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Indonesian police smash plot to plant bomb in mosque

Police of Indonesia’s Central Kalimantan province have arrested a terror suspect, who had placed a homemade bomb inside the Nurul Yaqin Mosque, Kuala Pembuang, Pembuang Hilir, Indonesia’s Antara news agency reported.
Indonesia considers strengthening naval force’s ability World

Indonesia considers strengthening naval force’s ability

Indonesia’s Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment Luhut Pandjaitan has proposed the purchase of ocean going vessels to strengthen the country’s capability of safeguarding its territorial waters and exclusive economic zone (EEZ) rights from violations by foreign ships.
Toyota to produce electric vehicles in Indonesia World

Toyota to produce electric vehicles in Indonesia

PT Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indonesia (TMMIN) is ready to start battery electric vehicle (BEV) production at its factory located in Karawang, West Java, though its type had yet to be made public, Indonesia’s Antara News Agency reported.
Indonesia investigates possible ISIS link in Papua riots World

Indonesia investigates possible ISIS link in Papua riots

The Indonesian National Police's Counterterrorism Squad, Densus 88, is probing a likely involvement of the Islamic state (ISIS) group in a string of riots in the Indonesian provinces of Papua and West Papua, Indonesia’s Antara News Agency reported.
Indonesia’s external debt still under control: BI World

Indonesia’s external debt still under control: BI

Indonesia’s external debt remained under control at healthy levels, apparent from its about 37 percent external debt-to-Gross Domestic Product ratio at the end of February, relatively unchanged from the earlier month and within the average of peer nations, according to a statement from the Bank Indonesia (BI).
DPRK Chairman’s visit to Vietnam spotlighted World

DPRK Chairman’s visit to Vietnam spotlighted

International news agencies on February 26 published various articles on the arrival of Chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK) and the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong-un in Vietnam earlier the same day, beginning an official friendship visit to the country and attending the DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit Vietnam.
Indonesia, EU discuss trade, investment issues World

Indonesia, EU discuss trade, investment issues

Indonesia and the European Union (EU) has held the ninth meeting of their working group on trade and investment (WGTI) in Brussels, Belgium, to discuss the latest issues in the fields of trade and investment, according to Antara news agency.
Indonesia-Africa forum opens in Bali World

Indonesia-Africa forum opens in Bali

The Indonesian government hosted the Indonesia-Africa Forum (IAF) in Bali from April 10-11 in a commitment to strengthening partnership with African countries.
Indonesia wins 12 awards at WSIS 2018 forum in Geneva World

Indonesia wins 12 awards at WSIS 2018 forum in Geneva

Indonesia’s 12 initiatives in information and communication technology won awards from the United Nations during the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum 2018 in Geneva, according to the Antara news agency.
Indonesia likely to stop salt import in 2020 World

Indonesia likely to stop salt import in 2020

Indonesian Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Luhut Binsar Panjaitan has called for a stop to the import of salt for industries in 2020, according to the ANTARA news agency.