JAKARTA – Main hospitals in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta have reported full occupancy with some having a waiting list of up to 20 confirmed…View More Main hospitals in Jakarta report full capacity amid Covid-19 surge; government to use 3-star hotels for quarantine
Indonesia sees daily record 4,176 new coronavirus infections JAKARTA (REUTERS) – Indonesia reported on Monday (Sept 21) 4,176 new coronavirus infections, its biggest daily rise,…View More UNGA75 to go virtual as COVID-19 keeps world leaders home
Even in the thick of a global pandemic, two men from very different worlds and backgrounds managed to find common ground and camaraderie in a…View More Different worlds, same purpose: Police officer and foreign worker forge unlikely friendship amid Covid-19
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TOKYO/SEOUL/BEIJING (REUTERS) – Some Asian countries are rolling out early and more aggressive influenza vaccination programmes this year, seeking to reduce the potential of people…View More Asian countries offer more flu shots to head off Covid-19 complications
JAKARTA (BLOOMBERG) – Residents of Indonesia’s capital of Jakarta who tested positive for the coronavirus will be isolated in official facilities and can no longer…View More Jakarta to isolate positive coronavirus cases in official facilities
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Donald Trump knew coronavirus was ‘deadly’ in February – but told top aides he ‘wanted to play it down,’ an explosive new book claims. Veteran…View More Donald Trump knew Covid was 'deadly' while he 'played it down' to avoid 'panic'
JAKARTA (JAKARTA POST/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – The Covid-19 task force in Probolinggo, East Java has ordered dozens of people to get into a hearse containing…View More Violators of Covid-19 rules in Indonesia made to sit in hearse with casket
SYDNEY (REUTERS) – Australia on Thursday (Sept 3) reported the biggest one-day rise in Covid-19 cases in more than a week, denting optimism that a…View More Australia’s Covid-19 cases hit 8-day high, restrictions may linger
JAKARTA – Senior Indonesian minister and close Jokowi aide Luhut Pandjaitan has disputed the validity of certain coronavirus testing figures published by data collection site…View More Worldometer's Covid-19 testing numbers not valid for countries like Indonesia: Jokowi aide
Boris’s Covid disaster: Tory backbenchers in revolt over No.10’s TWELVE bungling WFH and lockdown U-turns as poll finds crisis has poisoned public’s view of PM…View More Tory panic as poll finds Covid crisis has poisoned public's view of PM
BEIJING (BLOOMBERG) – One of the world’s fastest-moving efforts to develop a Covid-19 vaccine is falling behind rivals, its advance appearing to be stymied by…View More Covid-19 vaccine front runner held back by China's spat with Canada