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UN secretary general visits quake-hit Indonesian city

Oct 12, 2018

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has visited an Indonesian city shattered by an earthquake and tsunami to assess the impact of the disasters

Indonesian president says trade wars too destructive

Oct 12, 2018

Indonesian president says trade wars are an invitation to destruction, as shares rebound on news of possible Trump-Xi meeting

The Latest: Southeast Asian leaders affirm free trade goals

Oct 11, 2018

Southeast Asian leaders affirm free trade goals, aim to close gaps in development

As markets swoon, finance chiefs urge US, China to cool it

Oct 11, 2018

World Bank, IMF heads urge U.S., China to play by rules, fix, not break world trade system as tumbling share prices underscore risks

New Indonesia quake kills 3 in Java village, shakes Bali

Oct 11, 2018

An earthquake collapsed homes on Indonesia's eastern Java island, killing three people, and shook the tourist hotspot of Bali, two weeks after a major quake-tsunami disaster in a central region of the archipelago

The Latest: Quake near Bali, Indonesia, kills at least 3

Oct 11, 2018

Indonesia authorities say at least three people have been killed and four injured Thursday after a powerful earthquake struck near the popular tourist island of Bali

Crew recount terror of tsunami that dumped ferry in village

Oct 5, 2018

The captain and crew sailing an Indonesian ferry to its new owners got the task done and then some

The Latest: Death toll tops 1,500

Oct 4, 2018

Indonesia's disaster agency says the death toll from the earthquake and tsunami that struck central Sulawesi island a week ago has surged past 1,500.

Rescuers detect possible sign of life under quake-hit hotel

Oct 4, 2018

A French rescue team says it has detected a possible sign of life under the rubble of a hotel in Indonesia's central Sulawesi, nearly a week after it was hit by a powerful earthquake and tsunami

Australia sends 50 medical professionals and $3.6M in aid

Oct 2, 2018

Australia's government says it will send more than 50 medical professionals to Indonesia to help with the aftermath of a devastating earthquake and tsunami as part of a 5 million Australian dollar ($3.6 million) aid package