Indonesia real-time news

Coronavirus live news: Lombardy to impose curfew as cases surge; Ireland to return to lockdown (source — 20/10/2020 11:06:49

Hospitals in Italian region brace for admissions rise; Manchester decision due; Ireland orders six-week lockdownLive coronavirus found on frozen food packaging in ChinaWales to go into national two-we...

Coronavirus: 9.1 million people to get Covid-19 vaccine at 1st phase in Indonesia (source — 20/10/2020 09:15:23

The vaccination will be carried out after emergency use authorisation and halal certification.

'Betting the farm': Key ally of Indonesian President questions vaccine strategy (source — 16/10/2020 07:30:00

Tom Lembong held two cabinet-level posts in Joko Widodo's first term government but he's alarmed about Indonesia's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and changes to workplace laws.

Coronavirus ship that scared Western Australia sails for Indonesia - but ANOTHER boat now infected (source — 11/10/2020 11:10:53

A COVID-stricken ship off the Western Australian coast has set sail amid a virus scare aboard another vessel.

People caught without face masks forced to dig graves and lie in COFFINS as coronavirus punishment in Indonesia (source — 10/10/2020 17:47:58

LOCALS caught not wearing a face covering are being forced to dig graves and lie in COFFINS in Indonesia. People have been punished for breaking the rules on mandatory mask wearing as the country cont...

Family of Indonesian diplomats in Sydney test positive to coronavirus without hotel quarantine (source — 09/10/2020 18:08:59

The relatives had arrived in NSW on September 30 and were taken to an accomodation to isolate that was not managed by NSW Health or NSW Police.

Diplomats exempt from hotel quarantine test positive for COVID-19 (source — 09/10/2020 10:05:22

Anxiety over diplomatic exemptions intensified after five family members of two Indonesian diplomats were diagnosed with COVID-19 after arriving in Sydney on September 30.

Bali's 'red zone' restrictions leave locals to survive on $3 a day (source — 08/10/2020 05:31:00

Coronavirus has gripped the Indonesian holiday island, transforming the relaxation destination and party capital into a "ghost town".

More offshore wind is welcome, but we have to keep the jobs it creates in the UK | Chaitanya Kumar (source — 07/10/2020 11:00:32

In the past, although windfarms were located just off the coast of Scotland, manufacturing work was outsourced to IndonesiaYesterday’s speech to the virtual Conservative party conference was classic B...

Indonesia mass strikes loom over cuts to environmental safeguards and workers' rights (source — 06/10/2020 02:30:35

New law to boost investment is a ‘tragic miscalculation’, campaigners say, as unions plan strike action in protestIndonesia has passed a wide-ranging bill that will weaken environmental protections an...

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
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Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death