Alert! Most Delta Variants Found in Indonesia

Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – Spokesperson for the Covid-19 Handling Task Force, Prof. Wiku Adisasmito, said the delta variant (B.1617) was the most common viral mutation in Indonesia, compared to other variants. The government found that there were 2,240 delta variants found from the results sequencing of the spread of Covid-19 in Indonesia. While the rest […]

Youth Death Rises, COVID-19 Task Force Reveals Possibility

Jakarta – Deaths due to COVID-19 at the age of 31-45 years increased during July 2021. If in the previous month there were 964 cases, this time it jumped to 5,159 cases. An increase also occurred in the 46-59 year age group, to 13,694 cases. “The highest increase in deaths in July vs. July actually […]

From Beijing to Wuhan, China ‘Scrambled’ Delta Variant

Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – Daily Covid-19 cases in China are on the rise again. The resurgence of cases has occurred in major cities from Beijing to Wuhan. This has been happening since 20 July. After the virus was detected in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province from a Russian plane flight, cases rose to almost 500 cases. Yesterday, […]

Sri Mulyani Predicts This Year’s Health Budget to Increase Above Rp 300 Trillion

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati estimates that the health budget in handling Covid-19 this year will increase to above Rp 300 trillion. In addition, spending on social assistance will also be increased to IDR 187 trillion in 2021 because the community is under tremendous pressure when the government imposes restrictions. Overall, said […]

China Starts War Against Covid Delta, Millions of People Lockdown

Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – China has now recorded an increase in Covid-19 cases due to the entry of the Delta variant. Even Monday (2/8/2021) cases again set a record high throughout 2021, which was 98 cases. Of these, 55 cases were local transmissions. The Delta variant is now spreading in 20 cities and more than […]

Corona is back in the US, hospitals are starting to lack ICU beds

Jakarta – Hospital occupancy rates in several southern states of the United States (US) are getting full. In recent weeks, the US has experienced a spike in COVID-19 cases. Quoted from Bloomberg, this spike in cases was felt in several southern US states, such as Mississippi, Arkansas, and Louisiana. The beds in the ICU and […]