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.

#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

VISION

Indonesia Starts Covid-19 Vaccination for Religious Leaders

The Religious Affairs Ministry and the Health Ministry have started Covid-19 vaccination for religious leaders at the Istiqlal Mosque.

#EYEWITNESS

Indonesia Starts Covid-19 Vaccination for Religious Leaders

The Religious Affairs Ministry and the Health Ministry have started Covid-19 vaccination for religious leaders at the Istiqlal Mosque.

February 25 #EYEWITNESS

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

Weekend Floods Force Hundreds to Leave Home in Jakarta

Floods inundated parts of Jakarta on Saturday, forcing thousands to leave their homes following heavy rains in the past few days. 

FEBRUARY 20 #DISASTER

Indonesia Eligible for UK’s Surplus Coronavirus Vaccine: Envoy

Indonesia has vaccinated over 1.2 million citizens using China’s Sinovac vaccine as of Friday.

FEBRUARY 19 #HEALTH

Indonesia Administers Sinovac Vaccine Manufactured by Bio Farma

Indonesia procures 125 million doses of Sinovac vaccine -- either imported from China or reproduced by Bio Farma.

FEBRUARY 19 #HEALTH

Indonesia Brings Up Myanmar Issue to Asean Chair Brunei

According to Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi, Indonesia believes the Asean mechanism is the most appropriate way to help Myanmar.

FEBRUARY 18 #INTERNATIONAL

Bad UI Suspected Behind Indonesia's Positivity Rate Anomaly

The Health Ministry reported a whopping 97 percent positivity rate on Wednesday.

FEBRUARY 18 #HEALTH

US Vows to Bolster Long-Standing Bilateral Ties with Indonesia

The US Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken has vowed to elevate the long-standing bilateral ties with Indonesia.

FEBRUARY 17 #INTERNATIONAL

Indonesia Begins Vaccinating Elderly Citizens, Public Sector Workers

Indonesia has inoculated 1.1 million people of mainly medical workers in the first round that began on Jan. 13.

FEBRUARY 17 #HEALTH

Indonesia Approves Local Version of Sinovac Vaccine as Covid Cases on the Rise Again

At least 1.1 million people of mainly medical workers have received Sinovac vaccine as of Tuesday.

FEBRUARY 16 #HEALTH