Jakarta, Indonesia Newswire (Page 8)

Jakarta, Indonesia Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jakarta, Indonesia. (Page 8)

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  1. Staying on the good side of ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Star Online

    Indonesia's blowing up of seized foreign vessels to mark its Independence Day may not go down well with China For Indonesia, one of the events lined up was the sinking of foreign fishing boats caught after allegedly encroaching into its territorial waters. Not one boat, not several boats but 60 in one go.

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  2. Indonesia uses new rate to boost economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Peninsula

    A shop offers discounts during a sale at a shopping centre in Jakarta, yesterday. Indonesia's economy grew more than expected in April-June, official data showed, thanks to a boost in consumer spending during Ramadan and surging state spending.

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  3. Asia Roll Out of Pokemon Go Spurs Lifestyle Changes, Business BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Voice of America

    Asian fans of smartphone game Pokemon Go are hunting out the best telecom providers and network gear to overcome the hurdle posed by patchy network signals in their race to capture virtual cartoon characters. From Indonesia to Hong Kong and Cambodia, the wild popularity of Nintendo's augmented reality app is also driving lifestyle changes for many gamers, who must trudge through real-life locations in their quest.

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  4. National TreasureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Telegraph

    Vanquished PV Sindhu walked up to victorious Carolina Marin who was crouching on her knees, helped the tearful Spaniard back to her feet and they embraced each other in one of the most poignant moments at the Rio Olympics. "It is customary for opponents to congratulate each another after a game, often in a perfunctory manner.

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  5. Five Taiwanese arrested over drugs in IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The China Post

    Indonesia police arrested five Taiwanese suspects Thursday during a raid on a private residence in Jakarta, where they found 60 kilograms of the drug of methamphetamine, according to Indonesian authorities. Investigators have determined that the drug was being supplied by a crime ring based in Taiwan, said Indonesian National Police spokesman Boy Rafli Amar on Thursday.

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  6. .com | Briton, Australian held over Bali policeman's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | News24

    Denpasar - Indonesian police on Friday detained an Australian woman and a British man over the brutal murder of a policeman on a popular Bali beach. Traffic police officer Wayan Sudarsa was found dead in his uniform early on Wednesday on Kuta beach, in the south of the resort island, with wounds to his head and neck.

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  7. AEC FeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Nation

    Vietnamese firms have failed to fully exploit the promising Middle Eastern and African markets, despite encouraging export turnovers they have earned from these countries in recent years, a seminar heard in Hanoi on Thursday Countries in these regions had high import demand for food, agricultural, seafood and consumer products that Vietnamese enterprises were capable of providing, said Ngo Khai Hoan, deputy head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade's Africa, West and South Asia Markets Department. As well as these reviewed items, the Middle Eastern nations alone had rising demand for construction materials, electronic cables, home decor, milk and milk products as well as office machinery and equipment.

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  8. The game officially launched just two weeks ago in Indonesia, but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Times of Oman

    The game officially launched just two weeks ago in Indonesia, but tens of thousands of enthusiastic adopters among a population of 250 million had started playing earlier, using proxy sites to access app stores elsewhere. - Bloomberg file picture The game officially launched just two weeks ago in Indonesia, but tens of thousands of enthusiastic adopters among a population of 250 million had started playing earlier, using proxy sites to access app stores elsewhere.

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  9. Fiona to weaken into tropical depression over the weekend: NHCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Reuters

    Tropical Storm Fiona, the sixth named storm of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, is expected to become a tropical depression over the weekend, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in its latest report on Friday. The storm is located about 1295 miles west of the Cape Verde Islands with maximum sustained winds of 45 mph , the Miami based weather forecaster added.

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  10. RBS to charge some corporate customers for deposits in BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Reuters

    Aug 19 Some large corporate clients who bank with Royal Bank of Scotland face the prospect of paying to hold cash in their accounts from Monday, a source close to the bank said, the first in Britain to charge negative interest rates on deposits. The Edinburgh-based lender has contacted some investment banking customers to warn them of the charges, which are expected to hit clients who trade futures and options contracts that must be processed via clearing houses in Europe, the source said.

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  11. UPDATE 1-Indonesia central bank leaves key rate unchanged, lowers economic forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Reuters

    JAKARTA, Aug 19 Indonesia's central bank kept its new benchmark rate unchanged on Friday, reduced its forecast for economic growth this year and said there was room for more monetary easing. The central bank adopted a seven-day reverse repurchase rate as its new benchmark this month, the same rate its uses one-week reverse repo contracts with commercial banks.

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  12. BRIEF-Doradcy24 to lower its capital to 0.7 mln zlotysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Reuters

    JAKARTA, Aug 19 Indonesia's central bank kept its new benchmark rate unchanged on Friday, reduced its forecast for economic growth this year and said there was room for more monetary easing.

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  13. Indonesian central bank holds new key rate steadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Reuters

    Aug 19 Indonesia's central bank on Friday held steady the 7-day reverse repurchase rate, its new main policy rate, as expected. The new key rate, which Bank Indonesia also uses for one week reverse repo contract with commercial banks, was left at 5.25 percent.

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  14. Indonesia in haze warning as fires flareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Yahoo!

    Indonesia warned Friday that haze from forest fires was floating over a key waterway towards its neighbours, and that the number of blazes was rising. The fires and resulting smog are an annual dry season problem in the archipelago, when blazes are started illegally to quickly and cheaply clear land, typically to make way for palm oil and pulpwood plantations.

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  15. Indonesian haze drifting toward neighboursRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Bangkok Post

    A helicopter from the Indonesian National Disaster Management agency drops water on a fire in Ogan Ilir, near Palembang in South Sumatra. JAKARTA: Indonesia warned on Friday that haze from forest fires was floating across the Malacca Strait toward its neighbours, and that the number of blazes was rising.

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  16. British Man Arrested After Policeman Murdered On Bali's Kuta BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | LBC 97.3

    A British man and an Australian woman are being held after a policeman was found brutally murdered in his uniform on a Bali beach. "A smashed beer bottle and smashed-up surfboard were found near him, we suspect those were used in the attack," said Bali police chief Sugeng Priyanto.

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  17. Pokemon GO spurs Asian business boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Iol.co.za

    Asian fans of smartphone game Pokemon GO are hunting out the best telecom providers and network gear to overcome the hurdle posed by patchy network signals in their race to capture virtual cartoon characters. From Indonesia to Hong Kong and Cambodia, the wild popularity of Nintendo's augmented reality app is also driving lifestyle changes for many gamers, who must trudge through real-life locations in their quest.

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  18. Indonesia Keeps Interest Rate on Hold After Switching BenchmarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Bloomberg

    Indonesia's central bank left its new benchmark interest rate unchanged in a decision that split economists, as policy makers hold fire on stimulus following four rate cuts this year. Governor Agus Martowardojo and his board kept the seven-day reverse repurchase rate at 5.25 percent on Friday, as forecast by half of the 24 economists surveyed by Bloomberg.

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  19. Pokemon Go Spurs Lifestyle Changes and Business Booms as it Rolls Out in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Asian fans of smartphone game Pokmon Go are hunting out the best telecom providers and network gear to overcome the hurdle posed by patchy network signals in their race to capture virtual cartoon characters. From Indonesia to Hong Kong and Cambodia, the wild popularity of Nintendo's augmented reality app is also driving lifestyle changes for many gamers, who must trudge through real-life locations in their quest.

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  20. Briton, Australian held over Bali policeman's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Yahoo!

    Indonesian police Friday detained an Australian woman and a British man over the brutal murder of a policeman on a popular Bali beach. Traffic police officer Wayan Sudarsa was found dead in his uniform early Wednesday on Kuta beach, in the south of the resort island, with wounds to his head and neck.

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