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The Biozek rapid test kit, which is imported by Kimia Farma from the Netherlands, seems to be questionable. An investigation by the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) in collaboration with Tempo reveals that Biozek test kits are, in fact, manufactured in China. A number of studies also point to Biozek’s low accuracy. Sold at hundreds of thousands to millions of rupiah per unit, Biozek has spread to various places in the country, including the State Palace.
Mochamad Ridwan Kamil, Governor of West Java: Incomplete Data Will Get Me into Trouble
KPK’s Supervisory Council is evaluating the performance of Commissioner General Firli Bahuri and his colleagues. Most of the problems are in the enforcement division.
An ITB researcher estimates that more than 100 coastal regencies and municipalities could disappear under the sea flood. Climate Central predicts 23 million residents in coastal regions of Indonesia would be affected by tidal flood due to rising sea level by 2050.
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A Buddhist monk speaks during a ritual on Vesak Day streamed live through social media amidst concerns over the spread of Covid-19, at a closed temple in Bogor, West Java, May 7./REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
One and a half hours before my brother breathed his last, I visited him in the Intensive Care Unit where he had been treated for a few days.