Daily Archives: August 2, 2020

A charismatic Muslim preacher in Aceh recovers from COVID-19

He warned the people at large that the COVID-19 pandemic was real. He suffered such symptoms as exhaustion, dizziness, and loss of appetite, said HB who also suffered diabetes. “Therefore, please do not ignore this pandemic. Please take the health protocols seriously for the sake of all people’s safety,” he said. Coronavirus infections initially surfaced

Health protocols must be implemented in tourist destinations: expert

  Purwokerto, C Java (ANTARA) – The government’s endeavors to revive Indonesia’s tourism sector have won supports from key players of the industry but a Jenderal Soedirman University’s expert suggested that tourists consistently practice health protocols to break the chain of COVID-19 pandemic. To this end, educating both domestic and foreign tourists about the importance of

Significant surge in number of travelers observed in Idul Adha holiday

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Transportation Ministry recorded a significant increase of travelers using private cars and public transportation modes during the Idul Adha holiday season as observed at several main toll road sections, airports, seaports, bus terminals, and train stations. The significant surge in both passengers and cars leaving Jakarta’s toll road sections heading to

Indonesia prepares regulation on renewable energy pricing

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Indonesian Government is preparing a presidential regulation on renewable energy pricing, in a bid to gain investors’ trust in the clean energy sector. Director General of Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation (EBTKE) of the Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry Fx Sutijastoto said in a statement here on Sunday that the draft

Ministry encourages cosmetic industry to use local resources

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Industry Ministry has encouraged cosmetic industry to use local natural resource as raw material, with the rich biodiversity in Indonesia. The move will encourage development of import substitution and materialize national self-reliance, head of the ministry’s research and development agency Doddy Rahadi said in a statement here on Sunday. “To increase