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Indonesia election: presidential rival challenges Widodo victory in court

Prabowo Subianto files lawsuit in constitutional court in Jakarta, scene of fatal clashes between protesters and police this week The defeated candidate in Indonesia’s presidential election has filed a challenge against the result in the country’s top court, just days after seven people died in rioting by his supporters in the capital.The legal move is the latest step in what analysts say has been a months-long campaign by former general Prabowo Subianto to discredit the election. Continue readi...
Tags: Indonesia, Asia Pacific, Joko Widodo


Mount Agung: flights cancelled after Bali volcano erupts

Volcano spews ash over popular tourist island but authorities yet to raise alert level Bali’s airport has cancelled flights following an eruption of the Mount Agung volcano, which spread ash over the south of the Indonesian island. The national disaster agency said Friday night’s eruption lasted four minutes and 30 seconds, spreading lava and incandescent rocks about 3km from the crater. Continue reading...
Tags: Bali, Indonesia, Asia Pacific, Natural disasters and extreme weather, Volcanoes, Mount Agung


Nigeria’s Gokada raises $5.3M round for its motorcycle ride-hail biz

In many large cities across Africa, motorcycle taxies are as common as yellow-cabs in New York. That includes Lagos, Nigeria, where ride-hail startup Gokada has raised a $5.3 million Series A round to grow its two-wheel transit business. Gokada has trained and on-boarded over 1000 motorcycles and their pilots on its app that connects commuters to moto-taxis and the company’s signature green, DOT approved helmets. The startup has completed nearly 1 million rides since it was co-founded in 2018 by...
Tags: Apps, TC, Adventure Capital, Africa, Allianz, Carsharing, Ceo, co CEO, Countries, Driver, East Africa, Entrepreneur, Fahim Saleh, Germany, Go-jek, Gojek


Six dead, 200 injured in protests over Indonesia's election result

Police and protesters angry at Indonesia's election result have battled for a second night on the streets of Jakarta, after six people were killed and more than 200 injured in the initial clashes.
Tags: Asia, News, Indonesia, Jakarta


Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 ruled out for Indonesia because of SOHC engine – Report

Suzuki?s new quarter-litre motorcycle, the Gixxer SF 250, may not go to the...
Tags: Indonesia, Autos, Suzuki Gixxer


Is it safe to visit Indonesia during riots and political unrest?

Foreign Office warns of 'risk of violence' [Author: Helen Coffey]
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Police say 7 died in Indonesia election rioting

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Seven people have died in election violence in the Indonesian capital, police said Thursday, as calm returned to the city and the losing presidential candidate prepared to challenge the result in court. The apparently orchestrated chaos that turned central Jakarta into a battleground started Tuesday night during peaceful protests over official […]
Tags: News, Indonesia, Nation, Jakarta, Jakarta Indonesia, Nation & World


10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. UK chipmaker ARM told staff to suspend business with Huawei, according to an internal memo seen by the BBC. The move could devastate Huawei, which relies on ARM architecture for its phones. British carriers EE and Vodafone dropped Huawei devices from their new 5G networks over worries that customers wouldn't get Android support. Google pulled Huawei's Android license earlier this week. Apple sent out invites to WWDC, its annu...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Europe, UK, Indonesia, China, US, Trends, Bbc, New York Times, Vodafone, Huawei, Alexa, Samsung Galaxy


Indonesia restricts social media to control fake news, as 6 killed in violence after election results

Indonesia yesterday introduced curbs on social media to prevent the spread of hoaxes, reports Reuters. Riots erupted in the capital city Jakarta on Tuesday once President Joko Widodo was declared winner of last month’s election: 6 people were killed and 200 injured. According to the report,... ...
Tags: Travel, News, Indonesia, Social Media, Joko Widodo, Jakarta, Reuters, Misinformation, Fake News, Internet Shutdown


Travel News: May 23, 2019

Abercrombie & Kent Creates New Inspiring Expeditions Trips Luxury Travel Advisor Geoffrey Kent and his team at Abercrombie & Kent have created two new Inspiring Expeditions: Ethiopia by Air: Danakil & Beyond and Carnival & Cariocas. On Ethiopia by Air: Danakil & Beyond (Oct 4-13, 2019), using a helicopter, travelers can fly down to the destination’s sights, including the remote and rarely-visited Danakil Depression with a glowing lava lake and Sulphur-yellow salt flats.   Disney World offers pa...
Tags: Travel, Indonesia, Ethiopia, Boeing, Federal Aviation Administration, Botswana, Max, American Airlines, News And Deals, Nbc Nightly News, Disney World, Doug Parker, Abercrombie Kent, Geoffrey Kent, Danakil Depression, NBCNews com American Airlines


Defeated Indonesia candidate to challenge vote at top court

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The defeated candidate in Indonesia’s presidential election is expected to file a court challenge to the result as calm returned to the capital Jakarta following a 24-hour spasm of apparently orchestrated violence. The campaign team of former general Prabowo Subianto has said it will file a challenge to the Constitutional Court […]
Tags: News, Indonesia, Nation, Jakarta, Constitutional Court, Jakarta Indonesia, Nation & World, Prabowo Subianto


Jakarta riots: Indonesian president says he will not tolerate threats to unity

Six people died in violence that flared after the release of official election results showing Joko Widodo had won a second termIndonesian president Joko Widodo has said the volatile situation in the capital, Jakarta, is under control following deadly riots by supporters of his rival in last month’s presidential election.Police said six people died and dozens were injured in rioting that began on Tuesday evening following the release of official election results showing Widodo had won a second t...
Tags: Indonesia, World news, Asia Pacific, Joko Widodo, Jakarta, Widodo


United CEO vows to be aboard 737 Max when its cleared to fly

CHICAGO (AP) — CEO Oscar Munoz says he will be aboard United Airlines’ first flight of a Boeing 737 Max once regulators agree to let the aircraft fly again. Munoz made the promise after Chicago-based United’s annual meeting with shareholders Wednesday. In crashes in Indonesia in October and Ethiopia in March, an automated system called […]
Tags: Business, News, Indonesia, Ap, Chicago, Nation, Ethiopia, Boeing, United, United Airlines, Oscar Munoz, Munoz


Joko Widodo secures second term as Indonesia's president

Indonesian president Joko Widodo has won a second term as leader of the world's third largest democracy, official results confirmed Tuesday, beating a former general who has claimed widespread ballot-rigging.
Tags: Asia, News, Indonesia, Joko Widodo


6 Die During Riots in Indonesia Over Election Results

(JAKARTA, Indonesia) — Indonesian President Joko Widodo said authorities have the volatile situation in the country’s capital under control after six people died Wednesday in riots by supporters of his losing rival in last month’s presidential election. The clashes began Tuesday night when supporters of former Gen. Prabowo Subianto tried to force their way into…
Tags: News, Indonesia, Uncategorized, Joko Widodo, Jakarta Indonesia, Onetime, Gen Prabowo Subianto


Indonesia restricts WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram usage following deadly riots

Indonesia is the latest nation to hit the hammer on social media after the government restricted the use of WhatsApp and Instagram following deadly riots yesterday. Numerous Indonesia-based users are today reporting difficulties sending multimedia messages via WhatsApp, which is one of the country’s most popular chat apps, and posting content to Facebook, while the hashtag #instagramdown is trending among the country’s Twitter users due to problems accessing the Facebook-owned photo app. W...
Tags: Social, Facebook, Asia, Instagram, Indonesia, Government, India, Social Media, Tech, Spokesperson, Whatsapp, Software, President, Joko Widodo, Sri Lanka, Presidential Election


Indonesia post-election protests leave six dead

The police chief has denied his officers used live ammunition during protests against election results.
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Muslims taught to target Christian girls in Indonesia

Indonesia (MNN) -- Christians in Indonesia face some of the harshest forms of persecution. It’s a risk for believers to openly share about their faith. If they do, they could be beaten or even killed. Yet, recently, a new form of persecution is on the rise -- Christian girls are being targeted by Muslim men. Christian Girls Targeted “Influential leaders are literally training young men to target Christian girls to impregnate them,” World Mission’s Greg Kelley says. “They target them ...
Tags: Indonesia, America, Muslim, Jesus, Greg Kelley, Kelley, Fikri Rasyid, Muslim men Christian Girls Targeted, Andy Al Mesura


Indonesia post-election protests leave six dead in Jakarta

The police chief has denied his officers used live ammunition during protests against election results.
Tags: News, Indonesia, Jakarta


Six dead, 200 injured in protests over Indonesia's election result

Six people were killed and more than 200 injured in Indonesia's capital amid angry protests against the results of the country's recent general election.
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Indonesia post-election protests leave six dead - Jakarta governor

Police fired tear gas after mass rallies against the re-election of President Joko Widodo turned violent.
Tags: News, Indonesia, Joko Widodo, Jakarta


Protests Over Indonesia’s Election Results Have Turned Deadly

Protestors set a police building on fire and clashed with security forces
Tags: News, Indonesia, Uncategorized, Overnight, Onetime


Indonesia arrests dozens after violent post-election clashes

Police fired tear gas after peaceful mass rallies against the re-election of President Joko Widodo turned violent.
Tags: News, Indonesia, Joko Widodo


Mission Network News (Wed, 22 May 2019 - 4.5 min)

Today's Headlines If we just overturn Roe v. Wade, “we will have failed” Muslims taught to target Christian girls in Indonesia Ramadan reminds BMBs to pray for their families
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Food delivery startup Dahmakan eats up $5M for expansion in Southeast Asia

It’s harvest season for Southeast Asia’s full-stack food delivery startups. Following on from Singapore’s Grain raising $10 million, so Malaysia-based Dahmakan today announced a $5 million financing round of its own. The money takes the startup to $10 million raised to date — its last round as $2.6 million last year — and it comes via new investors U.S-based Partech Partners and China’s UpHonest Capital and existing backers Y-Combinator, Atami Capital and the former CEO of Nestlé who was an ang...
Tags: Travel, Google, Indonesia, China, Southeast Asia, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Temasek, Penang, Li, Jessica Li, Dahmakan, Johor Bharu, Google Temasek, UpHonest Capital


A young entrepreneur is building the Amazon of Bangladesh

At just 26, Waiz Rahim is supposed to be involved in the family business, having returned home in 2016 with an engineering degree from the University of Southern California. Instead, the young entrepreneur is plotting to build the Amazon of Bangladesh. Deligram, Rahim’s vision of what e-commerce looks like in Bangladesh, a country of nearly 180 million, is making progress, having taken inspiration from a range of established tech giants worldwide, including Amazon, Alibaba and Go-Jek in Indon...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Startups, TC, Ecommerce, Uber, Asia, Microsoft, Electronics, Indonesia, California, China, Singapore, India, America, Tech


Indonesia riots: six dead after protesters clash with troops over election result

Mobs set fire to vehicles in Jakarta after supporters of Prabowo Subianto, who lost the vote, took to the streetsSix people are dead and more than 200 are injured after mobs clashed with security forces and set fire to a police dormitory and vehicles in the Indonesian capital following the release of official election results.National Police spokesman Dedi Prasetyo said protests by supporters of an unsuccessful presidential candidate turned violent late on Tuesday and continued through the night...
Tags: Indonesia, World news, Asia Pacific, Joko Widodo, Jakarta, National Police, Prabowo Subianto, Dedi Prasetyo


Indonesia: BANI Arbitration Center On Arbitration Rules And Procedures: A Summary Of The Key Changes - Hogan Lovells

Last year, Badan Arbitrase Nasional Indonesia (BANI Arbitration Center) (BANI) published its updated rules and procedures (2018 BANI rules and procedures).
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Indonesia riots: protesters clash with security forces over election result

Supporters of Prabowo Subianto, who lost the vote, set fire to vehicles in JakartaSupporters of an unsuccessful presidential candidate have clashed with security forces and set fire to a police dormitory and vehicles in the Indonesian capital after the release of official election results.National Police spokesman Dedi Prasetyo said protests turned violent late on Tuesday and continued through the night. Police said they had arrested 20 “provocateurs”. Continue reading...
Tags: Indonesia, World news, Asia Pacific, Joko Widodo, National Police, Prabowo Subianto, Dedi Prasetyo


Indonesia looks to use Pertamina’s storage for biodiesel to reduce costs

In Indonesia, the Jakarta Post newspaper reports that the energy ministry is looking at potentially using Pertamina’s storage tanks to store biodiesel in an attempt to reduce infrastructure costs for the fuel and its mandated B20 blend. Already the ministry has begun inspections on eight storage facilities to ensure appropriate specifications, handling, safety and other aspects. Ship-to-ship distribution had been introduced to keep transportation costs from skyrocketing following expansion into ...
Tags: Indonesia, Producer News, Biodiesel, B20, Jakarta Post, Pertamina