Indonesia ties - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Indonesia ties


Australia pushes 'urgent' trade talks with Indonesia

Nov 18, 2015 - 6:34 PM

We haven t had the engagement that we could and should as such close neighbors said Australian Trade Minister Andrew Robb adding that both countries have been looking past one another for commercial opportunities

TRADE TALKS. Australian trade minister Andrew Robb delivers his speech during the opening of Indonesia Australia Business Week 2015 in Jakarta, on November 18. Photo by AFP

Australian PM eyes 'great future' with Indonesia after Abbot strained ties

Nov 12, 2015 - 8:42 PM

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull hope for better relations between his country and Indonesia during his first trip to the key ally since taking power seeking to turn the page after a series of crises

BETTER TIES. Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull (L) and Indonesian President Joko Widodo (R) visit the Tanah Abang retail market in Jakarta on November 12, 2015. AFP

Jokowi cuts US trip short to attend to haze crisis

Oct 26, 2015 - 11:20 PM

The Palace confirmed that President Joko Widodo is canceling the San Francisco leg of his trip due to the complaints from the public on the impact of the haze on their health

US VISIT. Indonesian president Joko Widodo arrives in the United States. Photo from Widodo's Facebook

Jokowi in US: Obama to host White House welcome

Oct 26, 2015 - 8:41 AM

Furniture salesman turned president Joko Widodo makes his maiden visit to Washington exactly a year after taking office

US VISIT. Indonesian president Joko Widodo arrives in the United States. Photo from Widodo's Facebook

Australia: Ties with Indonesia back in 'good shape' after Bali 9 execution

Sep 03, 2015 - 11:20 AM

There are tensions in the relationship from time to time We are two very different countries but we are neighbors and we both realize that we need to get along says Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop

TENSION. Tension between Australia and Indonesia grew after Australian drug traffickers Andrew Chan (L) and Myuran Sukumaran (R) were executed. File photo by Jewel Samad/AFP

Australian PM cancels Indonesia trip

May 03, 2014 - 2:51 PM

Tony Abbott cancels a fence mending trip to Indonesia reportedly over an asylum seeker turnback operation that could embarrass Jakarta

REASON UNKNOWN. Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott cancels a trip to Indonesia but refuses to disclose the reasons. Media reports have it a people-smuggling vessel intercepted between the two countries was the reason. File photo by Lukas Coch/Australia and New Zealand Out/EPA