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.

What is pluralism?

Indonesia has yet again failed to secure pluralism as meant by the Constitution. The recent blasphemy ruling on a double minority shows the country has lost its battle against “mob court” with severe accusations against a minority....

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Legislative corruption potentially leads to governance stagnancy

The General Elections Committee (KPU), the Elections Supervisory Agency (Bawaslu) and the Corruption Eradication Committee (KPK) must apparently improve their cooperation in preventing former corrupt officials from running for legislature. Reports suggest that sprawling corrupt behavior in legislative bodies might lead to government stagnancy....

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Netizens on govt radar

The tax office has announced a plan to monitor the business activities of social media users in order to improve tax compliance. The plan has met with opposition from information and communications technology (ICT) experts for various reasons, such as violation of people's privacy....

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Pertamina's new president director

Nicke Widyawati was recently appointed the new president director of state-owned oil and gas giant Pertamina. After five months of acting as president director, Nicke, who was nominated by State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) Minister Rini Soemarno, was finally picked to head the company....

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Another day, another corrupt court

Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) apprehended Medan District Court officials on Tuesday for receiving bribes to lessen court verdict. The case has once again smeared the national judicial institution’s name and put their neutrality in question....

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Proceed with caution: import control regulation

Indonesia would have to think about the implication and potential international violation that may come up from the country’s latest import control regulation, especially after the recent trade spat with the World Trade Organization....

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