Last week, the mayor of Ecuador’s largest city ordered the international airport’s runway blocked to prevent a KLM airliner from landing to pick up Dutch tourists stranded by the coronavirus.
The leader of one of Indonesia’s biggest provinces has set up dedicated services to tackle the spread of the coronavirus, drawing in one of The Australia-Indonesia Centre’s partner Universities.
The General Elections Commission (KPU) in Surakarta City, Central Java, decided to defer the stages of regional elections to thwart the spread of new coronavirus disease (COVID-19), as Indonesia is witnessing a rising death toll.
The West Java Health Agency started distributing a million masks for the province’s residents and more than 1,000 units of personal protective equipment for medical personnel on Monday.
Indonesia’s guided-missile frigates recent underwent a round of combat system upgrade testing. It spotlighted the Southeast Asian state’s ongoing attempts to boost its maritime capabilities.
Deputy Mayor of Bandung Yana Mulyana has been tested positive for COVID-19. “I have run test and it comes back positive,” said Yana through a video received by Tempo on Monday, March 23, 2020.
Coronavirus modelling shows the Australian government is getting the balance right – if our aim is to flatten the curve
Australian government recently endorsed stricter social distancing measures to tackle the spread of the coronavirus, requiring four square metres of space per person in an enclosed room.
Indonesian people say they have limited knowledge about the virus and the disease it causes, COVID-19.
Build things, cut some red tape, improve access to basic services (though not necessarily their quality), & make civil servants more efficient.
Indonesia is urging that countries band together in the fight to contain the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus globally, Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said on Friday.
Coronavirus: Indonesian President Jokowi and ministers to undergo testing after colleague is infected
Indonesian President Joko Widodo said that he and his ministers will be tested for the coronavirus, a day after Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi was confirmed to have been infected.
Australia is doing a lot of thinking about what steps to take in the South Pacific. How high does the ‘Pacific step-up’ have to go? How many different steps? Step style? Step hierarchy?
Indonesia domestic defense industry development in the headlines with deputy defense minister’s PT Pindad visit
Last week, Indonesia’s deputy minister visited one of the facilities of Indonesia’s state-owned companies.