5.8-magnitude quake hits N Maluku

Manado, N Sulawesi (ANTARA) – An earthquake of magnitude 5.0 struck 34 kilometers southwest of Daruba in North Maluku province on Wednesday at 10.28 West Indonesia Standard Time (WIB). “The quake which occurred at a …

5.8-magnitude quake hits N Maluku

Manado, N Sulawesi (ANTARA) – An earthquake of magnitude 5.0 struck 34 kilometers southwest of Daruba in North Maluku province on Wednesday at 10.28 West Indonesia Standard Time (WIB). “The quake which occurred at a …

Indonesian Ambassador optimistic on Indonesia-Egypt trade ties

Jakarta (ANTARA) – Egypt’s Ambassador to Indonesia, Ahmed Amr Ahmed Moawad is optimistic that trade relations between Indonesia and Egypt will continue to increase, as will relations between businessmen of both countries.

“Actually, tomorrow (Wednesday, …

Jokowi backs KPK’s naming of PLN president director as suspect

Jakarta (ANTARA) – President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) supported the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) in naming state electricity company (PT PLN) president director suspect in a graft case involving a cooperation contract for Riau-1 thermal power …

IHSG sinks 2.56 points Wednesday amid increase in global shares

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Jakarta composite share price index (IHSG) opened lower, Wednesday, with the Indonesian Stock Exchange (BEI) index tumbling 2.56 points, or 0.04 percent, to 6,460.27, in the midst of an increase in …

Prabowo, ulemas hold discourse on election-linked issues

Jakarta (ANTARA) – Great Indonesia Movement (Gerindra) Party Secretary General Ahmad Muzani confirmed a meeting held between presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto and ulemas and national figures, Tuesday night, for discussing wide-ranging issues pertaining to the …