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  • Indonesian plane with 188 on board crashes off Jakarta

    Indonesian plane with 188 on board crashes off Jakarta

    Jakarta : A Lion Air Boeing passenger plane carrying 188 people on board requested air control for return, minutes after taking off from here, before crashing into the sea on Monday. A rescue and search operation is underway, officials said. “Several pieces of Lion Air JT 610 aircraft that crashed in the waters of Karawang…

  • IDB to support Indonesia’s infrastructure development

    IDB to support Indonesia’s infrastructure development

    Jakarta (IINA) – Indonesia is to cooperate with the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Group in financing several infrastructure programs, one of which concerns the improvement of slum areas, Jakarta Post (JP) reported. The two sides will sign a member country partnership strategy (MCPS) 2016-2020, covering slum area improvement worth $365 million, electricity transmission worth $350…