Tag: Indonesia

India exports 4.75 mn tonnes of sugar so far this year: AISTA

Sugar mills have exported 4.75 million tonne of the sweetener so far in the ongoing 2020-21 marketing year ending September, with maximum shipments to Indonesia,...

Indonesia military says missing submarine sank

An Indonesian submarine that went missing off the coast of Bali has sunk, the country’s navy said Saturday, dashing hopes that its 53 crew would...

Rajnath Singh speaks to Indonesian Defence minister; assures support to trace missing submarine

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday spoke to his Indonesian counterpart Gen Prabowo Subianto and assured him of India’s full support to Indonesia in tracing...

65% low, lower-middle income countries slashed education budgets after Covid-19 outbreak: Report | India News

NEW DELHI: Education budgets were cut by 65 per cent of low and lower-middle income countries after the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic while only...

India slips 6 spots to 86th rank on corruption index | India News

MUMBAI: India’s ranking on the Corruption Perception Index– 2020 slipped from 80 to 86 even as its score decreased only by one point to 40...

In India, over 139 million women and girls now use modern methods of contraception: Report

NEW DELHI: Over 139 million women and girls in India now use modern methods of contraception, according to a new report released on Tuesday. The...

In India, over 139 million women and girls now use modern methods of contraception: Report | India News

NEW DELHI: Over 139 million women and girls in India now use modern methods of contraception, according to a new report released on Tuesday. The...

This Indonesian island never saw a plane up close, now it’s the site of a major crash

INDONESIA: Hendrik Mulyadi was checking his crab traps when he heard a huge explosion on the water nearby. The sea suddenly rose, lifting the Indonesian...

Can China dominate the Indian Ocean?

HONG KONG: Today it is legally indisputable that the high seas belong to all. This means China‘s navy has as much right to ply the...

How many Chinese tablighis were at Nizamuddin Jammat? | India News

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Thursday informed the Supreme Court that it has cancelled the visas of four Chinese Tablighis who were part of the...

WhatsApp, PayPal invest in Indonesian super app Gojek

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) messaging platform WhatsApp and PayPal Holdings Inc (PYPL.O) on Wednesday said they have invested in payment, food delivery and...

Indonesia to impose VAT on internet giants from July

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia will require big internet companies to pay value-added tax on sales of digital products and services from July, a move that...

Indonesia to impose VAT on streaming, other digital services from July

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia will require big internet companies to pay value-added taxes (VAT) on sales of digital products and services from July as part...

AirAsia to halt Airbus deliveries and review orders

KUALA LUMPUR/SYDNEY/PARIS (Reuters) – AirAsia Group (AIRA.KL), one of Europe’s top five corporate export customers, will stop taking deliveries of Airbus (AIR.PA) jets this year...

Proxy advisers recommend Boeing shareholders vote against key board members

(Reuters) – Two proxy advisers, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS), have recommended that shareholders of Boeing Co (BA.N) vote against key board members...

Facebook, three Indonesian firms in early talks for mobile payment approval-regulator

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Three Indonesian digital fintech firms are working with Facebook Inc to apply for regulatory approval to launch mobile payments in the country,...

OPEC, Russia approve biggest-ever oil cut to support prices amid coronavirus pandemic

BAKU/DUBAI/LONDON (Reuters) – OPEC and allies led by Russia agreed on Sunday to a record cut in output to prop up oil prices amid the...

EU puts anti-dumping duties on stainless steel from China, Indonesia and Taiwan

(Reuters) – The European Commission has imposed provisional anti-dumping duties on some stainless steel products from China, Indonesia and Taiwan, according to the official EU...

Indonesia leans on healthtech startups to cope with virus surge

JAKARTA (Reuters) – As coronavirus cases surge in Indonesia, doctors are working double-time treating patients both at hospitals and online through healthtech startups – an...

Boeing making new 737 MAX software updates to address computer issue

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Boeing Co (BA.N) said late on Tuesday it will make two new software updates to the 737 MAX’s flight control computer as...