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Indonesian police plane with 15 on board goes missing

JAKARTA A twin-engine Indonesian police plane went missing on Saturday with 15 people on board en route to the island of Batam, south of Singapore, police and rescue authorities said, as search teams scoured the area.

UPDATE 1-Indonesian police plane with 15 on board goes missing 03 Dec 2016

JAKARTA, Dec 3 A twin-engine Indonesian police plane went missing on Saturday with 15 people on board en route to the island of Batam, south of Singapore, police and rescue authorities said, as search teams scoured the area.

Indonesia c.bank says loan growth has rebounded 03 Dec 2016

KUTA, Indonesia, Dec 3 Indonesia's central bank said there were signs that banks have started to lend more to clients and that loan growth may have rebounded in October from its lowest level since 2009, a senior official said on Saturday.

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Dutch government backs new inquiry into colonial Indonesia 02 Dec 2016

THE HAGUE The Dutch government on Friday backed a multi-year inquiry into the end of its colonial period in Indonesia in the 1940s, when troops from the Netherlands are accused of massacres in Southeast Asia's largest nation.

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Indonesia says foiled plot to exploit Muslim protest 02 Dec 2016

JAKARTA Indonesian police on Friday said they had detained eight people before dawn, thwarting a plot hatched to take advantage of a demonstration by tens of thousands of Muslims and lead an uprising against President Joko Widodo's government. | Video

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Singapore minister sees increased threat of extremist attack 02 Dec 2016

SINGAPORE A Singapore minister said on Friday the threat of an extremist attack was higher now than earlier this year as hardline Islamists are increasingly pushing their agenda in neighbouring Indonesia.

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Haryanto still hoping for an F1 return 01 Dec 2016

LONDON The competition for the last three slots on the 2017 Formula One starting grid is hotting up but Indonesian driver Rio Haryanto believes he is still in with a shout.

Motor racing-Haryanto still hoping for an F1 return 01 Dec 2016

LONDON, Dec 1 The competition for the last three slots on the 2017 Formula One starting grid is hotting up but Indonesian driver Rio Haryanto believes he is still in with a shout.

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Net oil importer Indonesia leaves producer club OPEC, again 01 Dec 2016

JAKARTA Indonesia has suspended its membership of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), less than a year after rejoining the cartel, as the net oil importer said it could not agree to the group's production cuts.

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Indonesia's rich see their wealth rebound this year 01 Dec 2016

JAKARTA Indonesia's 50 richest people increased their wealth by about $7 billion this year as growth in Southeast Asia's biggest economy recovered and the stock market raced ahead, according to a Forbes list released on Thursday.

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Italy's Renzi vows to resign after crushing referendum defeat

ROME Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi vowed to resign after suffering a crushing defeat on Sunday in a referendum on constitutional reform, tipping the euro zone's third-largest economy into political turmoil. | Video