Connectivity Key to Make Food Production More Efficient in Indonesia

Satellite connectivity can work in tandem with other connectivity technologies to create a more efficient agri-food ecosystem.

#OPINION

How Indonesian Diplomacy Can Ensure Equitable Access to Covid-19 Vaccine

A Covid-19 vaccine may soon be available in some countries but harder to get in developing ones.

MAY 29 #OPINION

A Call for Help: Refugees Risk Catching Covid-19 in Overcrowded Shelters

A Hazara refugee in Indonesia tells of his experience living in a cramped and unsanitary shelter in Batam.

MAY 19 #OPINION

Healthy Oceans: Keeping Asia and The Pacific Afloat

Amid the global attention towards Covid-19, ocean sustainability and waste management need transformation for a better post-pandemic era.

MAY 15 #ENVIRONMENT

Young Smokers in Indonesia at Greater Risk of Contracting Serious Cases of Covid-19

The oft-heard statement "Covid-19 hits hardest among the elderly" might not apply in Indonesia.

APRIL 29 #HEALTH

Technology Is Here to Help and Will Stay for the Future

Tech will be critical to the rebuilding after the Covid-19 pandemic. What must governments do to ensure technology can play its role?

APRIL 24 #TECH

Pinning Our Hopes on the Vaccine Race

Technological leaps in fields such as genomics mean scientists can now map out the genetic sequencing of a virus a lot faster.

APRIL 20 #HEALTH

VISION

Masks and Mannequins: New Normal in a Restaurant in Bogor, West Java

A restaurant in Bogor uses mannequins to enforce social distancing.

#EYEWITNESS

How to Flatten the Covid-19 Curve in Indonesia

Indonesia has set May 29 as the end of the Covid-19 health emergency. Are we too optimistic?

APRIL 17 #HEALTH

Coronavirus Crisis Should Change the Way We Treat Animals

With the devastation that coronavirus has brought to the world, now is the time for countries to unite to stop wildlife trade.

APRIL 17 #OPINION

What Covid-19 Teaches Us About the Next Pandemic

The desperate scramble to stop the coronavirus in its track has some important lessons for the future.

APRIL 16 #OPINION

Shanghai's Empowered Neighborhoods Are Better Alternative to Lockdown

How Shanghai handles the pandemic shows the power of social-distancing with the support of strong neighborhoods.

APRIL 12 #OPINION

Fighting Financial Crimes in Indonesia With Integrated Approach

Interoperability between payment platforms and an increase in digital payments over cash have resulted in more frauds.

APRIL 10 #TECH

Of Peacekeepers and Pandemics  

Populations deprived of functioning health systems or support networks are even more vulnerable to the pandemic and its consequences.

APRIL 07 #SECURITY

Fear in the Markets: the Smart Investor's Response

One of the worst things an investor can do right now is sell-all, especially if they've already suffered significant losses.

APRIL 06 #SECURITIES

Battling Emerging Market Bias

Emerging nations will play a more influential role in the global economy, especially with the global advent of digitalization.

MARCH 30 #OPINION

Empowering Women, Empowering the Economy

Today, just over half of Indonesian women are employed, one of the worst numbers in Southeast Asia.

MARCH 17 #WOMEN

I Try to Get Myself Tested for Covid-19 After Interviewing Budi Karya Sumadi

A Jakarta Globe reporter tells her story of trying to get tested for coronavirus after interviewing the Transportation Minister.

MARCH 17 #HEALTH

New Year, New Thinking? Climate Agenda Needs More Ambition

Investor appetite for green products is growing but a lack of investible projects is holding back the market.

MARCH 12 #ENVIRONMENT

Why President Jokowi Should Wish All Jews a Happy Passover

Around 200 Jewish Indonesians, mostly descendants of Middle Eastern and Dutch Jews, actively practice Judaism across the archipelago.

MARCH 04 #OPINION

Energy and War: a Global Game of Chess

A brief on the global energy game of chess that fuels the Syrian War.

MARCH 03 #OPINION