Tuesday, 14 Safar 1440 / 23 October 2018

Tuesday, 14 Safar 1440 / 23 October 2018

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Jokowi reviews construction of quake-resistant houses

Friday, 19 Oct 2018 03:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) was in West Sumbawa, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB), to see the constructions of instant, modest, and healthy houses (RISHA).  The houses that...

Students affected by W Nusa Tenggara quake get scholarships

Friday, 19 Oct 2018 01:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CENTRAL LOMBOK -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has granted scholarships to university students affected by the recent earthquake in West Nusa Tenggara here on Thursday evening. He pumped...

Disaster handling takes more than a month: Jokowi

Thursday, 18 Oct 2018 18:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CENTRAL LOMBOK -- Handling the impacts of natural disasters, such as earthquake and tsunami, could not be instant. It took more than a month or two, President Joko...

Jokowi streamlines procedures of aid fund disbursement

Thursday, 18 Oct 2018 17:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LOMBOK -- President Joko Widodo and First Lady Iriana paid another visit to West Nusa Tenggara Province on Thursday. They monitored the handling of the impact of a...

Govt careful about accepting loan offer for Palu, Lombok

Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018 00:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's government is careful about accepting a loan offer from international financial institutions to finance the reconstruction of buildings damaged due to natural disasters in Palu...

Sports minister, athletes visit Lombok quake-hit victims

Friday, 21 Sep 2018 02:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LOMBOK BARAT -- The Indonesian Youth and Sports Minister Imam Nahrawi visited earthquake victims in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, on Thursday. Some of 2018 Asian Games medalist athletes...

Zulkieflimansyah prioritizes reconstruction, rehabilitation

Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018 19:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) Governor Zulkieflimansyah has vowed to prioritize the reconstruction and rehabilitation of damaged infrastructure after being sworn as new governor. He remarked that...

Govt responds to malaria cases in Lombok

Monday, 17 Sep 2018 18:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government has taken prompt steps to respond to malaria cases in quake-hit Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara Province.  Coordinating Ministry for Human Development and Culture Deputy...

DPR asks govt to resolve 3 issues after Lombok quake

Monday, 10 Sep 2018 23:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Lombok Recovery Consultation Meeting, held by the House of Representatives (DPR) on Monday, asked the government to resolve three problems after the earthquake in Lombok....

Chinese consul general visits Lombok quake victims

Monday, 10 Sep 2018 22:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- Consul General of the People's Republic of China Gou Haodong and entourage of the Chinese Consulate in Denpasar visited several earthquake victims in...

Govt ensures smooth supply of post-quake basic necessities

Monday, 10 Sep 2018 20:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Social Affairs Minister Agus Gumiwang Kartasasmita has made assurance that the supply of basic necessities for refugees of West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) will be smooth. He...

Govt drafts post-quake reconstruction action plan

Monday, 10 Sep 2018 20:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The central and local governments are drafting an action plan on the post-earthquake reconstruction and rehabilitation of West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) Province. NTB was rocked by...

Poor sanitation, Lombok quake evacuees develop diseases

Friday, 07 Sep 2018 16:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- Earthquake evacuees in West Lombok district have begun to develop symptoms of such diseases as diarrhea, acute upper respiratory tract infection, and itchiness over their body,...

Jokowi sets two-months target to repair damaged hospital

Monday, 03 Sep 2018 20:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has set a target of two months to finish the repair of Mataram City Hospital. The hospital was affected by the earthquake...

Jokowi attends NTB reconstruction ceremony

Monday, 03 Sep 2018 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) attended the "Apel Siaga NTB Bangun Kembali" (West Nusa Tenggara/NTB rises again) ceremony at the Gunung Sari Football field, West...

Govt to build 74 thousand earthquake-proof houses in Lombok

Wednesday, 29 Aug 2018 16:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government will send 400 engineers to accompany people in Lombok. They will help to build some 74 thousand earthquake-proof houses to replace those destroyed in...

Mataram city govt validates data on Lombok quake victims

Tuesday, 28 Aug 2018 18:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- The Mataram city government revealed here on Tuesday that it has been validating the data on Lombok quake victims. The data will be used as basis...

Post-quake reconstruction to start in September

Thursday, 23 Aug 2018 23:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government would start the post-earthquake reconstruction of damaged buildings in Lombok Island in West Nusa Tenggara in early September. Indonesia's Public Works and Public Housing...

Jokowi signs his instruction on Lombok quake handling

Thursday, 23 Aug 2018 23:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has signed a Presidential Instruction (Inpres) regarding the handling of the impact of the earthquake in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara. According to...

Jokowi to visit Lombok next week

Thursday, 23 Aug 2018 19:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said he would visit Lombok in West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) Province in a near future. He wanted to ensure that reconstruction of...

Reconstruction of damaged houses in Lombok starts next week

Wednesday, 22 Aug 2018 05:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LOMBOK -- The Indonesian government has set itself the target of six months to complete the reconstruction of houses damaged due to a series of earthquakes in the...

4.7-magnitude quake hits East Lombok on Tuesday evening

Wednesday, 22 Aug 2018 04:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A 4.7-magnitude earthquake again rocked East Lombok District, West Nusa Tenggara Province, on Tuesday evening, amid the suffering of those severely affected by a string of...

Taiwan donates Rp4.4 billion for Lombok quake victims

Tuesday, 21 Aug 2018 21:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Taiwanese government and businessmen have donated Rp4.4 billion to help the victims of a powerful magnitude-7 earthquake in the island of Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara province....

JK says Lombok earthquake handling same as national disaster

Tuesday, 21 Aug 2018 20:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla (JK) asserted West Nusa Tenggara provincial government had the ability to handle the earthquakes disaster in Lombok. Therefore, disaster status would not...

Marham to celebrate Eid al-Adha with quake victims in Lombok

Tuesday, 21 Aug 2018 03:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Social Affairs Minister Idrus Marham will celebrate Eid al-Adha along with the earthquake victims on Lombok Island, West Nusa Tenggara. Idrus was scheduled to arrive in...

Jusuf Kalla to review aid distribution in Lombok

Tuesday, 21 Aug 2018 00:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President M Jusuf Kalla is scheduled to visit Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara Province, on Tuesday. Lombok was hit by another powerful earthquake on Sunday evening.

Foreign assistance not needed yet in handling Lombok quake

Saturday, 11 Aug 2018 05:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) stressed foreign assistance was not needed yet in handling the impacts of 7-magnitude earthquake that hit Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara on Sunday...

Quake refugees in need of some 500 sanitation facilities

Friday, 10 Aug 2018 21:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Lombok earthquake refugees need at least 500 bathing, washing and toilet (MCK) sanitation facilities, a cabinet minister said. There were only some 50 MCK sanitation...

Death toll in Lombok powerful quake rises to 321

Friday, 10 Aug 2018 19:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU  -- The number of people killed in the earthquake that struck Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, last Sunday continued to rise. The figure has increased to 321, said...

Death toll in North Lombok climbs to 347

Wednesday, 08 Aug 2018 23:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- The Regional Disaster Management Agency (BPBD) of North Lombok Regency, West Nusa Tenggara, received a report from all sub-district heads containing data that the number of...

Govt operates food truck to serve tourists in Lombok

Wednesday, 08 Aug 2018 05:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A food truck is being operated to serve breakfast for tourists staying at the West Nusa Tenggara Tourism Offices. The assistance was given after an earthquake...

70 percent of buildings in North Lombok damaged: Govt

Tuesday, 07 Aug 2018 21:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government is preparing rehabilitation and reconstruction measures after a magnitude 7 earthquake stroke the island of Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara on Sunday (Aug 5)....

Lombok quake may inflict Rp1 trillion in losses

Tuesday, 07 Aug 2018 20:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NORTH LOMBOK -- The West Nusa Tenggara Provincial Disaster Mitigation Board (BPBD) has predicted the powerful magnitude-7 earthquake which rocked the province on Sunday night may inflict about...

Japan expresses sympathy, offers assistance of quake victims

Tuesday, 07 Aug 2018 19:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has expressed deep sympathy to President Joko Widodo for the Sunday's Lombok earthquake killing at least 98 people in West Nusa...