AIYA Links: 28 November

Posted on 28 November, 2014

In the news Bloomberg reports  Indonesia will move to a fixed-subsidy system for fuel in 2016. Fresh optimism from financial markets on…


AIYA Links, 21 November

Posted on 21 November, 2014

In the news President Jokowi talked up Indonesia’s economy at the G20, before arriving back in Jakarta to announce an increase…


Monolingual Australia and the “Language” of Justification

Posted on 19 November, 2014

When it comes to Language learning in Australia, it seems that the most common language being practised and used regularly…


Jokowi: A Mental Revolution

Posted on 18 November, 2014

Indonesia is celebrating a new era of democracy marked by the inauguration of its 7th President, Mr. Joko Widodo (Jokowi). …


AIYA Links, 14 November: Jokowi steps out

Posted on 14 November, 2014

In the news President Joko Widodo has made his debut on the world stage, spruiking foreign investment at the APEC summit in…


Review: ‘Risky Business’ by Ari Sharp

Posted on 13 November, 2014

Sometimes, it seems Indonesia can be its own worst enemy. Over a dinner in Jakarta recently, a businessperson with long…


AIYA Links: 7 November

Posted on 7 November, 2014

In the news Travel to Indonesia will become easier for Australians from January 2015, as the Indonesian government waives some visa…


AIYA Links, 31 October: Working Cabinet

Posted on 31 October, 2014

In the news: Jokowi’s team President Joko Widodo announced Indonesia’s new ‘Working Cabinet’ last Sunday, which features a record number…


AIYA Links, 24 October: the new president

Posted on 24 October, 2014

In the news: a new president President Joko Widodo was sworn in on Monday—check out AIYA’s roundup of the day on…


AIYA Links, 17 October: Selamat Jalan, SBY

Posted on 17 October, 2014

From SBY to Jokowi President SBY will hand over power to former Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo on Monday after a decade in…