Sunday, 8 Zulhijjah 1439 / 19 August 2018

Sunday, 8 Zulhijjah 1439 / 19 August 2018

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Jokowi asks people to keep tolerance in Ramadhan

Friday, 18 May 2018 07:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) asked people to perform worship with peaceful and clean heart during Ramadhan. He also urged the people to respect each other, in...

Fasting month 2018 begins on Thursday

Wednesday, 16 May 2018 00:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government decided that the fasting month 2018 begins on Thursday (May 17) based on the results of the Isbat (decision) session held at the Ministry...

Minister of Religious Affairs to monitor 77 spots of hilal

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 04:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Ministry of Religious Affairs would held a discussion to decide when to start fasting or Ramadhan 1, 1438 H. The ministry to monitor 77 spots of...

In Picture: Ramadhan, the Muslim's fasting month

Saturday, 12 Jul 2014 21:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Ramadhan is the ninth month of Islamic years. Muslims around the world observe fasting during the month. They must refrain from consuming food, beverage, smoking, and sexual activities...

Minister: Indonesia govt to import more beef before fasting month

Saturday, 14 Jun 2014 18:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PALEMBANG - Minister of Trade Muhammad Lutfi said on Saturday that the government would import more beef to meet the increasing demand prior to Ramadan, the Islamic fasting...

Govt guarantee food stocks, distribution for fasting month

Saturday, 14 Jun 2014 18:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The government has checked food stocks and preparations for food distribution prior to Ramadan, the Muslim fasting month, which will begin at the end of June. "The...

Traffic congestion reported in Puncak-Cianjur

Monday, 12 Aug 2013 00:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CIANJUR - Traffic congestion was reported in Puncak-Cianjur, West Java. Vehicles of tourism travelers mix with vehicles of homebound travelers snaked as long as ten kilometer towards Bogor. Queue...

8,670 passengers depart from Yogyakarta train station

Monday, 12 Aug 2013 00:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SLEMAN - There were 8,670 train passengers departed from Yogyakarta station since Saturday during returning trip season after Eid al Fitr. Assistant Manager of Public Relation of PT...

No Eid for elders in Tresna Werdha

Monday, 12 Aug 2013 00:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, There was no Eid in for elders in Tresna Werdha, a care home for senior citizens located in Ciracas, East Jakarta. The beige building seemed lacking of warm...

Air travels increase 8.1 percent during homebound season

Monday, 12 Aug 2013 00:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Movement of aircrafts during homebound season in 2013 rose 8.1 percent over same period in the last year. Minister of Transportation, EE Mangindaan said the increase...

Ancol targets 1.2 million visitors during Eid holidays

Sunday, 11 Aug 2013 21:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - PT Pembangunan Jaya Ancol targets to increase number of visits to tourist attractions in amusement park of Taman Impian Jaya Ancol to 1.2 million visitors during...

The peak of returning trip season in Merak port starts on Sunday

Sunday, 11 Aug 2013 20:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MERAK - The returning trip in Merak port (Banten) from Bakauheni port (Lampung) is expected to peak on Sunday, August 11 and seven days after Eid al-Fitr. Public...

Habibie: Do not blame religion as the source of conflict

Sunday, 11 Aug 2013 20:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The third Indonesian president, BJ Habibie said moment of Eid al-Fitr 1434 Hijr should serve as new beginning for Indonesian development. Using religion as an excuse...

Data shows 276 homebound travelers die in a week

Sunday, 11 Aug 2013 00:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Ketupat Jaya Operation held by National Police reported there were thousands people became victims of accidents in homebound trips, while 276 others died. Head of Public...

Jokowi to celebrate Idul Fitri in hometown Solo

Friday, 09 Aug 2013 00:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and his family will also follow the "mudik" tradition by homebound travelling to their hometown after the end of the fasting...

Minister: Eid Mubarak 1434 Hijr

Wednesday, 07 Aug 2013 21:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Minister of Religious Affairs Suryadharma Ali greeted Muslims on Eid al Fitr celebration. Indonesian Muslims will celebrate the Islamic festivity on Thursday, August 8, 2013.  "Eid Mubarak...

Minister: Indonesia`s Quran paper has export quality

Tuesday, 06 Aug 2013 21:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Industry Minister MS Hidayat said Indonesia had to develop its Quran Paper (QPP) because it had export quality and the Quran printed with the QPP could...

Some youth organizations provide sahur meal for poor people

Tuesday, 06 Aug 2013 20:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Association of Indonesian Youth Tionghoa (IPTI), Indonesian National Student Movement (GMNI) and students of Tarumanegara University held sahur on some streets in Jakarta. They distributed two...

Central Java govt organizes free homebound travel

Sunday, 04 Aug 2013 18:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - More than 10,000 Idul Fitri homebound travelers aboard 190 free buses left Jakarta for various destinations in Central Java on Saturday. Central Java Deputy Governor Rustriningsih...

Money flows during homebound season approximately 90 trillion IDR

Saturday, 03 Aug 2013 00:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Potential money flows during homebound season in Eid al Fitr celebration is predicted to reach 90.08 trillion IDR. The funds flow through people in homebound trips...

Painters hold an Arabic calligraphy exhibition

Saturday, 03 Aug 2013 00:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG - Eight painters of Braga, Bandung, West Java hold Ramadan Calligraphy Exhibition 2013 at Ropih Art House at Braga Bandung Street. They are Samsulloh, Iyan Irawan, Achmad...

A time tunnel called ‪'Laylatul Qadr'

Friday, 02 Aug 2013 20:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, The last ten days of Ramadan are very special part of the holy month. Muslims are encouraged to perform itikaf. Itikaf means night stay in the mosque for...

Itikaf programs are underway in mosques

Thursday, 01 Aug 2013 02:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - As we entering the last ten days of Ramadan, some mosques begin their  itikaf programs. Ali Mustafa Yaqub, chaplain of Istiqlal mosque said that the last...

Imported meat contains carcinogenic agent

Friday, 26 Jul 2013 00:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Imported meat from Australia allegedly contains hormone that is harmful to human health. Chief Executive of Indonesian Consumers Foundation (YLKI), Tulus Abadi said the meat contained...

Islamic charity during Ramadan is expected to rise

Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 05:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - One of Indonesia's main charity collecting foundation, Dompet Dhuafa, targets to collect 88 billion IDR this Eid or increases from 60 billion IDR last year. Charity,...

Balinese Muslims hold breaking the fast meal in Kuta

Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013 01:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUTA - Iftar or breaking the fast activity in Kuta beach in Bali, drew attention from foreign tourists during enjoying sunset in the beach. The evening activity offered...

Biak limits sales of alcoholic beverages during Ramadan

Sunday, 21 Jul 2013 00:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BIAK - Regional Government of Biak in Papua limits sales time of alcoholic beverages during the fasting month of Ramadan. The policy is also aimed to welcome celebration...

Traders and butchers reject to sell imported meats from Australia

Saturday, 20 Jul 2013 01:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - State owned logistic firm, Bulog, began to distribute imported frozen beef from Australia to traditional market in Jakarta. However, the traders and butchers refused to sell the...

Many Muslims start Ramadan fast amid turmoil

Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 00:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DAMASCUS - Muslims began observing the dawn-to-dusk fast for the month of Ramadan across the Middle East on Wednesday, even as the region is shaken by the crisis...

Earthquake victims in Aceh pray Tarawih in tents

Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 00:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Earthquake victims in Aceh pray tarawih in the beginning of Ramadan shelters because mosques in some areas have already severely damaged.  Government of Aceh provides 50 large...

Indonesian Muslims start Ramadan on Tuesday or Wednesday

Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 01:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Minister of Religious Affairs, Suryadarma Ali announced that 1st Ramadan fell on July 10, 2013 after a meeting attended by representatives of Islamic organizations and other...

Istiqlal Mosque prepares iftar for five thousand people every day

Monday, 08 Jul 2013 02:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The largest mosque in Indonesia and South East Asia, Istiqlal, prepares iftar for five thousand people in Jakarta. Iftar is the evening meal when Muslims break...

Tips to maintain metabolic rate during fasting

Wednesday, 03 Jul 2013 23:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Fasting can lower our metabolic rate, so it needs effective way to prevent weight gain that is often occured during fasting month of Ramadan.  "With slow metabolism,...

Govt: Bulog to import meat ahead of fasting month

Friday, 07 Jun 2013 17:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Government assigned Bulog as an official agency to import meat ahead of the fasting month of Ramadhan. The decree allows Bulog to start importing without waiting...

Inflation up beyond expectation

Tuesday, 04 Sep 2012 23:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesian government does not expect the inflation in August accelerate to 0.95 percent as they predicted it to be at least 0.6 to 0.7 percent. "It is...

BI prepares cash and non cash payment to anticipate Eid

Sunday, 29 Jul 2012 23:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Bank Indonesia (BI) has prepared cash and non cash payment system to service public needs ahead Eid al Fitr this year, as cited in BI’s official website...

BI: The increasing food price is only temporary

Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 23:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The current increasing price of food commodity in Indonesia is only temporary as the consumption of food is rising on the early of Ramadhan, Bank Indonesia says. "This...

MUI: There might be fasting tolerance for Olympics athletes

Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 21:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesian Council of Ulama (MUI) will issue an edict for Indonesian contingent in London Olympics 2012. The athletes would be given a tolerance during the fasting month,...

Bulog anticipates rice demands during Ramadhan

Sunday, 22 Jul 2012 23:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Despite the price of rice is still stable, Bureau of Logistics (Bulog) has taken some anticipations. Bulog is a state agency charged with the task of...

Ramadhan brings them some fortune

Sunday, 22 Jul 2012 21:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEKASI - Ramadhan or fasting month brings fortune for certain people who do for a living in cemetery as the number of pilgrims increasing sharply. Among them are flower...