Foot-and-mouth disease may still be spreading quietly among Bali’s livestock, although no cases have been recorded for months

Experts have questioned Indonesian officials’ claims that they have not registered a single case of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) among Bali’s livestock in weeks. Most important points: Bali will host the G20 summit in mid-November A minister wants the island to be FMD-free before the summit Many farmers have had cattle with symptoms consistent with FMD … Read more

As Europe prepares for embargo, Russia plans dramatic oil sales to Asia – Firstpost

As Europe prepares for embargo, Russia plans dramatic oil sales to Asiafirst post EU ready to pay Russian diesel banOilPrice.com Europe pays to get Russian diesel ahead of difficult winterReuters Russia floods Asia with fuels as Europe ramps up sanctions: reportBusiness Standard Europe’s battle for oil and gas causes a shortage of tankersOilPrice.com See full … Read more

Toronto gets Indonesian food festival

Mark your calendars folks, Toronto is back with another food festival. This time we’re going all the way to Southeast Asia and bring you a slice of Indonesian heaven. The Indonesian Food Festival is back another year full of Indonesian food vendors, traditional music, dance performances and much more. The festival focuses on dishes such … Read more

Impact on the Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand: Nomura

Rice production in India has fallen by 5.6% year-on-year from September in the face of below-average monsoon rain, which has affected the harvest, Nomura said. Rebecca Conway | Getty Images News | Getty Images India, the world’s largest rice exporter, has banned the shipment of broken rice — a move that Nomura says will reverberate … Read more

Indonesian Students Win Halliburton Challenge with Geothermal Prospecting Project

Halliburton AI/ML Innovation Challenge winners (source: Pertamina University) The Pertamina University team won the Halliburton competition with a web-based app that uses machine learning to identify potential areas for geothermal exploration. Students from Pertamina University (UPER) recently won first prize in the “Halliburton AI/ML Innovate Challenge” held from August 25 to 26, 2022. Mochammad Naufal … Read more

Singapore and Thailand vulnerable to US recession, economists say

Singapore is the most vulnerable and will be the first to be hit in Southeast Asia if the US enters a recession, Maybank’s Chua Hak Bin said. Roslan Rahman | Afp | Getty Images SINGAPORE — Asia won’t escape unscathed if the US plunges into recession, but some countries in Southeast Asia will be hit … Read more

Indonesia raises fuel prices, cuts energy subsidies | Latest world news | English News | WION – WION

Indonesia raises fuel prices, cuts energy subsidies | Latest world news | English News | WIONWION Explainer: Indonesia bites the bullet through fuel prices as subsidies riseReuters.com Indonesia raises fuel prices by 30%bangkok post Indonesia raises fuel prices by 30%, cuts energy subsidiesThe Washington Post Indonesia raises fuel prices to curb ballooning subsidiesReuters See full … Read more

EU urges China and India to support price cap for Russian oil

BALI, Indonesia – The European Union on Saturday urged China and India to join the G-7 initiative to put a cap on Russian oil prices, saying it is unfair for countries to have excess pay income to Moscow during the Kremlin’s war in Ukraine. The G-7 nations announced on Friday that they agreed on a … Read more

Energy CEO calls for Europe’s ‘foolish’ reliance on natural gas

Enel’s Francesco Starace photographed at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland on May 24, 2022. During an interview with CNBC on Friday, Starace said reliance on gas was “foolish.” Jason Alden | Bloomberg | Getty Images The CEO of Italian energy company Enel told CNBC on Friday that Europe’s reliance on natural gas was “foolish” … Read more

Discovery of illegal Indonesian fishing camp on Kimberley coast leads to biosecurity and border issues

An Indonesian fishing camp has been discovered off the north coast of Australia, raising concerns that illegal crews could come and go undetected. Most important points: An illegal fishing camp has been discovered on an island off the far north coast of WA Border Force Australia says it regularly patrols the area but would not … Read more