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President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo

Thursday, July 22 2021 - 16:00 IWST

Gov’t to Relax PPKM Darurat If COVID-19 Cases Continue to Decline

The Government has announced it will relax the emergency Public Activity Restrictions (PPKM darurat) on 26 July 2021 if the number of COVID-19 cases keeps going down.

Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung (Photo by: PR of Cabinet Secretariat)

Thursday, July 22 2021 - 15:15 IWST

Cabinet Secretary: Eid al-Adha is Momentum to Strengthen Togetherness, Solidarity

This year’s Eid al-Adha that falls amid the pandemic is a momentum to strengthen togetherness and solidarity, according to Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung.

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo

Thursday, July 22 2021 - 14:30 IWST

President Jokowi Tells Regional Heads to Provide Self-Isolation Centers, Emergency Hospitals

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has urged regional governments to prepare self-isolation centers in densely populated areas for asymptomatic and mild symptomatic COVID-19 patients.

An online mass prayer during the eve of Eid al-Adha (Takbir Akbar), Monday (19/07). Photo by: YouTube channel of Presidential Secretariat.

Thursday, July 22 2021 - 13:58 IWST

Eid al-Adha Strengthens Solidarity Amid Pandemic, President Jokowi Says

This year’s Eid al-Adha celebrated amid COVID-19 pandemic is a momentum to strengthen human solidarity in tackling the pandemic, according to President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo.

President Jokowi talks with TNI Commander and Minister of State-Owned Enterprises about free medicine package for self-isolated COVID-19 patients (15/07/2021). (Photo by: Press Media and Information Bureau of Presidential Secretariat/Rusman)

Friday, July 16 2021 - 22:00 IWST

Gov’t Ensures Medicine Availability for Self-Isolating COVID-19 Patients

In light of the surge in COVID-19 cases, the Government has ensured the availability of COVID-19 medicines. The Government also said that it will administer free medicine packages for COVID-19…

The launch of free medicine packages for self-isolated people, at the front yard of the Merdeka Palace, Jakarta, Thursday (15/7). (Source: Screenshot of Presidential Secretariat YouTube Channel)

Friday, July 16 2021 - 21:15 IWST

President Jokowi Calls for Strict Supervision in Free Medicine Packages Distribution for Self-Isolated Patients

In a bid to ease the burden of those affected by the ongoing pandemic, the Government has launched free medicine packages for self-isolated people.

Implementation of vaccination for students carried out by the State Intelligence Agency (BIN), Wednesday (14/07). (Photo by: BPMI/Lukas)

Friday, July 16 2021 - 20:30 IWST

Indonesia to Receive 50 Million Doses of Pfizer Vaccine

The Indonesian Government has announced it will receive 50 million doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine following Ministry of Health’s partnership with Pfizer Indonesia and BioNTech SE.

Indonesian Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi. (Photo by: Ministry of Foreign Affairs PR)

Friday, July 16 2021 - 20:02 IWST

Foreign Minister Urges NAM to Support Palestinian Struggle

Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi urged all members of Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) to recognize Palestine as a state and support Palestinian struggle.

Arrival of Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine, on Tuesday (13/07), at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, Tangerang, Banten province. (Photo by: BPMI/Kris)

Wednesday, July 14 2021 - 22:10 IWST

Kadin to Support Efforts on Acceleration of National Vaccination Program

The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin) welcomed the arrival of 1,408,000 doses of ready-to-use Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine, on Tuesday (13/07), at Soekarno-Hatta International…

General Chairperson of the KONI Marciano Norman delivers press statement after attending a limited meeting on Preparation of the 20th PON in Papua through video conference, Tuesday (13/7) (Photo: Agung/PR)

Wednesday, July 14 2021 - 21:35 IWST

KONI Ready to Fully Support This Year’s National Sports Week

The Indonesian National Sports Committee (KONI) as supervisor and director of the National Sports Week (PON) has expressed readiness to fully support the 20th edition of PON this year to be…

Another batch of Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine arrives at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport on Tuesday (13/07). Photo by: BPMI of Presidential Secretariat/Kris

Wednesday, July 14 2021 - 20:00 IWST

Indonesia Receives 1.4 Million More Doses of Sinopharm Vaccine

Indonesia Tuesday (13/07) received another batch of Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine.

Minister of Public Works and Public Housing Basuki Hadimuljono delivers a statement after attending a virtual Limited Cabinet Meeting on Tuesday (13/07). Photo by: PR/Agung

Wednesday, July 14 2021 - 19:05 IWST

Gov’t Set to Complete National Games Infrastructure by End of This Month

The Government is committed to completing the construction of supporting infrastructure for the upcoming 2021 National Games (PON) in Papua by the end of July, Minister of Public Works and Public…

Minister of Youth and Sports delivers press statement after a limited meeting on the preparation of the 20th National Games (PON) and the 16th National Paralympic Games (Peparnas) in Papua, (Photo by: PR/Agung)

Wednesday, July 14 2021 - 18:00 IWST

National Games, Paralympic Games Will Be Held with Strict Bubble System: Minister

Minister of Youth and Sports Zainudin Amali has announced that the 20th National Games (PON) and the 16th National Paralympic Games (Peparnas) to be held in Papua province in October and November…

President Jokowi congratulates Adhi Makayasa award recipients during the 2021 Prasetya Perwira military and police inauguration ceremony, (Photo: Bureau of Press, Media, and Information of Presidential Secretariat/Rusman)

Wednesday, July 14 2021 - 17:00 IWST

President Jokowi: Military, Police Must Synergize for Nation, Country

Members of the Indonesian National Defense Forces (TNI) and the Indonesian National Police (Polri) must synergize for the nation and the country as they are on the front line of national defense…

A virtual press conference after the limited meeting on COVID-19 handling, Wednesday (12/7). (Photo by: PR/Agung)

Wednesday, July 14 2021 - 16:15 IWST

First Week of Emergency PPKM Results in 10-15 Percent Decrease in Mobility

Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment as well as Deputy Chairperson of the Committee for COVID-19 Handling and National Economic Recovery (KPCPEN) Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan…

Minister of Public Works and Public Housing Basuki Hadimuljono delivers a press statement after attending a virtual limited meeting on COVID-19 Pandemic Handling, Wednesday (12/7). (Photo by: PR of Cabinet Secretariat/Agung)

Wednesday, July 14 2021 - 15:30 IWST

Pondok Gede Hajj Dormitory Hospital Starts Operating for COVID-19 Treatment

In an attempt to anticipate the surge in COVID-19 cases, the Government will provide more self-isolation centers and hospitals for COVID-19 patients, including Hajj Dormitory Hospital in Pondok…

Minister of Health delivers a press statement virtually after a limited meeting on COVID-19 handling, Wednesday (12/7). (Photo by: PR/Agung)

Wednesday, July 14 2021 - 14:23 IWST

Gov’t to Give Health Workers COVID-19 Booster Jab

The Indonesian Government has announced it will immediately administer a third booster jab using the vaccine made by US biotech company Moderna to provide better protection for health workers…

The arrival of COVID-19 Vaccine bulks in the 21st batch at Soekarno-Hatta Airport, Tangerang, Banten, Monday (12/7). (Photo by: Presidential Secretariat Press Bureau/Kris)

Wednesday, July 14 2021 - 13:20 IWST

Indonesia Receives Twenty-First Batch of Sinovac Vaccine Bulks

The Government Monday (12/7) secured another 10 million dose of Sinovac bulk vaccine supply for the national vaccination drive targeting 181.5 million people in a bid to achieve herd immunity…

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