JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Garuda Indonesia subsidiary - low-cost carrier Citilink Indonesia - will start new routes to Singapore, cities in Australia and to Frankfurt, Germany, in 2020.
JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - President Jokowi should talk heart-to-heart with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and the other nine Asean leaders about whether Seoul will build its own nuclear power for military purposes.
JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has instructed the Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) to process all forms of licensing in a move that is expected to significantly improve Indonesia’s ranking on the World Bank’s ease of doing business index.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Top South Korean officials on Thursday continued reviewing Korea-Japan issues, with the looming expiration of the military intelligence sharing agreement with Japan.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Exemptions from mandatory military service to be reduced due to shortage of eligible population.
SEOUL (The Korea Herald/ANN) - Controversy surrounding Michelin Guide Seoul now shows no signs of abating, as a Korean chef has sued the fine dining guide for including his restaurant in the list.
SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Republic may use Chandipur test range in future if new defence pact comes to fruition
KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ANN) - PKR, with 50 MPs, has the largest block of lawmakers in Malaysia's 222-seat Parliament and within the ruling Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition.
BANGKOK (The Straits Times/ANN) - Court says Future Forward icon broke rules on media ownership; party's future in doubt
PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) - India plans to set up the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) within a ministry in Cambodia to serve as an investment and business information centre. The purpose is to support businessmen and investors of India and the Kingdom.