In a series of
maneuvers that strain the sense of irony, the Indonesian government
is finally going after former president Suharto through the civil
courts to get back US$1.8 billion — a portion of the US$15
billion in ill-gotten gains he is ...
The Indonesian Supreme Court’s stunning 1 trillion rupiah (US$129 million)
libel award against Time Magazine in favor of ailing 86-year-old former
strongman Suharto contains elements of both justice and injustice. It seems undeniabl...
In more than just crash
deaths, Indonesia is reaping the price of the 2000 deregulation of
its skies without paying adequate attention to the safety of its
airlines. An all-time low in confidence in the eyes of global
aviation authorities is ...