Jokowi Says Tourism Industry Must Transform for 'New Normal'

The president said the country should focus on reopening the industry for domestic tourists first.

28 May 2020 | 04:21 PM


BCA's Q1 Result Lends Solid Footing as Bank Restructures Loans to Help Businesses

Large-scale social restrictions have hit the economy hard and many companies are at risk of failing to pay back loans.

28 May 2020 | 01:12 PM


East Java Gets President's Attention as Coronavirus Cases in the Province Close In on Jakarta's

Between May 10 and today, the difference in the number of cases between the two provinces has been reduced from 3,688 to 2,753 cases.

27 May 2020 | 10:35 PM


Game Comp Pits Local Developers to Create Coronavirus-Themed Games

The Tourism and Creative Economy Ministry wants game makers to help educate the public about Covid-19.

27 May 2020 | 10:18 PM


Regional Election to Go Ahead in December Despite Pandemic

Indonesia will be the last of 47 countries to hold national or local elections in 2020.

27 May 2020 | 10:15 PM


Indonesian Covid-19 Cases Abroad Pass 900 as New Surges Reported in Malaysia and Kuwait

Most of the new cases were found among migrant workers in overcrowded Malaysian detention centers.

27 May 2020 | 09:26 PM


Lion Air Grounds All Flights Until End of May

The airline said many passengers still show up at airports without proper travel documents.

27 May 2020 | 03:52 PM


Indonesia Deploys Military to Enforce 'New Normal' in Jakarta

Soldiers have been deployed at Jakarta's MRT stations to enforce "new normal" health protocols.

27 May 2020 | 03:36 PM


Relaxing Social Restrictions May Not Boost Economy

Economic growth this year will remain at minus 2 percent if social restrictions only get phased out in the third quarter.

27 May 2020 | 03:03 PM


Jakarta Plans to Reopen 64 Shopping Malls Next Week

The Indonesian Consumer Protection Foundation (YLKI) says the plan to reopen the malls is "irresponsible."

26 May 2020 | 09:16 PM