TikTok, Facebook, Disney, Apple Agree to Collect 10% VAT for Indonesia

The global technology giants have followed Netflix's footsteps to collect value-added tax for the Southeast Asian largest economy.

07 August 2020 | 11:00 PM


Indonesia Coronavirus Cases Jump by 2,473, Jakarta Leads National Count

Jakarta has seen resurgence in cases since mid-June and started to narrow the gap from East Java last month.

07 August 2020 | 09:19 PM


Indonesia's Foreign Reserves Hit Record High at $135b

Government taking loans from multinational institutions and issued dollar-denominated sovereign bonds boost the reserves to a record high.

07 August 2020 | 02:26 PM


Tourists from Five Countries Willing to Visit Indonesia Once Borders Reopen

The number of international tourists visiting Indonesia plunged by 87 percent in the second quarter.

06 August 2020 | 10:26 PM


Indonesia Adds 10,000 Covid-19 Cases Six Days into August

The gap in the number of cases between East Java and Jakarta has been the narrowest in over a month.

06 August 2020 | 08:11 PM


Civil Servant Jailed for Resisting Covid-19 Victim Burial in His Village

The defendant was guilty of breaching the law on contagious disease outbreak mitigation.

06 August 2020 | 04:50 PM


Practice Makes Perfect: Young Skateboarders Learn New Tricks from a Pro

Kindergarten and elementary school students practiced the roller sport at the private skatepark in Duren Tiga, South Jakarta.

06 August 2020 | 04:06 PM


Free Cash: Indonesia to Transfer $82 to the Accounts of 13.8m Workers Every Other Month

The direct cash transfer is the government's latest effort to boost consumer demands and reinvigorate the economy.

06 August 2020 | 12:45 PM


Jokowi Orders Local Governments to Make Face Covering Mandatory

It says that people must wear a mask “covering nose, mouth and chin area” when leaving home. 

06 August 2020 | 07:35 AM


Coronavirus Cases Top 10,000 in Central Java, as East Java Sees Resurgence

East Java has begun to outpace Jakarta again since two days ago.

05 August 2020 | 09:00 PM