The Jakarta Post (Indonesia)

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - As Indonesia is finally starting to deal with the reality that the virus has hit home these last two weeks, we are seeing problems caused by the government’s failure to communicate the coronavirus message effectively.

SURAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - A second COVIC-19 patient in Indonesia had died.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Indonesia complains on Singapore insisting to withhold personal information of its citizens showing COVID-19 symptoms in Jakarta.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - ONE Championship has postponed its first ONE Esports Dota 2 Jakarta Invitational, which had been scheduled for April 18-19 to November due to coronavirus threat.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - The disbursement of training funds for laid-off workers due to the COVIC-19 pandemic will be launched later this month in regions whose tourism businesses have been severely affected by the drastic drop in Chinese tourists, namely Manado in North Sulawesi, Bali and the Riau Islands.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - President Jokowi should be seen to be in charge of this crisis. He did the right thing announcing the first two confirmed positive COVID-19 cases. 

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Indonesia Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati said the government would reduce the number of restricted import goods by up to 50 percent to spur business activities that have been hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Indonesia is confronting the possibility of “community transmissions” – in which a patient with no travel history to countries with virus outbreaks or no specific contact with other infected patients – since the announcement of the first confirmed COVID-19 cases on March 2.

LABUAN BAJO (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has hit Indonesia’s tourism sector, including major destinations such as Komodo National Park in Labuan Bajo, West Manggarai.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Indonesians' demand for red ginger supplements is increasing due to the rising number of novel coronavirus cases.