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 2021-12-30 06:32 

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Disastrous year-end The National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) has identified East Java as the most vulnerable to fl....
 2021-12-30 01:00 

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PREMIUM Yearender 2021: Indonesia's digital economy got bigger, not necessarily better Adoption of online services soared during the pandemic in Southeast Asia's biggest digital eco....
 2021-12-29 23:30 

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PREMIUM Latest National Online Shopping Day rakes in Rp 18 trillion This year's National Online Shopping Day (Harbolnas) saw a massive increase in sales from&n....
 2021-12-29 23:00 

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PREMIUM Indonesia tops survey on business optimism Managers in Southeast Asia's biggest economy are upbeat about 2022 growth prospects, a survey ....
 2021-12-29 21:30 

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China warns of "drastic measures" if Taiwan provokes on independence China claims democratically governed Taiwan as its own territory and in the past two years has stepp....
 2021-12-29 20:46 

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Thailand warns of spike in COVID-19 cases after "super-spreader" event The Omicron cluster identified in the northeastern province of Kalasin on Christmas eve has been lin....
 2021-12-29 19:13 

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PREMIUM Bukalapak president director Rachmat Kaimuddin resigns The company disclosed in a statement published on the Indonesia Stock Exchange website that its top ....
 2021-12-29 19:10 

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Australia's Omicron outbreak strains testing clinics as cases hit records The crush at testing facilities in New South Wales, home to Australia's largest city, Sydney, ha....
 2021-12-29 17:44 

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PREMIUM China-backed $3b nickel smelter starts up in Morowali The smelter produces 1.8 million tons of ferronickel a year....
 2021-12-29 17:00 

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PREMIUM Free from judgement: Safe house for unmarried pregnant women Yayasan Rumah Tumbuh Harapan hopes to provide a safe space for unmarried women going through unplann....
 2021-12-29 16:40 

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Manager Tatsuma Yoshida quits after Singapore's Suzuki Cup exit The move comes after the Singaporeans were eliminated from the regional Suzuki Cup tournament at the....
 2021-12-29 16:15 

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Omicron risk remains 'very high': WHO Omicron is behind rapid virus spikes in several countries, including those where it has already over....
 2021-12-29 15:31 

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Bollywood megastar Salman Khan survives snake bite Bollywood "bad boy" Salman Khan has revealed how he starred in his own real-life action dr....
 2021-12-29 15:12 

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PREMIUM Christmas for converts: Navigating cultural, familial tensions They surprised or deceived their families and converted to a minority religion. How ....
 2021-12-29 15:00 

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Biden signs $778 bilion defense policy bill with eye on China The National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal 2022 through next September authorizes about 5 per....
 2021-12-29 15:00 

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Western, central, and eastern Indonesia show diverse trends in online shopping behavior Indonesia has a large population of avid online shoppers across the country. As 2021 is coming to a ....
 2021-12-29 14:55 

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Bollywood replays India's seminal 1983 cricket triumph Bollywood's retelling of the 1983 World Cup hit cinemas Friday, recalling a stunning underdog vi....
 2021-12-29 14:36 

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Asia shares slip as investors ready for end of 2021 Asian stocks slipped on Wednesday, following a mixed Wall Street session as the region's investo....
 2021-12-29 14:18 

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PREMIUM World Cup to Rio carnival: Six key events in 2022 From the World Cup in Qatar to the midterm elections in the United States, here are six events that ....
 2021-12-29 14:00 

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Perennial wage issue However rational and good-intentioned Anies' renegade wage policy for the welfare of low-incom....
 2021-12-29 13:41 

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800 parakeets: an unexpected 'Christmas gift' to US rescue group A US animal shelter was "in shock" after receiving over 800 parakeets during the holiday w....
 2021-12-29 13:11 

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PREMIUM Denmark's Hans Christian Andersen museum gets fairytale makeover Denmark is honouring its most famous writer, Hans Christian Andersen, with a revamped museum that ai....
 2021-12-29 12:31 

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PREMIUM Indonesia records first Omicron community transmission Indonesia reported on Tuesday its first community transmission of the highly transmissible Omicron v....
 2021-12-29 12:30 

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PREMIUM Yearender 2021: Jokowi consolidates power amid health crisis For President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, 2021 marks the year he seized the opportunity t....
 2021-12-29 12:21 

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Effective antidiscrimination protections needed for minorities Southeast Asian governments' securitized view of maintaining order led to the exploitation of ....
 2021-12-29 12:10 

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PREMIUM Booster vaccine rollout a sure recipe for boosting inequality As the government's own data shows, the benefits of the vaccination rollout have not been....
 2021-12-29 12:03 

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PREMIUM Reset Garuda Indonesia through Citilink: A lesson from Europe As Garuda's subsidiary, Citilink is experienced in operating jet aircraft, namely the Air....
 2021-12-29 12:02 

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PREMIUM Carbon trading future and implementation challenges for Indonesia In addition to keeping the concession away from fires, illegal logging to encroachment, the con....
 2021-12-29 01:00 

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PREMIUM Year-ender: Tech industry buoys IDX in 2021 The IDXTECHNO subindex of technology companies saw the strongest gains, and a tech company deli....
 2021-12-28 23:17 

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Indonesia rejects Rohingya refugees, sends stricken boat to Malaysia At least 100 mostly women and children aboard a wooden vessel said to be taking on water were denied....
 2021-12-28 23:00 

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PREMIUM Transport ministry lifts ban on Boeing MAX 8 aircraft The decision ends a 33-month ban on flying the plane in Indonesian airspace....
 2021-12-28 21:39 

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Latest on the worldwide spread of the coronavirus * Australia recorded another record surge in infections as an outbreak of the highly infectious Omic....
 2021-12-28 21:12 

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PREMIUM Five best reads of 2021 by Indonesian writers What does your reading list look like going into the third year (yes, really) of the extremely prolo....
 2021-12-28 21:01 

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Indonesia must do more than just want to win Suzuki Cup: coach The two sides meet on Wednesday in the opening clash of the two-legged final in Singapore, where the....
 2021-12-28 20:55 

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JT, Superbon named ONE Super Series Strikers of 2021 The United States' Janet "JT" Todd and Thailand's Superbon have been named 2....
 2021-12-28 20:30 

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Study suggests Omicron enhances immunity against Delta The study, which has not been peer-reviewed, found that people who were infected with Omicron, espec....
 2021-12-28 20:00 

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Tax revenue exceeds target for first time in 12 years Recovering business activity, high commodity prices and a relatively low target helped tax reve....
 2021-12-28 19:45 

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PREMIUM Contemporary meets classic: FLYNN Dine & Bar Jakarta review For business meetings or some alone time, FLYNN Dine & Bar Jakarta is a hidden gem that aims to ....
 2021-12-28 19:26 

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KNKT advises Transjakarta to create safety unit after series of accidents The National Transportation Safety Committee (KNKT) has advised Jakarta-owned bus service Transjakar....
 2021-12-28 18:15 

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Indonesia detects first locally transmitted Omicron case The first confirmed case was a 37-year-old male who was from the city of Medan and had visited a res....
 2021-12-28 18:12 

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We know how to promote health for all in 2022 We need governments to continue using tailored public health and social measures, including testing,....
 2021-12-28 18:10 

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Large bird flu outbreak kills 2,000 wild cranes in Israel In addition to the 2,000 dead, another 10,000 are believed to be infected, Ohad Hatsofe, a spec....
 2021-12-28 18:00 

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'Dallas Buyers Club' director Jean-Marc Vallee dies at 58 US media reported that Vallee died suddenly in his cabin near Quebec City over the weekend. The caus....
 2021-12-28 17:40 

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Boat carrying Rohingya refugees stranded off Aceh Rohingya refugees from Myanmar have for years sailed to countries such as Malaysia, Thailand and Ind....
 2021-12-28 17:20 

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China local symptomatic COVID cases rise for a 4th day Xian reported 175 symptomatic cases, up from the previous day's 150, official data showed on Tue....
 2021-12-28 16:30 

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Asian shares rise, yen falls as traders shrug off Omicron fears As the worst fears of the Omicron's impact have subsided, investors have been returning to risk ....
 2021-12-28 15:30 

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Macram: The cords that bind Macram was invented by the Babylonians over 3,000 years ago and introduced to Europe through....
 2021-12-28 15:28 

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Fauci says US should consider domestic flight vaccine mandate Monday's travel woes marked a fourth day of flight cancellations, capping a glum Christmas weeke....
 2021-12-28 14:59 

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PREMIUM Rising cinema stars: Indonesian actors to look out for in 2022 After their breakout performances on internationally acclaimed flicks, these Indonesian actors and a....
 2021-12-28 14:41 

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PREMIUM Indonesia's proudest moments of 2021 As we bid farewell to 2021, let us take a look at some of the moments that Indonesians should be pro....

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