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·     Asian Development Bank approves $1.5 bln loan for Indonesia's virus response (Reuters, 23 April 2020)

·     'No choice but to keep economy running': Ministry allows 11,000 companies operate during PSBB (The Jakarta Post, 22 April 2020)

·     Ministry mulls providing companies soft loans to pay Idul Fitri bonus (The Jakarta Post, 22 April 2020)

·     Manufacturers adapt to shifts in demand but layoffs continue (The Jakarta Post, 22 April 2020)

·     Foreign investment falls as COVID-19 pandemic hits major investors (The Jakarta Post, 21 April 2020)

·     Indonesia's FDI plunges in Q1 due to Covid-19 pandemic (The Star, 20 April 2020)

·     Stimulus may not be enough to prevent economic meltdown: Fiscal agency (The Jakarta Post, 20 April 2020)

·     Indonesian Government Sets Rp400tn to Fight COVID-19 (Tempo, 18 April 2020)

·     Small businesses cry for lifeline as government aid underway (The Jakarta Post, 17 April 2020)

·     Indonesian clothing maker pivots from Prada, Adidas to hazmat suits (Business Times, 17 April 2020)

·     What about the others? ‘Ojol’ relief sparks concerns over aid inequality (The Jakarta Post, 17 April 2020)

·     COVID-19: Indonesian students overseas urge govt to do more to flatten the curve (The Jakarta Post, 16 April 2020)

·     Emergency aid from South Korea reaches virus-crippled Indonesia (The Jakarta Post, 16 April 2020)

·     Millions to lose jobs, fall into poverty as Indonesia braces for recession (The Jakarta Post, 15 April 2020)

·     Indonesian President Joko Widodo declares Covid-19 outbreak 'national disaster', gives task force broader authority (Straits Times, 14 April 2020)

·     Migrant workers repatriated from Malaysia to get construction jobs at home (The Jakarta Post, 14 April 2020)

·     Manufacturing Activity in Indonesia Falls at Record Rate in March 2020 as COVID-19 Hits (Indonesia-Investments, 14 April 2020)

·     Trade with China Drops amid COVID-19 Outbreak (Indonesia-Investments, 14 April 2020)

·     World Bank suggests firms ‘hibernate’ during COVID-19 pandemic (The Jakarta Post, 14 April 2020)

·     IMF projects 0.5% growth for Indonesia as global economy faces deep recession (The Jakarta Post, 14 April 2020)

·     Govt introduces new social benefits as 2.8 million lose jobs (The Jakarta Post, 13 April 2020)

·     1.2 million Indonesian workers furloughed, laid off as COVID-19 crushes economy (The Jakarta Post, 11 April 2020)

·     Indonesia: Little Transparency in COVID-19 Outbreak (Human Rights Watch, 9 April 2020)

·     You are national heroes: Recovered COVID-19 patients thank medical workers (The Jakarta Post, 8 April 2020)

·     Government debt issuance to triple to $62b as Indonesia fights COVID-19 (The Jakarta Post, 8 April 2020)

·     Tens of thousands of workers across Indonesia laid off because of COVID-19 outbreak (The Jakarta Post, 8 April 2020)

·     Covid-19 exposes flaws in Indonesia’s health insurance program (The Jakarta Post, 8 April 2020)

·     Indonesia COVID-19 Stimulus worth 2.5% GDP (The Jakarta Post, 7 April 2020)

·     Labor union to hold massive protest in Jakarta despite physical distancing measures (The Jakarta Post, 6 April 2020) 

·     Thousands laid off, forced to take unpaid leave in Jakarta as companies hit hard by COVID-19 (The Jakarta Post, 6 April 2020)

·     Indonesian unions demand factory shutdown (IndustriALL, 6 April 2020) 

·     Indonesia to issue Rp 450 trillion in 'pandemic bonds' to finance COVID-19 fight (The Jakarta Post, 6 April 2020)

·     Government’s measures on COVID-19 pandemic in Indonesia (KSBSI) (ITUC, 3 April 2020)

·     Indonesia announces Rp 405 trillion COVID-19 budget, anticipates 5% deficit in historic move (The Jakarta Post, 2 April 2020)

·     Jokowi declares COVID-19 health emergency, imposes large-scale social restrictions (The Jakarta Post, 2 April 2020) 

·     As media layoffs grow, industry pleads for urgent relief (The Jakarta Post, 2 April 2020) 

·     House starts deliberation of job creation bill as protesting unions forced to stay at home (The Jakarta Post, 2 April 2020) 

·     Workers demand COVID-19 lockdown coupled with wage subsides (BWI, 31 March 2020) 

·     Will Indonesia’s stimulus packages spur its COVID-19 affected economy? (East Asia Forum, 31 March 2020) 


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