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No, English is Not a Threat to Bahasa Indonesia
November 10, 2018
No, English is Not a Threat to Bahasa Indonesia
Speaking other languages, especially English, is indispensable for Indonesia if it wants to better improve its economy.
No, English is Not a Threat to Bahasa Indonesia
Saudi Arabian Relations Under Strain in Southeast Asia
November 07, 2018
Saudi Arabian Relations Under Strain in Southeast Asia
Saudi Arabia's relations with Malaysia and Indonesia, in particular, are worth watching for signs of cooling enthusiasm.
Saudi Arabian Relations Under Strain in Southeast Asia
Free Speech and Democracy Under Threat in Indonesia
October 20, 2018
Free Speech and Democracy Under Threat in Indonesia
Democratic gains are being threatened by rising intolerance, new legislation, and emboldened conservative Islamic groups.
Free Speech and Democracy Under Threat in Indonesia
Indonesian Elections: Getting Realistic About Millennial Votes
October 12, 2018
Indonesian Elections: Getting Realistic About Millennial Votes
Millennials make up about 42 percent of Indonesia’s total registered voters.
Indonesian Elections: Getting Realistic About Millennial Votes
Indonesia Devastated by Tsunami, Time Running Out
October 05, 2018
Indonesia Devastated by Tsunami, Time Running Out
As of October 4, the death toll had risen to 1,424.
Indonesia Devastated by Tsunami, Time Running Out
Jokowi and Subianto Set to Duel Over the Economy
August 23, 2018
Jokowi and Subianto Set to Duel Over the Economy
The battle for the Indonesian presidency looks set to turn on economic matters.
Jokowi and Subianto Set to Duel Over the Economy
13 Years of Peace Without Justice or Truth in Aceh
August 15, 2018
13 Years of Peace Without Justice or Truth in Aceh
There may be peace in Aceh, but truth and justice remain elusive.
13 Years of Peace Without Justice or Truth in Aceh
What Drives Indonesia's Pacific Island Strategy?
August 13, 2018
What Drives Indonesia's Pacific Island Strategy?
Jakarta is courting Pacific Island states, hoping to change regional positions on the West Papua issue.
What Drives Indonesia's Pacific Island Strategy?
Submarines in the South China Sea Conflict
August 10, 2018
Submarines in the South China Sea Conflict
Since 1991, five of seven countries with a claim in the South China Sea have purchased at least one attack submarine.
Submarines in the South China Sea Conflict
Indonesia’s Aging Farmers
July 12, 2018
Indonesia’s Aging Farmers
Fewer young people are looking to work the paddies, threatening Indonesia's dream of rice self-sufficiency.
Indonesia’s Aging Farmers
Indonesia’s Booming Tourism Industry
June 07, 2018
Indonesia’s Booming Tourism Industry
What growth in Indonesia's tourism sector tells us about Jokowi’s economic policies.
Indonesia’s Booming Tourism Industry
Indonesia’s Looming Energy Challenges
June 01, 2018
Indonesia’s Looming Energy Challenges
As the country heads to elections next year, assessing progress of the government’s energy policies will be key.
Indonesia’s Looming Energy Challenges
The Untold Story of Indonesian Deforestation
May 25, 2018
The Untold Story of Indonesian Deforestation
What’s happened to Indonesia’s forests?
The Untold Story of Indonesian Deforestation
Counting Down to Indonesia’s Presidential Election
May 22, 2018
Counting Down to Indonesia’s Presidential Election
Indonesian democracy will be put to the test next year, with Jokowi most likely facing off against Prabowo again.
Counting Down to Indonesia’s Presidential Election
What’s in Indonesia’s Indo-Pacific Cooperation Concept?
May 16, 2018
What’s in Indonesia’s Indo-Pacific Cooperation Concept?
The articulation of ASEAN’s own Indo-Pacific concept may pre-empt competitive narratives from Washington or Beijing.
What’s in Indonesia’s Indo-Pacific Cooperation Concept?
What Is the Nature of Power in the Asia-Pacific and Who Wields It?
May 11, 2018
What Is the Nature of Power in the Asia-Pacific and Who Wields It?
A new tool helps rank Asian states by their relative and absolute power rankings across a variety of measures.
What Is the Nature of Power in the Asia-Pacific and Who Wields It?
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