Indonesia Gears Up for 2 Million Covid Vaccine Jabs per Day

Indonesia will need 416 million doses to vaccinate 208 million citizens in order to reach the population immunity.

#HEALTH

Indonesia Extends Covid Lockdown until August 9

Indonesia reported the lowest number of daily cases since July 1, but the daily death toll remains alarmingly high.

AUGUST 02 #HEALTH

Greysia, Apriyani Win Indonesia’s First Olympic Women’s Doubles Gold

Indonesia has now won all categories in badminton since the sport became an Olympic medal event at Barcelona 1992.

AUGUST 02 #SPORTS

Moderna Booster Shots Only for Health Workers: Minister

Indonesia prioritizes the Moderna Covid-19 booster shots for the health workers who are putting their lives at stake.

AUGUST 02 #HEALTH

Indonesia Receives 3.5 Million Moderna Doses from US Gov’t

Indonesia has received a total of 19.7 million doses from a number of countries delvered through Covax.

AUGUST 01 #HEALTH

Suspect in Asabri Graft Case Dies: AGO

Ilham is one of nine individuals to be named suspects in the graft scandal along with ten corporate offenders.

AUGUST 01 #CORRUPTION

Indonesian Women’s Doubles Pair Makes History by Reaching Olympics Final

Before Saturday, the furthest distance ever reached by any Indonesian women’s doubles pair was quarterfinals.

JULY 31 #SPORTS

VISION

North Jakarta Cemetery Sees Fewer Covid-19 Burials

Indonesia has seen daily Covid-19 death toll top 1,000 over the past week, the deadliest period since the pandemic started.

#EYEWITNESS

A Third of Indonesia’s Covid-19 Deaths Occur in July

There is little sign that the extended lockdown helps reduce Covid-19 infections with 43,479 cases and 1,893 deaths in the past 24 hours.

JULY 29 #HEALTH

Indonesia Anticipates Vaccine Passports to Become Global Norm

The Americas and the EU have required domestic and regional travelers to show a proof of vaccination.

JULY 29 #INTERNATIONAL

Air Force Soldiers Detained for Stepping on Mute Papuan’s Head

At least two middle-ranking officers were also suspended for “failing to impose the standards of conduct”.

JULY 28 #CRIME

Former Minister Juliari Faces 11 Years in Prison for Alleged Graft in Covid-19 Aid Program 

Earlier this month, another former minister in the Jokowi cabinet was sentenced to five years in jail for corruption.

JULY 28 #CORRUPTION

Covid Won’t Go Until 208 Million Citizens Vaccinated: Jokowi

Indonesia has administered around 64 million doses of vaccine in the last six months.

JULY 27 #HEALTH

Daily Covid Death Toll Passes 2,000 for First Time

More than 50 percent of Tuesday’s fatality figures have occurred in Central, East and West Java.

JULY 27 #HEALTH

Indonesia Extends Lockdown for another Week

Outdoor restaurants are allowed to offer sit-down meals and drinks until 9.00 p.m.

JULY 25 #HEALTH

Indonesia Reports 38,679 New Covid Cases, 1,266 Deaths in 24 Hours

The total number of active cases stands at 573,908, keeping pressures in the already dire situation hospitals across the country are facing.

JULY 25 #HEALTH

Private Companies Join Hands to Set Up Oxygen Therapy Facility

The facility is designed to provide direct acces to oxygen supplies for patients with moderate symptoms of Covid-19.

JULY 25 #HEALTH

MSC Launches Online Training Platform for Sustainable Fisheries

Indonesian stakeholders will also be the first to test out MSC's online training platform.

JULY 23 #ENVIRONMENT

Indonesia Recalls Diplomats in N. Korea over Covid-19 Lockdown

Government says the return of Indonesia's diplomats from North Korea is unrelated to the bilateral ties.

JULY 23 #INTERNATIONAL

Indonesia Passes 3 Million Covid-19 Cases

A further 1,449 people have died from Covid-19 in the 24-hour period to set a new record for the third day in a row.

JULY 22 #HEALTH

Man With Covid Dressing as Wife to Slip Past Airport Checkpoint Will Face Criminal Charges

The police set to press charges against a Ternate man who disguised as his wife to slip past the pandemic checkpoint last week.

JULY 22 #CRIME