Daily Archives: January 2, 2021

COVID-19 immunization: Govt collecting data on health workers

Jakarta The government has begun listing the first stage recipients of the COVID-19 vaccine after millions of doses from Sinovac arrived in Indonesia recently, spokesperson for vaccine-related affairs at the Health Ministry, Siti Nadia Tarmizi, said.”T…

237 doctors died of COVID in 2020: IDI

Jakarta The mitigation team of the Indonesian Medical Association (IDI) has revealed that 504 health workers succumbed to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) as of late December, 2020. The medical workers comprised 237 doctors, 15 dentists, 1,717 …

Survey: 81.7% of respondents ready for COVID-19 vaccination

Jakarta In a survey conducted by the Indonesian General Election Study (LKPI), 81.7 percent of the respondents have said they are ready to receive COVID-19 vaccine doses under the government’s immunization program.The survey has also indicated that 76….

Drone finding challenges RI’s defense, remote sensing capabilities: MP

Jakarta The recent detection of an Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (UUV) belonging to a foreign nation deep inside Indonesia’s territorial waters has challenged the country’s defense and remote sensing capabilities, a member of parliament stated.”This is a…

North Sumatra’s COVID-19 death toll recorded at 681: task force

Medan, N Sumatra North Sumatra Province’s COVID-19 death toll rose to 681 after two people in Medan City succumbed to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on Friday, the provincial government’s COVID-19 Task Force confirmed.As of January 1, 2021, N…