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  1. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Neighbours worried China will copy Russia's annexation of Crimea, US aide says

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 10:51pm by AFP

    ... credibility is on the line over Crimea, which had longstanding links with Russia. "I would venture to guess that the similarities for the Taiwanese [are] pretty striking," said Senator Marco ...

  2. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Four killed in Indonesian plane crash after lightning strike

    Posted Jan 19th 2014, 08:01pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Jakarta A light aircraft crashed and burst into flames on a beach in eastern Indonesia on Sunday after being hit by lightning, killing all four people on board, an official and eyewitness said. The Piper Seneca turboprop was flying ...

  3. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesian workers stage nationwide strike over pay

    Posted Oct 31st 2013, 01:08pm by Agence France-Presse in Jakarta

    ... Agence France-Presse in Jakarta Workers seeking a greater share of the benefits of Indonesia's booming economy began strike action on Thursday Workers across Indonesia begin a two-day strike on Thursday to demand higher salaries, the latest industrial action in the Southeast Asian economy as people push for a greater share of the profits from stellar growth. Calls have been ...

  4. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    New strike hits Freeport’s Indonesian mine

    Posted May 01st 2013, 02:25pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Jakarta Hundreds of workers at Freeport-McMoRan’s Indonesian mine have gone on strike demanding better pay, the US firm said on Wednesday, in the latest industrial ... of the world’s largest gold and copper mines, Freeport’s Indonesian unit said. A three-month strike over wages by thousands of workers directly employed by Freeport crippled production at the mine ...

  5. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Four dead, 23 still trapped after Indonesia mine collapse

    Posted May 15th 2013, 02:39pm by AFP

    ... and copper mines that is high in the mountains of rugged Papua province. It was the latest problem for the mine, which was hit by a major strike in 2011 that crippled production. “The rescue team has ... of all 37 workers involved in the accident, but the vast majority of the more than 24,000 employees at Grasberg are Indonesian. The 2011 strike by thousands of workers lasted three months ...

  6. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesia FM seeks new Asia treaty to curb conflict

    Posted May 17th 2013, 10:08am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... North Korea could mark “a significant leap” in tensions and hinted at fears that neighbouring nations would eventually seek their own nuclear arsenals. North Korea’s nuclear program “may ...

  7. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Suicide bomber attacks Indonesia police station

    Posted Jun 03rd 2013, 01:04pm by AP

    ... mostly foreign tourists. In recent years, smaller and less deadly strikes have targeted the government, mainly police and anti-terrorism forces and local residents instead of tourists. In April ...

  8. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Tunnel collapse traps workers at Indonesian mine

    Posted May 14th 2013, 05:35pm by Associated Press in Timika

    ... demanding higher pay. The four-month strike ended after the company agreed to a 37 per cent wage hike and improved benefits. The restive province holds some of the world’s largest gold and copper ...

  9. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Ahmadinejad to join leaders at Bali democracy forum

    Posted Nov 07th 2012, 12:01pm by Agence France-Presse in Denpasar

    ... ties with friendly states as sanctions over Tehran’s nuclear programme bite. Attending the summit “fits in perfectly with the Iranian government strategy of building bridges” with countries ... The European Union in October introduced a new package of sanctions targeting Iran’s banks, shipping and gas imports, aimed at forcing a breakthrough in talks on Tehran’s nuclear programme. “Rallying ...

  10. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesia anti-terror squad kills 7 militants

    Posted May 09th 2013, 02:14pm by Associated Press in Bandung

    ... attacks aimed at foreigners have been largely replaced in recent years by smaller, less deadly strikes targeting the government, mainly police and anti-terrorism forces.   ...




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