Indonesia

Philippines, Malaysia put Uber-Grab deal under anti-competition…

Philippines, Malaysia put Uber-Grab deal under anti-competition…

Published 02/04/2018

MANILA/KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Philippines and Malaysia said on Monday they will look into whether Uber Technologies’ [UBER.UL] move to sell its Southeast Asian business [more…]

Indonesia says Go-Jek, Grab need to register as transport businesses

Indonesia says Go-Jek, Grab need to register as transport businesses

Published 02/04/2018

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia is making it mandatory for Go-Jek and Grab to register as transport companies within two months to ensure they meet safety [more…]

Indonesia’s Go-Jek raises $1.5 billion as ride-hailing market heats…

Indonesia’s Go-Jek raises $1.5 billion as ride-hailing market heats…

Published 26/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A Go-Jek driver rides a motorcycle on a street in Jakarta, Indonesia, December 15, 2017. REUTERS/BeawihartaSINGAPORE (Reuters) - Indonesia’s Go-Jek has raised a [more…]

IMF chief calls on Indonesia to boost growth rate to absorb workers

IMF chief calls on Indonesia to boost growth rate to absorb workers

Published 26/02/2018

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde (L) and Indonesian President Joko Widodo leave Tanah Abang market following their visit in Jakarta, Indonesia February 26, [more…]

Startling orangutan population decline recorded in Borneo

Startling orangutan population decline recorded in Borneo

Published 15/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: An orangutan hold its baby at the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Center in the Malaysian state of Sabah on Borneo island on January 11, [more…]

Indonesia’s Astra joins in fund raising for Go-Jek

Indonesia’s Astra joins in fund raising for Go-Jek

Published 12/02/2018

A Go-Jek driver rides a motorcycle on a street in Jakarta, Indonesia, December 15, 2017. REUTERS/BeawihartaJAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian conglomerate Astra International said on Monday [more…]

Indonesian police investigate detention of transgender women in Aceh

Indonesian police investigate detention of transgender women in Aceh

Published 02/02/2018

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (Reuters) - Indonesia’s national police chief has ordered an investigation into the detention of 12 transgender women in the province of Aceh, [more…]

Militants attack army post near military academy in Afghan capital

Militants attack army post near military academy in Afghan capital

Published 29/01/2018

An ambulance carries victims near the site of an attack at the Marshal Fahim military academy in Kabul, Afghanistan January 29, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammad IsmailKABUL (Reuters) [more…]

Google says invests in Indonesian ride-hailing firm Go-Jek

Google says invests in Indonesian ride-hailing firm Go-Jek

Published 29/01/2018

A Go-Jek driver rides a motorcycle on a street in Jakarta, Indonesia, December 15, 2017. REUTERS/BeawihartaSINGAPORE (Reuters) - Google has invested in Indonesian ride-hailing firm [more…]

Scores injured as Indonesia stock exchange building lobby floor collap

Scores injured as Indonesia stock exchange building lobby floor collap

Published 15/01/2018

Injured people are treated outside the Indonesian Stock Exchange building following reports of a collapsed structure inside the building in Jakarta, Indonesia January 15, 2018. [more…]