Category Archives: Human Rights

JB Soedirman airport to be ready by 2019: President

Purbalingga, C Java (ANTARA News) – The work to expand the Great General (JB) Soedirman Airport in Purbalingga District, Central Java, is expected to be completed in late 2019, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) stated.

“We …

Interest rate policy causes no significant capital outflow: BI

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – Bank Indonesia (BI) said its decision to maintain its benchmark interest rate at 4.25 percent would not cause significant capital outflow, although many other countries have raised their interest rates.

Deputy …

Ambassadors ask Indonesia to join US-led coalition to pressurize Assads regime

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – Three ambassadors, from the United States, United Kingdom, and France, to Indonesia have asked the Indonesian authorities to join the US-led coalition to pressurize Basyar Al-Assads regime, which had been accused …

Indonesian government issues bonds in double currencies

Jakarta, (ANTARA News) – The Indonesian government has issued dollar-denominated bonds and euro-denominated bonds worth US$1 billion each.

The issuance of the bonds in dual currencies is the second of its kind since 2017, the …

indonesia offers to transfer train technology to senegal

London, (ANTARA News) – Indonesia will transfer technology to Senegal to support the implementation of its freight railway project in the African country.

Indonesia will help Senegal to possess the necessary equipment and skills in …

North Sumatra records high coffee exports to United States

Medan, N Sumatra North Sumatras coffee has continued to dominate export commodities to the United States, reaching 34,691 tons in 2017.

“North Sumatras biggest coffee exports continued to be to the United States, followed by …