters

    JAKARTA, Aug 16 Indonesia's President Joko Widodo on Tuesday proposed to parliament a 2017 state budget that has a fiscal deficit at 2.41 percent of gross domestic product and assumes the economy will grow 5.3 percent next year. The government's GDP growth target this year is 5.2 percent.

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  14. Indian shares fall as Infosys drags IT firms lowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Reuters

    Aug 16 Indian shares fell on Tuesday as software services exporters declined after Infosys said Royal Bank of Scotland had cancelled a contract, sparking renewed concerns about the outlook for the sector. But broader losses were capped as State Bank of India rose as much as 1.89 percent after the country's biggest lender by assets reported a smaller-than-expected rise in bad loans on Friday.

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  15. Indonesia vows to defend 'every inch' of territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Bangkok Post

    President Joko Widodo pledged on Tuesday to defend "every inch" of Indonesia's land and maritime territory, following clashes with Chinese vessels around Indonesian islands in the South China Sea. In a state of the nation address he also said Indonesia was "actively involved" in seeking a peaceful solution to the broader regional dispute about ownership of islands in the Sea.

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  16. Indonesian airlines are finally cleared to fly to US after coveted safety upgrade is grantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | South China Morning Post

    The US aviation regulator has upgraded Indonesia's safety rating, clearing the way for its airlines to fly to North America after nearly a decade of being barred. The Federal Aviation Administration said its assessment completed in March found that safety oversight by Indonesia's civil aviation authority complied with international standards.

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  17. Social Media discussion for Key Leader of SMERead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | NetSquared

    The discussion was attended by Dullah as Admin of Mubaadalah.com, Sri Rahmyani as a Team leader of Sister-ojek.com, Muhammad Iqbal as a Team leader of Visimediatara.com, Ruby Kholifah as a Country representative of Asian Muslim Action Network Indonesia . Fortunetly, AMAN also host the event at their office at Pasar Minggu, Jakarta.

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  18. Honda Sees 20% Industrywide Sales Jump on Indonesian Tax AmnestyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 15 | The Washington Post

    Indonesia's tax amnesty could boost industrywide car sales in the country by a fifth as people spend their newly declared wealth on big-ticket items, according to the local unit of Honda Motor Co. "The car ownership ratio in Indonesia is relatively low and there's enough room for producers to sell more," Jonfis Fandy, head of sales and marketing at PT Honda Prospect Motor, said in an interview Friday at the Gaikindo Indonesia International Motor Show.

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  19. SE Asia Stocks-Rise on oil gains, hopes of more global easingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Reuters

    By Justin George Varghese Aug 16 Most Southeast Asian stock markets rose on Tuesday, in line with Asia, aided by gains in oil prices overnight and on expectations of an extended phase of monetary easing after downbeat economic data from major economies. Most countries are easing their monetary policies, with Britain, Australia and New Zealand cutting rates in recent weeks and Japan stepping up purchases of exchange-traded funds.

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  20. South China Sea 'on Indonesia's agenda'Read the original story

    Monday Aug 15 | Yahoo!

    Indonesia will continue to push for a peaceful resolution on territorial disputes in the South China Sea but will also protect its sovereignty, President Joko Widodo says. Giving his annual state address to parliament in Jakarta on Tuesday, the president - commonly referred to as Jokowi - said the country was "actively pushing for a solution in South China Sea dispute through negotiation".

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