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.
Indonesia, Turkey begin CEPA negotiations  World

Indonesia, Turkey begin CEPA negotiations

Indonesia and Turkey have officially started negotiations of the Indonesia-Turkey Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IT-CEPA) during Indonesian President Joko Widodo’s state visit to Turkey.
Indonesia speeds up anti-terrorism bill revision World

Indonesia speeds up anti-terrorism bill revision

Indonesian President Joko Widodo called for efforts of lawmakers to accelerate discussion for revision of the anti-terrorism bill, aiming to create an official legal framework for the country’s counter-terrorism activities.
Indonesia, Philippines sign 12 agreements World

Indonesia, Philippines sign 12 agreements

The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin) has held business dialogues and signed 12 memoranda of understanding (MoU) with Philippine partners during President Joko Widodo’s visit to the Philippines.
Indonesian President to visit Hong Kong World

Indonesian President to visit Hong Kong

Indonesian President Joko Widodo will visit Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (China) on April 30 after attending the 30th ASEAN Summit in the Philippines.
US Vice President visits Indonesia World

US Vice President visits Indonesia

US Vice President Michael Pence arrived at the Halim Perdana Kusuma Airport in Jakarta on late April 19, starting his two-day visit to Indonesia.