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No electricity in Indonesia, but there's Facebook

Jul 2, 2014
Elizabeth Pisani talks about the modern changes in Indonesia's economy.
Posted In: Indonesia, Facebook, electricity, politics

Indonesia tries its hand at universal health care

Nov 26, 2013
As the Obama administration continues its erratic roll out of health care reform, halfway around the world in Indonesia, authorities are getting ready to introduce the world's biggest universal health care program.
Posted In: Indonesia, health care

Indonesia markets tumble on Fed fears

Aug 20, 2013
Asian markets are down, and Indonesia is getting the worst of it.
Posted In: Indonesia, asia, stocks

Indonesia aims for universal healthcare

Dec 26, 2012
Beginning in January 2014, the Indonesian government will roll out a national health care scheme to cover each and every one of its 240 million citizens.
Posted In: health care, Indonesia

Low-fare airline carriers catch on in Southeast Asia

May 28, 2012
Southwest Airlines-style budget carriers are now growing in popularity in Southeast Asia. Some flights can cost as little as $20 to fly internationally.
Posted In: Indonesia, Southeast Asia, airports

Earthquake hits Indonesia, tsunami warnings out

Apr 11, 2012
There are tsunami watches and warnings around the Indian Ocean this morning after a magnitude 8.6 quake struck off the coast of Indonesia early today.
Posted In: earthquake, tsunami, Indonesia

India's first responses to earthquake and tsunami warnings

Apr 11, 2012
An 8.6 magnitude earthquake centered nearly 300 miles off of Indonesia has people around the Indian Ocean as far away as East Africa moving to higher ground. An 8.2 aftershock three hours later prompted a second tsunami warning.
Posted In: tsunami, earthquake, Indonesia

MID-DAY UPDATE: Central Bank to buy bonds, Chrysler predicts profit and "congestion pricing"

Nov 8, 2010
Learn why the G-20 nations and other world leaders object to the Federal Reserve's decision to buy $600 billion worth of treasury bonds. We examine...
Posted In: Airbus A380, Chrysler, congestion pricing, Federal Reserve, G20, Indonesia, mid-day update, quantitative easing