Jakarta, Indonesia Newswire (Page 5)

Jakarta, Indonesia Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jakarta, Indonesia. (Page 5)

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  1. Body of Scot has lain unclaimed in Indonesian mortuary for three monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Sunday Herald

    HOSPITAL officials in Indonesia have launched an appeal to find the family of a Scottish man whose body has lain in a mortuary for three months. Scott Roddie, 52, died of natural causes while working on the island of Batam, South of Singapore, where he had had been living.

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  2. SE Asia Stocks-Philippines extends losses; S'pore rebounds as banks gainRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | Reuters

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan up 0.4 percent, though still down 0.5 percent for the week.

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  3. Fitch Rates WOMF's Programme and Bonds 'AA(idn)'Read the original story

    Friday May 20 | Reuters

    ... Indonesia Financial Institution DBS Bank Tower 24th Floor, Suite 2403 Jl. Prof. Dr. Satrio Kav 3-5 Jakarta, Indonesia 12940 +62 21 2988 6807 Committee Chairperson Jonathan Cornish Managing Director +852 2263 9901 Date of Relevant Rating Committee: ...

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  4. Joey Alexander: call me a 'musician', not a 'prodigy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | OUPblog

    ... icon Thelonious Monk. By the age of seven he was playing with professional musicians in his hometown of Jakarta, Indonesia, with his rapidly growing reputation as a musical prodigy eventually leading him to New York. Invited at the age of ten to ...

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  5. Africa: Cities 'Woefully Unprepared' for Rising Disaster Risk - World BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | AllAfrica.com

    London - By 2050, 1.3 billion people and $158 trillion in assets will be menaced by worsening river and coastal floods alone Cities around the world are failing to plan for fast-increasing risks from extreme weather and other hazards, particularly as population growth and surging migration put more people in the path of those threats, the World Bank said on Monday. By 2050, 1.3 billion people and $158 trillion in assets will be menaced by worsening river and coastal floods alone, warned a new report from the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery , managed by the World Bank.

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  6. Indonesian minister says evidence against international school staff is strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Age

    Indonesian teacher's aide Ferdinant Tjiong and Canadian teacher Neil Bantleman had their prison sentences for sodomy at the Jakarta Intercultural School reinstated by the Supreme Court on appeal in February this year. Indonesia's chief security minister says he will show the ambassadors of four countries - including Australia - solid evidence against teachers and cleaners accused of sexual abuse at a prestigious international school.

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  7. Body of Scot who died in Indonesia still lying unclaimed in hospital...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Daily Record

    The body of a Scot who died in Indonesia has lain in a hospital morgue for three months because no-one from his family has claimed him. Officials on the island of Batam have launched an appeal to trace relatives of Scott Roddie following his death in March.

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  8. New Ties for Thomas Jefferson School of LawRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | PR Leap

    IUI thus arranged his visit to one of Indonesia's 10,000 Islamic high schools, which had been visited by the US Ambassador to Indonesia. Slomanson notes that "Indonesia's religious-based schools are nothing like the Taliban's extremist madrassas in other countries.

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  9. IDB Plans To Open Regional Office In KLRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... Ali Al-Madani on the sidelines of the 41th Annual Meeting of the Islamic Development Bank Group in Jakarta, Indonesia. Husni, who led the Malaysian delegation to the annual meeting from May 17-19, said more funds and assistance would be able to aid ...

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  10. SE Asia Stocks-Singapore heads for first gain in 3 days; Philippines downRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | Reuters

    By Anusha Ravindranath May 20 Singapore shares were on track to snap two sessions of falls on Friday, helped by gains in banking stocks, while the Philippine market hit its lowest level in nine days on profit-taking. The Straits Times Index was 0.8 percent higher after losing 1.3 percent in the previous session on concerns over the possibility of a Fed rate hike in June.

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  11. Jakarta Komodos: From orphanage to rugby union scrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | The Age

    The coaches of the Jakarta Komodos - Australian expats Aaron Meadows and Stephen Barber - are bellowing from the sidelines: "Run like the plague", "get lower" and "go to ground". Most of the women in the team are from Mama Sayang Orphanage at Jonggol, south of Jakarta.

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  12. Indonesia Cracks Down On CommunismRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | Lucianne.com

    Jakarta [AAP] Indonesia's police and military crackdown on t-shirts, books, films and even fish with any perceived links to communism is 'reckless' and hurts reconciliation efforts over the 1965 massacre, the country's human rights commission has warned. Anti-communist sentiment within Indonesia has always been strong with random clampdowns on anything deemed linked or supportive of Indonesia's communist party PKI, Imdadun Rahmat, chairman of the National Human Rights Commission Komnas HAM says.

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  13. Indonesia's financial minister revises down growth assumption in 2017 budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Business Times

    Indonesia's finance minister told parliament on Friday the 2017 state budget will assume economic growth of between 5.3 per cent and 5.9 percent for the year, slightly lower than the government's initial forecast of 5.5 percent to 5.9 percent. [JAKARTA] Indonesia's finance minister told parliament on Friday the 2017 state budget will assume economic growth of between 5.3 per cent and 5.9 percent for the year, slightly lower than the government's initial forecast of 5.5 percent to 5.9 percent.

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  14. Family of Scot who died in Indonesia soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Sunday Herald

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  15. Indonesia Suspends Ground-handling Permit Of AirAsia, Lion AirRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Lion Air and AirAsia, two Indonesian low-cost carriers, will have to halt operations of their ground services at some airports due to recent passenger mismanagement, Vietnam News Agency reported. The Indonesian Transportation Ministry suspended the ground-handling permits of both airlines with Lion Air at Soekarno-Hatta airport in Jakarta, and AirAsia at Ngurah Rai airport in Bali.

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  16. Tin Output at World's Top Exporter May Shrink to 14-Year LowRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | The Washington Post

    Tin production in Indonesia could slump to a 14-year low as weak prices and government regulations curb mining in the world's largest exporter. Output of the refined metal, used in cans and circuit boards, may fall to 60,000 metric tons this year, according to PT Timah, which accounts for about half Indonesia's total.

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  17. Standard Chartered Said to Tell U.S. of Alleged MAXpower BriberyRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | The Washington Post

    Standard Chartered Plc informed the U.S. Department of Justice about allegations of bribery involving MAXpower Group Pte, an Indonesian power company in which its private-equity division is a minority shareholder, according to a person familiar with the matter. The London-based bank passed on the information after MAXpower's auditors uncovered what may be inappropriate payments totaling $750,000, said the person, who asked not to be identified as the matter is not public.

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  18. Holy Family Catholic School teachers back from memorable exchange...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Keighleynews.co.uk

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  19. AIIB eyes co-financing first Indonesia projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Bangkok Post

    China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank could announce as early as next month a plan to co-finance a national slum upgrading project in Indonesia, in what could be the bank's first foray into the country, Indonesia's finance minister said. The $1.74 billion project, co-funded by the Indonesian government, the World Bank and the Islamic Development Bank , will seek to improve Indonesian urban slums to ensure residents have access to clean water, electricity and basic sanitation.

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  20. Taking the cop out of copulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | The Economist

    WHEN Sri Rumiati joined the police, she had to take a virginity test. It was uncomfortable and humiliating, she recalls.

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