Category Archives: Business & Finance

Fire razes 20 homes in Batam

Batam, Riau Islands, (ANTARA News) – A fire razed at least 20 homes in a densely populated area in Sekupang sub-district, Batam city, Riau Islands province, on Friday morning.

The fire began from a house …

Indonesia needs strategy to promote national movies

New Delhi, (ANTARA News) – The Indonesian Film Agency (BPI) has highlighted the need for the Indonesian government to formulate a major strategy to maximize the promotion of Indonesian films abroad.

Chairman of the International …

VP Kalla attends Asia-Europe meeting in Brussels

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – Vice President Jusuf Kalla is visiting Brussels, Belgium, to attend the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) and hold bilateral meetings with several state leaders.

The vice president and entourage left for Brussels …

Disaster refugees in Central Sulawesi need 18 thousand tents: BNPB

Palu, Central Sulawesi (ANTARA News) – The National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) announced that some 18 thousand tents were needed to shelter the disaster-hit refugees in the city of Palu as well as districts of …

Garuda offers special package for Guangzhou-Denpasar flights

Guangzhou, China (ANTARA News) – Garuda Indonesia, the nations flag carrier, offers a special package for Guangzhou-Denpasar flights to help recover Chinese tourist confidence in visiting Indonesia after being beset by repeated battering by earthquake …

Garuda offers special package for Guangzhou-Denpasar flights

Guangzhou, China (ANTARA News) – Garuda Indonesia, the nations flag carrier, offers a special package for Guangzhou-Denpasar flights to help recover Chinese tourist confidence in visiting Indonesia after being beset by repeated battering by earthquake …