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Lion Air 'urgently requires' more 737 MAX jets to support growth: co-founder

14 Aug 2019

BATAM, Indonesia Indonesia's Lion Air "urgently requires" more Boeing Co 737 MAX jets to support its growth strategy once regulators approve the grounded model's return to service, the airline's co-founder, Rusdi Kirana, told Reuters on Wednesday.

Trump Jr touts 'dream' Indonesia projects, denies any conflicts

13 Aug 2019

JAKARTA Donald Trump Jr, the eldest son of the U.S. president, said he was upbeat about two planned Trump-branded projects in Indonesia and dismissed any risk of conflict of interest over involvement in the luxury resorts in Southeast Asia's biggest economy. | Video

Indonesia to publish final report on Lion Air crash next month

09 Aug 2019

JAKARTA Indonesian investigators will give their final report next month on the crash of a Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX jet that killed 189 people last October, the country's civil aviation authority said on Friday.

Indonesia to publish final report on Lion Air crash next month

09 Aug 2019

JAKARTA Indonesian investigators will give their final report next month on the crash of a Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX jet that killed 189 people last October, the country's civil aviation authority said on Friday.

UPDATE 1-Indonesia to publish final report on Lion Air crash next month

09 Aug 2019

JAKARTA, Aug 9 Indonesian investigators will give their final report next month on the crash of a Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX jet that killed 189 people last October, the country's civil aviation authority said on Friday.

Indonesia plans incentives to boost electric vehicle industry

01 Aug 2019

JAKARTA Indonesia plans a series of incentives to boost production of electric vehicles (EVs), according to a copy of a draft regulation reviewed by Reuters.

Domestic airfares soar in Indonesia despite government price cap

11 Jul 2019

SINGAPORE/JAKARTA When Resti Novita Sari booked to fly from Jakarta to her hometown of Padang to visit family for the Eid holiday, airfares were 40% to 60% higher than she had paid in previous years.

Soccer: Southeast Asia's first club listing fans hopes of cleaner Indonesia league

18 Jun 2019

JAKARTA Indonesia's Bali United this week became the first club in Southeast Asia to list its shares, a move that officials and fans hope could be a step towards developing a league that has been dogged by allegations of corruption.

Banks in a bind as Indonesia looks to cut interest rates

31 May 2019

JAKARTA, May 31 After aggressively hiking rates six times last year, Bank Indonesia (BI) signalled this month it could follow other central banks in Asia by easing in a bid to fire up flatlining growth in Southeast Asia's biggest economy.

Indonesia tells airlines to trim fares without compromising safety

16 May 2019

JAKARTA Indonesia's transport ministry has trimmed the maximum fares airlines can charge for domestic routes, effective later this week, as millions of Muslims prepare for homecoming trips at the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.

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