Indonesia Adds 10,000 Covid-19 Cases Six Days into August

The gap in the number of cases between East Java and Jakarta has been the narrowest in over a month.

06 August 2020 | 08:11 PM


Civil Servant Jailed for Resisting Covid-19 Victim Burial in His Village

The defendant was guilty of breaching the law on contagious disease outbreak mitigation.

06 August 2020 | 04:50 PM


Jokowi Orders Local Governments to Make Face Covering Mandatory

It says that people must wear a mask “covering nose, mouth and chin area” when leaving home. 

06 August 2020 | 07:35 AM


Coronavirus Cases Top 10,000 in Central Java, as East Java Sees Resurgence

East Java has begun to outpace Jakarta again since two days ago.

05 August 2020 | 09:00 PM


Indonesian Injured in Beirut Explosion

The victim is currently in stable condition and has returned to her apartment after receiving treatment.

05 August 2020 | 04:44 PM


Jokowi’s Son-in-Law Secures Nomination in Medan Mayoral Race

The Gerindra Party formally announced Bobby as their pick, helping him pass the minimum support for candidacy.

05 August 2020 | 04:16 AM


Indonesia Gears Up for Covid-19 Vaccine Production

The SOE Minister said Bio Farma has been in the vaccine industry since 1890 and is currently supplying 15 types of vaccine in 150 countries.

04 August 2020 | 11:38 PM


Questions Arise over Odd-Even Traffic Rule Re-Imposition During Pandemic

Re-imposing odd-even policy in a rush can potentially trigger new infection clusters on public transports.

04 August 2020 | 07:35 PM


Indonesia Adds 1,922 New Cases of Coronavirus 

Jakarta and East Java continue to become the main driver in the surge, contributing 430 and 410 cases, respectively.

04 August 2020 | 06:29 PM


Indonesian Man Stirs Uproar for Claiming He has Found Cure for Coronavirus

The controversial man said face covering would never stop people from contracting the virus.

04 August 2020 | 08:01 AM