Indonesian Man Stirs Uproar for Claiming He has Found Cure for Coronavirus

The controversial man said face covering would never stop people from contracting the virus.

04 August 2020 | 08:01 AM


East Java Reports Highest Surge in Coronavirus Cases

East Java and Jakarta were separated by more than 2,000 cases in mid-July but the gap has been reduced to just 366 today.

04 August 2020 | 01:43 AM


President Criticizes Ministers again for Little Budget Spending

Covid-19 stimulus absorption still sits at a low 20 percent or Rp 141 trillion out of the total Rp 695 trillion.

03 August 2020 | 03:04 PM


Covid-19 Kills Indonesian Doctors at a Far Higher Rate Than in the US

Losing a high number of doctors also meant hundreds of thousands of Indonesian might lose access to doctor service over the next decade.

03 August 2020 | 12:48 PM


Supreme Court Encourages Judges to Deliver Life Sentence in Major Graft Cases

A new Supreme Court regulation provides guidelines for sentencing in graft convictions.

03 August 2020 | 06:09 AM


Jakarta Has More Active Cases of Covid-19 than East Java

For nine consecutive days, Jakarta has reported the highest daily rise of coronavirus cases in the country.

03 August 2020 | 12:42 AM


Odd-Even Traffic Restriction Returns in Jakarta

The policy is reimposed to encourage more people to work from home.

02 August 2020 | 07:20 PM


West Java Extends Social Restrictions in Cities near Jakarta

West Java, the country’s most populous province with around 40 million people, has recorded a relatively low number of Covid-19 cases.

01 August 2020 | 11:58 PM


Central Java Joins Top Three Coronavirus-Hit Provinces 

Provinces hit badly by the outbreak early on continue to struggle until today, while others have emerged as new hotspots.

01 August 2020 | 10:10 PM


Indonesia Adds 52,000 Covid-19 Cases in July as Epicenter Returns to Jakarta

July’s total in the capital city was 9,975 cases, slightly above East Java’s 9,953.

31 July 2020 | 10:07 PM