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APEC small businesses need to go digital to survive: Malaysia

APEC member economies must jointly promote and encourage the region’s micro, small, and medium enterprises ...

Registration opens for APEC App Challenge 2020

The annual APEC App Challenge is inviting talented software developers and designers from 21 APEC members to contribute ...

Indonesia abstains on US resolution extending Iran arms embargo

Indonesia chose to abstain or declined to vote for extension of the UN resolution to extend an arms embargo on Iran as ...

Australia provides ventilators to support Indonesia's COVID-19 fight

The Australian government has provided 100 non-invasive ventilators to Indonesia as part of a critical medical and ...

Indonesia to attend OIC meeting on Israeli annexation of Palestine

Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi will attend a virtual meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation ...

Xi vows to assist Indonesia to tackle COVID-19 outbreak

Chinese President Xi Jinping, during a telephonic conversation with his Indonesian counterpart President Joko Widodo ...

HRW urges UN agencies to ensure ICJ's Rohingya decision enforced

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has appealed to UN agencies to ensure enforcement of the decision taken by the International ...

Indonesia gives grant of Rp7.5 billion to help Myanmar refugees

Indonesia provided a grant of Rp7.5 billion to help repatriate the Rohingya refugees from Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh ...

Indonesia seeks clarification on latest situation in Xinjiang

The Indonesian Foreign Ministry continues to seek clarification from the Chinese government about the latest ...

Indonesia should not remain mere spectator in Uighur issue: Wahid

People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Deputy Chairman Hidayat Nur Wahid urged the Indonesian government to not ...

Russian Embassy makes preparations for Putin's Indonesia visit in 2020

The Embassy of the Russian Federation in Jakarta is presently prepping to welcome its leader, President Vladimir Putin, ...

199 children of Indonesia-China intermarriages own dual nationality

The Embassy of Indonesia in Beijing, China, has recorded 199 children born in intermarriages between Indonesians and ...

US reaffirms commitment to fighting corruption globally

On the commemoration of International Anticorruption Day, the United States (US) government reaffirmed its commitment ...

Indonesia-Malaysia accentuate upholding freedom of expression in ASEAN

The Indonesian and Malaysian representatives to the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) accented ...

Kenya to open embassy in Jakarta in 2020

The government of Kenya plans to open its embassy in Jakarta in 2020, according to Kenyan Cabinet Secretary of Foreign ...