Joko Widodo launched ambitious infrastructure projects to create his legacy. Now he may be ruining it.
Jakarta’s new governor used sectarian rhetoric in his inauguration speech. Indonesia risks returning to ethnic violence due to such politicking.
The nations’ adoption of fundamentalist Islam values brings them closer to extremism. Racial intolerance between communities has risen, and there is more trouble brewing.
Recent popularisation of smartphone application AyoPoligami stirs controversy over women’s rights in Indonesia.
Will moderate Islamic values stand against the onslaught of young radical clerics?
Why is democratic Jokowi returning to dictatorship style government under Suharto?
Local Indonesian ride-hailing app Go-Jek challenges the regional competitor Grab’s existing market share in Indonesia.
President Joko Widodo’s critics have left him with little choice but to take action to bring peace to Myanmar. Will other ASEAN states follow suit, or will Indonesia stand alone?
Bilateral relations between Indonesia and Vietnam are at an all-time high, but the unresolved issue of overlapping economic zones is turning the South China Sea into a dangerous place for Vietnamese fishermen.
After politicians rejected proposed changes to the election nominations, manoeuvres ahead of the 2019 Indonesian Presidential election are underway.