- Deal to boost global trade reached at WTO summit Updated: Dec-06-13 11:04 pm
- AP appoints Brummitt as Southeast Asia news editor Updated: Dec-05-13 8:16 pm
- Indonesia jails 14 Rohingya for deadly brawl Updated: Dec-05-13 8:52 am
- Aussie FM expresses 'regrets' in Indonesia spy row Updated: Dec-05-13 5:34 am
- Farm Bill may move in an otherwise unproductive year Updated: Dec-04-13 12:52 pm
- Strong earthquake hits Indonesia; no casualties Updated: Dec-01-13 8:51 pm
- Accident at US-owned mine in Indonesia kills 1 Updated: Dec-01-13 4:16 am
- East Timor skier, just 19, shoots for the Olympics Updated: Nov-30-13 12:14 am
- Talks on global free-trade deal collapse in Geneva Updated: Nov-26-13 5:16 pm
- Malaysia summons Singapore envoy over spying claim Updated: Nov-26-13 7:40 am
- More gases erupt from rumbling Indonesian volcano Updated: Nov-25-13 3:32 am
- Australian PM responds to angry Indonesian leader Updated: Nov-22-13 10:56 pm
- Australia FM: Asia wants more US engagement Updated: Nov-22-13 2:43 pm
- Spying furor exposes Indonesia-Australia relations Updated: Nov-22-13 5:47 am
- Australian PM promises Indonesia full response Updated: Nov-21-13 3:35 am
- From '04 tsunami recovery, lessons for Philippines Updated: Nov-20-13 6:17 am
- Bird flu claims 163rd fatality in Indonesia Updated: Nov-18-13 10:07 am
- Indonesia's Sinabung and Merapi volcanoes erupt Updated: Nov-17-13 11:49 pm
- Holy Cross faculty member named top professor Updated: Nov-14-13 11:14 am
- New flasher wrasse species discovered in Indonesia Updated: Nov-13-13 10:10 am
- Indonesia sends experts to study fisheries at URI Updated: Nov-13-13 7:53 am
- Buddhists in Myanmar protest OIC's visit Updated: Nov-12-13 11:37 pm
- Denver-based Quiznos to expand into Indonesia Updated: Nov-06-13 4:45 pm
BALI, Indonesia - A deal to boost global trade has been approved by all 159 member economies of the World Trade Organization for the first time in nearly two decades.
BANGKOK - Chris Brummitt, Vietnam chief of bureau for The Associated Press, has been promoted to the new role of Southeast Asia news editor, responsible for text coverage and operations across Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines.
MEDAN, Indonesia - An Indonesian court sentenced 14 Rohingya asylum seekers from Myanmar to nine months in jail for their role in a deadly brawl at a detention center that left eight Buddhist fishermen from their country dead, prosecutors and lawyers said Thursday.
JAKARTA, Indonesia - Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop tried to mend fences with Indonesia on Thursday, saying her government regrets the hurt caused to its president and people over reports that Australian spies tapped his phone.
12-04-13 - WASHINGTON - Although the Senate is in recess this week, Mississippi's Thad Cochran is returning to Washington for a meeting on the Farm Bill which appears on track to be one of the few legislative accomplishments in a deadlocked Congressional year.
JAKARTA, Indonesia - A strong, shallow earthquake rocked parts of eastern Indonesia early Sunday, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
TIMIKA, Indonesia - A worker died and another critically injured in an accident early Sunday at a giant U.S.-owned mine in Indonesia's easternmost Papua province, police and company officials said.
BRISBANE, Australia - When Yohan Goutt Goncalves decided he wanted to become a Winter Olympian, he discovered he'd have to form his own federation first.
GENEVA - Negotiators came close but failed Tuesday to clinch a free-trade deal that could have helped boost the world economy by $1 trillion a year and cleared the way for a broader global agreement.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysia's foreign ministry summoned a senior Singaporean diplomat Tuesday over allegations that the city-state has helped the United States and Australia tap telecommunications links in Asia for espionage.
KARO, Indonesia - Powerful bursts of hot ash and gravel erupted from a rumbling volcano in western Indonesia early Monday, sending panicked villagers streaming down the sides of the mountain.
CANBERRA, Australia - Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Saturday his response to the Indonesian president's angry letter following reports of Australian phone tapping of Indonesian leaders was on its way to Jakarta.
WASHINGTON - America is as important as ever for the stability of the Asia-Pacific region and nations in that part of the world want to see more U.S. leadership, not less, Australia's new foreign minister said Friday.
CANBERRA, Australia - The fragile, odd-couple relationship between Australia and Indonesia, forever locked together by geography, has reached the latest of several historic dips. This time, the difference might be that it's the Australians who have more to lose.
CANBERRA, Australia - Prime Minister Tony Abbott promised Indonesia's president on Thursday a full and courteous response to his demand for an examination of reported Australian eavesdropping on senior Indonesian officials' phones.
MANILA, Philippines - The man who steered Indonesia to recovery after the 2004 tsunami has some cautionary words for the Philippines as it begins planning reconstruction after Typhoon Haiyan: Survivors will get angry about living in tents well before permanent houses are ready, and inflation will soon make those houses much more expensive to build.
JAKARTA, Indonesia - A 31-year-old Indonesian woman has died of bird flu, bringing the death toll to 163 in the country hardest-hit by the virus, the Health Ministry said Monday.
MEDAN, Indonesia - Two volcanoes erupted Monday in Indonesia, prompting warnings for flights and evacuation preparations, official said.
WORCESTER, Massachusetts - An anthropology professor at the College of the Holy Cross has been named the Massachusetts professor of the year.
JAKARTA, Indonesia - A new fish of the flasher wrasse species with striking orange color and rounded fins has been found in Indonesia's coral reefs, a conservation group announced Wednesday.
KINGSTON, Rhode Island - Indonesia will send government staff to the University of Rhode Island for fisheries management and marine studies beginning next fall.
YANGON, Myanmar - Dozens of Buddhist monks carrying banners that said "Get Out" and "Don't interfere in Myanmar's internal affairs" gathered outside the airport Wednesday to protest the arrival of a delegation from the world's biggest Islamic political bloc.
DENVER - Denver-based Quiznos plans to expand into Indonesia, opening 100 shops there over the next 10 years.