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March 24, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Fake News & Black Campaigns
Tempo - March 24, 2020

Antara, Jakarta – The Indonesian Police tackled 41 cases of hoaxes on COVID-19 spread through social media and will continue to conduct cyber patrolling, spokesman of the Indonesian Po

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Tempo - March 24, 2020

Antara, Jakarta – Indonesian Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto on Monday urged citizens to respect the protocols laid down by the government to contain the spread of the novel coronavi

March 23, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
ABC News - March 23, 2020

Anne Barker and Hellena Souisa – Indonesia now has a 9.3 per cent death rate from coronavirus – the highest in the world – after the death toll rose by a quarter at the weekend, to 48

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Globe - March 23, 2020

Yustinus Paat, Farouk Arnaz, Jakarta – The National Police on Monday issued a warning against non-essential public gatherings as they increase the chance of coronavirus transmission, s

News ›› Indonesia ›› Political Parties & Elections
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Ghina Ghaliya and Arya Dipa, Jakarta and Bandung – Several regions have postponed the preliminary stages of the 2020 regional elections because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Internet & Social Media
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Eisya A. Eloksari, Jakarta – Communications and Information Minister Johnny G.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo inspected on Monday a new emergency hospital that the government has converted from the four apartment towers of the Kemayoran Athletes Village

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Jakarta – The capital city Jakarta, the hardest hit province in Indonesia, has received thousands of pieces of protective clothing from the National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) t

News ›› Indonesia ›› Banking & Finance
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Adrian Wail Akhlas, Jakarta – The World Bank has approved the disbursement of a US$300 million loan to support the development of Indonesia's financial market by expanding its outreach

News ›› Indonesia ›› Banking & Finance
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Riska Rahman, Jakarta – The Jakarta Composite Index (JCI) hit yet another circuit breaker on Monday afternoon, with trading temporarily halted for the fifth time this month and prices

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Suherdjoko, Semarang – In response to the shortage of protective health equipment for medical workers treating COVID-19 patients, the Central Java administration has independently prod

News ›› Indonesia ›› Labour & Migrant Workers
CNN Indonesia - March 23, 2020

Surabaya – Thousands of people from labour, student and non-government organisations who are part of the East Java Movement Against the Omnibus Law (Getol) have postponed a protest act

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Hengky Ola Sura, Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara – A celebration of Holy Week, popularly known as Semana Santa, in the town of Larantuka in East Flores, East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) has been c

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Budi Sutrisno, Jakarta – An Indonesian Military (TNI) Hercules C-130 aircraft arrived at Halim Perdanakusuma Air Base in East Jakarta on Monday morning after picking up medical equipme

News ›› Indonesia ›› Housing & Property
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Made Anthony Iswara, Jakarta – The government is using an application called SiKasep to prevent fraud in its subsidized housing loans programs by connecting property developers and pro

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Indonesia at Melbourne - March 23, 2020

On 23 March, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo said that the government would begin using the 2018 Asian Games athletes' village as an emergency hospital to treat the rapidly increasing n

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Globe - March 23, 2020

Indah Handayani, Jakarta – Tokopedia, one of Indonesia's largest e-commerce platforms, has closed thousands of online stores that have been selling personal protective equipment at str

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Jakarta – As the number of COVID-19 infections in Indonesia rose to 579 on Monday, Vice President Ma'ruf Amin has called on Muslim clerics to issue fatwas to regulate the special circu

News ›› Indonesia ›› Labour & Migrant Workers
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Jakarta – While many Jakartans are staying in their houses and working remotely to curb the novel coronavirus outbreak, home office is not even an option for many other workers in the

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Globe - March 23, 2020

Dina Manafe, Lenny Tristia Tambun, Jakarta – The government started delivering personal protective equipment for medical workers on Monday and promised up to $900 in monthly bonuses fo

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Marchio Irfan Gorbiano and Rizki Fachriansyah, Jakarta – As health workers across the country are dealing with dwindling medical supplies because of the recent surge of COVID-19 patien

News ›› Indonesia ›› Labour & Migrant Workers
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – The House of Representatives and labor unions are calling on the government and all companies to take measures to avoid widespread layoffs, especially in secto

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Post - March 23, 2020

Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – Members of the House of Representatives and their families are to be tested first for COVID-19, with or without symptoms, triggering an outpouring of anger on

March 22, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Corruption & Abuse of Power
Jakarta Post - March 22, 2020

Jakarta – The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) wants the death penalty for people convicted of corruption during the COVID-19 outbreak, in a stark turnabout from its recent focu

News ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Jakarta Post - March 22, 2020

Ardila Syakriah, Jakarta – Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan has declared a two-week state of emergency in the capital and urged offices to suspend operations as part of COVID-19 contain