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Could Bali’s unvaccinated visitors create a new COVID hotspot?

As the Indonesian province that has suffered the most economically as a result of the pandemic with GDP down 9.31…

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COVID turmoil disrupts routine vaccinations in Indonesia

Before the pandemic, Mamik Nariati’s five grandchildren were given free immunisations for diseases like polio, mumps and Hepatitis B at…

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Indonesia extends COVID curbs by a week as hospitals deluged

Indonesia has become Asia’s COVID-19 epicentre with hospitals overwhelmed, particularly on the densely populated island of Java and on Bali. Indonesia extended its COVID-19…

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Bali hit by ‘oxygen crisis’ as Indonesia’s COVID struggles rise

Bali, along with the main island of Java and 15 other regions, is under tight COVID-19 restrictions as cases and…

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COVID-positive man boards Indonesia flight disguised as wife

Wearing a full-face veil, a COVID-positive man disguised himself as his wife to board a domestic flight but was caught…

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Indonesia: Raging pandemic offers fertile ground for new variants

The speed and scale of the coronavirus outbreak in Indonesia has created a perfect breeding ground for a potential new…

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‘It cannot be contained’: Indonesia COVID deaths go unreported

Jakarta, Indonesia – In a residential street in Bogor, on the outskirts of the Indonesian capital, yet another family has…

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In Pictures: Indonesia volunteer undertakers carry COVID dead

After his work as a taxi driver dried up because of Indonesia’s new coronavirus restrictions, Ardi Novriansyah offered his driving skills…

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Did an Eid al-Fitr mass exodus kick-start Indonesia’s COVID chaos?

Surabaya and Medan, Indonesia – On May 13, one of the holiest days in the Muslim calendar took place across…

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‘Dying in their homes’: COVID-hit Indonesians scramble for oxygen

Jakarta/Bekasi, Indonesia – Outside a small store in South Jakarta, dozens of people line up for the chance to save…

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