Indonesia Headlines

Tue, 05 Dec 2023 00:55:01 GMT
Indonesia sets up tourism fund to boost tourist arrivals in 2024
JAKARTA, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- The Indonesian government is currently establishing a tourism fund to support the country in developing sustainable tourism and attract more visitors, a minister has said. Indonesian Minister for Tourism and Creative Econo...

Tue, 05 Dec 2023 00:38:12 GMT
Fossil CO₂ emissions hit record high yet again in 2023
Global emissions of fossil carbon dioxide (CO₂), in yet another year of growth, will increase by 1.1% in 2023. These emissions will hit a record 36.8 billion tonnes. That's the finding of the Global Carbon Project's 18th annual report card on the s...

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 22:11:46 GMT
At Least 11 Tourists Died after a Volcano Erupted in Indonesia
Eleven climbers have been found dead after Indonesia's Merapi volcano erupted, an official said, quoted by Reuters.Another 12 people are missing, but the search for them has been temporarily suspended for security reasons. Three survivors were also f...

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 20:38:29 GMT
Best books of 2023: our experts share the books that have stayed with them
We asked 20 of our regular contributors to nominate their favourite books of the year. Their choices were diverse, intriguing and sometimes surprising. Whether you're looking for something relaxing or stimulating, educational or enchanting, this sele...

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 16:05:02 GMT
Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1605 GMT, Dec. 4
NEW DELHI -- Fresh violence in the northeastern state of Manipur Monday killed 13 people, multiple local media reports said. The bodies were recovered by paramilitary Assam Rifles who launched a search operation after receiving intelligence informati...