Olympic Gold Medalist Markis Kido Dies at the Age of 36

Markis teamed up with Hendra Setiawan when they won gold medal in the 2008 Beijing Olympic, a year after becoming world champions.

15 June 2021 | 07:37 AM


Yasmin Church Gets New Location after 15-Year Standoff

The congregation has since 2008 been locked out of its church in Bogor  — considered the country's most intolerant city.

14 June 2021 | 02:52 PM


Gov't Extends Micro-Scale Restrictions as Covid-19 2nd Wave Is Imminent

A dramatic spike in weeks after the Idul Fitri holiday is due to a lack of health protocol and the arrival of more infectious virus variants.

14 June 2021 | 09:29 AM


Jakarta Allows Some Foreigners to Receive Free Covid-19 Vaccine Shots

Jakarta Provincial Government has now allowed foreign nationals older than 18 years old to be vaccinated against Covid-19

13 June 2021 | 12:27 PM


Indonesia Welcomes Two New Javan Rhino Calves and a Rare Hawk-Eagle Chick

Indonesia has spotted two new endangered Javan rhino calves and managed to hatch a Javan eagle chick

13 June 2021 | 09:42 AM


Pricing Formula, Vessel Ownership Among Competition Hurdles in Logistics Sector

Indonesia’s logistics sector is still facing various competition hurdles such as pricing regulations and obligatory vessel ownership.

12 June 2021 | 05:27 PM


Seven Lenders Are Transforming Into Digital Banks, Heating Up Competition

Seven small-sized lenders have notified the authorities of their plan to become digital banks.

11 June 2021 | 09:09 AM


Jakarta Kicks Off Second-Phase School Reopening

Cideng 10 Elementary School students returned to in-person learning as Jakarta kicked off the second-phase school reopening.

10 June 2021 | 01:06 PM


Dear Tourists: Traveling with Health Protocols Will Not Ruin the Fun

Strict health protocols would put tourists at ease during their travels.

10 June 2021 | 10:52 AM


McDonald’s Outlets Suspended Over Korean Boy Band-Inspired Meal 

For most buyers, the meal is not what they really want to buy.

10 June 2021 | 06:33 AM