Monthly Archives: Juni 2020

Indonesia increases COVID-19 budget again amid soaring deficit

Indonesia increases COVID-19 budget again amid soaring deficit 17 Juni 2020 The government has again increased its planned spending on Indonesia‚Äôs battle against the COVID-19 pandemic amid plunging tax revenue and a widening state budget deficit. It is now setting aside Rp 695.2 trillion (US$49.63 billion) in funds for healthcare and economic stimulus spending to…
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Indonesia’s suspected child coronavirus deaths highlight danger

Indonesia's suspected child coronavirus deaths highlight danger Twenty-eight children confirmed dead from COVID-19, but government suspects some 715 deaths linked to virus. 12 Juni 2020 Hundreds of children in Indonesia are believed to have died from COVID-19, giving the Southeast Asian country one of the world's highest rates of child deaths from the novel coronavirus,…
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