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Former Indonesian president Habibie once called Singapore a ‘little red dot’ – here’s what actually happened

"You see, a friend in need is a friend indeed. I don't have that feeling from Singapore," he reportedly said.
Indonesia produces the second-largest amount of nickel in the world.

Nickel is surging after Indonesia said it will ban exports of the metal from January

The metal's price hit a five-year high of $18,785. That's bad news for China, one of the world's biggest buyers of nickel.

Indonesia is spending $33 billion to move its capital from a sinking city to an island where forests have been burning

The nation's new capital city, Borneo, has been plagued by deforestation, which releases high amounts of carbon dioxide.

Move over, Jakarta: Jokowi wants East Kalimantan to be Indonesia’s new capital

It's two hours away from Jakarta by flight.

An Instagram influencer couple are being criticized for crudely splashing themselves with holy water while visiting a temple in Bali

People blasted the couple's crude actions at the temple as "disgusting" and "insulting to Indonesia."

Grab is setting up a second HQ in Jakarta – and calls itself ‘an Indonesia-focused’ company

The Indonesia HQ will be GrabFood's head office and house the company's "rapidly growing" R&D centre in Jakarta, Grab said.
A still from Rius Vernandes' video that shows Garuda Indonesia's menu.

A YouTuber could face criminal charges after a picture he posted of a handwritten in-flight menu on Indonesia’s flagship airline went viral

The menu, which included options like beef steak and crème brûlée, went viral in Indonesia, prompting an explanation from the YouTuber who shared it.
A strong earthquake hit the popular tourist island of Bali in Indonesia on Tuesday.

6.0 magnitude earthquake strikes near Indonesia’s popular tourist island Bali

The agency said there was no threat of tsunami at this time. It also recorded aftershocks in several nearby provinces.
A powerful magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck off the coast on Laiwui, in eastern Indonesia on Sunday.

At least 1 dead after powerful magnitude 7.3 earthquake hits off the coast of Indonesia

Earlier on Sunday, a magnitude 6.6. earthquake struck off the coast of Western Australia, one of the strongest ever recorded in the state.