'Blusukan': Jokowi Makes Impromptu Visit to Balinese Locals’ Homes

Jokowi has always been known for making impromptu visits --locally known as blusukan-- to residents' homes.

02 February 2023 | 03:51 PM


Myanmar "Non-Political" Rep Gets Invite to Upcoming ASEAN Meetup

It is up to Myanmar to send a non-political figure to the meeting — although the country has always declined the offer in the past.

01 February 2023 | 07:58 PM


Healthcare Budget No Longer Focuses on Covid-19: Minister

The government has set aside Rp 178.7 trillion for the healthcare sector this year.

01 February 2023 | 03:42 PM


ASEAN Must Not be Controlled by Proxy Actors: Jokowi

The president said that ASEAN is actively pursuing “equal partnership” with major powers or other regional blocs.

31 January 2023 | 10:07 PM


Pilgrims Lose Hope as Gov’t Plans to Double Hajj Costs

Pilgrim Aziz bin Ria recently said that he already had to postpone his dream of performing hajj thrice during his 13 long years of waiting.

31 January 2023 | 03:15 PM


Prosecutors Slam Putri for “Inventing Rape Story” in Yosua Murder Trial

Prosecutors didn’t buy her claim and pointed out that she had never visited a forensic doctor to support the rape claim.

30 January 2023 | 11:48 PM


Prison Sentence Sought for Pedicab Driver Who Stole Rp 320 million from BCA Account

The pedicab driver is accused of impersonating a BCA bank customer and getting away with Rp 320 million ($21,000) in cash.

30 January 2023 | 10:15 PM


Foreigners Can Apply for Visitor Visa, Extension on Molina Website: Gov't

Foreigners can now apply for a visitor visa for tourism and pre-investment at molina.imigrasi.go.id.

30 January 2023 | 05:59 PM


ASEAN to Contribute to the World: Jokowi

Jokowi said that 2023 ASEAN chair Indonesia would lead the bloc's member states to contribute to the world.

30 January 2023 | 05:51 PM


Gov’t Blames Rising Dollar, Inflation for Hajj Cost Hike

A person would need to pay Rp 69.1 million for hajj, while the rest of the funding will come from the BKPH.

30 January 2023 | 01:03 PM