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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...
Indonesian workers demand 50% minimum wage rise

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Around 7,000 Indonesian workers took to the streets of the capital Jakarta on October 17, demanding that the government raise wages and adding to...
Real estate prices heating up in Indonesia

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Rising property prices in Indonesia are starting to cause concern whether the sector is starting to heat up to an extent that might cause...
Japan eyes Indonesian rail projects

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The Japanese government has agreed with Indonesia to conduct next year its first feasibility study on introducing Japan's bullet train technology to the Southeast...
Indonesia, South Korea to complete trade talks

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South Korea and Indonesia on October 12 agreed to complete negotiations on an economic pact that includes free trade provisions by the end of...
India, Indonesia to team up for food security

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Eager to add “further depth and content” to the strategic partnership established in 2005, India and Indonesia on October 11 decided to join hands...