Widespread protests have erupted across Indonesia after the People’s Representative Council passed the Omnibus Law, and some have turned violent. We highlight what the law is all about and why it is controversial.
Oct 12: Trump returns to the White House, Taiwan calls for meaningful dialogue with China, increased tensions between Azerbaijan and Armenia
North America Alongside US President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump, a growing number of
The Indonesian government has started its redevelopment plans to improve its economic distribution. How would this impact its neighbours? Would Indonesia’s growth in power and vision to be the “big brother” of ASEAN be accepted by others?
Jakarta is overpopulated, polluted and sinking. The Indonesian government is planning to relocate the administrative centre to the less densely populated island of Kalimantan, but what should we know about the new capital?
Feb 24: Conservatives gain ground in Iran, IMF calls for major Argentine debt restructuring, and Thailand reveals new policy on Southern Thailand insurgency
North America and Canada Morgan Stanley announced last Thursday (Feb 20) that it would buy
Feb 3: Trump announces Middle East Peace Plan, Republicans block Bolton revelations, India fights over Gandhi’s legacy
North America and Canada Last Tuesday (Jan 28), US President Donald Trump announced a peace
Jan 6: US assassinates Iranian general, Australia defends handling of bushfire crisis, and US announces partial ban on flavoured e-cigarettes
North America and Canada The US has announced a countrywide ban on some e-cigarette flavours
As part of our All in a Day’s Work series, we talk to Singapore Institute of Management (SIM) alumni Cheryl Wijaya to find out more about her internship at the Embassy of The Republic of Indonesia in Singapore.