ASEAN could modify military humanitarian assistance and disaster relief mechanisms to support regional healthcare systems in times of crisis.
A coalition of civil society organizations has called on the government to better explain its social distancing recommendation to clear up confusion among the public.
Indonesia to suspend visa-free and visa-on-arrival arrangements for one month to curb spread of coronavirus
Indonesia will suspend its visa-free and visa-on-arrival arrangements for one month.
Regions across the country have postponed the national exam and ordered students to study from home.
Translated from Bahasa Indonesia: The Chairperson of the Himaprotek Association, Fadillah Syahrani explained that the spraying of disinfectants was a form of concern and active involvement of Unhas students to prevent the spread of Covid-19, which is disturbing the public.
The coronavirus in Indonesia has so far affected the middle class and up – people who returned from overseas trips, had exposure to infected foreigners, or are in the close circle of those infected.
UGM employees can work from their homes as a precautionary step to protect UGM employees from the risk of COVID-19 by reducing interaction between employees.
Translated from Bahasa Indonesia: With the COVID 19 pandemic, all lecturers and students at UI from Wednesday will begin Distance Education (PJJ) or online lectures. This system is implemented by the UI to prevent the spread of Covid 19 virus more widely.
MUI Fatwa Council chair Hasanuddin said in a written statement on Monday that Muslims in areas where COVID-19 had spread “uncontrollably” were “not permitted to perform Friday prayers in those areas until the situation returns to normal”.
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has instructed all ministries to limit their budget spending, so the money can be allocated to maintain people’s purchasing power during the COVID-19 pandemic.
PM Scott Morrison has announced that anyone entering Australia must enter a 14-day self-quarantine period. Questions have been raised as to how this new mandate would be enforced.
On any other Monday, Mr Ranggi Hardiyanto, 25, would have already sold at least a couple pairs of sneakers.
In 1606, Shakespeare and his company bolted the doors of the Globe Theatre and fled London as bubonic plague led to a total shutdown of theatres. Now we know what it must have felt like.
Build things, cut some red tape, improve access to basic services (though not necessarily their quality), & make civil servants more efficient.
A restriction on the operational hours of public transportation in a bid to contain the spread of COVID-19 appears to have massively backfired, with large crowds and long lines building up at Transjakarta and MRT Jakarta stations.
Mr Joko said that he had spoken to Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong about the assistance, but did not elaborate on what kind of help and the amount that would be given.