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Indonesia’s capital city Jakarta has come out as the winner of the global 2021 Sustainable Transport Award (STA) for its ambitious integrated public transportation programs. Indonesia is the first-ever Southeast Asian country to have received the prestigious award.
Jakarta (ANTARA) - With President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Vice President Ma'ruf Amin marking a year of administration, Indonesia seeks becoming a major player in producing electric vehicles, as the automotive world has changed drastically with their presence.
Jakarta (ANTARA) - Fortune Magazine named President Director of Indonesian state oil and gas firm PT Pertamina, Nicke Widyawati, as the 16th most powerful woman in the world in 2020.
The Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in The Hague, organized Bahasa Indonesia classes as an opportunity for non-native speakers to learn more about the language . It provided a fine opportunity for the students to get their feet wet and further immerse themselves in the Indonesian language and culture.
Jakarta (ANTARA) - The Central Bureau for Statistics recorded Indonesia's trade balance in September 2020 to have posted a US$2.44 billion surplus, with $14.01 billion in exports and $11.57 in imports, resulting in the fifth surplus this year.
Jakarta (ANTARA) - President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) confirmed that a land area, spanning 30 thousand hectares in two districts in Central Kalimantan, will be developed into a food estate.
Commemorating special days this year does feel a little different from the normal days due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Everyone seems to be forced to digitally switch, including while celebrating National Batik Day, which falls on 2 October every year.