HEADLINES

June 13, 2008

Australia’s Rudd Visits to Boost Ties, Push EU-Style Bloc

JAKARTA ~ Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd arrived in Indonesia on Thursday to deepen his country’s often brittle ties with – Read More...
June 13, 2008

Tsunami Alert Buoys Launched

SEMINYAK ~ Indonesia launched two tsunami alert buoys with American help on Wednesday to boost an early warning system for – Read More...
June 13, 2008

Business Brief

Oil Prices Rise : World oil prices rose in Asian trade on Thursday after a US government report showed American – Read More...
June 2, 2008

Three Whales Beached in Sanur

SANUR ~ Three whales became beached on Semawang Beach in Sanur late on Wednesday afternoon, and two died, local residents – Read More...
May 30, 2008

Indonesia to Pull Out of OPEC

JAKARTA ~ Indonesia will withdraw from the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries after years of declining exports, the energy minister – Read More...
May 30, 2008

Englishman, Investing in Bali, Claims Rp37bn Embezzlement by Expat, Lawyer

Legal Wrangle : British investor Nick Hyam, pictured following an interview with The Bali Times, is seeking a return of – Read More...
May 30, 2008

US Lifts Indonesia Travel Warning

SEMINYAK/JAKARTA ~ The United States lifted this week its travel warning for Indonesia, long a thorny issue between both nations, – Read More...
May 30, 2008

Govt Courts Foreign Investors, with Projects worth $19bn on Offer

JAKARTA ~ President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono opened a forum on Monday seeking billions of dollars in foreign direct investment to – Read More...
May 30, 2008

Australia to Help Save Indonesia’s Forests

CANBERRA/SEMINYAK ~ The Australian government announced this week that it will give AUS$4.5 million (US$4.3 million) to help reduce rampant – Read More...
May 23, 2008

Govt to Raise Fuel Prices by 28.7%

SEMINYAK/JAKARTA ~ The central government said this week that fuel prices would be hiked by an average 28.7 percent, as – Read More...