8 June 2017

Indonesia, Russia Have Finalized Contract for Delivery of Su-35 Fighter Jets

The final contract is to be inked this year, according to a senior Russian defense industry official.

23 May 2017

Factors Supporting Indonesia, Russia to Intensify Business, Investment Promotion

The Indonesian Embassy in Moscow in association with the House of Indonesia and the Honorary Consul of Indonesia to Russia held a business and investment forum in Vladivostok, the biggest city in the Russian Far East.

22 May 2017

Russian youth participate in Bahasa speech, story-telling competition

Russian youths interest in Bahasa Indonesia has steadily increased, and some are testing their abilities during a speech and story-telling competition in Bahasa held by Indonesias Embassy in Moscow in cooperation with Indonesia Moscow School.

5 March 2017

Indonesian Culinary Week Dazzles Russians

The Indonesian Culinary Week held by the Indonesian Embassy in Moscow attracted more than 100 visitors

27 February 2017

Russia remains tight-lipped on Indonesia's weapons deal

Almost one year since President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's state visit to Russia, Moscow is still keeping Indonesia's planned weapons purchase under wraps.

22 February 2017

Indonesia-Russia Su-35 Fighter Jet Deal Will Be Signed in ‘Coming Months’

Russia continues to push Indonesia to ink an agreement for up to 10 Su-35 combat aircraft.

19 February 2017

Festival Indonesia in Russia part of economic diplomacy

The Indonesian Embassy in Moscow will again host the Festival Indonesia this year as part of economic diplomacy efforts to promote superior products and the potential of Indonesia.

17 February 2017

Indonesia, Russia explore ways to cooperate in tourism sector

The Russian government and the Makassar city government in Indonesia are exploring ways to cooperate in the fields of trade, tourism and investment

15 February 2017

Indonesia eyes Russian tourism boom with direct flights

Three weekly Jakarta-Moscow flights due to commence in August

21 January 2017

How Russia helped Indonesia annex Western New Guinea

The USSR supported the anti-colonial movement across Asia, and was drawn to Sukarno’s quest to liberate the entire East Indies from Dutch rule. Moscow’s arming and open support of Jakarta forced the Netherlands to come to the negotiating table.

6 December 2016

Russian Ambassador met with Minister of Transportation of Indonesia

On December 6, 2016 Russian Ambassador in Indonesia Mikhail Galuzin met with the Minister of Transportation of Indonesia Budi Sumadi.

6 December 2016

Indonesia eyeing Russian amphibious vehicles and helicopters

London (ANTARA News) - Indonesian Ambassador to Russia Wahid Supriyadi expressed Indonesian interest in Russian amphibious vehicles and helicopters when he visited the city of Rostov-on-Don.

5 December 2016

Russian Helicopters to repair Mi-35P helicopters for Indonesian Air Force

Russian Helicopters will repair Mi-35P helicopters serving in Indonesian Air Force and deliver aviation equipment for repair of other aircraft, press service of the holding said on Dec. 5.

4 December 2016

Russian Permanent Representative to ASEAN took part in the EAS Ambassadors' informal meeting

The meeting discussed some aspects of cooperation in the EAS region in accordance with the agreements reached by the EAS Leaders at the EAS Summit in September 2016 in Vientiane (Lao PDR).

1 December 2016

Meeting of the Russian Permanent Representative to ASEAN and Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN on socio-cultural community

The parties discussed topical issues of ASEAN-Russia Dialogue Partnership, including in the context of preparations to the 50th Anniversary of the Association in 2017.

29 November 2016

Indonesia Hopes To Sign Final Agreement With Rosneft On Oil Refinery in 2017

Indonesia hopes to sign a final agreement with Rosneft on the Tuban oil refinery construction in 2017.

19 November 2016

Russia, Indonesia Mull Joint Agricultural Enterprises

Russian Deputy Minister of Economic Development Stanislav Voskresensky said that Russia and Indonesia are discussing the creation of joint enterprises on the territory of Indonesia.

3 November 2016

Russia, Indonesia Step Up Military Cooperation

The Russian government is committed to stepping up defense and military cooperation with Indonesia.

2 November 2016

Four Ships of Russian Pacific Fleet Arrive in Jakarta

Four ships of the Russian Pacific Fleet arrived in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta’s port of Tanjung Priok. MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Four ships of the Russian Pacific Fleet arrived in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta’s port of Tanjung Priok to take part in the Indo Defence 2016 Expo & Forum, the Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement.

2 November 2016

Indonesia, Russia Locked in ‘Intensive Talks’ Over Su-35 Fighter Jet Deal

So far, Jakarta and Moscow have been unable to come to an agreement over the purchase of up to ten Su-35s.

1 November 2016

Indonesia explores bid to forge FTA with Eurasian Union

Russia’s trade diplomacy has enticed Indonesia into exploring the possibility of forging a free trade agreement (FTA) with the Russia-led Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) alongside a raft of cooperative agreements in the development of sophisticated equipment.

31 October 2016

Intergovernmental Commission to Discuss Indonesia's EEU Participation

Indonesia expresses interest in becoming a member of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), the Indonesia ambassador to Moscow said.

29 October 2016

Russia-Indonesia forum seeks to bridge economic information gap

The Russia-Indonesia Business Forum will meet on October 31, 2016 in Jakarta.

28 October 2016

Russia-Indonesia Business Forum to Boost Bilateral Cooperation

The Russia-Indonesia Business Forum will see participation by representatives of various industries, financial and trade sectors, as well as government officials. Bilateral cooperation currently prevails in civil aviation, mining and transport infrastructure.

12 October 2016

Jakarta's Agricultural Cooperation With Moscow Needs Rapid Growth

Alexander Mosesov – Jakarta wants the cooperation in the sphere of agriculture with Russia to expand as quickly as possible, Edhy Prabowo, the chairman of the Indonesian parliament lower chamber's Commission IV overseeing agriculture, food, forestry, plantations, fisheries and maritime affairs told Sputnik.

11 October 2016

Russian firm to develop Samarinda-Balikpapan rail track

A Russian company is interested in developing a passenger and logistics rail track linking Samarinda and Balikpapan in East Kalimantan, a top official said Tuesday.

7 October 2016

Rosneft and Pertamina Develop Cooperation

Rosneft and Pertamina signed within the working visit of Rosneft’s Chief executive officer Igor Sechin to Indonesia a number of documents aimed at further development of cooperation between the companies. The agreements reached cover all key areas of their business activities.

6 October 2016

Oleg Belozerov pays working visit to Indonesia

Oleg Belozerov, President of Open Joint Stock Company Russian Railways, paid a working visit to the Republic of Indonesia on 5 and 6 October 2016. During the visit, the Company head held a series of meetings with representatives from Indonesia government bodies involved in rail and transport and Edi Sukmoro, President of the national state railway company PT Kereta Api Indonesia.

6 October 2016

Rustem Khamitov has met with Ambassador of Indonesia to Russia Mohammad Wahid Supriyadi

On October 5, the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Indonesia in the Russian Federation Mohammad Wahid Supriyadi at the House of the Republic. The sides discussed prospects of cooperation in the industrial, trade, economic, scientific and cultural spheres.

5 October 2016

Russia's Rosneft, Indonesia's Pertamina agree on refining, upstream JVs

Russian state oil company Rosneft and Indonesian state energy company Pertamina have agreed a refinery joint venture in the Southeast Asian country, which may also get stakes in upstream projects in Russia, Rosneft said on Wednesday.

3 October 2016

Russia stresses importance of cybersecurity cooperation with Indonesia

Cybersecurity threats are an acute problem for the international community, requiring stronger intergovernmental cooperation to tackle, a top Russian diplomat has said.

3 October 2016

Russian Ambassador in Indonesia Mr. Mikhail Galuzin held a regular briefing

The Ambassador spoke about the outcome of the elections in the lower house of the Russian Parliament (the State Duma) and also has highlighted the approaches of the Russian side to the settlement of the conflict in Syria and investigation of the crash of the Malaysian Boeing in Ukraine in July, 2014.

29 September 2016

Indonesia-Russia agreed the Countermeasures Enhancement of Terrorism

Every country needs the Countermeasures Enhancement of Terrorism to avoid and solve the terrorism problem that has been happening in their country. The Coordinator Minister for Political, Law, and Security, Wiranto held the closed meeting with Russian Ambassador to Indonesia, Mikhail Yurievich Galuzin in Kemenko Polhukam Office in Central Jakarta on September 19, 2016.

29 September 2016

Indonesia to Take Part in Russia International Tourism Forum

The Tourism Ministry, in cooperation with the Indonesian embassy in Moscow, is taking part in 22nd "Otdykh" Russian International Tourism Forum in the Expo Center, Moscow, to welcome the winter holiday. The Tourism Ministry has invited seven Indonesian tourism companies to take part in the international forum, the Indonesian embassy said.

22 September 2016

Indonesia Eyes Russia's Be-200 Amphibious Aircraft Purchases

Indonesia is interested in purchasing Russia's Beriev Be-200 amphibious aircraft, the deputy chief of Russia's state arms exporter Rosobonexport said Thursday.

7 September 2016

Indonesian furniture seen as excellent product in Russia

Indonesian furniture has turned out to be excellent product showcased at the Indonesian House located in the eastern most city of Russia, Vladivostok, a statement issued by the Indonesian Embassy in Moscow and received by ANTARA said here on Tuesday.

31 August 2016

Russian Ambassador in Indonesia Mikhail Galuzin held a regular briefing for journalists of the Indonesian mass media

The Ambassador spoke about the outcomes of the resent talks in Genève between the Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey V.Lavrov and the US Secretary of State John Kerry on the situation in Syria.

22 August 2016

Indonesia clears Russia for greater wheat imports

Competition for Australian wheat in its biggest export market is set to increase after three Russian laboratories were approved to certify wheat for export to Indonesia last Friday.

Indonesia’s Nuclear Power Plants and Russia’s Prospects of Getting a Louder Say in ASEAN

Like all countries with rapidly growing economies, Indonesia is experiencing a serious power shortage. As the industry grows, power consumption grows with it, which means that there must be more electricity to be produced.

11 August 2016

Mr. M.Galuzin, Ambassador of Russian Federation to the Republic of Indonesia held a meeting with Mr. D.Komar, Director for Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia

On August 11, 2016, Mr. M.Galuzin, Ambassador of Russian Federation to the Republic of Indonesia held a meeting with Mr. D.Komar, Director for Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia.

11 August 2016

First festival of Indonesian culture to be held in Moscow

Moscow will host its first Festival Indonesia on August 20. Wahid Supriyadi, Indonesia’s ambassador to Russia will participate in the festival’s opening ceremony. The Indonesian Embassy in Moscow welcomes visitors to explore and taste Indonesian culture and food. Festival Indonesia will be a mixture of entertainment events including cultural performances from five different regions in Indonesia. Exhibitions will feature a traditional wedding ceremony, a show demonstrating Indonesia’s leading fashion designers and a classical Javanese shadow puppet theater. The festival will display products ranging from handicrafts to furniture and will offer traditional food and drinks, yoga, palm-reading and other activities over the course of two days from August 20-21, 2016. Festival Indonesia will be held in the Hermitage Garden in Moscow and will be open to the public.

10 August 2016

Mr. M.Galuzin, Ambassador of Russian Federation to the Republic of Indonesia, had a meeting with Mr. D.Ratam, Chairman of the Russia-CIS Committee of the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

On August 10, 2016, Mr. M.Galuzin, Ambassador of Russian Federation to the Republic of Indonesia, had a meeting with Mr. D.Ratam, Chairman of the Russia-CIS Committee of the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

28 July 2016

Indonesian diplomats visit Beloyarsk nuclear power plant in Russia

A delegation of permanent representatives of foreign countries to the United Nations stationed in Vienna, Austria, visited the Beloyarsk nuclear power plant in Russia, a press release received by ANTARA here Wednesday stated.

7 July 2016

Russia-Indonesia bilateral trade grows by 12 percent in 2016

Russian tourist arrivals to Indonesia have risen by 21.4 percent this year. Bilateral trade between Russia and Indonesia increased by 12 percent in the first four months of 2016, Indonesian Ambassador to Russia Wahid Supriyadi told RBTH in an interview.

23 June 2016

Rosneft inviting Russian partners to join Indonesia refinery project

Rosneft is inviting other Russian partners, including banks, to join its oil refinery project in Indonesia, the Russian oil major's president, Igor Sechin said in an interview with TV channel Rossiya 24 on June 21.

10 June 2016

Russia’s Prospective Niche on the Asian Security Market

Despite its “pivot to the East,” Moscow had long been unable to formulate a regional security policy that would appeal to its Asian partners and explain why Russia should be more involved in the region. Nothing reflected this more clearly than the speeches Russian officials delivered at the Singapore Shangri-La Dialogue, the Asian counterpart to the Munich Security Conference.

9 June 2016

Low commodity prices, information gap hinder Russia-Indonesia trade growth

In an exclusive interview with RBTH, Mikhail Kuritsyn, CEO of the Russian-Indonesian Business Council, talks about the plans for the countries to use national currencies in trade settlements, upcoming bilateral business projects, and developments that rarely make newspaper headlines.

8 June 2016

Russian Railways and Indonesian Railways Co. sign memorandum of understanding

Russian Railways and PT Kereta Api Indonesia (Persero) signed a Memorandum of Understanding in Moscow on 7 June 2016. The document provides for cooperation between the parties in the field of transport construction, including joint participation in development projects for railway and logistics infrastructure in Russia and Indonesia, cooperation in the field of transport engineering and the exchange of experience and cooperation in the framework of projects to attract private and foreign investment for railway development.

6 June 2016

Wahid Supriyadi: Indonesia thinks OPEC member states could come to a bridge

Indonesian Ambassador to Russia Wahid Supriyadi has given an interview with Interfax in which he speaks about the results of the Russia-ASEAN summit, prospects for achieving an agreement on oil production freeze in OPEC, Indonesian-Russian military and technological cooperation and the launch of direct air communication between Indonesia and Russia.

2 June 2016

Russia, Britain celebrate National Days

Russia and Britain organized their national days on Wednesday ahead of schedule because the Ramadhan fasting month begins next week, and the two countries did not want their national days to conflict with the fasting month. Russian Ambassador to Indonesia Mikhail Galuzin conveyed his “deep satisfaction” with his country’s improved relations with ASEAN during the recent Russia-ASEAN meeting in Sochi.

1 June 2016

Indonesia (Still) Mulling Purchase of Stealth Submarines from Russia

Indonesia is still considering purchasing two Russian-made Project 636.3 Kilo-class (aka Vashavyanka-class) diesel-electric submarines and Beriev-200ChS amphibious aircraft, Indonesia’s Ambassador to Russia, Mohamad Wahid Supriyadi, told TASS on May 30.

27 May 2016

Indonesia’s Pertamina, Russia’s Rosneft ink $13b Tuban Refinery framework agreement

Indonesia state-owned energy provider PT Pertamina and Russia’s oil & gas producer OJSC Rosneft Oil Company signed the framework agreement on greenfield Tuban Refinery project in East Java. The project, with a refining capacity of 300,000 bpd –45 per cent produce gasoline, 35 per cent diesel and 20 per cent feed for petrochemical– is estimated to require an investment of around $13 billion.

23 March 2016

RUSSIAN AMBASSADOR TO INDONESIA MR. M.Y.GALUZIN RECEIVED IN HIS RESIDENCE AGAIN APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVISER TO THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF INDONESIA FOR STRATEGIC ISSUES MR. DJ.ORATMANGUN

On March 23, 2016 the Russian Ambassador to Indonesia Mr. M.Y.Galuzin received in his residence again appointed Special Adviser to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia for strategic issues Mr. Dj.Oratmangun. The sides exchanged views on several issues of the Russian-Indonesian relations as well as topical international issues.

22 March 2016

Indonesia, Russia look to do away with the dollar

Russia has made several attempts to switch to national-currency settlements with its trading partners, including China, India, Indonesia, Thailand and other Southeast Asian countries. RBTH looks at the implications of such a move, taking Indonesia as an example, since Jakarta supports the Russian initiative.

16 March 2016

THE 14th ASEAN-RUSSIA JOINT COOPERATION COMMITTEE MEETING

The 14th Meeting of the ASEAN-Russia Joint Cooperation Committee (14th ARJCC) took place at the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta on March 16th 2016. The meeting was co-chaired by Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Indonesia Mr. M.Galuzin and to ASEAN and Permanent Representative of the Lao PDR to ASEAN L.Keomany.

13 March 2016

FIRST DEPUTY CHAIRPERSON OF THE COUNCIL OF THE FEDERATION OF THE FEDERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION MR. N.V.FEDOROV VISITED INDONESIA WITH AN OFFICIAL VISIT

On March 13, 2016 the First Deputy Chairperson of the Council of the Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Mr. N.V.Fedorov visited Jakarta with an official visit.

10 March 2016

Russian Ambassador in Indonesia Mr. M.Y.GALUZIN received chairman of the house committee of the House of Regional Representatives of Indonesia Mr. Ali Habib Albi

The both sides have discussed issues of further development of Russian-Indonesian interparliamentary cooperation, as well as the forthcoming visit to Russia of the delegation of members of the House of Regional Representatives of Indonesia led by Mr. Ali Habib Albi.

7 March 2016

Russian Ambassador in Indonesia Mr. M.Y.Galuzin participated in the 5th extraordinary simmit of the organization of islamic cooperation on Palestine and Al-Quds Al-Sharif

On March 7, 2016 Ambassador of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Indonesia Mr. M.Y.Galuzin participated in the Extraordinary Summit of the Organization of Islamic cooperation on Palestine and Al-Quds Al-Sharif as a Special Envoy of Russia.

5 March 2016

Indonesia plans a deal with Russia for 10 Sukhoi fighters

Indonesia plans to reach a deal with Russia on ten Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets in early April, the Jakarta Globe newspaper wrote on Saturday referring to the country’s Defense Minister Ryamiard Ryacudu.

4 March 2016

Japan, Indonesia to invest in Thai-Russian sugar refinery near Khabarovsk

Indonesia will supply technical equipment while Thai and Japanese banks will provide financial assistance for the Sutech-operated refinery, which will be built in a special economic zone.

29 February 2016

Russian Ambassador Mr. M.Galuzin met the newly appointed Ambassador of Indonesia to Moscow Mr. W.Supriyadi

On February 29, 2016 the Russian Ambassador to Indonesia Mr. M.Galuzin conducted a meeting with the newly appointed Ambassador of Indonesia to Moscow Mr. W.Supriyadi. The sides discussed topical issues of the agenda of the Russian-Indonesian relations.

25 February 2016

Russia, Indonesia and $5 Billion in Trade

Russia’s membership brings fresh air to Geneva and to WTO member states like Indonesia. Russia is one of Indonesia’s major trading partners. The trade volume between the two countries in 2011 reached $1.8 billion in the year’s first nine months, an increase of 50 percent from the same period in 2010.

25 February 2016

Russia and Indonesia Prepare For Joint Assembly Next Week

Indonesia’s ambassador to Russia has extended warm words to the Winter Olympic hosts ahead of next week’s joint assembly between the two countries.

25 February 2016

Russia, Indonesia Plan Partnerships That Would Boost Trade, Investment

Indonesian and Russian officials and companies have pledged to boost trade and investment between the two countries.

18 February 2016

Russia, Indonesia to Sign Contract on Sale of 4 Be-200 Amphibious Planes

According to a source in the Russian defense industry, Indonesia plans to buy four Beriev Be-200 amphibious planes from Russia.

16 February 2016

Russia Offers Dual Screen Smartphone to Tech Savvy Indonesians

Both the Russian start-up and its local partner believe the attempt to jump into Indonesia's smartphone market will not be defeated by other established products made by US and Asian manufacturers.

16 February 2016

Russia seeks stronger ties with Indonesia

Russia is seeking stronger relations with Indonesia in an effort to boost economic and other forms of cooperation between the two countries, according to Russian Ambassador to Indonesia Mikhail Galuzin.

11 February 2016

Confirmed: Indonesia Will Buy 10 Russian S-35 Fighter Jets

Indonesia has agreed to purchase 10 Russian Sukhoi Su-35S multirole fighter jets, according to Indonesian media reports. Indonesia’s Minister of Defense, General Ryamizard Ryacudu, will visit Moscow in March to sign the final agreement.

11 February 2016

RI cozies up to Russia, China

Indonesia insisted that it was not abandoning its Western allies as it agreed on Wednesday to improve defense and intelligence cooperation with Russia, while also seeking legislative approval for the ratification of a defense agreement with China after eight years of delay.

10 February 2016

Indonesia Discusses Security Cooperation, Middle East Peace Efforts With Russia

Jakarta. President Joko Widodo has met with Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolay P. Petrushev in Jakarta on Wednesday, 10.02.2016 to discuss security cooperation, including Indonesia's peace efforts in the Middle East, a top minister said.

10 February 2016

Indonesia Mulls Intelligence Cooperation with Russia

Jakarta-President Joko Widodo today, February 10, met with delegation from the Russian Government. Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs Luhut Panjaitan said both countries discussed cooperation in defense and intelligence sector.

11 January 2016

Russia, Indonesia Discuss Joint Shipyard Project – Russian Trade Minister

Russia’s United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) is holding talks with Indonesian companies over building a shipyard in Indonesia, the Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov said.

8 January 2016

Indonesia discusses military equipment maintenance with Russia

Jakarta (ANTARA News) - Russia and Indonesia discussed the issue of maintenance of military hardware during a meeting between Russian Minister of Trade and Industry Denis Manturov and Indonesian defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu here on Friday.

8 January 2016

Russia, Indonesia Consider Free Trade Zone

Moscow expects Jakarta to assess its interest in establishing a free trade zone.

8 January 2016

Russia Considers Supplying Indonesia With MC-21 Airliners

According to Russia's trade minister, Moscow is contemplating supplying MC-21 planes to Indonesia.

11 February 2014

IRIS Business Forum

Business Forum “Indonesia – Russia. Investment Strategies” to be held in Jakarta.

11 October 2013

A Visit of Tomsk CCI to Indonesia

A delegation of Tomsk Chamber of Commerce & Industry is arriving in Indonesia on October 14

25 June 2012

8th Session of the Russian-Indonesian G2G Commission

8th Session of the Russian-Indonesian Joint Commission on Trade-Economic and Technical Cooperation