Indonesia to Ship 10,000 N95 Masks to Citizens Trapped in Chinese Cities on Lockdown From Coronavirus

More than 200 Indonesians are not allowed to leave Wuhan, Xianing, Huangshi, Jingzhou, Xianyang Enshi and Shiyan.

#HEALTH

Convicted Criminal Briefly Leads TransJakarta

Donny Saragih has been sentenced to two years in jail by the Supreme Court since February last year.

JANUARY 28 #TRANSPORTATION

Indonesia Issues Travel Warning to China as Coronavirus Outbreak Accelerates

The Chinese government has put 15 cities in Hubei province on lockdown, including the outbreak's epicenter, Wuhan.

JANUARY 27 #HEALTH

EU to Spend Rp 108b on Strengthening Asean's Disaster Management Center

The EU and Asean have signed an agreement on a joint program to strengthen Southeast Asia's regional disaster management center.

JANUARY 27 #POLICY

Three Indonesians Arrested for Malware Attacks Targeting Online Stores

The JS Sniffer malware has infected 2,440 e-commerce websites globally, affecting more than 1.5 million users around the globe.

JANUARY 24 #CRIME

E-Cigarette Is Haram: Muhammadiyah

The fatwa encompasses all kinds of cigarettes, either the electronic nicotine or non-nicotine delivery system or heated tobacco products.

JANUARY 24 #HEALTH

Indonesia, Hungary Commemorate 65 Years of Diplomatic Ties

Hungary invites three Indonesian soccer players to train in the country every year and offers scholarship for 100 Indonesian students.

JANUARY 24 #INTERNATIONAL

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Screening for Coronavirus at Soekarno-Hatta Airport

Health inspectors at the airport started screening for passengers who might have been infected by the deadly virus on Tuesday.

#EYEWITNESS

Screening for Coronavirus at Soekarno-Hatta Airport

Health inspectors at the airport started screening for passengers who might have been infected by the deadly virus on Tuesday.

January 28 #EYEWITNESS

Indonesia Extends Anti-Illegal Fishing Task Force

The task force was founded in 2015 and concluded its service in December last year.

JANUARY 24 #SECURITY

President Defends Prabowo's Frequent Overseas Trips

The Defense Ministry has been receiving the biggest portion of the state budget since 2016.

JANUARY 23 #POLITICS

Coronavirus Infection Just Like Common Cold: Health Minister

No Indonesian so far has been affected by an outbreak of a new type of coronavirus (novel coronavirus) in Wuhan, China.

JANUARY 23 #HEALTH

Foreign Minister Calls Out Malaysian Government After Another Kidnapping of Indonesian Fishermen

Indonesia asks Malaysia to step up security to prevent more Indonesian fishermen from being kidnapped by armed groups near Sabah.

JANUARY 23 #SECURITY

Indonesia's Flawed Democracy Improves as Civil Liberty, Political Culture Stagnate

A plan to abolish direct elections in Indonesia is seen as a major threat to the country's democracy.

JANUARY 22 #POLITICS

Police Uncover Horrific Child Prostitution Syndicate in Jakarta

The victims were allegedly forced to serve 10 clients per day and take pills to delay menstruation to "maximize profits."

JANUARY 22 #CRIME

Iran Proposes Defense Cooperation With Indonesia

The Iranian Ambassador to Indonesia says the country doesn't want to get dragged into an open war with the United States.

JANUARY 22 #SECURITY

Search for Common Identity Inspires Asean's New 2020 Logo

Filipino graphic designer Joemari Manguiat wins the Asean logo design competition with a blooming tricolor flower.

JANUARY 21 #INTERNATIONAL

What to Do With Indonesia's Foreign Terrorist Fighters?

The government is trying to find a way to bring 660 Indonesian foreign terrorist fighters home from Syria, Afghanistan and Turkey.

JANUARY 21 #SECURITY

Indonesia Complains as More Fishermen Are Kidnapped in Malaysian Territory

The Abu Sayyaf terrorist group has kidnapped five more Indonesian fishermen who were sailing on a Malaysian boat.

JANUARY 21 #SECURITY

Police Arrest Crystal Meth Smugglers Connected to Malaysian Drug Ring

The two Indonesian smugglers were arrested with 70 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine disguised in tea boxes.

JANUARY 21 #CRIME

Preparation Underway for Labuan Bajo to Host G-20 and Asean Meetings in 2023

The once sleepy town is also being prepared to become a "super premium tourist destination" and a hub for tourists heading to Komodo Island.

JANUARY 20 #TRAVEL

Former PPP Chairman Romahurmuziy Jailed for Graft

Judges mentioned former religious affairs minister Lukman Hakim in Romahurmuziy's verdict.

JANUARY 20 #CORRUPTION