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Plan to revive team on hunting down graft convicts questionedJuly 13, 2020
Coordinating Political, Legal and Security Affairs Minister Mahfud MD said last week that the government would reactivate the corruption team to help track down fugitive Djoko Tjandra. The team, which was formed during former president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono’s administration, consists of officials from the National Police and the Attorney General’s Office who work under the coordination of the Law and Human Rights Ministry.
Jokowi issues regulation on preemployment cardJuly 10, 2020
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo issued Presidential Regulation No. 76/2020 on the pre-employment card Tuesday. The regulation stipulates, among other things, that the appointment of digital platforms and agencies providing training courses in the pre-employment card program can be carried out without tenders.
Jokowi warns of COVID-19 spikeJuly 10, 2020
The government announced as many as 2,657 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, the highest single-day increase since the emergence of its first cases in early March. President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo said the sharp increase of new COVID-19 cases was a sign of danger that must be overcome.
More doctors, health workers die of COVID-19July 09, 2020
As of Wednesday, a total of 48 doctors and 41 nurses have died, with some testing positive for COVID-19 and others suspected of contracting the virus. Previously, only doctors and nurses who worked in hospitals in urban areas had died from COVID-19, however, the Indonesian Medical Association (IDI) has noted that community health centers (Puskesmas) in villages are also reporting deaths of doctors.