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Edition: Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Pre-Election Contest

February 15, when Jakarta residents elect their next governor and deputy governor, is just around the corner. At a televised public debate last week, the candidates and their running matesAgus…

Archive
Economy

Market Pulse: Casting Doubt on Trump

Easing Ore Exports

The government revises the mining regulation for the fourth time. Is this aimed at getting Freeport to resume operations?

Law

No Transparency at Mini Markets

The Information Commission asked Alfamart to reveal funds donated by its customers, but it refused, claiming its prerogative as a private company.

Outreach

Waste-Sourced Energy

From Septic Tanks to Stoves

An Islamic boarding school in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, uses biogas produced from human feces to fuel their cooking stoves. The renewable energy saves them Rp150,000 per day.

Sidelines

Bibi

Letters

Letters

Opinion

Debating The Odds

A Thumbs Up for the Regent of Bantul

A group of people from Pajangan, Bantul Regency, oppose a non-Muslim subdistrict chief from taking office. We must not give in to intolerance.

Cartoon

Cartoon