Local Batik Artisans Turn Masks to Fashionable Gear

Tenants of Marunda Apartment put artistic value on face masks with hand-made Batik patern.

02 July 2020 | 07:29 PM


Indonesia Sees Record-Equaling Rise in Covid-19 Cases

Jakarta has 271 new cases, more than any other provinces in the day, to take its total to 11,637.

02 July 2020 | 01:00 AM


Jakarta Extends ‘Transition Period’ to July 16 before Full Reopening

Schools will remain close until further notice, although the new academic year will start on July 13.

01 July 2020 | 08:21 PM


Disabled Couple Ride Custom Trike Motorcycle for Their Wedding

Anwar Rahman and Teguh Budi Warni tie the knot in a modest ceremony that lasts 20 minutes.

01 July 2020 | 06:39 PM


Air Travel Suffers Steepest Fall Due to Pandemic

International flights were particularly hit by the crisis because many countries had imposed lockdown.

01 July 2020 | 05:46 PM


Police Ordered to Get Tough on Covid-19 Fund Misuse

The government has budgeted a whopping Rp 695.2 trillion in stimulus package to cope with the economic impact of the pandemic.

01 July 2020 | 03:33 PM


Indonesia Welcomes $38b Factories Relocation From China to C. Java

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo vows not to repeat last year's mistake that saw 33 companies choose neighboring countries over Indonesia. 

01 July 2020 | 01:16 PM


Majority of Indonesia’s Covid-19 Cases Occur in June 

The number of Covid-19 cases jumped by 82 percent in June compared to the previous month.

30 June 2020 | 08:48 PM


Superspreaders Dictate Covid-19's Transmission in Indonesia

A study found that only 15 percent of Covid-19 patients responsible for 80 percent of the Covid-19 early cases in the country.

30 June 2020 | 05:41 PM


Former Sports Minister Imam Nahrawi Jailed for Graft

Imam is the second minister in Jokowi's cabinet to be implicated in corruption.

30 June 2020 | 07:18 AM