Tempo English Weekly



THE government is again requiring Pertamina to distribute Premium fuel in Java, Madura and Bali.


The Winding Road For New Institution

Indonesia and Turkey are fighting over the location for the Mega Islamic Bank. The Islamic Development Bank is offering a number of options.


The Battle for Water Resources

Private manufacturing industries are not allowed to dominate upstream-to-downstream water exploitation. The industry of bottled drinking water is getting desperate.

Market Pulse: Politics Impairs Facebook’s Stock

Facebook’s US stock price, which continued its steady climb up to a high of US$194 per share in early February, suddenly tumbled, reversed course and descended to a low of US$157 per share by April 6.

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Monday, April 16, 2018

A Dark Debacle in the Bay

Two weeks have passed, and the cargo ship MV Ever Judger has not left the waters of Balikpapan Bay in East Kalimantan. This ship, which sails under the flag of Panama, should have set sail on March 30, leaving Balikpapan with a cargo of 74,000 tons of coal, headed for Lumut, Perak, Malaysia. The captain had been authorized to leave by the port authority.