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How Can Indonesia Manage Its Concerns About BRI Investments?
May 09, 2019
How Can Indonesia Manage Its Concerns About BRI Investments?
Jakarta may welcome, and need, Chinese investment; but it needs to mitigate the risks.
How Can Indonesia Manage Its Concerns About BRI Investments?
Nyadran: A Unique Javanese Tradition Welcoming Ramadan
May 08, 2019
Nyadran: A Unique Javanese Tradition Welcoming Ramadan
Before the month of Ramadan begins, Javanese Muslims hold what’s known as the Nyadran ritual.
Nyadran: A Unique Javanese Tradition Welcoming Ramadan
To Buru Island: A Journey to the Dark Side of Indonesia’s Past
May 07, 2019
To Buru Island: A Journey to the Dark Side of Indonesia’s Past
Mars Noersmono’s story is a first-person account of a nation’s shame.
To Buru Island: A Journey to the Dark Side of Indonesia’s Past
Indonesia’s Surprisingly Quiet Election
April 23, 2019
Indonesia’s Surprisingly Quiet Election
In an era of increased electoral polarization and agitation, what are the lessons of Indonesia’s tame campaign?
Indonesia’s Surprisingly Quiet Election
Indonesian Elections: Scenes From Aceh
April 19, 2019
Indonesian Elections: Scenes From Aceh
The northernmost and most conservative province of Aceh is a stronghold for opposition candidate Prabowo Subianto.
Indonesian Elections: Scenes From Aceh
The Evolving Australia-Indonesia Relationship Amid Election Season
April 19, 2019
The Evolving Australia-Indonesia Relationship Amid Election Season
With Jokowi likely scoring another term in Indonesia, the bilateral relationship’s direction balances on Australia’s pending polls.
The Evolving Australia-Indonesia Relationship Amid Election Season
Will Foreign Policy Matter in Indonesia’s Presidential Election?
April 06, 2019
Will Foreign Policy Matter in Indonesia’s Presidential Election?
Under what conditions does foreign policy influence voters?
Will Foreign Policy Matter in Indonesia’s Presidential Election?
How Can Indonesia Take Advantage of the Belt and Road's Opportunities?
March 20, 2019
How Can Indonesia Take Advantage of the Belt and Road's Opportunities?
The BRI is a double-edged sword, how can Indonesia take advantage of the benefits and avoid the pitfalls?
How Can Indonesia Take Advantage of the Belt and Road's Opportunities?
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative an Opportunity for Indonesian Renewable Energy?
January 09, 2019
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative an Opportunity for Indonesian Renewable Energy?
Is there a significant role for BRI to play in the Indonesian renewable energy sector?
Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative an Opportunity for Indonesian Renewable Energy?
After the Tsunami in Indonesia's Sunda Strait
December 26, 2018
After the Tsunami in Indonesia's Sunda Strait
Indonesia has again been devastated by a tsunami, this time without warning.
After the Tsunami in Indonesia's Sunda Strait
Massacre in Nduga: Indonesia’s Papuan Insurgency
December 24, 2018
Massacre in Nduga: Indonesia’s Papuan Insurgency
The recent killings highlight how Indonesia’s attempts to use economic inducements to secure peace in Papua are failing.
Massacre in Nduga: Indonesia’s Papuan Insurgency
Indonesia’s Year of Dithering Dangerously
December 19, 2018
Indonesia’s Year of Dithering Dangerously
Why did Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo skip the G-20?
Indonesia’s Year of Dithering Dangerously
The Rise of Discriminatory Bylaws in Indonesia
December 08, 2018
The Rise of Discriminatory Bylaws in Indonesia
How can Indonesia deal with discriminatory regional bylaws?
The Rise of Discriminatory Bylaws in Indonesia
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
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