ASIAD 2018: Closing ceremony highlights solidarity spirit ASEAN

ASIAD 2018: Closing ceremony highlights solidarity spirit

The 2018 Asian Games (ASIAD) closed in a glittering ceremony in Jakarta’s Gelora Bung Karno Main Stadium on September 2, delivering a message of solidarity in the region as athletes were not grouped by their countries and territories, but by the sports.
Another earthquake hits Indonesia’s Lombok island ASEAN

Another earthquake hits Indonesia’s Lombok island

A 6.3-magnitude earthquake rocked Lombok island in Indonesia’s West Nusa Tenggara province on August 19, just two weeks after a quake which killed 460 people, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS). ​
RoK, DPRK officials meet in Indonesia World

RoK, DPRK officials meet in Indonesia

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon met with Deputy Prime Minister Ri Ryong-nam of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) in Jakarta on August 18 just before the opening ceremony of the Asian Games 2018.
Sympathies to Indonesia over losses caused by earthquake Politics

Sympathies to Indonesia over losses caused by earthquake

President Tran Dai Quang and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 7 expressed their sympathies to Indonesian President Joko Widodo over the great losses in human and property caused by the earthquakes on July 29 and August 5 in northeastern Lombok Utara in Nusa Tenggara Barat province.
Death toll from quake in Indonesia rises to 91 World

Death toll from quake in Indonesia rises to 91

The death toll from a 7-magnitude earthquake that recently struck Indonesia’s tourist island of Lombok on August 5 has risen to 91, said the Indonesia National Board for Disaster Management (BNPB).
Indonesia, Singapore discuss investment at Kendal IP ASEAN

Indonesia, Singapore discuss investment at Kendal IP

Indonesian President Joko Widodo on July 19 met with Singaporean Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean in Jakarta to discuss a number of issues, including investment at the Kendal Industrial Park (KIP), reported Indonesia’s news agency Antara.
Indonesia holds local elections World

Indonesia holds local elections

People across 17 provinces, 39 cities and 115 districts in Indonesia on June 27 went to the polls to elect heads and deputy heads of the administrative units.