japanese consul general optimistic of relations with

Malang, East Java - Japanese Consul General Surabaya is upbeat of Indonesia-Japan relations growing from strength to strength, particularly in the cultural field, including through holding Japanese Culture Festival at Universitas Brawijaya, Malang, East Java.. ... Temple Culture Festival..

indonesia: new book on ethnic, religious violence

The 280-page book, Race, Islam and Power Ethnic and Religious Violence Post-Suharto Indonesia, was published by Monash University Publishing week before Indonesia's general elections on April 17, 2019. ... he introduced long-form reporting Indonesia, said Elaine Pearson,..

indonesia president has big poll lead as election nears

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Opinion surveys two weeks ahead of presidential and legislative elections in the world's third-largest democracy show Indonesian President Joko Widodo and his ruling coalition maintaining large lead over the rival camp.. ... Subianto's campaign has focused on what he sees as..


Indonesia is urged to amend the law to uphold rights while meeting security concerns. ‎ ... Indonesia has imprisoned more holding demonstrations, and raising separatist flags.. ..

indonesia’s imminent presidential election

recent survey by one of the more reliable public opinion firms Indonesia gave Jokowi 55 percent approval rating compared to 35 percent for Subianto. ... The outcome for long-term U.S.- Indonesia relations would be victory for Jokowi that makes it easier for him to fix some of the..

us-china trade war is a ‘blessing in disguise’ for

There is also some blessing in disguise for country like Indonesia, other than China, Airlangga Hartarto told RT when asked about the consequences of the trade war.. The minister added that Indonesia can benefit from more investment in the country, while the region may even become more..

#metoo comes to indonesia – asia sentinel

By indecent telephone calls from the school, Recently teacher named Baiq Nuril Maknun on Indonesia's Lombok island was harassed's principal, and over and over asked her to join him in room for tryst.. ... Sexual violence against Indonesia, traditional male-dominated society, is sparking..

asia/indonesia - catholic women are committed to promoting

This was reiterated by over 600 delegates attending Congress of Catholic Women's Association of Indonesia, coming from the 37 dioceses of the country. ... President Justina Rostiawati recalled that Association has carried out numerous interreligious programs for emancipation, economic well-being..

6.1-magnitude quake strikes indonesia

Jakarta,   An earthquake measuring 6.1 on Richter scale struck Indonesia's Sulawesi on Friday and there were no immediate reports of casualties.. ... Indonesia's ever tremor struck Sumatra in 2014 and triggered tsunami that killed 280,000 people in around dozen countries along Indian..

press briefing on upcoming asia trip – the 1600 report

Then the morning of the 10th - the 10th is Heroes Day Indonesia, major holiday, so President will begin the day by laying wreath at Heroes Cemetery Jakarta. But he'll deliver speech to Indonesian people, and in that speech he'll have chance talk about the partnership that we're building with..


America and other states have long pressured Indonesia to clamp down on violent Islamic extremists. ... al-Qaida Southeast Asia said last month that al-Qaida was trying to foment Indonesia. ..

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