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Indonesia mulls moving capital city
Indonesia is planning to relocate its administrative capital as the gridlock in Jakarta worsens. President Joko Widodo has ordered a financing plan for a move which could cost as much as $33B.
Boeing 737 MAX makes emergency landing in Florida
The aircraft experienced problems shortly after taking off from Orlando International Airport. Boeing is fighting to save the 737 MAX's reputation after two fatal crashes in Ethiopia and Indonesia.
The Boeing 737 Max 8 plane
The recent crash of an Ethiopian Airline aeroplane has brought so much attention to the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft. Here are some key facts about the American-made narrow-body aircraft:
27 year-old female CEO's startup gets $1 Billion valuation
Zilingo Pte, a Singapore-based online fashion marketplace, raised $226 million to fund an expansion into the Philippines, Indonesia and Australia.
Over 200 killed by Indonesian tsunami
The number of people killed by the tsunami in Indonesia over the weekend has topped 200 with dozens more missing.
Indonesia couple seek son missing since tsunami
15 Oct 2018
An agonizing search for their son is keeping two parents in Indonesia occupied around the clock. There have been some positive indications, but still all they have so far is hope.
Indonesia quake survivors in desperate need of aid
5 Oct 2018
Survivors of last week’s devastating earthquake in Indonesia are struggling to access food and medical supplies. DW’s Bastian Hartig reports from Palu, where thousands of people are now homeless and hungry.
Over 48,000 people displaced by Sulawesi quake - official
1 Oct 2018
More than 40,000 people have been left homeless after a devastating earthquake followed by a large tsunami hit the coastal towns of Palu and Donggala in Sulawesi, Indonesia.
Drone footage shows damages after quake and tsunami in Indonesia
30 Sep 2018
Aftershocks continued to rock the coastal city of Palu in Indonesia's central Sulawesi province on Saturday (September 29) following Friday's massive earthquake which triggered the tsunami.
Violence against trangender women in Indonesia, and more
19 Jun 2018
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Indonesian police says 82 people died from drinking bootleg liquor
11 Apr 2018
At least 82 people died after drinking bootleg liquor that consists of methanol and 96 percent of pure alcohol, Indonesian police said.
Artist against Indonesia deforestation
16 Mar 2018
The destruction of rainforests in Indonesia has reached an alarming level. The main reason behind deforestation: plantation of oil palm trees. Ernest Zacharevic, an artist from Lithuania, wants to set up a sign.