· April, 2010

Stories about Indonesia from April, 2010

Indonesia: Former lingerie model enters politics

  4 April 2010

A former Playboy model in Indonesia is the official candidate of the administration in the local elections in an East Java regency. This candidacy caused a stir in the largest Muslim-majority country in the world. Bloggers and netizens react.

Indonesia: Sony versus Sony

  2 April 2010

Sony AK from Indonesia was threatened with a trademark infringement lawsuit by Japan’s Sony Corporation if he does not close his personal website whose domain name is www.sony-ak.com. This provoked an intense reaction from the local online community forcing Sony Corp. to drop the case