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Indonesia police hunt suspected militants after four killed on island

Nov 28 2020

JAKARTA Police in Indonesia were on Saturday hunting suspected militants accused of killing four people said by rights groups to be Christians, beheading one and burning down their homes.

Indonesian minister named as suspect in lobster export corruption probe

Nov 25 2020

JAKARTA Indonesia's fisheries minister was charged with bribery on Wednesday by the country's anti-graft agency after simultaneous raids as part of an investigation into alleged corruption in the export of baby lobsters.

UPDATE 2-Indonesian minister named as suspect in lobster export corruption probe

Nov 25 2020

JAKARTA, Nov 25 Indonesia's fisheries minister was charged with bribery on Wednesday by the country's anti-graft agency after simultaneous raids as part of an investigation into alleged corruption in the export of baby lobsters.

Indonesian fisheries minister arrested by anti-graft agency

Nov 24 2020

JAKARTA, Nov 25 Anti-graft officials arrested Indonesia's minister for maritime affairs and fisheries, Edhy Prabowo, early on Wednesday, an agency spokesman said, without giving a reason for the detention.

Indonesia hits half million virus cases as infection spike strains hospitals

Nov 23 2020

JAKARTA Indonesia reached a grim milestone on Monday in surpassing more than half a million coronavirus cases, as average new daily infections hit a record and hospitals in the country's most populated province edged closer to capacity. | Video

In Indonesia, making of a mayor sparks talk of nation's newest dynasty

Nov 18 2020

SURAKARTA, Indonesia Running against an obscure rival, the son of Indonesian President Joko Widodo is expected to cruise to victory in an election next month for the post his father once held as mayor of Surakarta.

Indonesia's mass vaccination plan faces delay over emergency approval

Nov 17 2020

JAKARTA Indonesian President Joko Widodo's push for mass vaccinations to be rolled out in December faces a delay after the country's food and drugs agency warned it will not be able to give emergency authoritisation until late January due to incomplete data.

Exclusive: Indonesia sovereign wealth fund aims to raise $15 billion by offering multiple funds

Nov 16 2020

JAKARTA Indonesia's new sovereign wealth fund will offer dedicated industry funds in a bid to drum up $15 billion investment and deepen access to global capital by Southeast Asia's biggest economy, finance minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati told Reuters.

Exclusive: Indonesia to start mass COVID-19 vaccination this year - President

Nov 13 2020

JAKARTA Indonesia has sought emergency authorisation to start a mass vaccination campaign by the end of the year to combat the coronavirus in the archipelago, the Southeast Asian nation's president said on Friday. | Video

Exclusive: Indonesia to start mass COVID-19 vaccination this year - President

Nov 13 2020

JAKARTA Indonesia has sought emergency authorisation to start a mass vaccination campaign by the end of the year to combat the coronavirus in the archipelago, the Southeast Asian nation's president said on Friday. | Video

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