We provide media monitoring services from selected Indonesian mainstream media, both print and online, as well as social media. Every day, our media monitoring team summarizes headlines and picks highlights of the day that help our clients meet their daily need for information.
Vaccine procurement yet to begin as November deadline approachesOctober 22, 2020
A government source from Tempo claimed that the Health Ministry, which should have been at the forefront of vaccine procurement, seemed to have passed on the responsibility on to Bio Farma. The source said that vaccine procurement could be done both through the government and independently. “If [procurement] is done through the government, the Health Ministry should have stepped in to help,” the source added.
Pandemic checks Jokowi’s ambitionsOctober 21, 2020
One year into his second term, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's administration has now been sidetracked by COVID-19 and his efforts to realize his campaign promises are being thwarted by his lackluster handling of the pandemic, a setback that has raised doubts about his performance in office.
Difficult first year for Jokowi, Ma’rufOctober 20, 2020
The Joko “Jokowi” Widodo-Ma’ruf Amin administration has been going through a difficult first year. Various steps have been taken by the administration, especially in handling the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, both on public health and the economy. Since mid-March, the administration has reallocated around Rp 677.2 trillion in state funds to mitigate those impacts.