Posts Tagged ‘Indonesia’

Widodo looks set for election win, challenger says no

JAKARTA • Indonesian President Joko Widodo appeared set for a second term as “quick count” results from yesterday’s election rolled in, but his challenger ...

Indonesia’s ‘everyman’ leader on track to beat firebrand ex-general

Widodo pointed to his ambitious drive to build much-needed roads, airports and other infrastructure across SE Asia’s largest economy
By AFP JAKARTA • ...

Planes, rebels and elephants — Indonesia gears up for jumbo polls

Today, over 190m voters in the Indonesia will cast their votes, with election commission battling downpours, voter fraud and damaging cyber attacks
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Indonesia presidential race pits heavy metal against the general

The world’s 3rd-biggest democracy will hold its general election tomorrow, with 245,000 candidates running for public office
JAKARTA • Indonesia’s ...

Indonesia chases Volvo and Renault investment in EVs

This comes as its govt eyes production of 750,000 EVs in SE Asia’s largest market for cars by 2030
By BLOOMBERG JAKARTA • Indonesia is seeking ...

Malaysia, Indonesia pressure EU over proposed palm oil ban

By AFIQ AZIZ / Pic By TMR
Malaysia and Indonesia continue to exert pressure on European Union (EU) leaders on the proposed palm oil ban, saying that ...

Indonesia presidential race heats up amid rallies

JAKARTA • Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto (picture) called for change in a rally yesterday, talking down the government’s economic ...

Indonesia, M’sia visit Brussels 
on biofuel curbs

By BLOOMBERG
Officials of top palm oil growers, Malaysia and Indonesia, will visit Brussels this week to voice their objection to the European Union’s ...

Indonesia rate on hold

By BLOOMBERG
JAKARTA • Bank Indonesia (BI) is keeping interest rates unchanged for the moment, given global uncertainties, and will turn to ...

Faulty 737 sensor in deadly Lion Air crash linked to US repairer

Accident investigators in Indonesia and US examining work that a Florida repair shop performed on so called angle-of-attack sensor
By BLOOMBERG ...

Cybersecurity company EC-Council mulls stake sale

HONG KONG • EC-Council, the cybersecurity certification company owned by Malaysian entrepreneur Jay Bavisi, is exploring options including a sale of ...

Indonesia’s Opposition cries foul over voter list ahead of poll

JAKARTA • Indonesia’s Opposition has warned of street protests if irregularities in the country’s electoral roll are not resolved before the presidential ...