Elections

East Timor votes to break political impasse in parliament

May 12, 2018

US-TIMOR-ELECTION:East Timor votes to break political impasse in parliament

Indonesia set for repeat contest in 2019 presidential poll

Apr 12, 2018

US-INDONESIA-POLITICS-PRABOWO:Indonesia set for repeat contest in 2019 presidential poll

Former Indonesian general says he'll run for president again

Apr 11, 2018

Former Indonesian Gen. Prabowo Subianto says he'll run for president in an election due next year, confirming an establishment challenger to current president Joko "Jokowi" Widodo.

In Indonesia, a shadowy campaign to stoke unrest as elections loom

Mar 23, 2018

US-INDONESIA-POLITICS-ISLAM-INSIGHT:In Indonesia, a shadowy campaign to stoke unrest as elections loom

A 'millennials party' dares to break Indonesia's political mould

Mar 21, 2018

US-INDONESIA-POLITICS-YOUTH:A 'millennials party' dares to break Indonesia's political mould

Papua activist gets 10 months jail for independence petition

Mar 16, 2018

An Indonesian court has found a Papuan activist guilty of incitement and sentenced him to 10 months in prison for promoting a petition calling for a referendum on independence for the region

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