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Nigerian-Indonesian Couple In Custody for Alleged Facebook Fraud

A Nigerian-Indonesian couple, identified only by their initials ASE and SD were arrested for allegedly committing fraud using Facebook. ASE reportedly posed as a United...

Rohingya Muslim Rescued At Sea Off Sumatra

Indonesian fishermen have rescued at least five Rohingya off the island of Sumatra in the early hours of April 6 and brought them ashore, officials said, in the first...

Benefits of Outsourcing HR Services in Indonesia

Outsourcing HR services in Indonesia allows you to grow your business faster. Whether it be outsourcing payroll, fulfilling tax compliance or hiring and terminating...

The Holy Grail of Coworking Space

Technology is widely regarded as a key driver of global economic growth. Across the world, whole industries and sectors are being transformed by new technology that...

Sun, Sea and Sand in Sawarna

Sawarna is a hidden gem situated on the south-west coast of Java in Banten Province. Much less popular than its better-known neighbours Pelabuhan Ratu and Anyer, it...

More than 50 People Dead This Month After Consuming Bootleg Liquor

More than 50 people have died this month from drinking bootleg alcohol in Indonesia, police and health officials said, including 11 on Monday. Alcohol is available in...

Bulgarian Arrested for ATM Skimming Case Shot Dead

The Jakarta Police general crimes unit shot to death a man of Bulgarian nationality who was allegedly involved in an ATM skimming case. The shooting happened two weeks...

Facebook Faces Investigation by Indonesian Police Over Data Breach

Facebook is now facing possible criminal sanctions in Indonesia as police begin to investigate whether the social-media company breached privacy laws and allowed the...

Indonesian Communications Minister Threatens to Ban Facebook in the Country

Indonesian Communications Minister Rudiantara has threatened to shut down Facebook Inc if there is any evidence the personal data of citizens is being harvested or the...

Masterchef UK Judges Anger Malaysians, Indonesians Over Rendang

British cooking show Masterchef has angered netizens in Malaysia and Indonesia over its elimination of a contestant because her chicken rendang “wasn’t crispy”....

6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Indonesia’s Tanimbar Islands

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck off eastern Indonesia in the early hours of Monday and triggered a brief tsunami alert that was swiftly lifted, according to seismic...

Indonesia wants Australia to be part of ASEAN

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has showed his support for Australia to join the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, ahead of a special summit in Sydney....

Baguettes and Rice

Throughout my twenty years of teaching EFL in Indonesia, we – that is my noble fellow teachers and myself – tended to regard Cambodia as below us in terms of...

Indonesia Prepares For IMF-World Bank Meeting To Take Place in Bali

The Indonesian government is going all-out on its preparation to host the upcoming IMF-World Bank annual meeting this October. It is set to take place on the...