Saturday, 7 Zulhijjah 1439 / 18 August 2018

Saturday, 7 Zulhijjah 1439 / 18 August 2018

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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...

Another major quake rocks Lombok

Thursday, 09 Aug 2018 15:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NORTH LOMBOK -- Another major quake 6.2 on the Richter Scale hit Lombok again at 13.25 local time with epicenter in the sea 6 kilometer northwest of North...

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...

Ministry briefs foreign envoys on Lombok quake

Wednesday, 08 Aug 2018 22:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The foreign ministry has invited foreign envoys to a briefing on the latest developments in Lombok following a powerful magnitude-7 earthquake that had hit the island...

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...

South Korean President offers condolences over Lombok quake

Wednesday, 08 Aug 2018 03:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- South Korean President Moon Jae-In has expressed condolences to President Joko Widodo over the 7-magnitude earthquake that struck Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) on Sunday. Through...

Death toll in Lombok powerful quake climbs to 108

Wednesday, 08 Aug 2018 01:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NORTH LOMBOK -- The death toll from the powerful magnitude-7 earthquake in the Indonesian island of Lombok rose to 108 as of 00:00 Wednesday, Chief of the National...

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...

Death toll in Lombok powerful quake rises to 105

Tuesday, 07 Aug 2018 20:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) recorded that the death toll following a powerful earthquake in Lombok Island, West Nusa Tenggara Province, had climbed to 105...

7,000 foreign tourists evacuated from Lombok's Gili Isles

Tuesday, 07 Aug 2018 19:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NORTH LOMBOK -- Seven thousand foreign tourists were evacuated from the tourist areas of Gili Trawangan, Gili Air, and Gili Meno after a magnitude-7 earthquake hit Lombok Island,...

Finance Minister to provide assistance for Lombok victims

Tuesday, 07 Aug 2018 19:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Finance Minister Sri Mulyani will provide assistance to support the handling of Lombok earthquake, carried out by the National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB). According to the...

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...

No foreign tourists killed in Lombok earthquake: Wiranto

Tuesday, 07 Aug 2018 18:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister of Political, Legal, and Security Affairs Wiranto confirmed that no foreign tourists were killed in the tourism areas of Gili Trawangan, Gili Air, and...

Trend of aftershocks strength is decreasing: BMKG

Tuesday, 07 Aug 2018 17:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) revealed as of Tuesday, 230 aftershocks hit Lombok. The Head of BMKG, Rahmat Triyono, said that...

More aftershocks expected to occur in next several weeks

Tuesday, 07 Aug 2018 17:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- As many as 230 aftershocks have jolted Lombok Island, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) Province, since the island was rocked by a powerful earthquake measuring 7 on...

184 aftershocks occur in Lombok on Monday night: BMKG

Tuesday, 07 Aug 2018 01:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesia's Meteorology Climatology Geology Agency has reported that 184 aftershocks had occurred in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, by Monday night at 20.00 p.m. local time.

5.4-magnitude earthquake jolts West Nusa Tenggara

Tuesday, 07 Aug 2018 00:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale shook West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) province on Monday (Aug 6). The epicenter of the quake which struck at...

Special forces of police, military deployed to Lombok

Monday, 06 Aug 2018 20:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NORTH LOMBOK -- Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs Wiranto has ordered the military and the police to deploy special forces to handle earthquake victims in...

Earthquake causes landslide on Mount Rinjani trekking trail

Monday, 06 Aug 2018 19:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- The Volcanology and Geological Disaster Mitigation Center (PVMBG) said that the magnitude-7 earthquake that hit Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara on Sunday has triggered...

Governor calls on Indonesian people to pray for NTB

Monday, 06 Aug 2018 15:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- Provincial Governor of West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) Tuan Guru Bajang Muhammad Zainul Majdi has called on the people to offer prayers in a bid to avoid...

TNI deploys 100 naval personnel to help earthquake victims

Monday, 06 Aug 2018 15:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian military (TNI) has sent 100 personnel of its Marine Corps to help victims of the 7 magnitude earthquake in North Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara....

Jokowi orders immediate response to Lombok earthquake

Monday, 06 Aug 2018 14:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has instructed his concerned ministers particularly Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs Wiranto and other stakeholders to immediately address the...

A teenager dies in NTB earthquake

Monday, 06 Aug 2018 01:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- A student of the Riyadussibat Islamic Boarding School (Pesantren), identified as Muhammad Khudori (14), died after being crushed by the rubble of building caused by the...

7-magnitude earthquake jolts West Nusa Tenggara

Monday, 06 Aug 2018 00:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA  -- An earthquake measuring 7.0 on Ricther scale rocked West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) at 6.46 Western Indonesian Standard Time (WIB) on Sunday. The Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics...

23 thousand residents of N Lombok remain displaced

Thursday, 02 Aug 2018 03:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, N LOMBOK -- A total of 8,919 families, or 23 thousand residents, of North Lombok District remained displaced. As of Wednesday, many of them still stay outside their...

Lombok earthquake evacuees develop symptoms of diseases

Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 23:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SIMBALUN -- Three days after the 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit Lombok Island of West Nusa Tenggara, several victims, from children to adults, in the evacuation camp in Sajang Village,...

Govt provides Rp50 million to repair each damaged house

Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 21:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government plans to provide a maximum of Rp50 million to every affected family in West Nusa Tenggara Province. The fund was allocated to repair...

1,091 climbers evacuated from Mount Rinjani

Tuesday, 31 Jul 2018 19:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A joint search and rescue team has, as of Tuesday, evacuated a total of 1,091 climbers stranded on Mount Rinjani, after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit West...

4.1-magnitude quake hits central Lombok

Friday, 13 Jul 2018 21:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale shook Central Lombok district in West Nusa Tenggara province on Friday. The epicenter of the quake which struck...

West Nusa Tenggara continues to lure foreign tourists

Wednesday, 21 Mar 2018 10:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) tourism sector, especially in Lombok has became world travellers favourite destination in recent years. Many people interested with Lombok that offers a...

Luhut, TGB visit Qatar to follow up investment plans

Monday, 11 Dec 2017 18:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Maritime Affairs Minister Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan led Indonesian delegation in following up Qatar's investment plan in the Indonesia on Sunday (December 10). He will attend...

Al Azhar alumnus have strategic role: Observer

Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 14:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM --The International Conference and Multaqa IV Egypt Al Azhar alumni at West Nusa Tenggara Islamic Center was started from Wednesday (October 18) to Friday (October 20).  Observer of Middle...

US ambassador visits West Nusa Tenggara's Islamic center

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 21:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- US Ambassador to Indonesia Joseph R Donovan JR and his wife, Mei Choo, visited the Hubbul Wathan Islamic Center Mosque in Mataram, West Nusa Tenggara Province,...

Tour de Lombok Mandalika promotes West Nusa Tenggara's sport tourism

Thursday, 13 Apr 2017 00:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- The Tour de Lombok Mandalika 2017 cycling race is expected to promote the potential of sport tourism in West Nusa Tenggara Province, a local official said. Governor...

Australia explores possibility of investment in W Nusa Tenggara

Thursday, 09 Mar 2017 01:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CENTRAL LOMBOK -- A 15-member Australian delegation visited Mandalika special economic zone in Central Lombok district, West Nusa Tenggara province, to look into the possibility of investment in...

Prabowo reveal signal to run for 2019 presidential election

Tuesday, 07 Mar 2017 17:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- Great Indonesia Movement (Gerindra) Party Chairman Prabowo Subianto has shown the signal to register as candidate in 2019 presidential election. He says will see how the...