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Indonesia president declares poll win as rival does too, complaining of fraud

18 Apr 2019

JAKARTA Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Thursday declared victory in a presidential election to lead the world's third-largest democracy but his challenger also claimed he had won and complained of widespread cheating. | Video

Indonesia's Widodo looks set for election victory: challenger says no

17 Apr 2019

JAKARTA Indonesian President Joko Widodo appeared set for a second term as "quick count" results from Wednesday's election rolled in, but his challenger claimed that he had won the popular vote and urged supporters not to let his victory be snatched away. | Video

Indonesia to fix motorbike ride-hailing rates; may hurt Grab, Go-Jek

25 Mar 2019

March 25 Indonesian authorities mandated on Monday that ride-hailing motorcycle service providers will only be able to charge rates within a fixed band, a move that could put hurdles in the expansion plans of Go-Jek, Grab and other ride-hailing firms.

U.S. lawmaker seeks Boeing whistleblowers, some MAX 737 orders in jeopardy

23 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON/JAKARTA A U.S. lawmaker on Friday urged current or former Boeing Co and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) employees to come forward with any information about the certification programme for the 737 MAX, which has suffered two fatal crashes in five months. | Video

Indonesia's Garuda asks to cancel 737 MAX order it had been reconsidering before Ethiopia crash

22 Mar 2019

JAKARTA Garuda Indonesia has asked to cancel an order for 49 Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 jets, citing a loss of passenger trust following two crashes, although it had been reconsidering the order before the latest disaster in Ethiopia last week.

WRAPUP 3-Indonesian airline cancels Boeing order, citing passenger fear

22 Mar 2019

* Boeing to retrofit older planes with safety alert - sources

Indonesia's Garuda asks to cancel 737 MAX order it had been reconsidering before Ethiopia crash

22 Mar 2019

JAKARTA Garuda Indonesia has asked to cancel an order for 49 Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 jets, citing a loss of passenger trust following two crashes, although it had been reconsidering the order before the latest disaster in Ethiopia last week.

Boeing to offer safety feature as standard in 737 MAX software upgrade: sources

22 Mar 2019

WASHINGTON/JAKARTA Boeing Co plans to offer as standard a safety feature that might have warned earlier of problems that possibly played a role in the crashes of Ethiopian and Indonesian planes that killed almost 350 people, two officials briefed on the matter said on Thursday. | Video

WRAPUP 5-Boeing to offer safety feature as standard in 737 MAX software upgrade -sources

22 Mar 2019

* Boeing to retrofit older planes, install safety alert -sources

Pilots searched for right checklist before Lion Air crash - investigators

21 Mar 2019

JAKARTA Indonesian investigators said on Thursday the cockpit voice recorder from a crashed Lion Air Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 jet showed pilots were searching for the right checklist in their handbooks and were experiencing airspeed and altitude issues.

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