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Indonesia passes new terror law after attacks using children

JAKARTA, Indonesia –Indonesia's parliament unanimously approved a strengthened anti-terrorism law, expanding the definition of terror and lengthening detention periods, spurred into action by bombings less than two weeks ago that involved children as perpetrators.

FOXNEWS - 2018-05-25 17:27:16

Indonesia Toughens Antiterror Law After Deadly Islamic State-Linked Attacks

The law comes amid criticism of the police after Islamic State supporters, using women and children suicide bombers for the first time here, killed at least 14 civilians and security personnel in attacks last week. Police have arrested at least 60 suspects.

MSN.COM - 2018-05-25 08:47:52

Go-Jek takes first steps beyond Indonesia - Mobile World Live

Taxi-booking app company Go-Jek outlined plans to move into Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore and the Philippines in the next few months, lining up investment of $500 million in what will be its first expansion beyond its home market.

MOBILEWORLDLIVE.COM - 2018-05-25 08:25:26

Indonesia toughens up anti-terror laws days after worst attack in years

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's parliament approved on Friday tougher anti-terrorism laws as it seeks to combat a surge in homegrown Islamist militancy, days after suicide bombings claimed by Islamic State killed more than 30 people in the city of Surabaya. A view of Indonesia's Parliament building

REUTERS - 2018-05-25 06:04:28

A Top-Performing Fund Suddenly Gets Positive on Indonesia Stocks

A top Asean money manager has turned positive on Indonesian equities, once the worst performers in Asia this year.Samsung Asset Management Co., whose fund has beaten 94 percent of peers over the past five years, raised the country’s shares to overweight from underweight, according to Alan Richardson

BLOOMBERG - 2018-05-25 04:55:53

Indonesia Passes Tough Anti-Terrorism Law in Wake of Bombings

Indonesian security authorities have been given tougher powers aimed at combating a surge in extremist violence that has seen the world’s biggest Muslim majority nation reeling from the deadliest attacks since the 2002 Bali bombings.Less than two weeks after a wave of attacks including three separat

BLOOMBERG - 2018-05-25 04:18:32

Indonesia ride-hailing app Go-Jek says expanding abroad - Breitbart

Jakarta (AFP) – Indonesian ride-hailing app Go-Jek said Thursday it would expand into Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore and the Philippines as it takes on regional rival Grab in the fast-growing Southeast Asian market.

BREITBART - 2018-05-25 03:38:00

Indonesia's ride-hailing firm Go-Jek to launch in Southeast Asia

Indonesian ride-hailing and online payment firm Go-Jek on Thursday said it would enter Vietnam, Thailand,Singaporeand the Philippines in the next few months, investing $500 million in its worldwide push. The Indonesian start-up is taking the plunge afterUberTechnologies Inc. agreed in March to swap

ALIVEFORFOOTBALL.COM - 2018-05-25 00:00:00

Indonesia shares higher at close of trade; Jakarta Stock Exchange Composite up 0.49%

Investing.com – Indonesia equities were higher at the close on Friday, as gains in theBasic Industry,FinancialsandTradesectors propelled shares higher.

INVESTING.COM - 2018-05-25 00:00:00

UNDP supporting Indonesia in drive for climate-resilient farming communities

Nusa Tenggara Timur (NTT, or East Nusa Tengara) is one of Indonesia’s poorest provinces, with around 72% of households depending primarily on small-scale agriculture. Farmers plant rice, coffee, mais, corn, cashew, cocoa and other crops to make living.

RELIEFWEB.INT - 2018-05-25 00:00:00

Indonesia and Thailand to challenge China in Thomas, Uber Cup semis

The day's most exhilarating moment came when Thailand's women edged into the final four, with Busanan Ongbamrungphan sparking jubilation among the home crowd by winning the final women's singles 9-21, 12-21 to seal a 3-2 win against Indonesia.

MSN.COM - 2018-05-24 13:43:42

PM Modi to visit Indonesia and Singapore from May 29-June 2

PM Modi to visit Indonesia and Singapore from May 29-June 2NEW DELHI:Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Indonesia and Singapore from May 29 to June 2 where he will hold bilateral talks with leaders of both the nations on key issues, including the defence sector, a ministry of external affairs o

THEHANSINDIA.COM - 2018-05-24 12:12:39

Rattled by bombings, Indonesia set to pass tough anti-terror laws

FILE PHOTO: A policeman stands guard outside a church, one of the three hit by suicide bombers in Surabaya, Indonesia May 13, 2018. REUTERS/Beawiharta/File Photo

REUTERS UK - 2018-05-24 11:52:38

Indonesia makes strides in solar power

May 24 (UPI) --More than $150 million in loans will help Indonesia build its first utility-scale solar power plants, the Asian Development Bank said Thursday.ADB said it would offer financial support for a project led by Vena Energy, the largest power producer in the Asia-Pacific, to advance renewab

UPI - 2018-05-24 10:53:54

Indonesia plans to roll out 25 percent biodiesel rule from 2019

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia will make it mandatory for biodiesel to have a bio-content of at least 25 percent from 2019, an energy ministry official said on Thursday, as the country pushes to boost local consumption of palm oil.

REUTERS - 2018-05-24 08:55:06

Does Indonesia need a tougher anti-terrorism law?

Indonesia is hastening deliberations of an anti-terrorism bill, following a series of suicide bombings carried out by supporters of Islamic State in Surabaya, East Java, this month. The parliament is expected to pass the bill onFriday.

THE CONVERSATION - 2018-05-24 07:36:58

Indonesia to roll out 25 pct biodiesel rule from 2019 - official

JAKARTA, May 24 (Reuters) -* Indonesia will make it mandatory for bidiesel to contain 25 percent bio content from 2019 onwards, an energy ministry official said on Thursday.* “Starting 2019,” New and Renewable Energy Director Rida Mulyana told Reuters by text message in response to questions on the

REUTERS - 2018-05-24 06:23:19

Indonesia's 'chicken' church

Deep in the jungle of Central Java, Indonesia, a bird-shaped building called Bukit Rhema stands tall above the treetops. Built in 1992 by Daniel Alamsjah, a Christian who claimed his work was inspired by a vision from God, the structure is not technically a church, but a "prayer house for all nation

MSN.COM - 2018-05-24 06:17:27

Indonesia's Fantasy Premier League obsession

Heading into the final round of matches, Mohamad Faisal Idris sat second in the global game that had exactly 5,910,135 players but watched as a couple of his more expensive options, led by David De Gea, Marcos Alonso and Raheem Sterling, let him down as he slipped to finish fifth.

FOXSPORTSASIA.COM - 2018-05-24 06:16:36

Indonesia ride app Go-Jek to add 4 Southeast Asian nations

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian ride-hailing app Go-Jek will expand into Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore and the Philippines in the next few months, it said Thursday, stepping up competition with rival Grab for Southeast Asian customers.

HERALDCOURIER.COM - 2018-05-24 05:34:12