Category Archives: Human Rights

President Jokowi opens national work meeting on applied technology

Badung, Bali, (ANTARA News) – President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) opened the National Work Meeting on Applied Technology and the 2018 Village Development Innovation Week at the Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) area in Bali Province on …

Jailed Thai ex-monk gets further 16 years of child rape, abduction

BANGKOK, Oct 17 (Antara/Reuters) – A former Buddhist monk who sparked outrage in Thailand over his lavish lifestyle and is already serving time for fraud was sentenced to a further 16 years in prison on …

BRG claims less hot spots detected in intervened peatland

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – Indonesias Peat land Restoration Agency (BRG) has claimed that fewer hot spots were found in the peat land area under its restoration program through the 3Rs approach (rewetting, revegetation, livelihood revitalization).…

BRG claims less hot spots detected in intervened peatland

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – Indonesias Peat land Restoration Agency (BRG) has claimed that fewer hot spots were found in the peat land area under its restoration program through the 3Rs approach (rewetting, revegetation, livelihood revitalization).…

Residents in Palu to be relocated to safer regions

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – The Indonesian government has made a master plan for the rehabilitation and reconstruction of earthquake-tsunami torn Palu in which it will establish new resettlement to relocate its residents in a number …

Bakrie teams up with Chinese investor to build electric cars

Ungasan, Bali (ANTARA News) – Bakrie Otoparts will team up with China BYD Corporation in the plan to produce electric buses in Indonesia as part of the program to reduce gas emissions.

“We already use …