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Jokowi threatens Cabinet with reshuffleJune 29, 2020
In a video uploaded to the Presidential Secretariat’s official YouTube channel on Sunday, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo said he was ready to take extraordinary measures, including reshuffling his Cabinet, should his ministers fail to effectively curb the COVID-19 outbreak.
East Java leaders respond to Jokowi’s COVID-19 orderJune 26, 2020
Amid a rapid increase in COVID-19 cases in East Java, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has urged the East Java administration to reduce the number of COVID-19 cases in the region within two weeks. Responding to the President’s command, East Java Governor Khofifah Indar Parawansa asserted that it would not be an easy task. She also expressed her hope that all regency and city administrations in East Java as well as the general public would join hands to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the region.
Manpower minister defends Chinese workers’ arrival in KonaweJune 25, 2020
“[The Chinese workers] will be working together with Indonesian workers. There will be a transfer of knowledge, which will eventually result in Indonesian workers acquiring the Chinese workers’ skills. This will enable Indonesian workers to land the jobs currently held by Chinese workers,” explained Ida.
Health protocols welcomed as tourist spots reopenJune 25, 2020
Tourist industry experts have lauded the government’s decision to issue health protocols for public places such as hotels and restaurants, saying the measures will provide customers peace of mind as tourist destinations start to reopen.