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Why South Koreans in Indonesia are so well accepted, and how the community is set to continue growing 

South Koreans make up one of Indonesia’s largest ethnic minorities, many of them there to study the Bahasa language; with manufacturing giants showing more interest in opening factories there, their numbers are set to keep on rising

5 Apr 2018 - 10:08AM

South Koreans make up one of Indonesia’s largest ethnic minorities, many of them there to study the Bahasa language; with manufacturing giants showing more interest in opening factories there, their numbers are set to keep on rising

Why South Koreans in Indonesia are so well accepted, and how the community is set to continue growing 
Do Indonesia’s anti-pornography laws protect morals or encourage discrimination and abuse?

The law was enacted to protect citizens from pornography and ‘pornographic acts’, but critics say it is open to wide interpretation and gives authorities the power to trample over human rights

14 Nov 2017 - 10:31AM

The law was enacted to protect citizens from pornography and ‘pornographic acts’, but critics say it is open to wide interpretation and gives authorities the power to trample over human rights

Do Indonesia’s anti-pornography laws protect morals or encourage discrimination and abuse?
The Chinese Indonesians with long memories and escape plans in case racial violence flares again – despite signs of tensions easing

With Chinese former Jakarta governor in jail for insulting Islam, and less than 20 years after Asian economic crisis sparked deadly anti-Chinese riots, some families are taking no chances, with escape routes from country at the ready

18 May 2018 - 4:42PM

With Chinese former Jakarta governor in jail for insulting Islam, and less than 20 years after Asian economic crisis sparked deadly anti-Chinese riots, some families are taking no chances, with escape routes from country at the ready

The Chinese Indonesians with long memories and escape plans in case racial violence flares again – despite signs of tensions easing