Indonesia to demolish football stadium where stampede killed over 130 & More Latest News

Indonesia to demolish football stadium where stampede killed over 130 & More Latest News

  JAKARTA: Indonesia will demolish and rebuild a football stadium where a stampede killed greater than 130 individuals this month, President Joko Widodo stated on Tuesday (Oct 18) as he vowed to “thoroughly transform” the game within the football-mad nation. The president, popularly often known as Jokowi, was talking to reporters on the state palace … Read more

What Happened To Indonesia’s Merpati Nusantara Airlines?

Former Indonesian carrier Merpati Nusantara Airlines came into existence some six decades ago, and, over the years, cultivated an extensive network of domestic and international destinations. However, despite its long history, the airline was plagued by a poor safety record and, in its later years, terminal financial difficulties. In the beginning Merpati Nusantara Airlines was … Read more

Indonesian envoy calls for tourism collaboration

ISLAMABAD: Indonesia Ambassador Muhammad Hassan has said that there were numerous opportunities in the tourism sector in Pakistan and the government is providing international-level facilities for tourists. Pakistan has vast opportunities for all sectors of tourism, including mountaineering, adventure, and religious and halal tourism, he said while addressing an online seminar on tourism promotion in … Read more

Maximilian Eicke’s sculptural Dukuh Haus in Bali, Indonesia is an “abode of prototypes”

For Germany-born furniture and product designer Maximilian Eicke, the pandemic stirred lockdown was a time of full-fledged productivity with a gracious, life-changing outcome – he used this time of isolation and self-reflection to handcraft a home for himself and his family in Bali, Indonesia, reacting to a not-so-promising site, yet finding ways to build a … Read more

Unilever and PT Perkebunan Nusantara (PTPN) reach agreement to accelerate production of sustainable palm oil in Indonesia

Davos, Switzerland – Unilever and Indonesian government-owned palm oil plantation company PT Perkebunan Nusantara (PTPN) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work together in Indonesia to support local mills and smallholder farmers to produce palm oil according to the standards of no deforestation, no development on peat and no exploitation of people and communities … Read more

Palm Oil producers weigh up impact of Indonesian tariff reductions

M.P. Evans Group (MPE) and R.E.A. Holdings (RE.) have noted the recent announcement by the Indonesian government regarding two sets of revisions to its palm-oil export duty and levy. Earlier this month, Muhammad Lutfi, Trade Minister of Indonesia which is the world’s biggest palm oil producer, said the government would bring down its combined maximum … Read more