Digitalization boosts productivity amid COVID-19 pandemic: ministry

Jakarta, Sept. 12 -- Director General of Financing and Risk Management (DJPPR) of the Ministry of Finance (Kemenkeu) Luky Alfriman believes that digital technology can boost the people's productivity ... Read More

DPD reaffirms rejection to holding Dec-9 regional head elections

Jakarta, Sept. 12 -- The Regional Representatives Council's (DPD's) Committee I reiterated its rejection to the simultaneous regional head elections scheduled for December 9, 2020, on grounds that new... Read More

Jakartans should apply "4M" measures to thwart COVID-19 transmission

Jakarta, Sept. 12 -- Jakartans are urged to exercise vigil over impacts of COVID-19 on public health by staying highly disciplined in practicing preventive measures called "4M", Indonesian Medical Ass... Read More

Indonesia's food estate in Humbang Hasundutan started this year

Jakarta, Sept. 12 -- Agriculture Minister Syahrul Yasin Limpo unveiled on Saturday the ministry's plan on developing horticultural crops in Humbang Hasundutan Village, North Sumatra Province, under th... Read More

Rupiah weakens against dollar before weekend as PSBB returns

Jakarta, Sept. 12 -- The Indonesian rupiah weakened against the US dollar in the Jakarta interbank market on Friday in the wake of the Jakarta provincial government's decision to re-enforce large-scal... Read More

Public health services in Timika remain unaffected amid pandemic

Timika, Papua, Sept. 12 -- Public health services in the remote mountainous and coastal areas of Mimika District, Papua Province, remain unaffected by the ongoing novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) ... Read More

Baswedan delineates three-pronged approach for driving MSME recovery

Jakarta, Sept. 12 -- The Jakarta Provincial Government has outlined three steps under the Large-Scale Social Collaboration (KSBB) Program for driving recovery of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (M... Read More

Police confirm 16 native Papuans injured in Jayawijaya tribal clash

Wamena, Papua, Sept. 12 -- Some 16 native Papuans suffered arrow wounds in a tribal clash erupting in Jayawijaya District's area, Papua, on Thursday and Friday, but a public hospital's local doctors o... Read More

All commissioners tested after Riau KPU chair contracts COVID-19

Pekanbaru, Riau, Sept. 12 -- With Riau Election Commission (KPU) Chairman Ilham Muhammad Nasir testing positive for COVID-19, other commissioners of the provincial KPU were subject to testing to detec... Read More

South Jakarta's 14 hospitals designated for COVID-19 treatment

Jakarta, Sept. 12 -- The Jakarta provincial government has designated 14 hospitals in South Jakarta as COVID-19 referral hospitals in the wake of mounting infection rates in the capital city. To this... Read More