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Indonesia’s mining exports in limbo

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Indonesia's metal ore and concentrate exports have ground to a complete halt, government officials said on January 24, signalling the turmoil in the mining...
Indonesia aims at 15% more foreign investment

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Indonesia on January 21 set an ambitious target of attracting 15 per cent more foreign investment in 2014 than in 2013, a challenging goal...
Sydney issues travel warning for Indonesia

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Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs has issued a travel warning for Indonesia, including the tourist hotspot of Bali, because of the "high threat of...
Indonesia hopeful to achieve 2013 foreign arrival target

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The Indonesian government is optimistic about achieving its target of 8.6 million foreign tourist arrivals in 2013, and places yet another target for 2014...
Japan to lend Indonesia $1.46b for infrastructure

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Japan will provide Indonesia with a total of $1.46 billion in loans for the country to boost development of vital infrastructure in the coming...
Indonesia eyes 8.6 million tourists in 2013

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With a growth of 8.36 per cent in international tourist arrivals to Indonesia in the first 10 months of 2013 compared to the same...
General Motors sets sight on Indonesia

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US car maker General Motors (GM) is trying to break the Japanese stranglehold on the popular family car market in Indonesia, where it sees...
Islamic group burns condoms in Indonesia

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A hard-line Muslim group in Indonesia has burnt condoms outside the country's health ministry in Jakarta to protest against National Condom Week, an annual...
Russia-Indonesia trade to reach $3b

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Trade turnover between Russia and Indonesia will reach $3 billion by the end of 2013, Russia's Ambassador to Jakarta Mikhail Galuzin said in an...
Aussies strike back: ‘Indonesia spying on us’

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After a spying scandal involving Australian intelligence who allegedly tapped the Indonesian president's phone escalated in deteriorating relations between the two countries and harsh...
Aussie cattle industry concerned over Indonesia rift

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The head of Australia's biggest live cattle exporter is urging a swift diplomatic resolution to the growing rift between the Australian government and Indonesia...
Australian flags burn in Indonesia

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Protests about Australia's spying on Indonesia moved from the palace to the streets on November 21 with the hardline "Red and White Brigade" rallying...
Foreign investors eye Indonesia airports

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Indonesia's need for more and better airports is drawing strong interest from foreign transport and construction companies, hungry for a slice of the action...
Garuda to order up to 250 new planes

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Indonesia's national airline Garuda could purchase 250 aircraft in the decade ending 2025 to take advantage of a surge in travel demand in Southeast...
Illegal logging costs Indonesia $7b

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Illegal logging and mismanagement of Indonesia’s forestry industry may have prevented more than $7 billion flowing to state coffers from 2007 to 2011, costing...
Southeast Asian nations angry over NSA spying

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Southeast Asian governments - together with China - have demanded an explanation from Washington over media reports that US and Australian embassies in the...
Holiday Inn targets Southeast Asia

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Economy hotel chain Holiday Inn is pushing into Southeast Asia and China with the aim to capture a share of the ballooning numbers of...
Indonesia discovers North Korea as trading partner

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Indonesia's foreign minister held talks with his North Korean counterpart during a rare official visit to the secretive nation, seeking to boost trade ties...