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News by Country: Indonesia

20 November 2020

Indonesia

·      COVID-19 has deepened Indonesia's gender inequality (Jakarta Post, 19 November 2020)

·      Tourism suffers Rp 100 trillion in losses from COVID-19 (Jakarta Post, 19 November 2020)

·      Media labor unions needed more than ever in precarious times (Jakarta Post, 14 November 2020)

·      Minister readies Rp34.23 tln funding for COVID-19 vaccine procurement (Antara News, 13 November 2020)

·      Taiwan will not pay Indonesian migrant workers' recruitment costs (Focus Taiwan, 11 November 2020)

·      Indonesia urges Asian countries to revive economies through tourism (Antara News, 11 November 2020)

·      Medical association records 282 healthcare worker deaths due to COVID-19 (Jakarta Post, 11 November 2020)

·      Workers Sent Home Without Pay as Indonesia Faces Recession (Indonesia Expat, 7 November 2020)

·      We don't have fixed income': Returning migrant workers in Indonesia call for targeted aid (CNA, 6 November 2020)

·      Unemployment surges to decade high as COVID-19 causes millions to lose jobs (The Jakarta Post, 5 November 2020)

·      Indonesia Falls Into Recession for First Time in 22 Years (Benar News, 5 November 2020)

·      West Java sees mass layoffs due to COVID-19 (The Jakarta Post, 3 November 2020)

·      Jakarta raises minimum wages for some businesses  (Bangkok Post, 1 November 2020)

·      Workers, students return to street for new jobs law protest (Jakarta Post, 28 October 2020)

·      Indonesia: Garuda terminates contracts of 700 workers amid low demand; Covid-19 cases surges to almost 400,000 (The Star, 27 October 2020)

·      Job seekers finding competition tougher in pandemic (Jakarta Post, 26 October 2020)

·      WB urges digitalization of COVID-19 aid programs (The Jakarta Post, 23 October 2020)

·      Waves of protests continue against jobs law (The Jakarta Post, 21 October 2021)

·      COVID-19 Vaccine Update: Indonesia to Provide Coronavirus Vaccine to 9.1 Million People at First Phase Between November-December 2020 (Latestly, 20 October 2020)

·      Indonesia’s GDP to decline more than thought as virus keeps spreading (The Jakarta Post, 14 October 2020)

·      Workers, students stage another round of protests against Job Creation Law (The Jakarta Post, 12 October 2020)

·      Indonesia: 35 percent of workers laid off due to COVID-19 (Saigon News, 10 October 2020)

·      Indonesia: Thousands protest against 'omnibus law' on jobs (BBC News, 9 October 2020)

·      Indonesian parliamentary committee finishes deliberating contentious jobs Bill (CNA, 4 October 2020)

·      Bali's unemployed turn to odd jobs, hard labour as COVID-19 ravages tourism sector (CNA, 4 October 2020)

·      Poverty runs a thread through Indonesia as COVID-19 puts millions on the brink (CNA, 2 October 2020)

·      Indonesia’s Stimulus Plan Draws Fire From Environmentalists and Unions (NY Times, 2 October 2020)

·      Govt spends 44% of recovery budget up to September, health spending lags (The Jakarta Post, 2 October 2020)

·      Most small businesses could shut down in six months due to COVID-19 (The Jakarta Post, 1 October 2020)

·      200,000 Jakarta F&B workers face unemployment as a result of prolonged restrictions: retail association (Coconuts Jakarta, 28 September 2020)

·      Indonesian protesters target government's flagship jobs bill (The Jakarta Post, 24 September 2020)

·      Covid-19 pandemic panners: Indonesians hunt for gold in desperate times (Straits Times, 23 September 2020)

·      Stretched thin, Indonesia deploys medical interns to COVID-19 front lines (The Jakarta Post, 20 September 2020)

·      Red Cross warns coronavirus is driving discrimination in Asia (The Jakarta Post, 17 September 2020)

·      Virus stigma complicates response to pandemic in Indonesia (FMT News, 17 September 2020)

·      The disparity of gig economy and rural-urban poverty (The Jakarta Post, 15 September 2020)

·      Indonesia Is Losing Health Workers at an Alarming Rate (Jakarta Globe, 14 September 2020)

·      Healthcare workers in Indonesia under pressure as coronavirus cases surge (Straits Times, 13 September 2020)

 

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