Indoleft RSS News Feed https://www.indoleft.org/rss/indoleft-news-feed.xml?field_tags_target_id=All en Ignoring public opposition, House continues with Omnibus Law deliberations https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-31/ignoring-public-opposition-house-continues-with-omnibus-law-deliberations.html <img src="/sites/default/files/article-images/2020/students-protest-against-omnibus-law-undated-kompas.jpg" width="960" height="600" alt="" typeof="Image" /> <p><b>Kompas.com – March 31, 2020</b></p> <p>Tsarina Maharani, Jakarta – A number of civil society organisations are urging the House of Representatives (DPR) and the government to cancel deliberations on the Draft Omnibus Law on Job Creation, bearing in mind that in the midst of the corona virus epidemic it would not be able to effectively Tue, 31 Mar 2020 01:47:10 +0000 Admin https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-31/ignoring-public-opposition-house-continues-with-omnibus-law-deliberations.html House urged to cancel Omnibus Law deliberations, prioritise Covid-19 crisis https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-30/house-urged-to-cancel-omnibus-law-deliberations-prioritise-covid-19-crisis.html <img src="/sites/default/files/article-images/2020/ylbhi-director-asfinawati-speaks-at-press-conference-in-jakarta-january-15-2020-kompas.jpg" width="960" height="600" alt="" typeof="Image" /> <p><b>Kompas.com – March 30, 2020</b></p> <p>Tsarina Maharani, Jakarta – The Indonesian Legal Aid Foundation (YLBHI) has conveyed six demands to the House of Representatives (DPR) which will open its legislative sitting session today. Mon, 30 Mar 2020 01:18:57 +0000 Admin https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-30/house-urged-to-cancel-omnibus-law-deliberations-prioritise-covid-19-crisis.html Trade union slams corona rapid test plan for House while workers still on the job https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-24/trade-union-slams-corona-rapid-test-plan-for-house-while-workers-still-on-the-job.html <img src="/sites/default/files/article-images/2020/empty-seats-at-dpr-after-recess-period-extended-undated-cnn.jpg" width="960" height="600" alt="" typeof="Image" /> <p><b>CNN Indonesia – March 24, 2020</b></p> <p>Jakarta – Confederation of United Indonesian Workers (KPBI) Deputy Chairperson Jumisih has criticised the plan to carry out rapid tests for the corona virus (Covid-19) on 575 members of the House of Representatives (DPR) and their families this week.</p> Tue, 24 Mar 2020 01:08:33 +0000 Admin https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-24/trade-union-slams-corona-rapid-test-plan-for-house-while-workers-still-on-the-job.html Rally against Omnibus Law in East Java postponed over corona virus fears https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-23/rally-against-omnibus-law-in-east-java-postponed-over-corona-virus-fears.html <img src="/sites/default/files/article-images/2020/workers-demonstrate-against-omnibus-law-in-surabaya-undated-cnn.jpeg" width="960" height="600" alt="" typeof="Image" /> <p><b>CNN Indonesia – March 23, 2020</b></p> <p>Surabaya – Thousands of people from labour, student and non-government organisations who are part of the East Java Movement Against the Omnibus Law (Getol) have postponed a protest action which was planned to be held on Monday March 23 in order to prevent the spread of the corona virus (Covid-19) Mon, 23 Mar 2020 01:21:01 +0000 Admin https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-23/rally-against-omnibus-law-in-east-java-postponed-over-corona-virus-fears.html Concern Bloody Paniai case will stall after AGO returns investigation dossier https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-20/concern-bloody-paniai-case-will-stall-after-ago-returns-investigation-dossier.html <img src="/sites/default/files/article-images/2020/komnas-ham-commissioner-m-choirul-anam-speaks-to-reporters-undated-suara.jpg" width="960" height="600" alt="" typeof="Image" /> <p><b>Surara.com – March 20, 2020</b></p> <p>Chandra Iswinarno, Ria Rizki Nirmala Sari – The Attorney General’s Office (AGO) has return the investigation dossier on alleged gross human rights (HAM) violations during the bloody Paniai incident to the National Human Rights Commission (Komnas HAM).</p> Fri, 20 Mar 2020 01:16:27 +0000 Admin https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-20/concern-bloody-paniai-case-will-stall-after-ago-returns-investigation-dossier.html Baswedan’s lawyers say prosecutor colluding with police in acid attack trial https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-19/baswedans-lawyers-say-prosecutor-colluding-with-police-in-acid-attack-trial.html <img src="/sites/default/files/article-images/2020/kpk-investigator-novel-baswedan-speaking-to-reporters-in-jakarta-january-6-2020-antara.jpg" width="960" height="600" alt="" typeof="Image" /> <p><b>Java Post – March 19, 2020</b></p> <p>Muhammad Ridwan – The Novel Baswedan Advocacy Team has criticised the public prosecutor’s indictment of Rahmat Kadir Mahulette and Ronny Bugis, two defendants charged with the acid attack against senior Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) investigator Baswedan.</p> Thu, 19 Mar 2020 01:45:17 +0000 Admin https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-19/baswedans-lawyers-say-prosecutor-colluding-with-police-in-acid-attack-trial.html Government urged to stop Omnibus Law deliberations, focus on corona https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-18/government-urged-to-stop-omnibus-law-deliberations-focus-on-corona.html <img src="/sites/default/files/article-images/2020/labour-rally-against-omnibus-law-in-jakarta-undated-cnn.jpeg" width="960" height="600" alt="" typeof="Image" /> <p><b>CNN Indonesia – March 18, 2020</b></p> <p>Jakarta – The Confederation of United Indonesian Workers (KPBI) is urging the House of Representatives (DPR) and the government to halt deliberations on Draft Omnibus Law on Job Creation given the corona virus pandemic (Covid-19). Wed, 18 Mar 2020 03:57:45 +0000 Admin https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-18/government-urged-to-stop-omnibus-law-deliberations-focus-on-corona.html Amid corona outbreak, trade unions postpone mass rallies against Omnibus Law https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-18/amid-corona-outbreak-trade-unions-postpone-mass-rallies-against-omnibus-law.html <img src="/sites/default/files/article-images/2020/workers-protest-against-omnibus-law-in-jakarta-undated-media-umat.jpg" width="960" height="600" alt="" typeof="Image" /> <p><b>Liputan 6 – March 18, 2020</b></p> <p>Ilyas Istianur Praditya, Jakarta – The Indonesian Trade Union Council (MPBI) has confirmed it will postpone mass actions against the Draft Omnibus Law on Job Creation.</p> Wed, 18 Mar 2020 02:48:20 +0000 Admin https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-18/amid-corona-outbreak-trade-unions-postpone-mass-rallies-against-omnibus-law.html Between pollution and corona: The dilemma facing workers and ojol drivers https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-18/between-pollution-and-corona-the-dilemma-facing-workers-and-ojol-drivers.html <img src="/sites/default/files/article-images/2020/women-workers-at-factory-in-indonesia-undated-cnn.jpg" width="960" height="600" alt="" typeof="Image" /> <p><b>CNN Indonesia – March 18, 2020</b></p> <p>Jakarta – President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s plea for workers, students and worshipers to stay home in order to prevent the spread of the corona virus (Covid-19) can’t be followed by all workers. Wed, 18 Mar 2020 01:34:41 +0000 Admin https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-18/between-pollution-and-corona-the-dilemma-facing-workers-and-ojol-drivers.html Labour rally in Bandung says ‘Omnibus Law more dangerous than Corona’ https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-16/labour-rally-in-bandung-says-omnibus-law-more-dangerous-than-corona.html <img src="/sites/default/files/article-images/2020/workers-protesting-against-omnibus-law-in-front-of-governors-office-march-16-2020-cnn.jpeg" width="960" height="600" alt="" typeof="Image" /> <p><b>CNN Indonesia – March 16, 2020</b></p> <p>Bandung – Workers from the All West Java Labour Alliance held a demonstration against the Draft Omnibus Law on Job Creation in front of the Sate Building (governor’s office) in the West Java provincial capital of Bandung on Monday March 16.</p> Mon, 16 Mar 2020 01:27:17 +0000 Admin https://www.indoleft.org/2020-03-16/labour-rally-in-bandung-says-omnibus-law-more-dangerous-than-corona.html