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Vice President Ma’ruf Amin in an online interview. (Photo by: Vice Presidential Secretariat)

Friday, May 07 2021 - 23:57 IWST

VP: Public Literacy on Halal Tourism Needs Improvement

In a bid to further develop halal tourism, the Indonesian Government has announced its commitment to improving public literacy on sharia economy, including the importance of developing halal…

Minister of Religious Affairs Yaqut Cholil Qoumas. Photo by: PR/Agung.

Friday, May 07 2021 - 23:00 IWST

Religious Affairs Minister Issues Circular on Guidelines for Eid Prayers amid Pandemic

Minister of Religious Affairs Yaqut Cholil Qoumas has issued Circular Number 07 of 2021 on Guidelines for Organizing the 1442 Hijri/2021 AD Eid al-Fitr Prayer during COVID-19 Pandemic.

President Jokowi accompanied by Home Affairs Minister, Finance Minister, National Development Planning Minister/Head of Bappenas, and Cabinet Secretary at the opening of the National Development Planning Forum

Friday, May 07 2021 - 22:10 IWST

Home Minister Urges Regional Governments to Speed Up Regional Budget Realization

In a bid to support national economic recovery amid COVID-19 pandemic, Minister of Home Affairs Muhammad Tito Karnavian Tuesday (04/05/2021) urged regional governments to speed up the realization…

Toll Gate ilustration

Friday, May 07 2021 - 21:33 IWST

Gov’t to Complete Cibitung – Cilincing Toll Road Section This Year

Ministry of Public Works and Public Housing (PUPR) and the Toll Road Business Entity (BUJT) continue to complete new toll roads, one of which is the 34-kilometer Cibitung – Cilincing Toll…

President Jokowi inspects PT Bumi Menara Internusa (BMI), Lamongan Regency, East Java, Thursday (6/5). (Photo by: Presidential Secretariat Press Bureau/Lukas)

Friday, May 07 2021 - 18:00 IWST

President Jokowi: Indonesia’s Fishery Products Still Promising for Global Market

Indonesia’s fishery products can still offer promising business opportunities for the global market, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has said.

Ilustration transportation modes (Ist)

Friday, May 07 2021 - 17:02 IWST

Gov’t Kicks Off ‘Mudik’ Ban Policy Enforcement

The Government’s policy to ban transportation modes to facilitate mudik activities (annual exodus during Eid al-Fitr period) comes into force from Thursday (06/05) to Tuesday (17/05).

President Jokowi inaugurates Benowo Waste-to-Energy Plant in Surabaya, Thursday (06/05/2021) afternoon. (Photo: Bureau of Press, Media, and Information of Presidential Secretariat/Lukas)

Friday, May 07 2021 - 16:15 IWST

President Jokowi Inaugurates Benowo Waste-to-Energy Plant

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo Thursday (06/05) inaugurated Waste-to-Energy Plant of Benowo Landfill in the East Java capital of Surabaya.

President Jokowi visits Brondong Fish Trade and Distribution Center, in Lamongan, East Java Province, on Thursday (6/5). (Photo by: Presidential Secretariat/Lukas)

Friday, May 07 2021 - 15:37 IWST

President Jokowi Meets with Local Fishermen during E. Java Working Visit

In the series of working visit to East Java Province, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo on Thursday (6/5) visited Brondong Fish Trade and Distribution Center, in Lamongan Regency to inspect…

Hilal observations

Friday, May 07 2021 - 08:10 IWST

Gov’t to Hold Isbat Meeting on Tuesday Next Week

The Government will hold an isbat (confirmation) meeting to determine the start of this year’s 1 Shawwal 1442 Hijri on Tuesday (11/5/).

Head of the COVID-19 Task Force Doni Monardo. (Photo by: Cabinet Secretariat PR Documentation)

Friday, May 07 2021 - 07:05 IWST

Head of COVID-19 Task Force Urges All Parties to Support Mudik Ban

Head of the COVID-19 Task Force Doni Monardo has stated the need for all components of the nation to support mudik (annual exodus) ban policy.

Manufacturing PMI (Photo by: Press Media and Information Bureau of the Presidential Secretariat)

Friday, May 07 2021 - 06:00 IWST

Indonesia’s Manufacturing PMI Reports Record High at 54.6

Amid the impact of COVID-19 pandemic, Indonesia’s manufacturing productivity continues to improve.

E-commerce Postage Promo

Friday, May 07 2021 - 05:05 IWST

Gov’t, E-Commerce Community Designate 5 May as “Proud of Indonesian Products” Day

The Government and e-commerce community have agreed to designate 5 May as “proud of Indonesian products” day (HBBI).

Minister of Communications and Informatics Johnny G. Plate and Chief of the Security Management Agency of the National Police (Kabaharkam Polri) Commissioner-General Arief Sulistyanto

Friday, May 07 2021 - 04:30 IWST

National Police Adds More Mobility Restrictions at 381 Points

The Indonesian National Police (Polri) has taken comprehensive measures regarding the ban on the annual mass exodus (mudik) ahead of Eid al-Fitr 1442 Hijri as well as efforts to control the…

Minister of Home Affairs Tito Karnavian (Photo: PR of Cabinet Secretary)

Thursday, May 06 2021 - 21:47 IWST

Minister Orders Regional Leaders to Ban Eid Open Houses

In a bid to curb COVID-19 transmission, Minister of Home Affairs Muhammad Tito Karnavian has ordered all governors, regents, and mayors in Indonesia to take measures to restrict gatherings for…

Minister of Agriculture Syahrul Yasin Limpo delivers a press statement of Swallow’s Nests and Porang Plants (Photo by: PR of Cabinet Secretariat/Agung)

Thursday, May 06 2021 - 06:05 IWST

Agriculture Minister: Ministry to Strive for Maximum Production of Swallow’s Nests and Porang Plants

Ministry of Agriculture has announced it will strive for maximum production of swallow’s nests and porang plants since those are the mainstay of Indonesia’s commodities, Minister of Agriculture…

President Jokowi chairs a Limited Meeting on the development of swallow’s nests and porang plant cultivation, Wednesday (04/05), Jakarta. (Photo by: PR of Cabinet Secretariat/Agung)

Thursday, May 06 2021 - 05:01 IWST

Gov’t to Encourage Increased Exports of Agricultural Commodities

Ministry of Trade announced that it will cooperate with Ministry of Agriculture to encourage an increase in exports of swallow’s nest.