Media Monitoring

We provide media monitoring services from selected Indonesian mainstream media, both print and online, as well as social media. Every day, our media monitoring team summarizes headlines and picks highlights of the day that help our clients meet their daily need for information.

Corruption handling flawed

The debate on how to handle corruption convicts once again came under the spotlight following a Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) operation over the weekend at Sukamiskin Prison in Bandung, West Java....

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Idrus allegedly involved in Riau graft case

The public has once again been hit by a corruption case, this time allegedly involving Social Affairs Minister Idrus Marham and Eni Maulani Saragih, a House of Representatives lawmaker and deputy chairwoman of House Commission VII....

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What a trade surplus in June really means

The Central Statistics Agency (BPS) announced on Monday a US$1.74 billion trade surplus for June, which overturned the $1.45 billion deficit posted the previous month. The number also surpassed year-on-year (yoy) achievement by $700 million....

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Candidacy remains inconclusive

Possibilities surrounding the upcoming 2019 presidential election remain endless. A number of aspects, namely the possible presidential and vice presidential candidates, are still uncertain. The latest development of the National Awakening Party (PKB) joining President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s coalition, however, may shed some light on the upcoming presidential election....

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All eyes on Freeport-RI divestment

Indonesia may have achieved a milestone in nationalizing the world’s largest operating goldmine, the Grasberg mine in Papua, which was under the control of American mining giant Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (Freeport) for almost five decades....

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Robbing the poor

The controversy surrounding Education and Culture Ministerial Regulation No. 14/2018 has been under scrutiny. A massive number of prospective students, regardless of their economic background, have been using the official relief letter (SKTM) specifically designed for students from poor families....

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