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Safeguard beloved people from COVID-19 transmission: Health minister

The genuine victory on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr this year is shielding beloved people from the spread of COVID-19, according to Health Minister Budi Gunadi Sadikin. “I understand that celebrating victory amid the ...

Jakarta Governor Baswedan suspends open house during Eid al-Fitr

 Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan confirmed to have suspended the open house during Eid al-Fitr in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. “No open house. The regulation says so, no ‘halal bihalal (post-Eid ...

Eid offers momentum to exercise self-control to prevent COVID-19

Eid al-Fitr offers the right momentum to practice self-control and refrain from traveling to prevent transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), DKI Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan ...

Foreign envoys wish Indonesian Muslims a happy, peaceful Eid al-Fitr

Several foreign envoys in Jakarta, in their video greetings, wished Indonesian Muslims a happy and peaceful Eid al-Fitr, as they celebrate the religious festivity amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The envoys of the United Kingdom, ...

President, First Lady perform Eid prayers in Bogor Palace's yard

President Joko Widodo and First Lady Iriana performed Eid al-Fitr prayers in the yard of the Main Building of the Bogor Presidential Palace on Thursday. The head of state wore a white long-sleeved shirt, batik sarong, and ...

Thousand Jakartans perform Eid al-Fitr prayer at Al Azhar Mosque

Some one thousand Muslims partook in the Eid al-Fitr prayer in the yard of Al Azhar Grand Mosque, one of the iconic houses of worship in Indonesia's capital city, Jakarta, on Thursday morning. The prayer was held in ...

Baswedan performs Eid al-Fitr prayer at home under COVID-19 protocols

 Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan performed the Eid al-Fitr prayer in the backyard of his house in the Lebak Bulus neighborhood, South Jakarta, on Thursday morning. Starting at 7 a.m. Western Indonesia Time (WIB), some 30 ...

Make Eid al-Fitr a momentum to combat COVID-19: Marsudi

Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi urged the people at large in Indonesia and Indonesian communities abroad to make the Eid al-Fitr festivity a momentum to continue to combat and win their fight against COVID-19. "On this day ...

Eid al-Fitr offers momentum to bolster country's solidarity: Maharani

Eid al-Fitr offers the right momentum to fortify the nation’s solidarity by helping one another, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to House of Representatives’ speaker Puan Maharani. Maharani also ...

Video calls forecast to dominate internet traffic during Eid al-Fitr

Cellular operator XL Axiata has projected video call service to account for most traffic on the internet during the Eid al-Fitr holiday. “The traffic of video conference and video call services, as digital platforms to ...