21November2017

        

  • Nov 17, 2017

    Resignation of Australian officials due to dual citizenship and government stability

    The rules of dual citizenship resulted in the resignation of a number of politicians who became Australian state officials. 3 days ago, Senator Jacqui Lambie of Tasmania declared his resignation because he is also a British national from his…
    Nuke Kusumawati/Ani Hasanah78
  • Nov 16, 2017

    Understanding tolerance in social life

    Twenties years ago, precisely on November 16, 1995, at the initiative of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization -UNESCO, the UN General Assembly adopted the Declaration on the Principles of Tolerance. Since then,…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah Mubarok106
  • Nov 15, 2017

    LEBANON, A NEW DISPUTING AREA

    The never ending Middle East conflict seems to be more complicated with conflict in Lebanon. After a long time the country experienced calm period, Lebanon is entering a turbulent time. Two countries with strong influence in Lebanon, Saudi Arabia…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah Mubarok213
  • Nov 14, 2017

    Conflict-prone regions and governor election

    East Java Regional Police Chief, Inspector-General Machfud Arifin has revealed recently that some regions in East Java are predicted to be prone to conflicts in the governor elections in 2018. The regions which are often referred to be prone to pose…
    nuke/setiorini163
  • Nov 13, 2017

    HEALTHY COUNTRY STARTS FROM FAMILY

    Health is a main and basic thing in life. The success of a health program cannot be separated from the participation of the community that’s originated from families. The family environment provides a basis for a person to have healthy habits,…
    Maryati/Setiorini201
  • Nov 10, 2017

    President Donald Trump's state visit to Asia

    After visiting Japan, the President of the United States, Donald Trump made a state visit to China, and then to Russia, Vietnam and the Philippines. The question is why in his first Asian tour since becoming President, Trump did not visit Indonesia.…
    nuke/setiorini339
  • Nov 09, 2017

    The meaning of Heroes Day

    Every November 10, Indonesian nation commemorates Heroes Day, an important day in the history of the Indonesian nation. This is particularly related to efforts to defend the independence and to show to the international community the existence of…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah Mubarok356
  • Nov 08, 2017

    DONALD TRUMP’s VISIT TO THE FAR EAST

    Last weekend, US President Donald Trump started his 12 days goodwill visit to the five East and Southeast Asian countries namely, Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines. The first country he visited was Japan to meet with Japanese…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah Mubarok394
  • Nov 07, 2017

    Indonesian students must improve business interest

    Vice President, Jusuf Kalla asked Indonesian students not to dream any longer of becoming civil servants. This was delivered on 4 November 2017, after inaugurating Andalas University Hospital in Padang, West Sumatra. VP Jusuf Kalla reminded the…
    Nuke/Ani Hasanah322
  • Nov 06, 2017

    Validation of Telecommunication Customer Data

    Starting October 31, 2017, the Indonesian government through the Ministry of Communications and Informatics requires the subscribers of SIM (Subscriber Identification Module) card or mobile phone to register by attaching the Identity Number and…
    Maryati/Setiorini361
  • Nov 03, 2017

    Aung San Suu Kyi visited Rakhine

    Myanmar's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi visited Rakhine state on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017. This was her first visit since the Muslim-ruled Rohingya region was rocked by a conflict last August. 600.000 Rohingyas were forced to flee, mostly to…
    Nuke/Ani Hasanah455
  • Nov 02, 2017

    The importance of special envoy for religion and civilization

    The Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia -NKRI based on Pancasila, the 1945 Constitution, and Unity in Diversity (Bhinneka Tunggal Ika) is a country which recognizes the plurality of its citizens with different tribes, religions, races, or…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah Mubarok456
  • Nov 01, 2017

    CATALAN AND KURDISTAN REFERENDUM DRAMA

    Two referendums, one in Catalonia and one in Kurdistan, were carried out within a short time. Both end up with results that are not much different, without recognition from other countries. The Spanish Supreme Court declared the Catalan referendum…
    Maryati/Setiorini551
  • Oct 31, 2017

    PREVENTING UNSTOPPABLE HOAX

    According to Indonesian Dictionary, Hoax is false news. And in an Oxford English dictionary, Hoax is defined as a malicious deception made for a bad purpose. Or in other words, Hoax or false news is incorrect information made equally true even…
    nuke/setiorini597
  • Oct 30, 2017

    THE SPIRIT OF YOUTH PLEDGE, THE SPIRIT OF FEARLESS TO UNIFIED

    The Youth Pledge is one of the major milestones in the history of Indonesia's independence movement. The oath that was declared 89 years ago at the Second Youth Congress on 28 October 1928 was regarded as a crystallization of the spirit to affirm…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah Mubarok578
  • Oct 27, 2017

    Myanmar ready to accept the return of Rohingya refugees

    The international community has heard good relief news about the fate of the Rakhine ethnics who fled from their hometown. Some news agencies and media around the world have reported that the Myanmar government is ready to accept Rohingya refugees.…
    Nuke Kusumawati/Ani Hasanah538
  • Oct 25, 2017

    LDP’S WIN, ABE’S VICTORY

    Unlike previous estimates, in an early election in Japan on Sunday (October 22), the LDP and its coalition partners won a majority of the votes with at least 312 out of 465 parliamentary seats. Thus, Shinzo Abe's way to occupy the post of Prime…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah Mubarok683
  • Oct 24, 2017

    Youth and Food Security

    October for Indonesian Youths becomes a reminder of their commitment. Indonesia's historical record shows that on October 28, 1928, Youth representatives from various regions gathered in Jakarta to declare the oath, which came to be known as the…
    Nuke/Ani Hasanah551
  • Oct 23, 2017

    THE ROLES OF SANTRI AND ISLAMIC SCHOLARS IN DEFENDING THE STATE

    Since 2015, the Indonesian government has set October 22nd as the Day of Santri. Santri, in general, is someone who attends Islamic religious education at Islamic traditional boarding schools. The commemoration of the day started from a meeting of…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah Mubarok667
  • Oct 20, 2017

    The D-8 Summit in Istanbul expected to bring about more concrete action

    The D-8 summit conference in Turkey, Istanbul that takes place from today, is expected to bring about a new deal that positively impacts its members. The implementation of the summit in Istanbul is a good momentum to recall the aims of the founding…
    Nuke Kusumawati/Ani Hasanah691
  • Oct 19, 2017

    The sea for Indonesians’ prosperity

    In building a country, the economic foundation is a vital point. Politics if not supported by economic power is not able to stand firm, and vice versa. This concept certainly cannot stand alone and it is not in the sequence to achieve people’s…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah Mubarok709
  • Oct 17, 2017

    PARLIAMENT DAY OF INDONESIA

    In Indonesia, 16 October each year is commemorated as the day of parliament, marking the importance of a representative body that accommodates the aspirations of its people. The legislative body or the parliament is implemented by a government with…
    Nuke/Ani Hasanah756
  • Oct 16, 2017

    WELCOME JAKARTA NEW GOVERNOR AND DEPUTY GOVERNOR

    Monday 16 October 2017 becomes a historic day for Jakarta residents in particular and the people of Indonesia in general. Today, Indonesian President Joko Widodo inaugurates the elected JakartaGovernor Anies Baswedan and Deputy Governor Sandiaga Uno…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah Mubarok843
  • Oct 13, 2017

    The importance of dialogue in resolving the crisis of Catalonia

    Full independence of Catalonia from Spain is not yet final. The referendum implemented October 1stis still a political discourse. The insistence of two major party leaders in order for separatist leader of Catalonia, Carles Puigdemont not to…
    Nuke Kusumawati/Ani Hasanah816
  • Oct 12, 2017

    Implementation of E-Commerce Tax

    The rise of online shopping activities today brings about blessing to digital economic actors. The promising financial turnover has encouraged the growth of new businesses around the world, including in Indonesia. In connection with the growth of…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah Mubarok993
  • Oct 11, 2017

    US-TURKEY RELATIONS HEATING UP AGAIN

    Having briefly subsided for some time, Turkey's relationship with the United States isheating up again. This time the cause was the detention of a Turkish man who worked as a local staff at the US Consulate in Istanbul. The authorities in Ankara…
    Maryati/Setiorini948
  • Oct 10, 2017

    Bahasa Indonesia toward International Language

    The month of October for the Indonesian people is known as the sanctity month of Pancasila, also known as the language month. The determination of the language month in October refers to the Youth Pledge of 1928, one of which mentions Indonesian as…
    Nuke/Ani Hasanah906
  • Oct 09, 2017

    PRIOR TO 2019 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

    Indonesian Presidential election 2019 is still a year away. But, there has been business ahead of the election, at least in the office of the General Election Commission (KPU). Since Tuesday (3/10/2017) to Monday (16/10/2017), the Commission has…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah Mubarok1019
  • Oct 06, 2017

    The visit of Saudi Arabia's King to Russia is a new round of relations between the two countries

    The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Russia enter a new phase in bilateral relations. The visit of King Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud this week becomes a momentum for the relations between the two countries. Beginning Wednesday, the Saudi Arabian king has…
    Nuke/Ani Hasanah930
  • Oct 05, 2017

    Being with the people, TNI more powerful

    The theme of this 72nd anniversary of Indonesian Armed Forces -TNI Day is ‘Being with the People, TNI is Powerful, Great, Professional and Ready to Realize Indonesia as Sovereign, Independent and Well-Personalized Country’. This theme is promoted as…
    Nuke Kusumawati/Ani Hasanah1000
  • Oct 04, 2017

    REFERENDUMS IN CATALONIA AND KURDISTAN

    Two referendums have been held in two different places but in the same spirit. The first was in the autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq at the end of September. While the second was held this week in Catalonia, Spain. Both regions are equally…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah1040
  • Oct 03, 2017

    Globalizing Indonesian Batik

    On October 2, 2017, many Indonesian people wore Batik shirt. This is one way of commemorating the National Batik Day that falls on that date. Since UNESCO declared Batik as a masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity on October…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah932
  • Oct 02, 2017

    THE MEANING OF PANCASILA SANCTITY DAY(2)

    Like previous years, the Indonesian people commemorate the Pancasila Sanctity Day every October 1st. Pancasila Sanctity Day has been commemorated after the occurrence of the murder of 6 Indonesian Army Generals and 1 Captain on 30 September 1965…
    Maryati/Setiorini1084
  • Sep 29, 2017

    Will the peak of tension between United States and North Korea become a real war?

    Tension between the United States and North Korea is at its peak. The North Koreans put themselves on full alert to fight against the United States. Pyongyang reports that it is ready to be at war, responding to President Donald Trump's statement…
    Nuke Kusumawati/Ani Hasanah996
  • Sep 28, 2017

    Fulfillment of Food Needs

    The government of Indonesia is now preparing the area around Jakarta, as a buffer area of the food development for the capital. Head of Research and Development Agency of Agriculture Ministry, Muhammad Syakir said yesterday that the government has…
    Maryati/Setiorini965
  • Sep 27, 2017

    MERKEL’S NARROW VICTORY

    Despite finally winning the election, it doesn’t mean German Chancellor Angela Merkel can smile widely. A not-too-big win makes Merkel need a coalition to rule. The one thing that distracted her mind is that her partner during the last…
    Maryati/Setiorini1001
  • Sep 26, 2017

    Controversy on Non-Standard Weapon Procurement

    Recently, there has been a rumor among Indonesians regarding large numbers of weapon procurement ordered by certain parties. Moreover, the ordered weapons are not in accordance with the standards used in Indonesia, both for the Indonesian Military…
    nuke/setiorini887
  • Sep 25, 2017

    IT’S TIME FOR INDONESIAN SPORTS TO RISE

    Some encouraging news came from Indonesian sports world. After being defeated in SEA Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia last August, the Indonesian sports world is quite proud of some of the achievements reached by of Indonesian soccer and badminton…
    Maryati/Setiorini1001
  • Sep 21, 2017

    GLOBAL PROGRESS THROUGH DIGITAL ECONOMY

    The world is now entering the era of digitalization; inevitably the overall change in various fields must follow the rapid development, so as not to be out of date. One of them in the field of commerce is electronic commerce - with e-commerce in the…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah1083
  • Sep 14, 2017

    Anticipating the widespread of drought

    Dry season hits Indonesia again. The effects of climate change have made the cycles of seasons changing globally, including in Indonesia. The current dry season in Indonesia is increasingly widespread and its effects have made a lot of agricultural…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah878
  • Sep 13, 2017

    ROHINGYAS’ SUFFFERING, UNTIL WHEN?

    More than 400 thousand Rohingyas have been in the camps in Bangladesh. The refugees are forced to leave the country that has been their home for so long. Myanmar, which has just experienced democracy, must face a horizontal conflict problem between…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah1034
  • Sep 12, 2017

    Socialization of the Four Pillars, Responsibility of all Components of Indonesia

    The People's Consultative Assembly -MPR of the Republic of Indonesia held the socialization of Pancasila, the 1945 Constitution, the Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia and Bhinneka Tunggal Ika or Unity in Diversity. The socialization…
    Nuke/Ani Hasanah802
  • Sep 11, 2017

    THE EXISTENCE OF RRI IN ITS 72ND ANNIVERSARY

    Today, precisely September 11, 2017, Radio Republik Indonesia commemorates its 72nd anniversary. As a public broadcasting institution, 72 years old is mature and has a lot of experiences. The establishment of Radio Republik Indonesia-RRI cannot be…
    Maryati/Setiorini936
  • Sep 08, 2017

    Indonesia and Singapore must maintain good relationship and cooperation

    This year, the relationship between Indonesia and Singapore is 50 years old. As two neighbors sharing the same border, their diplomatic relations are certainly dynamic. The question is what the impact of that relationship is. What has been achieved…
    Nuke/Ani Hasanah775
  • Sep 07, 2017

    Economic program of sea toll road

    Currently, the government of Indonesia through the Ministry of Transportation is aggressively building various infrastructure projects. Not only for land or air transport, but also sea infrastructure is integrated with each other. The great program…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah832
  • Sep 06, 2017

    BRICS OPENS THE NEW WORLD ECONOMIC SECURITY

    In the midst of an economic slowdown that afflicts developed countries, there are groups of countries which are developing above 6%. The groups of these countries are spread across Asia, Africa and Latin America known as BRICS, Brazil, Russia,…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah915
  • Sep 05, 2017

    Giving satisfaction to customers

    On September 4, Indonesia commemorates National Customer Day. This commemoration is held to give appreciation and attention to Indonesian consumers. Since officially launched in 2003, various activities have been done by the manufacturers to express…
    Nuke/Ani Hasanah769
  • Sep 04, 2017

    Indonesian stance in settling the humanitarian tragedy of the Rohingyas

    The Rohingya conflict in Rakhine state, Myanmar has been getting worse over the past few days. The death toll is rising as armed clashes between soldiers and Rohingya militants continue. The violence has also caused thousands of Rohingya Muslims to…
    Maryati/Ani Hasanah760
  • Sep 01, 2017

    Myanmar's openness resolves the Rakhine conflict

    Today, September 1, 2017, some Muslims around the world are performing the peak of Hajj in Mecca. Simultaneously, Muslims worldwide also celebrate the day of Idul Adha. But the Rohingya Islamic community in Rakhine, Myanmar is under pressure and…
    Nuke/Ani Hasanah662
  • Aug 30, 2017

    RAKHINE, AN UNFINISHED STORY OF VIOLENCE

    Rakhine Province in Myanmar is not yet fully peaceful. Last week (25/8), there were a series of violence in Rakhine by Rohingya militants. According to recent reports, more than 70 people were killed in the attack. But even greater is the exodus of…
    Maryati/Setiorini831

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