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  1. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesia president’s new plane finally arrives in Jakarta

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 11:10pm by AP

    ... and abroad. In the past, Indonesia used an Ilyushin Il-18, a gift from the Soviet Union, and a Sikorsky helicopter from US President John F. Kennedy as official planes for President Sukarno, ...

  2. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesia works to clean up its corrupt forestry sector

    Posted Jan 02nd 2014, 09:27pm by AFP

    ... proof their timber imports are legal. Following an agreement signed with the European Union in September, Jakarta is rolling out a system under which companies holding government-issued permits ...

  3. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesian workers stage nationwide strike over pay

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

    ... growing in recent months for a hike in the minimum wage as the cost of living skyrockets due to high inflation. Unions estimate almost three million workers will take part in the action, although the numbers have come in lower than such forecasts in previous nationwide strikes. “Living costs are going up,” Said Iqbal, chairman of the Confederation of Indonesian Workers Union (KSPI), told ...

  4. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    New strike hits Freeport’s Indonesian mine

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

    ... to Freeport. They were mostly construction workers hired to work on an expansion of the mine, their union said. “The strike of course could slow down Freeport Indonesia’s activities, but we don’t anticipate any direct impact to the overall mining operation and production,” the company said in a statement. Mining union Mimika, which represents those involved in the strike, said the action ...

  5. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Corruption in Indonesia fuelled by cheating culture at schools, critics say

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Retno Listyarti, secretary general of the Indonesian Teachers Union Federation. While 20 per cent of the state budget is spent on education, much of the money does not appear to be making its ...

  6. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    School exam cheating rampant in graft-ridden Indonesia

    Posted May 31st 2013, 02:33pm by Agence France-Presse in Jakarta

    ... of structural cheating,” said Retno Listyarti, secretary general of the Indonesian Teachers Union Federation. While 20 per cent of the state budget is spent on education, much of the money does ...

  7. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Nike investigates Indonesian suppliers over wage abuse

    Posted Jan 15th 2013, 04:43pm

    ... of Indonesia’s Trade Union Rights Centre, said while those seeking exemptions appeared to be Nike’s local contractors, the company was ultimately responsible for ensuring its code of conduct was upheld. ...

  8. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Crew blamed for Russian jet crash in Indonesia

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 05:26pm by Associated Press

    ... Aviation, which signed a deal for 12 planes. The Superjet is Russia’s first new model of passenger jet since the fall of the Soviet Union two decades ago and is intended to help resurrect its ...

  9. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Clashes hit Indonesian factory used by Adidas

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 06:30pm by Agence France-Presse in Jakarta

    ... the company to sit together with us and work on an agreement,” said Ernawati, from the Independent Labour Union Alliance, which took part in the rally. Adidas issued a statement after the July strike ...

  10. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Ahmadinejad slams big-spending US polls after Obama win

    Posted Nov 08th 2012, 11:43am by Agence France-Presse in Nusa Dua

    ... fifth year. Critics say the Islamic republic is seeking to use the meeting to combat its growing isolation as UN and European Union sanctions bite. Attending the summit “fits in perfectly ...




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