Indonesia arrests four IS-linked suspects World

Indonesia arrests four IS-linked suspects

Four terrorist suspects were arrested in Surabaya, East Java, with links to the self-proclaimed Islamic State, Indonesia’s National Police Chief Gen. Badrodin Haiti said on June 15.
Indonesia reports less road accident fatalities during Ramadan World

Indonesia reports less road accident fatalities during Ramadan

The fatalities from traffic accidents during the celebration of the holy month of Ramadan and Homecoming festival Idul Fitri which fell from July 10-22 this year totalled 529, a year on year reduction of 17 percent, according to the Indonesian police.
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An Giang aims to tap huge potential

The Mekong Delta province of An Giang, which shares nearly 100 kilometres of its border with Cambodia, has enormous potential for socio-economic development, the Vietnam Investment Review (VIR) reported.
Ramadan month starts in Indonesia World

Ramadan month starts in Indonesia

The Muslim community in Indonesia- which makes up over 86 percent of the 240 million-strong population in the world’s largest Islamic country - began celebrating the Ramadan month on June 29.
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Indonesia ready to import 500,000 tonnes of rice

Indonesia’s state buyer Bulog must prepare to import 500,000 tonnes of rice, Deputy Minister of Agriculture Rusman Heriawan said on June 24, a move to accommodate a surge in demand linked to the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan starting the next two days.
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Indonesia ready to import 500,000 tonnes of rice

Indonesia’s state buyer Bulog must prepare to import 500,000 tonnes of rice, Deputy Minister of Agriculture Rusman Heriawan said on June 24, a move to accommodate a surge in demand linked to the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan starting the next two days.
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Indonesia, Palestine step up cooperation

Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah on February 28 paid an official visit to Indonesia to attend the second conference on Cooperation among East Asian Countries for Palestinian Development (CEAPAD II)
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Indonesia: Remittance up during Ramadan

Remittance poured into Indonesia during the month of Ramadan and the festival of Idul Fitri increased by 25 percent to 15 trillion Rp (1.46 billion USD).