Dessy Sagita
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Indonesia passes one million coronavirus cases
by Dessy Sagita - January 26, 2021 - 8:08pm
The Southeast Asian nation of nearly 270 million has recorded 1,012,350 virus cases and almost 29,000 deaths, according to official data. But low testing rates mean the crisis is believed to be much more severe than...
Body parts found at Indonesian plane crash site
by Dessy Sagita - January 10, 2021 - 2:41pm
The Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 plunged into a steep dive about four minutes after it left Soekarno-Hatta international airport in Jakarta on Saturday afternoon.
Traffic-choked Jakarta inaugurates mass rapid transit system
by Dessy Sagita - March 24, 2019 - 3:44pm
Indonesia's capital inaugurated its first mass rapid transit system on Sunday, a $1.1 billion project seen as crucial to tackling some of the world's worst traffic congestion.
Lion Air jet should have been grounded before fatal flight, Indonesia says
by Dessy Sagita - November 28, 2018 - 3:11pm
A Lion Air jet that crashed last month should have been grounded over a recurrent technical problem and never permitted to make the fatal flight, Indonesian authorities said Wednesday in a report that took aim at...
More body parts found from crashed Indonesian jet
by Dessy Sagita - October 30, 2018 - 4:03pm
Indonesian search teams Tuesday recovered more remains at the site of a crashed Lion Air jet that plunged into the sea with 189 people aboard, as a report said it had suffered an instrument malfunction the day ...
Indonesia announces surprise bid for 2032 Olympics
by Dessy Sagita - September 2, 2018 - 9:33am
Indonesia unveiled surprise plans to bid for the 2032 Olympics on Saturday as it rides high from its successful staging of the Asian Games.
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