Indonesia prepares for Asian Games 2018 World

Indonesia prepares for Asian Games 2018

Indonesian President Joko Widodo met a delegation of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) led by its chairman Sheikh Fahad Al-Sabah to discuss preparation for the 18th Asian Games (ASIAD 18).
Indonesia detects 27 forest fire hotspots World

Indonesia detects 27 forest fire hotspots

Indonesia’s Terra and Aqua satellites have detected 27 hotspots with risk of forest fire in seven provinces of Sumatra archipelago, according to the Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG).
Party leader thanks Indonesian President Politics

Party leader thanks Indonesian President

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has sent a thank-you message to Indonesia President Joko Widodo after leaving Jakarta, wrapping up an official visit to the country from August 22 to 24.
Vietnam, Indonesia sign cooperation agreements Politics

Vietnam, Indonesia sign cooperation agreements

Vietnam’s Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and Indonesian President Joko Widodo witnessed the signing of a series of cooperation documents between the two countries in Jakarta on August 23 following their talks.
Indonesia’s FDI rises 10.6 percent in Q2 World

Indonesia’s FDI rises 10.6 percent in Q2

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Indonesia rose by 10.6 percent to 8.2 billion USD in the second quarter of 2017, according to statistics released by the country’s Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM).
Indonesia issues decree to ban extremist groups World

Indonesia issues decree to ban extremist groups

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has issued a decree banning organisations that oppose the official state ideology, aiming to prevent the expansion of radical Islamic groups in the country.