Democratic Party in Disarray after Disgruntled Members Elect New Leader

Presidential Staff Head Moeldoko was elected leader in the controversial congress and he accepted the role.

#POLITICS

Indonesia’s Bio Farma to Produce 154 Million Doses of Sinovac Vaccine

Indonesia rolled out Bio Farma-made vaccine when the second stage of mass vaccination began on Feb. 17.

MARCH 03 #HEALTH

The Safety of Myanmar People is Top Priority: Indonesia

Indonesia condemns Myanmar military’s use of force against civilians amid coup.

MARCH 03 #INTERNATIONAL

Indonesia Enters One Year of Covid-19 with Two New Variant Cases

The Health Ministry recently announced the new coronavirus B117 variant — which was first detected in the UK — has entered Indonesia.

MARCH 02 #HEALTH

Twelve Suspected Militants Arrested in East Java

Police alleged that the group had plotted attacks and even prepared a hideout.

MARCH 01 #TERRORISM

Asean Meeting on Myanmar Still Awaits Brunei's Announcement: Ministry

The Foreign Ministry still could not confirm on Asean session on Myanmar, which reportedly would take place on Tuesday.

MARCH 01 #INTERNATIONAL

Bali Now Has Southeast Asia's First Covid Vaccination Drive-Thru

The vaccination drive-thru is available at Grab's vaccination center at Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center (BNDCC) in Badung.

FEBRUARY 28 #SPECIAL UPDATES

VISION

Inside the Covid ICU in Bogor Hospital

A general hospital in Bogor has been fully converted into a Covid-19 hospital to cope with the ongoing surge in new cases.

#EYEWITNESS

Inside the Covid ICU in Bogor Hospital

A general hospital in Bogor has been fully converted into a Covid-19 hospital to cope with the ongoing surge in new cases.

March 06 #EYEWITNESS

Indonesia Has Administered 2.6 Million Doses of Covid-19 Vaccine

The current stage of vaccination drive aims 28 million elderly citizens and public sector workers.

FEBRUARY 27 #HEALTH

Anti-Corruption Champion Nabbed by KPK When Sleeping

KPK has arrested South Sulawesi governor Nurdin Abdulah and several others for alleged corruption in operation in Makassar on Friday.

FEBRUARY 27 #CORRUPTION

Swiss to Provide $71.8m Grant for Indonesia's Economic Development

SECO will provide at least 65 million Swiss francs ($71.8 million) for Indonesia to foster effective public institutions and empower MSME.

FEBRUARY 26 #INTERNATIONAL

Nearly All Indonesian Medical Workers Have Received First Dose of Covid-19 Vaccine

Indonesia is the first country in Southeast Asia to begin mass vaccination against coronavirus.

FEBRUARY 25 #HEALTH

Off-Duty Police Officer Kills Three in Jakarta Bar Shooting

The fatal shooting was the latest incident in recent months that put police reputation in tatters.

FEBRUARY 25 #CRIME

Medical Workers Get Covid after Receiving Two Doses of Vaccine 

It was the first report of infection among medical workers who have received two doses of the vaccine.

FEBRUARY 24 #HEALTH

Teachers' Covid-19 Jab Becomes Jokowi's Hope for School Reopening

President Jokowi hopes schools can reopen for the new school year in July, as the government kicked off the vaccination for teachers.

FEBRUARY 24 #HEALTH

Mochtar Riady Institute Joins Gov’t Efforts to Detect New Covid Variants

Mochtar Riady Institute for Nanotechnology has submitted genomic data of coronavirus to GISAID since mid-2020.

FEBRUARY 23 #HEALTH

Property Fraud Gang Arrested Over Tipoff from Ex Diplomat

The criminal ring forged property documents and sold them to unsuspecting buyers.

FEBRUARY 23 #CRIME

Momentum Is Building for Notorious UU ITE Amendment

The government makes concrete steps to amend the controversial law which critics said has been used as a tool of oppression.

FEBRUARY 23 #HUMAN RIGHTS

Prabowo Tops Presidential Survey But No Dominant Figures Emerge

The pollster predicts that the 2024 presidential election will involve more than two candidates.

FEBRUARY 22 #POLITICS

Over 1,000 Returnees Test Positive despite Having Covid-Free Certificate 

There is a lingering question whether they were exposed to the virus before or during the flight.

FEBRUARY 21 #HEALTH

Jakarta Claims Flood Affects Tiny Part of the City

As many as 379 family heads with 1,380 people have evacuated their homes.

FEBRUARY 20 #DISASTER