Indonesia Coronavirus Cases Exceed 190,000

Apart from the four worst-affected Javanese provinces, the resort island of Bali has seen the highest surge in cases since late last month.

05 September 2020 | 07:37 PM


‘Coffin Sanction’ against Non-Mask Wearers is Short-Lived

Such a punishment is not mentioned in city regulations concerning the coronavirus pandemic.

04 September 2020 | 11:43 PM


Indonesia Adds 3,200 Coronavirus Cases, Surge Continues in Bali

The virus is still raging on in densely populated provinces on Java Island, while Bali and East Kalimantan are emerging as new hotspots.

04 September 2020 | 08:13 PM


Indonesia to Cover Covid-19 Vaccination Costs for 93 Million Citizens

Vaccination for citizens under 18 years old will come at a later stage on consideration that they have stronger immune system.

04 September 2020 | 04:52 AM


Mixed Reactions to Jakarta Plan to Oblige Covid-19 Isolation at Gov't Facilities

Jakarta's plan to remove self-isolation for Covid-19 patients raises concerns mainly over hospital capacity.

03 September 2020 | 10:59 PM


Indonesia Sets New Record in Daily Coronavirus Cases

Jakarta again became the main driver of the national tally with another daily record.

03 September 2020 | 06:38 PM


Good Night: Bogor and Depok Start to Impose Curfews

Some object to the nightime curfew, saying the virus can transmit to people in day or night.

02 September 2020 | 09:25 PM


Indonesia Adds 3,000 New Coronavirus Cases to Pass 180,000

Worst-hit Jakarta reported 1,054 more cases, the third time it saw a four-digit daily rise.

02 September 2020 | 09:13 PM


Jakarta Leads Daily Count, Bali Sees Resurgence in Coronavirus Cases

With huge reliance on the tourism sector, Bali is the hardest hit by the economic impact of the pandemic.

01 September 2020 | 10:08 PM


President Jokowi Says Vaccination against Covid-19 Can Start in January

Jokowi said a total of 170 million Indonesian people will be vaccinated, each will receive two doses of the vaccine.

01 September 2020 | 02:28 AM