Business

Migrant who founded Indonesian business empire dies

Jan 27, 2019

Eka Tjipta Widjaja, patriarch of one of Asia's richest families and the founder of a sprawling Indonesian conglomerate, has died aged 97.

Indonesia recovers Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

Jan 14, 2019

Indonesia navy divers have recovered the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in October

Indonesian official says cockpit voice recorder of Lion Air jet that crashed in October has been found

Jan 14, 2019

Indonesian official says cockpit voice recorder of Lion Air jet that crashed in October has been found

Satellite images show collapse of Indonesian island volcano

Dec 27, 2018

Radar data from satellites, converted into images, shows Indonesia's Anak Krakatau island volcano is dramatically smaller following a weekend eruption that triggered a deadly tsunami

Indonesia gains majority ownership of giant Freeport mine

Dec 21, 2018

Indonesia finalizes the transfer of majority control over a giant gold and copper mine from Freeport-McMoRan in a long-awaited deal that boosts the president's re-election campaign

Papua leaders call for Indonesia to withdraw troops

Dec 21, 2018

Leaders of Indonesia's easternmost Papua region are calling on President Joko Widodo to order the withdrawal of troops from an area where separatists earlier this month carried out one of their deadliest attacks

Lost girls of Indonesia among 61k dead and missing migrants

Dec 13, 2018

Teenage Indonesian girls are disappearing into a trafficking network that has descended upon the country's impoverished province of East Nusa Tenggara

Indonesia rejects rebels' demand on Papua independence talks

Dec 11, 2018

Indonesia has rejected a demand by Papuan rebels to hold negotiations on their territory's self-determination

Indonesian investigators say doomed Lion Air jet 'airworthy'

Nov 29, 2018

Investigators say crashed Lion Air jet was 'airworthy' for its final takeoff

Boeing plane crashed in Indonesia after key sensor replaced

Nov 8, 2018

Indonesian investigators say a crucial sensor was replaced on a Lion Air jet the day before it plunged into the Java Sea, and that sensor replacement may have exacerbated other problems with the plane