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September 11, 2022

Jakarta Globe - September 11, 2022

Jaja Suteja, Jakarta – The Indonesian Football Association, or PSSI, has dropped a plan to debut the newly-built Jakarta International Stadium (JIS) in the upcoming match against Curaca

August 3, 2022

Jakarta Globe - August 3, 2022

Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – Indonesia is seeking to host the 2036 Olympics in Nusantara, the country's planned new state capital located in the province of East Kalimantan.

June 29, 2022

Channel News Asia - June 29, 2022

Kiki Siregar, Jakarta – It was the big football match Raihan Fauzi, 25, had been waiting for.

June 14, 2022

Jakarta Globe - June 14, 2022

Lenny Tristia Tambun, Jakarta – Indonesian Sea Games medalists received up to Rp 500 million ($34,000) each in state bonuses although the country was ranked third overall behind host Vi

June 3, 2022

Coconuts Jakarta - June 3, 2022

As high-tech as the electric race cars whizzing around Ancol's street track this weekend, organizers will also rely on scientific tools to predict the weather – unlike a certain other g

May 12, 2022

AsiaOne - May 12, 2022

Candice Cai – A video making its rounds online showed the terrifying moment people spilled to the ground from a 10-metre height as a water slide at an amusement park in Indonesia collap

May 11, 2022

Coconuts Jakarta - May 11, 2022

One would think that the ability to swim is a non-negotiable requirement to becoming a lifeguard, but not at a public pool in Depok, West Java police said, where a four-year-old tragica

March 21, 2022

Coconuts Bali - March 21, 2022

Don't rain on my parade! That was probably the song in the minds of the 2022 Indonesia MotoGP Grand Prix's organizers over the weekend.

March 16, 2022

Agence France-Presse - March 16, 2022

Jakarta – Indonesia hosts its first motorcycle grand prix in 25 years on Sunday, confident that concerns surrounding the new track will be forgotten once racing begins in front of a sel

January 23, 2022

Jakarta Globe - January 23, 2022

Heru Andriyanto, Jakarta – Indonesian authorities are making final preparations to host the country's first MotoGP race since 1997 in the resort island of Lombok where spectators will o

December 29, 2021

Coconuts Jakarta - December 29, 2021

Indonesia's COVID-19 Task Force is discouraging citizens from attending public viewings of the AFF (ASEAN Football Federation) Cup final between the Red-and-Whites and Thailand this eve

December 23, 2021

Tempo - December 23, 2021

Lani Diana Wijaya, Jakarta – The Indonesian Solidarity Party (PSI) faction at the Jakarta Regional Legislative Council (DPRD) questioned the determination of the Formula E circuit that

December 2, 2021

Channel News Asia - December 2, 2021

Kiki Siregar, Jakarta – Five pied stilts with their thin and long pink legs are usually kept in a cage.

November 26, 2021

Coconuts Jakarta - November 26, 2021

The whistleblower who exposed alleged match-fixing in lower-tier soccer matches in East Java was injured in a hit-and-run incident yesterday evening.

October 23, 2021

Jakarta Globe - October 23, 2021

Lenny Trstia Tambun, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo instructed a "total reform" in the Indonesian Anti-Doping Agency (LADI) whose failure to comply with international requirem

October 8, 2021

Tabloid JUBI - October 8, 2021

Yance Wenda, Sentani – Papuan People Assembly's (MRP) member of the Women Workgroup Orpa Nari has warned security forces not to restrict Papuan women from selling noken – Papua's multif

October 7, 2021

Jakarta Globe - October 7, 2021

Stefani Wijaya and Yustinus Paat, Jakarta – Jakarta's strong desire for hosting its first-ever Formula E race meets another hurdle after it appears the area surrounding the National Mon

October 6, 2021

Tempo - October 6, 2021

Antara, Jakarta – The Youth and Sports Minister (Menpora), Zainudin Amali, asserted that the XX Papua National Sports Week (PON Papua) will continue to run as scheduled albeit a number

Asia Pacific Report - October 6, 2021

The interim president of the United Liberation Movement of West Papua (ULMWP) has accused Indonesia of holding its 20th National Games "on the bones of my people".

Suara Papua - October 6, 2021

Agus Pabika, Jayapura – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's visit to Papua to officially open the National Games (PON XX) and officiate a number of infrastructure projects are ceremonial a

October 4, 2021

Asia Pacific Report - October 4, 2021

Victor Mambor, Jayapura – A major national sports event opened in Papua at the weekend, with officials hoping it will showcase the Indonesian government's commitment to developing the p

October 3, 2021

Jakarta Post - October 3, 2021

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October 2, 2021

Bloomberg News - October 2, 2021

Arys Aditya – As many as 10,000 people are expected to attend the opening ceremony of Indonesia's first major sports event since its worst outbreak – a test of its strategy of living wi

October 1, 2021

Benar News - October 1, 2021

Victor Mambor Jayapura, Indonesia – A major national sports event opens in Papua on Saturday, with officials hoping it will showcase the Indonesian government's commitment to developing

September 29, 2021

Tempo - September 29, 2021

Antara, Jakarta – The Indonesian Association of Epidemiologists head of profession development Masdalina Pane on Tuesday warned about a potential surge in Covid-19 cases from the 20th N

September 28, 2021

Jakarta Globe - September 28, 2021

Yustinus Paat, Jakarta – The Jakarta Legislative Council on Tuesday failed to initiate a motion against the city government's plan to host a Formula E race next year as not enough counc

September 24, 2021

Tempo - September 24, 2021

Lani Diana Wijaya, Jakarta – The Indonesian Epidemiologists Association (PAEI) of Papua said that five venues that would be used for the 20th National Sports Week (PON) in Papua are loc

September 20, 2021

Antara News - September 20, 2021

Evarianus Supar, Uyu Liman, Timika – A total of 1,500 military and police personnel will be deployed to secure the XX Papua National Sports Week (PON) in Mimika District, a senior offic

September 17, 2021

Tempo - September 17, 2021

Andita Rahma, Maudey K.

September 5, 2021

Tribune News - September 5, 2021

Igman Ibrahim, Jakarta – The Indonesian police have mapped out the main potential threats against the 20th National Games (PON XX) which will be held in Papua next October.

September 3, 2021

Tempo - September 3, 2021

Lani Diana Wijaya, Jakarta – A number of people stage a protest before the Jakarta City Hall and the Regional Legislative Council (DPRD) building to reject the city government's plan to

August 31, 2021

Tempo - August 31, 2021

Andita Rahma, Maudey K.

August 9, 2021

Coconuts Jakarta - August 9, 2021

The long-awaited Formula E race in Jakarta, which had been delayed due to COVID-19, is among the city's priority programs for next year, an official document shows.

Jakarta Globe - August 9, 2021

Carlos Ky Paath, Jakarta – The Indonesian government offers opportunities for athletes who won medals in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics to become civil servants.

July 31, 2021

Jakarta Post Editorial - July 31, 2021

Jakarta – After chairing a Cabinet ministers meeting on July 13, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo said the 20th National Games (PON) in Papua would go ahead as scheduled from Oct.

July 30, 2021

Coconuts Jakarta - July 30, 2021

Indonesians are not only uniting to cheer the country's representatives at the 2020/2021 Tokyo Olympics, but they've also come together to lambast a journalist for the needlessly sexual

July 7, 2021

Tempo - July 7, 2021

Antara, Papua – The Indonesian government has hinted that it will go ahead with the scheduled convening of Papua's 2021 PON National Games even though the country is battling a surge in

April 26, 2021

Coconuts Jakarta - April 26, 2021

Authorities apprehended dozens of Persija Jakarta's supporters for taking part in the club's victory celebrations at Bundaran HI earlier this morning.

April 16, 2021

Channel News Asia - April 16, 2021

Nivell Rayda, Jakarta – Planted on the ground near its main gate was a recent addition to the Taman Mini Indonesia Indah (Beautiful Indonesia Miniature Park): a sign which says that the

March 27, 2021

Channel News Asia - March 27, 2021

Kiki Siregar, Jakarta – "Daasshh!" Mr Zakaria, a 90-year-old Indonesian pencak silat master exclaimed as he kicked his right leg high into the air, showing off his martial art skills.

March 23, 2021

Jakarta Globe - March 23, 2021

Jakarta – Athletes are among the priority list for Indonesia's second round of Covid-19 vaccination. On Feb.

March 22, 2021

Bloomberg News - March 22, 2021

Fathiya Dahrul – Kaesang Pangarep, the youngest son of Indonesian President Joko Widodo, bought a stake in a football team in his hometown, Solo, where his older brother is the city may

March 18, 2021

Agence France-Presse - March 18, 2021

Indonesia's forced withdrawal from badminton's All England Open Championships over coronavirus fears prompted a diplomatic appeal on Thursday as players were "in shock" and fans erupted

March 15, 2021

Jakarta Globe - March 15, 2021

Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Zainudin Amali recently announced the pandemic-delayed 20th National Sports Week, or PON XX, will be held from October 2-

March 14, 2021

Tempo - March 14, 2021

Antara, Jakarta – The Jakarta authorities reopened four parks in Central Jakarta to the public, albeit enforcing Micro-Scale Activity Restriction (PPKM) amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

February 23, 2021

Jakarta Globe - February 23, 2021

Hendro D. Situmorang, Jakarta – John Khan – a bodybuilder from Central Sulawesi who has competed in the men's category – reveals that she was born a woman.

January 11, 2021

Coconuts Jakarta - January 11, 2021

Authorities have temporarily closed Waterboom Lippo Cikarang, a waterpark in Bekasi regency, West Java after discounted tickets attracted a huge crowd yesterday, as seen in a video that

January 8, 2021

Agence France-Presse - January 8, 2021

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Three Indonesian badminton players and an executive from a sports equipment company have been banned for life for match-fixing, the Badminton World Federation s

November 18, 2020

Jakarta Post - November 18, 2020

Jakarta – This year's National Sports Competition for Students (KOSN), an annual event hosted by the Education and Culture Ministry, is held online as the country is fighting against th

November 8, 2020

Jakarta Post - November 8, 2020

Jakarta – Indonesia's top soccer leagues, Liga 1 and Liga 2, are still on hold after being halted and restarted two times as the COVID-19 pandemic shows no signs of slowing down.