#life expectancy

Collection of life expectancy news, found 108 news.

Batan denies uranium in W.Sulawesi may cause lung cancer

The Indonesia National Nuclear Energy Agency (Batan) has denied allegations that uranium in Mamuju district, West ...

Landmark Report Calculates Societal Benefits of Fossil Energy to be at Least 50 Times Greater than Perceived Costs of Ca

- The benefits to society of fossil fuel energy far outweigh the social costs of carbon (SCC) by a magnitude of 50 to ...

FAO award for Indonesia not end of homework

For its success in reducing the number of hunger, Indonesia received an award from the United Nations` Food and ...

Some 4.6 million elderly in Indonesia prone to be neglected

Some 4.6 million out of 18 million elderly people in Indonesia are prone to be neglected, Social Affairs Minister ...

Indonesia`s human development index improves

Indonesia shows a notable increase on the Human Development Index, according to figures released in the United ...

Sirtex Launches New Global Website for SIR-Spheres(R) microspheres

-- http://www.sirtex.com informs doctors, patients and investors about the world's most widely used and widely studied ...

Govt to raise budget allocations for Papua

The government will raise the amount of general allocation funds for mountainous districts in Indonesia`s eastern-most ...

Govt pulling out all the stops to reduce maternal death rate

Indonesia`s maternal mortality rate of 228 per 100,000 live births remains the highest in Southeast Asia, but the ...

Indonesians urged to care for love elderly people

With the significant improvement in life expectancy worldwide, global aging has become a striking phenomenon, ...

Indonesia fifth largest country with elderly population

Indonesia is now the fifth largest country to have a huge amount of elderly people in the world, reaching up to 18.04 ...

First Lady holds dialog with senior citizens

First Lady Ani Yudhoyono held a dialog with the representatives of senior citizens from 33 provinces at the State ...

Two Indonesian mothers die during delivery every hour

Indonesia`s maternal mortality rate is still high as it is believed that almost every hour two Indonesian women die ...

Leading Experts Call for Urgent Action to Avoid Stroke Crisis Across Asia-Pacific Region

-         - Experts from medical and patient communities call on national ...

RI, Taiwan agree to improve protection for Indonesian workers

The governments of Indonesia and Taiwan have agreed to provide better protection for Indonesian workers (TKIs) in ...

RI biggest migrant worker supplier to Taiwan

Indonesia is the biggest migrant worker supplier to Taiwan so far, the chief of the National Agency for the Placement ...