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Indonesia, Daewoo Sign $1.1 Billion Contract For 3 Submarines

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Jakarta (AHN) - Indonesia's defense ministry announced Wednesday it has signed a contract with South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding Marine Engineering (DSME) to construct three submarines for the Indonesian navy. The ministry's…

CBN Internet Provider Establishes Cloud Computing Services

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Marketwire/Wall Street Journal JAKARTA -- CBN, one of Indonesia's pioneering Internet service providers, has broken new ground by establishing a cloud computing data center using Ethernet fabric switching from Brocade(R) BRCD +0.18% . The…

DEMOCRATIC U.S. REPS SUBMIT BILL TO HELP INDONESIANS FACING DEPORTATION

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Wall Street Journal/AP NEWARK, N.J. -- Federal lawmakers introduced legislation Wednesday aimed at helping a group of Indonesian immigrants who are facing deportation despite a conditional agreement with U.S. immigration authorities that…

Indonesia Ratifies Global Ban Treaty On Nuclear Explosion

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Indonesia is prone to earthquake

Volcano Eruption Closes Airport In Ternate

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TERNATE (AP) -- A volcano has erupted in eastern Indonesia, forcing the closure of a nearby airport and blanketing villages with thick ash. No injuries have been reported. State volcanologist Surono says Mount Gamalama spewed clouds of…

Will Religious Tolerance Continue In Indonesia?

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Jakarta - Violence against Christians in Indonesia frequently makes news headlines. However, acts of violence targeting Christians should not obscure the fact that the vast majority of Indonesia's Christian communities live and worship…

11 Killed In Wall Collapse In South Sulawesi Heavy Rains

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Makassar, South Sulawesi - Eleven people were killed when a wall enclosing a housing construction project collapsed in Makassar, South Sulawesi, amid stormy weather on Sunday. Adj. Sr. Comr. Endi Sutendi, Makassar Police deputy chief, said…

Release Of Aussie Drug Teen In Bali Shows Australia's Double Standard

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A 14-year-old Australian boy arrested in Bali for buying marijuana during a family holiday on the Indonesian resort island will be home before Christmas - bringing cheer to many Australians. The release, however, highlights Australians'…

Zoyaamirin.com Online Tools For Indonesian Sex Education

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Voice of America by Kate Lamb JAKARTA - Although young Indonesians might be familiar with the latest fashions, movies and electronic gadgets, when it comes to basic knowledge about their bodies, they are not as savvy. Indonesia has one...

Abraham Samad May Protect Hard-Line Islamic Politicians

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The Jakarta Post The surprise appointment of lawyer Abraham Samad as the new chairman of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has placed his past political activism under the spotlight. A previous association with an Islamic hard…

New Anti Corruption Chief Abraham Samad Had Ties To Al-Qaeda

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The Jakarta Post JAKARTA - Anticorruption activists have welcomed the appointment of lawyer and Makassar-based activist Abraham Samad as the new leader of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) despite his previous associations with…

Airbus Accuses White House Meddling In Lion Air's Boeing Deal

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Jakarta Globe/Reuters Airbus accused the White House of derailing open competition by helping Boeing win a record aircraft deal in Indonesia as details emerged of a behind-the-scenes struggle over jobs and jet sales worth almost $22…

Carrier IQ, Samsung, And HTC Face Lawsuit Over Tracking Software

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NPR by EYDER PERALTA The first lawsuit has been filed against Samsung, HTC and Carrier IQ over software installed on millions of phones that can capture a wide range of data including key strokes. As we've reported, there's been uproar...