AIYA would like to extend our good wishes to all those celebrating Easter with friends and family.
In the news
- Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has officially opened Australia’s architecturally impressive new embassy in Jakarta, together with Australia’s first mission in Eastern Indonesia.
- Indonesia has warned China to respect its borders after last weekend’s incident in the South China Sea.
- John McBeth analyses Indonesia’s maritime security policy at the ASPI Strategist.
- President Jokowi decides that a controversial LNG project will be land-based, disappointing investors.
- This week’s rowdy protests against ridesharing apps prompt debates about transport regulation.
Events & opportunities
- Monash University seeks applicants for a part-time position as Australia Indonesia Centre Cluster Coordinator.