Indonesia postpones national exams due to COVID-19 World

Indonesia postpones national exams due to COVID-19

Indonesia has decided to put the national exams for elementary, secondary and high school students in 2020 on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic, said a member of the Indonesian House of Representatives on March 24.
COVID-19: Indonesia prepares for worst growth scenarios World

COVID-19: Indonesia prepares for worst growth scenarios

The Indonesian government has prepared a few scenarios on how Indonesia's economic growth will end up as the COVID-19 pandemic began to hit the country’s economy, said Minister of Finance Sri Mulyani Indrawati on March 20.
Indonesia opposes EU’s energy policy World

Indonesia opposes EU’s energy policy

Indonesian Deputy Foreign Minister Mahendra Siregar on March 11 stressed that Indonesia could not accept the European Union (EU)’s energy policy, describing it as discriminatory.
Indonesia confirms new COVID-19 cases World

Indonesia confirms new COVID-19 cases

Indonesian authorities on March 9 confirmed that the country reports 13 new cases of the acute respiratory disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), bringing the total number in the country to 19.
Indonesia’s productivity lower than ASEAN nations World

Indonesia’s productivity lower than ASEAN nations

A survey conducted by the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) has found that Indonesia’s productivity in the manufacturing industry is lower than that of its peers in other Southeast Asian countries.
Indonesia, UAE sign 16 cooperation deals World

Indonesia, UAE sign 16 cooperation deals

Indonesia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have signed 16 cooperation agreements, including five government-to-government deals and 11 businesses-to-business ones.
Indonesian FM discusses with Iranian, US ambassadors World

Indonesian FM discusses with Iranian, US ambassadors

Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi has had discussions with Iranian Ambassador to Indonesia Mohammad Azad and US Ambassador to Indonesia Joseph R. Donovan Jr. amid the flare-up in tensions between the two nations, Antara News reported.