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Bike-sharing: a solution for Jakarta's air pollution problem?

Transport experts hope the service will combat air pollution and congestion in the Indonesian capital.

Indonesian plane with 189 aboard crashes into sea near Jakarta, feared sunk

An aircraft with 189 people on board is believed to have sunk after crashing into the sea off Indonesia's island of Java on Monday.

Demand for Indonesia flights soars with Vietnam in Asiad quarters

The demand for Indonesia tours has soared after the Vietnamese men’s football team advanced to the Asiad 2018 quarterfinals.
August 26, 2018 | 10:18 am GMT+7

Choking hazard: air pollution hangs over Asian Games

Indonesia is about to open the Asian Games but its traffic-clogged capital Jakarta remains shrouded in a haze.
August 17, 2018 | 02:50 pm GMT+7

Lights out for Indonesia's LRT just days before Asian Games

Indonesia is investigating malfunctions that have plagued the first light rapid transit (LRT) for the Asian Games, official said.
August 13, 2018 | 02:53 pm GMT+7

Indonesia police shoot dead 11 petty criminals in Asian Games crackdown

More than 2,000 suspected criminals have been arrested in the past few weeks, says Jakarta police spokesperson.
July 17, 2018 | 05:23 pm GMT+7

Waking up the neighbors: Indonesia's Ramadan alarm clocks

Smartphone alarms and digital clocks have seen this wake-up tradition gradually decline over the years.
June 11, 2018 | 09:30 am GMT+7

Helicopter taxi apps offer escape from traffic-choked megacities

From New York to Jakarta, chopper-hailing services have been taking off to help commuters beat the traffic chaos.
May 11, 2018 | 07:35 am GMT+7

Indonesia seizes two Vietnamese fishing boats in crackdown

Indonesia has been trying to stop foreign vessels fishing without permission in its territory.
April 26, 2018 | 12:00 pm GMT+7

Thousands evacuated in Indonesian capital over floods

Torrential rain had also caused landslides in satellite cities around Jakarta.
February 06, 2018 | 01:45 pm GMT+7

Indonesia launches crackdown on child exploitation

Authorities in the sprawling Indonesian capital of Jakarta are cracking down on the exploitation of children after a raft of cases, from child labour to violence and sexual assault, was uncovered in recent weeks.
April 07, 2016 | 03:31 pm GMT+7
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