Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 10:43:28

Jakarta

Minister: Terrorism threats remain in Indonesia

World

Minister: Terrorism threats remain in Indonesia

Indonesian Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs Wiranto has stated that Indonesia remains under real threat of terrorism and that the National Agency for Combating Terrorism (BNPT) cannot work alone in countering it.

Indonesia works to improve rice irrigation

World

Indonesia works to improve rice irrigation

The Indonesian government plans to continue building dams to irrigate paddy fields as existing facilities can irrigate only 11 percent, or 780,000 ha, of paddy fields, according to a recent broadcast.

ASEAN, UK tighten cooperation after Brexit

ASEAN

ASEAN, UK tighten cooperation after Brexit

The UK and member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have agreed to maintain close ties via official channels following Brexit, during a meeting at the ASEAN Secretariat’s headquarters in Jakarta on January 10.