French Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius began a two-day visit to Indonesia Thursday in an effort to boost France’s economic presence in a country with annual growth of six per cent.
France hopes to sell more weapons to Asia-Pacific countries and step up military cooperation with them, French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian told a regional security forum in Singapore this ...
The Indonesian island of Bali has become home to an unlikely global business, wooden guitars. A Balinese wood carver makes high-end guitars from his home in a village of traditional artisans.
French-based European aircraft builder Airbus has signed the biggest contract in the history of civil aviation with Indonesia’s Lion Air.
Irish-based aircraft-leasing company Avolon has ordered 20 Airbus A320neo passenger jets from the Toulouse-based European company. The catalogue value of the order is 1.48 billion euros.
Indonesian air line Lion Air has ordered over 200 passenger jets from French-based European aircraft builder Airbus, according to reports.
Nutella’s recipe will not change, despite a threat of a tax hike on products using palm oil in France.
Quadruple amputee Philippe Croizon swam between islands in the icy Bering Strait Friday to cross from America to Asia completing his bid to swim between all continents.
French people are escaping debt-ridden Europe and flocking to Asia in unprecedented numbers drawn by economic opportunities and a lower standard of living.
During the current crisis, G20 countries proposed an experiment with stocks of staple foods that could be used in emergency situations.