Elections

Indonesia issues rules on company ownership to tackle money laundering

Mar 7, 2018

US-INDONESIA-COMPANIES-RULES:Indonesia issues rules on company ownership to tackle money laundering

Jakarta's Christian ex-governor challenges blasphemy conviction

Feb 26, 2018

US-INDONESIA-BLASPHEMY:Jakarta's Christian ex-governor challenges blasphemy conviction

Biggest Indonesian party backs President Widodo for new term

Feb 23, 2018

US-INDONESIA-POLITICS:Biggest Indonesian party backs President Widodo for new term

Months away from Malaysian election, EU's move stirs discontent in palm groves

Feb 16, 2018

US-MALAYSIA-PALMOIL-POLITICS:Months away from Malaysian election, EU's move stirs discontent in palm groves

UN rights chief: Intolerance making inroads in Indonesia

Feb 7, 2018

UN human rights chief says "strains of intolerance" once thought foreign to Indonesia are making inroads in the world's most populous Muslim nation and warned the government against criminalizing its LGBT citizens

Morality push may outlaw sex outside marriage in Indonesia

Feb 2, 2018

Revisions to Indonesia's criminal code being considered by Parliament would outlaw sex outside marriage and could weaken checks and balances in Indonesia's young democracy

East Timor president dissolves parliament to hold new elections

Jan 26, 2018

US-TIMOR-POLITICS:East Timor president dissolves parliament to hold new elections

Indonesian president replaces social affairs minister in modest reshuffle

Jan 17, 2018

US-INDONESIA-POLITICS-RESHUFFLE:Indonesian president replaces social affairs minister in modest reshuffle

Indonesia to swear in new parliament speaker after huge graft case

Jan 15, 2018

US-INDONESIA-PARLIAMENT-SPEAKER:Indonesia to swear in new parliament speaker after huge graft case

Indonesia's regional elections will not derail economic reforms: fin min

Jan 10, 2018

US-INDONESIA-ECONOMY:Indonesia's regional elections will not derail economic reforms: fin min