The beat of dangdut music is a familiar soundtrack to daily life in Indonesian rural and urban villages.
The chief of Indonesia police’s anti-terror squad has warned that violent extremism still poses a danger, admitting authorities are powerless to stop jihadists from spreading their ideology on social media.
Inflation in the wake of a recent fuel price increase has child protection specialists worried that the number of school dropouts is trending upwards.
Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi highlighted Indonesia’s role in strengthening global health infrastructure through the Financial Intermediary Fund (FIF) Program agreed upon by G20 under Indonesia’s presidency.
On 18 September, renowned Indonesian scholar of Islam Professor Azyumardi Azra died suddenly of a heart attack. He was in Kuala Lumpur, where he was to participate in a seminar on “cosmopolitan Islam”.
But Jakarta is likely to weigh carefully the domestic political benefits of cheap oil against possible international blowback.
Indonesian palm oil producers are whittling down their hefty inventory overhang with discounts versus rivals and aggressive sales to India.
In a coastal community on Indonesia’s Java island, villagers must constantly take soil and stones to local graveyards to secure the resting places of their dead friends and relatives.
An inconspicuous yet important agenda for Indonesian President Joko Widodo is getting underway as the world’s
most populous Muslim nation aims to bring radicals under control.
Indonesia is not a wheat producer. However, there is actually research that has been running for more than two decades to develop tropical wheat in Indonesia.
In the Indonesian part of the island of Borneo, the Indigenous community of Sungai Utik has been protecting 10,000 hectares of land for decades, defending their forests from industry and obtaining hard-fought land rights.
Indonesia’s Foreign Minister has taken part in a handover ceremony at the Friendship Hall, a multi-purpose sports venue funded by Indonesia and built for the Pacific Games.
The global pandemic has accelerated digital transformation in healthcare and spotlighted the urgent need for interoperability among information technology systems.