Today's Industry

COVID-19 Emergency Hospital in Kemayoran Athletes Village (Photo by: PR of Ministry of Health)

Thursday, May 13 2021 - 06:10 IWST

Gov’t Completes Incentive Payment for Volunteers at Kemayoran Athletes Village

Ministry of Health, on 6-10 May 2021, has completed incentive payment of December 2020 for 1,613 volunteers working at COVID-19 Emergency Hospital in Kemayoran Athletes Village amounting to…

Vice President Ma’ruf Amin chairs a virtual meeting of the Regional Autonomy Advisory Council (DPOD), Tuesday (11/05). Photo by: BPMI of Vice Presidential Secretariat

Thursday, May 13 2021 - 05:00 IWST

Special Allocation Fund during Pandemic Must be Managed in Accountable Manner: VP

The use of Special Allocation Fund (DAK) during the COVID-19 pandemic must take into account the accountability principle, Vice President Ma’ruf Amin has said.

Minister of Religious Affairs Yaqut Cholil Qoumas, Chairperson of the Indonesia Ulema Council (MUI) KH Abdullah Jaidi, and Deputy Head of Commission VIII Ace H Syadzili

Thursday, May 13 2021 - 03:50 IWST

Eid al-Fitr Falls on Thursday, Gov’t Announces

The Government has announced that the first day of Shawwal 1442 Hijri, which marks the Eid al-Fitr 1442 Hijri celebration, falls on Thursday, 13 May 2021.

Minister of Manpower Ida Fauziyah. (Photo by: BPMI Documentation)

Thursday, May 13 2021 - 02:45 IWST

Manpower Minister: Companies Must Protect Loading-Unloading Workers through Social Security Programs

Minister of Manpower Ida Fauziyah told companies to protect their loading-unloading workers (TKBM) through social security program for workers.

Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi inspected transportation service during the mudik ban period (11/05/2021). (Photo by: PR of Ministry of Transportation)

Thursday, May 13 2021 - 01:39 IWST

Logistics Transport Movement During Mudik Ban Jumps by 70%

Movement of logistics transport via sea toll road has dramatically increased by about 70 percent during the period of mudik (Eid homecoming period) ban, according to Minister of Transportation…

COVID-19 Task Force

Thursday, May 13 2021 - 00:40 IWST

COVID-19 Task Force: Mobility, Crowds to be Monitored More Strictly

COVID-19 Task Force has urged regional governments to improve monitoring system at regency or city level as the basis to determine policies on essential sectors’ operation in neighborhoods/hamlets.

Minister of Villages, Development of Disadvantaged Regions and Transmigration Abdul Halim Iskandar

Wednesday, May 12 2021 - 19:59 IWST

Gov’t Disburses Cash Transfer Assistance to 49,095 Villages

In a bid to increase people’s purchasing power amidst COVID-19 pandemic, the Government through Ministry of Villages, Disadvantaged Regions, and Transmigration has disbursed Cash Transfer…

Head of the COVID-19 Handling and National Economic Recovery (KPCPEN) Committee Airlangga Hartarto and Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi deliver a press statement after a limited meeting (Photo by: PR of Cabinet Secretariat/Rahmat)

Wednesday, May 12 2021 - 00:40 IWST

Gov’t Re-Extends Micro-Scale Restrictions to 31 May

In a bid to further control the transmission of COVID-19, the Government has decided to re-extend the implementation of micro-scale activity restrictions (Micro PPKM) from 18 to 31 May 2021.

Minister of Health Budi G. Sadikin accompanied by Chairperson of the COVID-19 Handling and National Economic Recovery Committee Airlangga Hartarto, delivers his press statement. (Photo by: PR/ Agung)

Tuesday, May 11 2021 - 23:58 IWST

On New Virus Variants, Minister Calls on Public to Continue Implementing Health Protocols

Minister of Health Budi G. Sadikin urged the public to maintain discipline in adhering to the health protocols as it is the most effective way to prevent the spread of COVID-19 including the…

Minister of Health Budi Gunadi Sadikin and Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi deliver a press statement after attending a Limited Meeting, Jakarta, Monday (10/5) (Photo by: Public Relations of Cabinet Secretariat/Rahmat)

Tuesday, May 11 2021 - 23:00 IWST

Gov’t Takes Anticipatory Measures for Spike in COVID-19 Cases

Ministry of Health has announced it is preparing anticipatory measures regarding the availability of hospital beds, medicines, and other healthcare facilities to deal with a possible spike in…

 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. 

Tuesday, May 11 2021 - 22:05 IWST

Securing Endpoints Is More Critical Than Ever in 2021, Warns Check Point Software

Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, is warning enterprises that securing their employees’ endpoint devices –…

robot company SESTO Robotics (SESTO)

Tuesday, May 11 2021 - 21:37 IWST

SESTO Robotics Expands to Europe, Targeting Germany, Austria, Switzerland

Singapore’s leading autonomous mobile robot company SESTO Robotics (SESTO) has expanded to Europe, partnering with the Germany-based automation specialist Baumüller, to bring its flagship…

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA).

Tuesday, May 11 2021 - 20:26 IWST

PATA joins The Future of Tourism Coalition to chart a more sustainable direction for tourism as the sector recovers from COVID-19

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has today become a signatory of The Future of Tourism Coalition with the global mission to place destinations at the centre of recovery strategies.

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo. Photo by: BPMI.

Tuesday, May 11 2021 - 19:00 IWST

President Jokowi Condemns Israel’s Forced Eviction, Use of Force against Palestinians

The forced eviction of Palestinians from the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood in occupied East Jerusalem and the use of force against Palestinian civilians in the Al-Aqsa Mosque must not be ignored,…

Chairperson of COVID-19 Handling and the National Economic Recovery Committee Airlangga Hartarto and Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi deliver press statement on Monday (10/5) in Jakarta (Photo by: Cabinet Secretariat/Rahmat)

Tuesday, May 11 2021 - 18:00 IWST

Gov’t to Anticipate Influx of Indonesian Migrant Workers Returning Home

The Indonesian Government is anticipating the return of Indonesian migrant workers to prevent a potential spike in COVID-19 cases and the spread of new variant of Corona virus, Coordinating…

Minister of Health Budi Gunadi Sadikin delivering press statement after a limited meeting, Monday (10/05/2021) in Jakarta (Photo: PR of Cabinet Secretary/Rahmat)

Tuesday, May 11 2021 - 17:05 IWST

Health Minister Urges Regions to Speed Up COVID-19 Vaccination

In a bid to achieve herd immunity, the Government continues to accelerate COVID-19 vaccination with increased vaccine supplies and a private vaccination scheme called Gotong Royong.

more