Indonesia Reports Highest Covid Number in a Day

The ongoing surge in newly cases has put the country in an emergency situation in which hospitals in key hotspots are nearing capacity.

06 January 2021 | 10:37 PM


Indonesian President to Get Sinovac Vaccine Next Week

Indonesia began the rollout of Sinovac vaccine on Sunday and since then at least 700,000 doses have been distributed to 34 provinces,

05 January 2021 | 11:51 PM


Indonesian Navy Investigates Foreign Sea Glider Found in S. Sulawesi

The Indonesian Navy is still figuring out the country of origin of the underwater drone found in Selayar Island, South Sulawesi.

05 January 2021 | 04:38 PM


Police Warn Against Crowd Gathering to Welcome Terror Convict Baasyir

Prior to his current conviction, Baasyir had served a jail term for indirect role in the 2002 Bali bombings.

05 January 2021 | 04:05 PM


Associate Dean Demoted over Links with Hizbut Tahrir

The Indonesian government banned the HTI in July 2017 on the grounds that the organization violated the constitution and the Pancasila.

04 January 2021 | 09:10 PM


Child Predators to be Chemically Castrated Under New Regulation

Prior to the castration, a team involving medical and psychiatric experts must first carry out a clinical review on the child molester.

04 January 2021 | 03:42 PM


Indonesia Begins Distributing 3 Million Doses of Coronavirus Vaccine 

The Sinovac vaccine has been approved for emergency use by the Drug and Food Control Agency (BPOM).

03 January 2021 | 06:52 PM


Surge in Coronavirus Cases, Deaths Continues

The Health Ministry announced they have been preparing the list of eligible vaccine recipients for mass vaccination later this month.

02 January 2021 | 11:42 PM


Indonesia Adds 204,000 Covid Cases, 5,000 Deaths in December

The monthly death toll reaches a new high since first Covid deaths were confirmed on March 11.

31 December 2020 | 11:05 PM


Indonesia Receives 1.8m Doses of Sinovac Vaccine, to Immunize Health Workers in Two Weeks

Indonesia has received the second batch of Covid-19 vaccines of 1.8 million doses from China's Sinovac Biotech on Thursday.

31 December 2020 | 03:00 PM