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


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


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


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


Chief Security Minister Orders New Navy, Air Force Chiefs to Protect Indonesia's Sovereignty

Mahfud M.D. has asked the Navy and Air Force chiefs to improve security in the disputed North Natuna Sea.

26 May 2020 | 08:26 PM


Police Force More Than 82,000 Vehicles to Turn Back in a Month of Mudik Ban

The police have set up 116 traffic checkpoints from East Java to Lampung for the Idul Fitri return journey.

26 May 2020 | 06:06 PM


Jokowi Declares 'New Normal' With Help From Military and Police

More than 300,000 officers will be deployed in 25 cities to enforce "new normal" guidelines in public places.

26 May 2020 | 05:13 PM


Indonesia Fears New Spike in Coronavirus Cases Next Week

People celebrating Idul Fitri have been seen visiting families this weekend and flouting physical distancing guidelines.

26 May 2020 | 10:24 AM