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Indonesian bishop reaffirms ‘church-only wedding’ policy amidst concerns from tourism industry

The tourism industry that benefits substantially from picturesque destination weddings, expressed concerns over the impacts of the directive

Caritas organizations in Southeast Asia rallied for unified climate strategy

The workshop aimed to establish strategic directions, secure donor support, and foster government cooperation to implement action plans

Indonesian Catholic Church sets new directions for youth engagement

A key outcome of the plenary is the call for companions to young Catholics to embody a spirit of openness and collaboration

Indonesian Catholic Church explores national fundraising initiative to foster compassion among...

Established in 2017, BAKKAT KAJ or Jakarta Archdiocese’s Charity Agency, stands as a testament to successful crowd-funding

Indonesia bolsters Catholic tourism on Flores Island, eyes economic growth

This initiative aims to increase visitor numbers, promote economic growth, and preserve local culture through religious tourism.

Indonesian comedian gets 7 months jail for blasphemous wisecrack

Aulia was imprisoned after being reported under a blasphemy law that carries a maximum sentence of five years

Indonesian cardinal hits Widodo’s proposal for religious groups’ involvement in mining

The prelate reiterated that the Catholic Church's role remains focused on pastoral duties without involvement in mining. 

World Water Forum concludes in Bali: Major initiatives launched for global...

The Indonesian government has unveiled a US$9.4 billion initiative to fund a drinking water system and an infrastructure project

Elon Musk’s Starlink in Indonesia: opportunity or threat?

This flexibility, while beneficial in many respects, also introduces new challenges and threats to national security and integrity

Jakarta will no longer be Indonesian capital city

The status of residents will shift from being residents of DKI Jakarta to residents of DKJ, rendering their existing ID numbers invalid

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