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41 min ago | Reuters

Indonesia Press-Ford Indonesia unit Q1 sales down 52 pct -Kontan

Automobile distributor PT Motor Ford Indonesia, a unit of U.S.-listed Ford Motor Co, recorded a 52 percent fall in sales in the first quarter of this year from a year earlier, according to a report by the Indonesian automotive manufacturers association .

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4 hrs ago | Medgadget

Winners of Stanford Center on Longevity's Design Challenge Announced

The bowls are colored blue to add a visual contrast with the food within and their bottoms are slanted so the food naturally gathers together.

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9 hrs ago | Metropulse.com

'The Raid 2' Raises the Stakes on Indonesian Action

When Welsh filmmaker Gareth Evans made 2011's The Raid: Redemption , he didn't have time for self-indulgence.

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11 hrs ago | Suria

Singapore accepts Indonesia apology over...

Singapore on Wednesday welcomed an apology from Indonesia's military chief over the naming of a warship after two marines who staged a deadly bombing in the city-state in 1965.

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13 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Jokowi, Prabowo Are Foreign Investors' Choice As New Indonesian President

By Elmi Rizal Alias JAKARTA, April 16 -- Future presidential candidates, Joko Widodo or Jokowi from the Indonesian Democratic Party-Struggle and the Great Indonesian Movement Party founder, Prabowo Subianto, are two leaders who have become foreign investors' choice as the new president of Indonesia.

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17 hrs ago | Bloomberg

Cocoa Imports by Indonesia Jumping on Chocolate Demand

Cocoa purchases by Indonesia , the third-biggest grower, will probably increase fourfold to a record this year as the government plans to scrap an import tax, according to the country's grinders association.

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17 hrs ago | Asia News Network

JAKARTA: Indonesian gov't plans to reduce foreign borrowings

The Indonesian government will reduce the share of external debts to the country's total obligations to minimise dependence on foreign debt and mitigate currency risks, an official at the Finance Ministry has said.

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17 hrs ago | Asia News Network

JAKARTA: Online shopping in Indonesia seen to grow by 40%

Indonesians shop online mostly to buy fashion, cosmetic and electronic products; airline tickets, and tour packages, according to a survey conducted by Visa Worldwide Indonesia.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Straits Times

Veteran doctor charged with making false declaration

A veteran doctor and motoring writer already convicted of molesting a patient was charged on Wednesday with knowingly making a false declaration when trying to get his practising certificate.

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Hospitality Net

Patrick Murray has been appointed General Manager at Alila Jakarta, Indonesia

Patrick has over 30 years experience in the hospitality industry.He started his career with the Intercontinental Hotel in London before going on to work in some of the capital's most recognised hotels, including The Ritz Hotel, The Berkeley, Hyatt Carlton Tower and the Hyde Park Hotel before moving to Australia where he was part of the opening team ... (more)

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Outline Mini-COM.P.A.S.S. Line Array Covers Indonesiaa s Ballroom 89

Outline's Indonesian distributor Melodia Sound & Lighting Systems recently supplied a Mini-COM.P.A.S.S. line array to Surabaya's Ciputra World mall for its new fourth-floor ballroom.

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Suria

Continuing Education & Training campuses to be fully operational by H2 2014

SINGAPORE: The two national Continuing Education and Training campuses will be fully operational by the second half of this year, where they will be able to train some 50,000 workers annually.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Indonesian Armed Forces chief apologises over naming of warship

General Moeldoko told Channel NewsAsia that the Indonesian military had meant no ill-will, and had not intended to stir up emotions in Singapore.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Mahathir Prays Jokowi Will Be Elected As New Indonesian President

By Elmi Rizal Elias JAKARTA, April 14 -- Former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad prays that presidential candidate from the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle , Joko Widodo is elected as the new Indonesian president at the presidential election on July 9. "I pray for Bapak Jokowi to be elected as the next president," said Dr Mahathir to ... (more)

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Asopa People

Indonesian military crosses border at will in pursuit of OPM

The Indonesian consulate in Vanimo is demanding that the Papua New Guinea Defence Force attack the West Papuan refugees.

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The Straits Times

Effecting change in Indonesia

The Indonesian parliamentary election did not produce the decisive result observers believe is required for a hugely disparate country poised for take-off.

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Asopa People

This is how Indonesia treats West Papuans

WEDNESDAY 2 April marked a global day of action to call for the immediate and unconditional release of the 77 Papuan and Malukan political prisoners currently being held in Indonesian prisons.

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The Day

A new rabbi follows old traditions for Passover in New London

In the kitchen of their home Sunday afternoon, Daniel Robinson asked his wife Rabbi Rachel Safman whether they should throw out a bottle of vinegar he came across.

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Malaysian National News Agency

More Than One Party Needed To Come Up With Indonesia's Next President

By Elmi Rizal Alias JAKARTA -- If the quick count conducted for the Indonesian parliamentary polls on last Wednesday is anything to go by, the horse trading is on to come up with a presidential and vice-presidential candidate.

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The Straits Times

Indonesia elections: Golkar will form coalition with Hanura party, says chairman Bakrie

President candidate from the Golongan Karya party, an Indonesian tycoon Abu Rizal Bakrie, delivers his speech during the first week of campaigning for the legislative election in Jakarta on March 18, 2014.

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