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Is the Philippines Violent Drug War Spreading to Indonesia?
October 06, 2017
Is the Philippines Violent Drug War Spreading to Indonesia?
The war on drugs is popular, even as the bodies pile up.
Is the Philippines Violent Drug War Spreading to Indonesia?
Australia Tries to Unlock the Benefits of Proximity with Indonesia
October 05, 2017
Australia Tries to Unlock the Benefits of Proximity with Indonesia
Put simply: Australia has yet to see Indonesia as an opportunity.
Australia Tries to Unlock the Benefits of Proximity with Indonesia
Mount Agung Rumbles, Residents Evacuate
October 03, 2017
Mount Agung Rumbles, Residents Evacuate
140,000 people have been evacuated as one of Bali’s volcanoes shows signs of a pending eruption.
Mount Agung Rumbles, Residents Evacuate
MIKTA’s Next Steps
September 27, 2017
MIKTA’s Next Steps
Its members -- Mexico, Indonesia, South Korea, Turkey and Australia -- have some shared and some divergent interests.
MIKTA’s Next Steps
The Paris Agreement: Can Indonesia Be The Next Brazil?
September 22, 2017
The Paris Agreement: Can Indonesia Be The Next Brazil?
Brazil’s dropping GHG emissions are linked to its efforts to reduce deforestation, something Indonesia may want to emulate.
The Paris Agreement: Can Indonesia Be The Next Brazil?
What is the Future of Integration and Inequality in ASEAN?
September 15, 2017
What is the Future of Integration and Inequality in ASEAN?
Southeast Asia should be more conscious of inequality now while it is still rapidly developing.
What is the Future of Integration and Inequality in ASEAN?
Indonesia’s Corruption Eradication Commission Law Weathers the Storm, For Now
September 07, 2017
Indonesia’s Corruption Eradication Commission Law Weathers the Storm, For Now
The commission has won international praise, but faces challenges at home.
Indonesia’s Corruption Eradication Commission Law Weathers the Storm, For Now
A $50 Billion ‘Breakthrough’ For Timor-Leste?
September 04, 2017
A $50 Billion ‘Breakthrough’ For Timor-Leste?
Australia and Timor-Leste are moving toward an “historic” agreement.
A $50 Billion ‘Breakthrough’ For Timor-Leste?
After Ahok: Indonesia Grapples with the Rise of Political Islam
September 01, 2017
After Ahok: Indonesia Grapples with the Rise of Political Islam
For decades, Indonesian society has experienced a slow process of Islamization. In 2017, the pace picked up.
After Ahok: Indonesia Grapples with the Rise of Political Islam
Indonesia's Heavy Metal Hijab-Clad Teens
August 31, 2017
Indonesia's Heavy Metal Hijab-Clad Teens
These girls rock, fighting stereotypes with music.
Indonesia's Heavy Metal Hijab-Clad Teens
Asia’s Rate Gap Widens Amid Capital Outflow Risks
August 28, 2017
Asia’s Rate Gap Widens Amid Capital Outflow Risks
While emerging markets continue to rally, risks have intensified for those most exposed to capital outflows.
Asia’s Rate Gap Widens Amid Capital Outflow Risks
‘Relax, It’s Just Religion,’ Says Indonesian Author
August 23, 2017
‘Relax, It’s Just Religion,’ Says Indonesian Author
To foster tolerance, Feby Indirani's new book encourages understanding through humor.
‘Relax, It’s Just Religion,’ Says Indonesian Author
Indonesia and Libya are Restoring Ties in Post-Gaddafi Era
April 29, 2017
Indonesia and Libya are Restoring Ties in Post-Gaddafi Era
The Arab Spring caused a break in relations, but the two countries are on track in rebuilding their partnership.
Indonesia and Libya are Restoring Ties in Post-Gaddafi Era
Time for ASEAN to Take Human Rights Seriously
February 25, 2017
Time for ASEAN to Take Human Rights Seriously
To serve as a model regional organization, ASEAN can no longer ignore human rights violations.
Time for ASEAN to Take Human Rights Seriously
Indonesia Wrangles With Its Own 'Fake News' Crisis, Made in China
January 23, 2017
Indonesia Wrangles With Its Own 'Fake News' Crisis, Made in China
Fake news is dominating discussions in Indonesia too -- a nation divided along ethnic and sectarian lines.
Indonesia Wrangles With Its Own 'Fake News' Crisis, Made in China
102 Killed in Aceh Quake, Mercifully No Tsunami
December 09, 2016
102 Killed in Aceh Quake, Mercifully No Tsunami
The quake -- so near the site of 2004's immense devastation -- has destroyed hundreds of buildings.
102 Killed in Aceh Quake, Mercifully No Tsunami
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