Month: July 2022

COVID-19: 56.1 million Indonesians have received first booster shot

A total of 56,107,904 Indonesians have received a first booster or the third vaccine dose against COVID-19 infections, according to the Health Ministry. Indonesia added 272,114 new recipients of booster dose in a single day on Sunday, the ministry said. In addition, as many as 170,099.599 Indonesian people have received

Police probe fire burning down 59 hotel rooms in W Nusa Tenggara

Police are investigating the exact cause of fire that burned down 59 rooms of Jambuluwuk Oceano Hotel in Gili Trawangan Island in West Nusa Tenggara Province on Saturday night. “This morning the identification unit of the North Lombok District Police conducted a case reconstruction in the scene,” Chief of the

Seven more Indonesians held captive in Cambodia released

The Cambodian Police in cooperation with the Indonesian Embassy in Phnom Penh on Sunday (July 31, 2022) released seven more Indonesians held captive by an online scammer in Sihanoukville, Cambodia. The figure brought the number of Indonesians freed from captivity in the country to 62, the Indonesian Foreign Ministry said

BKKBN strives to prevent unwanted pregnancies to reduce stunting

Jakarta The National Population and Family Planning Agency (BKKBN) is making every effort to prevent unwanted pregnancies, as it strongly correlates to stunting, BKKBN’s Population Handling Deputy Bonivasius Prasetya Ichitiarto stated.Children born fro…

Vice President to officially open 2022 ASEAN Para Games

Jakarta Vice President Ma’ruf Amin, accompanied by his wife, Wury Ma’ruf Amin, and a limited entourage left for Solo, Central Java, on Saturday to officially open the 2022 XI ASEAN Para Games.They boarded a Boeing 736-400 Indonesian Air Force aircraft …