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Indonesia, Australia agree to increase manpower cooperation

Jumat, 22 Sep 2017 04:45 WIB

JAKARTA -- Indonesia and Australia have agreed to increase cooperation in the field of manpower, through Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA). "There are two areas being discussed between Indonesia and Australia, which are...

Daycare facilities can increase workers' productivity: IFC

Sabtu, 07 Okt 2017 17:01 WIB

JAKARTA -- Research conducted by the International Finance Corporations (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, stated that the availability of adequate childcare facilities for employees can improve workers' productivity. The IFC press...

Govt is speeding up construction of infrastructure projects

Kamis, 19 Okt 2017 13:39 WIB

JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said Indonesia was left behind in the development of infrastructure. Nevertheless, he said in recent years the government has been trying to catch up with speeding up...

Qatar, Kuwait stop renewing visas for N Korean workers

Kamis, 21 Sep 2017 12:50 WIB

DOHA/KUWAIT -- North Korean workers willstart leaving Qatar and Kuwait after the Gulf Arab states said they would stop renewing visas, cutting off a source of foreign income for Pyongyang after U.N. Security...

Bomb blast in southeast Turkey kills four soldiers

Rabu, 04 Okt 2017 18:02 WIB

DIYARBAKIR -- A bomb planted by Kurdish militants ripped into a military vehicle, killing four soldiers and wounding four more, as they travelled in southeast Turkey near the border with Iran on Wednesday...

Mt Agung evacuees to Lombok continue to increase

Minggu, 08 Okt 2017 23:49 WIB

MATARAM -- The number of displaced people, affected by Mount Agung in Bali, who came to Lombok Island to take shelter, continues to grow, according to West Nusa Tenggara Regional Disaster Management spokesman...

Ammonia leak in Vietnam leaves 1,200 evacuated

Selasa, 10 Okt 2017 20:53 WIB

HO CHI MINH CITY -- An ammonia leak on Tuesday in Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City left four local people hospitalized and 1,200 other evacuated. When unloading ammonia from his tank truck to an...

Jonan officiates 350-MW power projects

Jumat, 20 Okt 2017 22:18 WIB

 MATARAM -- Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) Minister Ignasius Jonan inaugurated power plant projects worth Rp6 trillion that have a combined capacity of 350 megawatts (MW) in West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) and East Nusa...

Nuryati permanently disabled following torture by employer

Selasa, 10 Okt 2017 19:07 WIB

INDRAMAYU -- Indonesian female worker Nuryati, aged 30, was permanently disabled after suffering torture at the hands of her employer during nine years' of stay in Saudi Arabia. "She claimed to have been treated...