Jakarta Muslim Gathering Ends with 183 Placed in Quarantine

Participants of the Muslim gathering have been isolated at a mosque in West Jakarta after three of them tested positive for coronavirus.

29 March 2020 | 03:09 AM


Indonesia’s Covid-19 Fatality Rate Nears 10 Pct as Cases Grow to 1,155 

Five provinces have not eported a single case, including East Nusa Tenggara, Bangka Belitung, Bengkulu, Gorontalo and West Sulawesi.

28 March 2020 | 08:05 PM


Gov't Pledges More PPE Amid Growing Concern Among Medical Workers

Indonesia currently has only 19,000 units of PPE in its stockpile.

28 March 2020 | 03:08 AM


Bakrie Group Contributes $1.2m to Gov’t Covid-19 Task Force

Bakrie Group adds the list of businesses who give away cash to the government for its handling of coronavirus outbreak.

28 March 2020 | 02:09 AM


Gov’t Drafts Regulations on Partial Lockdown

Mahfud said several district and cities have informed the central government about a lockdown plan.

28 March 2020 | 01:50 AM


G20 to Raise $4b for Covid-19 Vaccine Development

G20 countries are also committed to increasing medical supplies, including antibody testing kits and hand sanitizers.

27 March 2020 | 10:35 PM


Coronavirus Cases Surpass 1,000 in Indonesia With 87 Deaths

New cases soared by 153 in the biggest single-day rise ever.

27 March 2020 | 06:22 PM


Business Tycoon Tahir Donates $3.2m for Covid-19 Aid

Jakarta, the hardest hit by the virus in Indonesia, receives Rp 22 billion in cash.

27 March 2020 | 04:15 PM


Regional Areas Go On Lockdown as Informal Workers Abandon Indonesia's Coronavirus Red Zones

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has been adamant that cities and towns should not close their borders.

27 March 2020 | 12:41 PM


New Research and Technology Ministry Consortium to Assist Covid-19 Task Force

The ministry has reallocated $1.2 million from its budget for the consortium.

27 March 2020 | 05:48 AM