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Amir exchanges Eid greetings with leaders

Amir exchanges Eid greetings with leaders

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani exchanged Eid al-Fitr greetings with leaders of Kuwait, Turkey, Morocco and Indonesia Friday.

Indonesia's Covid-19 deaths top 1,000

Indonesia's Covid-19 deaths top 1,000

Indonesia's death toll from the novel coronavirus passed the 1,000 mark on Tuesday, even as authorities signalled they were poised to ease some social restrictions aimed at curbing the spread ...

Indonesia expects 'normal' life to return by July

Indonesia expects 'normal' life to return by July

Indonesia expects the number of new coronavirus cases to decline by June if restrictions currently in place are followed, the head of the country's Covid-19 taskforce said on Monday.

Indonesia orders coronavirus transport curbs ahead of Ramadan exodus

Indonesia orders coronavirus transport curbs ahead of Ramadan exodus

Indonesia has imposed curbs on public transport ahead of the annual exodus to home villages that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, in a bid to slow the spread of the coronavirus, the government said on Sunday.

Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano erupts

Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano erupts

The Anak Krakatau volcano in Indonesia erupted overnight, sending fiery smoke 500m into the air, the country's volcanology agency said on Saturday.

Indonesian delegation explores Qatar's business climate

Indonesian delegation explores Qatar's business climate

A trade delegation from Indonesia visited several companies in Qatar on Sunday as part of an initiative to explore the country’s investment climate, an official of the Qatar-Indonesia Business Council (QIBC) said.

Indonesia president to take coronavirus test as cases top 100

Indonesia president to take coronavirus test as cases top 100

Indonesian President Joko Widodo said on Sunday he would get tested for coronavirus, while some of his ministers had also undergone precautionary tests

Indonesia seizes half a million virus masks amid panic buying

Indonesia seizes half a million virus masks amid panic buying

Indonesian police seized over half a million face masks from a Jakarta-area warehouse after the country's first confirmed cases of coronavirus sparked panic buying and sent prices for prevention products skyrocketing.

Indonesia confirms first cases of coronavirus, link to Japanese visitor

Indonesia confirms first cases of coronavirus, link to Japanese visitor

Two Indonesians have tested positive for coronavirus after coming into contact with an infected Japanese national, President Joko Widodo said on Monday

Indonesia's capital hit by serious flooding for second time this year

Indonesia's capital hit by serious flooding for second time this year

Torrential rain brought floods to Indonesia's capital on Tuesday, paralysing large parts of the city as rescue workers used boats to navigate streets turned into murky, brown waterways to get people to safety.

Indonesia says won't repatriate hundreds of IS recruits

Indonesia says won't repatriate hundreds of IS recruits

Indonesia has said it will not bring home nearly 700 hundred nationals who joined the Islamic State group in the Middle East over security fears, but added it would still consider repatriating young children.

Indonesia flood death toll hits 60

Indonesia flood death toll hits 60

Indonesian rescue teams flew helicopters stuffed with food to remote flood-hit communities on Saturday as the death toll from the disaster jumped to 60 and fears grew