Highlights in the media today: Smokers unconvinced they are at higher risk of COVID-19, ‘Operasi Yustiti’ to enforce health protocols across Indonesia, PSBB could delay economic recovery.
Highlights in the media today: Jakarta facing shortage of health facilities and workers, Jakarta prepares for stricter implementation of mask policy, Jakarta PSBB might prolong recovery period by more than two years.
Highlights in the media today: Experts urge government not to put potential vaccines on pedestal, Industrial areas in Bekasi regency become high-risk zones, New draft bill strips Bank Indonesia of its independence.
Highlights in the media today: Stigma hurts COVID-19 survivors, health workers; Agriculture Ministry cluster raises concerns about zoonotic transmission; Economist criticizes govt for not focusing on pandemic response.
Highlights in the media today: Jakarta’s hospital occupancy rate increases, Students vulnerable to COVID-19 infection, Businesspeople urge govt to accelerate stimulus disbursement, improve coordination. Read More
Highlights in the media today: Vaccine will not solve everything, experts warn, Jakarta relies on residents’ reports, Nonperforming loans continue to grow. Read More
Highlights in the media today: Offices become high-risk transmission areas, Experts criticize govt for delay in forming COVID-19 team, Global debt surges due to pandemic.
Highlights in the media today: Pandemic disrupts treatment of HIV/AIDS, experts say bad air circulation could increase risk of airborne transmission, Indonesia to benefit from supply chain diversification.
Highlights in the media today: Indonesia records highest number of COVID-19 cases and deaths in Southeast Asia, Jakarta governor admits difficulties in containing virus in wet markets, Administrative issues hamper COVID-19 fund disbursement.
Highlights in the media today: Developed countries working to develop COVID-19 vaccines, Jokowi calls on East Java to control virus within two weeks, IMF projects Indonesia’s economic growth to contract by 0.3%.