Indonesia opens door for travellers from China’s Hong Kong World

Indonesia opens door for travellers from China’s Hong Kong

The Indonesian government on December 20 removed the entry ban for travellers from China's Hong Kong ahead of year-end holidays while putting the UK, Norway and Denmark into the travel ban list due to concerns related to Omicron variant in the three countries.
Indonesia considers joining "Vaccinated Travel Lanes" ASEAN

Indonesia considers joining "Vaccinated Travel Lanes"

The Indonesian Government is reviewing the possibility of Indonesia's participation in the Vaccinated Travel Lanes programme to revive its tourism sector, Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Airlangga Hartarto has said.
Indonesia cancels ‘travel bubble’ with Singapore World

Indonesia cancels ‘travel bubble’ with Singapore

Governor of Indonesia’s Riau Islands Ansar Ahmad said the “travel bubble” scheme with Singapore, initially slated for October 2021, has been cancelled following a surge in COVID-19 cases in the nearby city-state.
Indonesia aims to reduce state budget deficit World

Indonesia aims to reduce state budget deficit

The Indonesian government aims to cut the State budget deficit to 868 trillion IDR (60.38 billion USD) from 939 trillion IDR, accounting for 4.85 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) next year.
Indonesian government boosts health, social spending World

Indonesian government boosts health, social spending

The Indonesian government has decided to raise budget spending on health care and social protection to over 214.9 trillion rupiah from the previous 93.93 trillion rupiah (nearly 6.5 billion USD) within the framework of the national economic recovery (PEN).
Indonesia urges support for COVID-19 fight ASEAN

Indonesia urges support for COVID-19 fight

The Indonesian Government has asked for support from some countries, including Singapore and China, to cope with COVID-19 pandemic that is developing complicatedly in the country.
Indonesia to develop infrastructure in 2022 World

Indonesia to develop infrastructure in 2022

The Indonesian Government will continue stepping up four cooperation programmes to develop infrastructure in 2022 as the COVID-19 pandemic is taking toll on infrastructure development.