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  1. July 23, 2014

    Prabowo Subianto to challenge Indonesia poll result

    Defeated presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto plans to file an appeal in Indonesia’s constitutional court, according to...

  2. July 10, 2014

    Rivals swap rigging accusations as Indonesia awaits poll outcome

    Indonesia goes to the polls The two camps in Indonesia’s presidential election stand-off dug in their heels on Thursday –...

  1. July 10, 2014

    Q&A: Indonesia’s election deadlock

    Both candidates in Indonesia’s closely fought presidential election have claimed victory based on unofficial “quick counts”,...

  2. July 9, 2014

    Candidates both claim win in Indonesia presidential race

    Indonesia goes to the polls Joko Widodo, the reformist governor of Jakarta, and Prabowo Subianto, a self-styled military...

  3. July 7, 2014

    Investor nerves fray as Indonesia presidential race tightens

    Having wowed investors with election-fuelled stock market rallies, Asia’s golden couple – India and Indonesia – appears to...

  4. July 4, 2014

    Indonesia’s strongman Prabowo makes final election push

    Indonesia’s elite politicians are rallying around former general and self-styled strongman Prabowo Subianto as he makes a...

  5. July 3, 2014

    Indonesia becomes latest EM to tap eurobond market

    Indonesia has become the latest emerging economy country to tap the euro debt market, as it looks to diversify its funding...

  6. June 30, 2014

    Rupiah stages rally ahead of Indonesian elections

    The rupiah gained strongly yesterday, extending a rally that began on Friday as volatility hit Indonesia’s markets in the...

  7. June 30, 2014

    Jokowi confident of victory despite squandering poll lead

    In spite of squandering a huge poll lead over his rival for the Indonesian presidency, frontrunner Joko Widodo is “very...

  8. June 24, 2014

    Indonesia strongman Prabowo closes gap on rival ahead of poll

    Former special forces general Prabowo Subianto is closing in on presidential frontrunner Joko Widodo as his fiery,...

  9. June 5, 2014

    Indonesia media barons line up for election fight

    Presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto was only giving out the prizes at the recent final of Indonesian Idol but he was...

  10. May 5, 2014

    Indonesia growth slows to five-year low

    Economic growth in Indonesia fell to the slowest pace in five years as the government ban on the export of unprocessed...

  11. April 15, 2014

    Jokowi fever highlights Indonesia’s political vacuum

    Indonesian voters and foreign investors alike are abuzz about the potential of presidential frontrunner Joko Widodo, known...

  12. April 10, 2014

    Mixed Indonesia poll raises investor concerns over lack of direction

    The failure by the Indonesian Democratic Party-Struggle (PDI-P) to secure a resounding victory in Wednesday’s legislative...

  13. April 9, 2014

    Widodo’s party set to win Indonesia parliamentary election

    The opposition Indonesian Democratic Party-Struggle (PDI-P) came out on top in the five-yearly legislative election on...

  14. April 8, 2014

    ‘Widodo factor’ to prove crucial in Indonesia poll

    Joko Widodo is expected to move closer to Indonesia’s presidency on Wednesday with his Indonesian Democratic Party-Struggle...

  15. April 2, 2014

    Indonesia wrestles with election logistics

    slideshow: Indonesia’s election in numbers Fears about vote buying and poll manipulation are widespread as Indonesia...

  16. March 14, 2014

    Five reasons for Joko Widodo’s popularity in Indonesia

    Joko Widodo, governor of Jakarta and Indonesia’s most popular politician, has been selected the presidential candidate for...

  17. March 14, 2014

    Joko Widodo to contest Indonesian presidency

    Megawati Sukarnoputri, former Indonesian president, has ended months of speculation by selecting Joko Widodo, Jakarta...

  18. February 27, 2014

    Presidential hopefuls jostle for position in Indonesia

    It is 7am in the bustling port city of Balikpapan and Dahlan Iskan, Indonesia’s 62-year-old minister for state-owned...

  19. February 11, 2014

    Indonesia counts on election spending to maintain economic pace

    Asrul Mahdi, like many Indonesians, thinks that most politicians are venal, self-serving snobs. But political vanity and...

  20. February 3, 2014

    Yudhoyono’s ‘big white book’ sparks debate about president’s legacy

    Fifty years after Mao Zedong’s “little red book” was first distributed in China, Indonesia’s President Susilo Bambang...

  21. November 24, 2013

    Jakarta outsider Joko Widodo tipped for national role

    As he conducts one of his trademark spot checks on a canal dredging project in a slum area, Joko Widodo, Jakarta governor,...

  22. October 20, 2013

    Indonesia’s clans fall foul of bribery probes ahead of 2014 poll

    With her broad perma-smile, tightly fitted hijab and religious airs, Banten governor Ratu Atut Chosiyah, does not give the...

  23. August 11, 2013

    Indonesia: A delicate succession

    Almost every Thursday for the past six years, Maria Katarina Sumarsih has stood outside Indonesia’s presidential palace with...

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