HEADLINES

December 22, 2006

Bali ‘Safe’

Bali ‘Safe’: A leading Australian private security company has been conducting a security audit of Bali to assist in making – Read More...
December 22, 2006

In a Decade, 360 Borneo Species Discovered

A new species of insect, animal or plant is discovered every month in Borneo, conservation group WWF said this week – Read More...
December 22, 2006

Possible Breakthrough in Malaria Vaccine

CHICAGO ~ American researchers said this week they had developed an experimental vaccine that could theoretically eliminate the deadly parasite – Read More...
December 22, 2006

Garuda Seeks Strategic Partner

DENPASAR ~ National flag carrier Garuda Indonesia has been holding talks with potential strategic partners to help it address its – Read More...
December 15, 2006

Iconic Bali at Center of Nationwide Tourism Push

The central government has placed Bali at the fore of a new tourism campaign to promote the country overseas, opening – Read More...
December 15, 2006

IAEA Supports Indonesia’s Nuclear Plans

JAKARTA ~ The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has said it supports Indonesia’s plans to build nuclear power plants to – Read More...
December 15, 2006

Citizenship Law Is Passed

JAKARTA ~ The national parliament has passed a controversial law requiring citizens to state their faith on official documents despite – Read More...
December 15, 2006

Tables Turn as Ex-Aceh Rebel Sweeps to Victory in Polls

BANDA ACEH ~ Elections in Aceh province have swept a former rebel leader to victory, results showed.
December 8, 2006

Govt Moves to Boost Tourism

By William J. Furney Managing Editor SEMINYAK ~ The local government pledged this week to increase efforts to protect bolster – Read More...
December 8, 2006

Foreign Investment Soars

JAKARTA ~ Foreign direct investment approvals in Indonesia climbed 18.73 percent to US$13.88 billion in the first 11 months compared – Read More...