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The uphill road to Paniai

Landslides, fallen trees, illegal fees and security issues have interfered with the fuel distribution in the Papua highlands. Tempo's Akbar Tri Kurniawan traced the fuel distribution trail along the Nabire-Paniai highway.

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Halal Products at a Crossroads

Two years since its enactment, regulations on the implementation of the halal product guarantee are yet to be resolved by the government. A number of ministries feel cheated.

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Plundering Parliamentarians

I swear to God, swear to God," said Setya Novanto when he was asked if it was true there was Rp150 billion for the Golkar Party's coffers from money embezzled out of the e-KTP (electronic ID cards) in 2011. Without denying or confirming it, he held up his index and middle fingers to form a 'victory' sign.

Setya Novanto demonstrated this oath to Tempo editors when he visited this magazine's office on Wednesday last week, a day before the prosecution read the criminal charges filed in the massive corruption case surrounding the e-KTP project at the Jakarta Corruption Court.