Indonesia, UK Lead International Dialogue on Forest Sustainability

A minister said Indonesia will “lead by example” in collaborative actions to promote trade and protect the environment at the same time.

#ENVIRONMENT

President Slams Noisy Debate on Homegrown Covid Vaccine

The so-called Nusantara vaccine is championed by former health minister Terawan Agus Putranto.

APRIL 20 #HEALTH

This Could Be Us: India's Covid-19 2nd Wave Serves as a Warning for Indonesia

Spooked by a dramatic Covid-19 cases spike in India, Indonesian authorities urge Indonesia to double down on health protocols.

APRIL 20 #HEALTH

5.7-Magnitude Quake Hits Southwest Maluku

BMKG said the quake did not have the potential to trigger a tsunami.

APRIL 19 #DISASTER

Police Prepare Cross-Border Manhunt for Self-Proclaimed Prophet

The National Police have vowed to launch a cross-border manhunt to capture Joseph Paul Zhang, who declares himself as a prophet.

APRIL 19 #RELIGION

Indonesia Adds Pace to Covid Vaccination after Fresh Sinovac Shipment

The Health Ministry plans to administer at least 20 million doses of vaccine in April and May.

APRIL 18 #HEALTH

Elected District Head Disqualified, Court Says He’s an American Citizen

The court describes Orient as a dishonest man who makes conflicting claims about his citizenship.

APRIL 15 #POLITICS

VISION

Save Papua's Forests: Greenpeace

Greenpeace Indonesia's activists held a rally in front of the environment ministry building to protest land-clearing practices in Papua.

#EYEWITNESS

Save Papua's Forests: Greenpeace

Greenpeace Indonesia's activists held a rally in front of the environment ministry building to protest land-clearing practices in Papua.

April 11 #EYEWITNESS

Thirty-One Suspected JAD Members Arrested for Makassar Church Bombing

An Indonesian court declared JAD a terrorist organization with proven ties to the Islamic State group in 2018.

APRIL 14 #TERRORISM

Jokowi Eyes Cabinet Reshuffle This Week, The Second in Five Months

Observers see the education and culture minister is on the hot seat after the president merges the institution with the research ministry.

APRIL 14 #POLITICS

Ten Million Indonesians Have Received Covid-19 Vaccine

Abour 5.3 million citizens already got double doses of the vaccine as of Monday.

APRIL 12 #HEALTH

Supreme Court Upholds Acquittal of MeMiles Investment Boss 

MeMiles is alleged to have run the so-called Ponzi scheme but the court disagrees.

APRIL 12 #CRIME

Eight Killed in East Java Earthquake

The main shock occurred at 02:00 p.m. local time on Saturday, with an epicenter detected at 82 kilometers southwest off the coast of Malang

APRIL 11 #DISASTER

Singapore Reacts Angrily to Safe Haven Allegation 

Singapore says It is not helpful to divert attention or blame to foreign jurisdictions.

APRIL 10 #INTERNATIONAL

Ministers Urge US School Alumni to Do More for People

Alumnas' new leadership was inaugurated on Thursday, taking place at rapidly growing integrated township Meikarta in Cikarang.

APRIL 09 #EDUCATION

Civil Groups Demand Asean’s Greater Sense of Urgency on Myanmar

A joint declaration by hundreds of civil groups urged Asean to show a greater sense of urgency when addressing the Myanmar military coup.

APRIL 09 #INTERNATIONAL

Jokowi Visits Cyclone-Hit East Nusa Tenggara as Death Toll Rises to 163

The disaster is the deadliest one in the province since the 1992 Flores tsunami. 

APRIL 09 #DISASTER

Like-Minded UK, Indonesia Call for Vaccine Equity

The UK and Indonesia stressed the importance of global equitable access to Covid-19 vaccine in a recent bilateral meeting in Jakarta.

APRIL 08 #HEALTH

UK to Deploy Carrier to Indo-Pacific Region

The Carrier Strike Group will be led by the HMS Queen Elizabeth in its maiden visit to the region.

APRIL 07 #INTERNATIONAL

UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to Meet Jokowi

Raab will announce the deployment of the Royal Navy’s Carrier Strike Task Group to the region.

APRIL 07 #INTERNATIONAL

Nadiem Calls for More Innovations in Teaching

Education and Culture Minister Nadiem Makarim also encouraged teachers to have a growth mindset.

APRIL 06 #EDUCATION