Indonesia scraps rapid test as travel requirement in favor of thermal scanning

The Health Ministry has scrapped rapid tests as a travel requirement in Indonesia, it has been reported, with thermal scanners now set to play a more important role in screening for COVID-19 at the country’s ports of entry. The ministry issued a decree scrapping the controversial rapid test requirement following a recent statement from the […]

By | September 10, 2020 | News |

As Large-scale social restrictions (PSBB) back into place, JAS continues to protect our employees and customers.

Background – Jakarta Capital had announced on Wednesday (9/9) that the administration was reimposing the large-scale social restrictions (PSBB) policy amid a rising number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the capital. The restrictions will be reimposed on Monday (14/9). The decision was made considering the high number of daily COVID-19 cases and deaths in the […]

By | September 10, 2020 | News |

Digital innovations important to aviation ‘building back better’ from COVID-19

In her remarks today at the official opening of the final week of the Virtual World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum 2020, ICAO Secretary General Dr. Fang Liu underscored that information and communications technologies are critical to aviation’s role in global UN Sustainable Development Goal attainment, and to how air transport will build […]

By | September 8, 2020 | News |