Daily Archives: July 27, 2018

5.3-magnitude quake hits Waingapu

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale hit Waingapu, East Sumba district, East Nusa Tenggara province, before dawn on Friday.The epicenter of the quake which struck at 04.36 West Indonesia Standard Time (WIB) was locat…

Disaster Mitigation Agency assures Asian Games will be free from smoke

Raja Ampat, W Papua (ANTARA News) – Chief of the National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) Willem Rampangilei has assured the public that the 18th Asian Games will be free from smoke from land and forest fires.”Both the central and regional government…

Indonesia, Switzerland share Fintech potential: envoy

London (ANTARA News) – Indonesia has huge financial technology (Fintech) potential, while Switzerland is one of the worlds innovative service and financial centers.The statement was made by Indonesian Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein Muliama…

Government highlights efforts to alleviate Pertaminas burden

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – The government, through the Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) Ministry, elaborated on the efforts it made to alleviate the burden of state-owned oil and gas company Pertamina, which is assigned to manage and distribute fuels.T…

KPK arrests 12 in sting operation in South Lampung

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has arrested 12 people in a sting operation in South Lampung District lasting from late Thursday through early Friday.”As of this morning, we have arrested 12 individuals. Some of them…