Jakarta traffic - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Jakarta traffic


Jakarta launches first airport train to tackle gridlock

Jan 02, 2018 - 2:14 PM

About 11,000 passengers are expected to use the service daily with 3 trains plying the route

READY TO GO. This general view shows the newly built train station in downtown Jakarta on January 2, 2018, for a new line that connects the capital to its international airport some 37.6 kilometers away. Photo by Bay Ismoyo/AFP

Porn on videotron caused by 'hack'? Police not so quick to agree

Oct 03, 2016 - 2:07 PM

The company says the videotron streaming porn was hacked but police continue to investigate to determine whether that was indeed the cause

VIDEO GONE WRONG. A videotron in Jakarta shows a porn video. Photo from Twitter/@Fahrizal_Reza

VIRAL: NBA player hands out US dollars in Jakarta streets from sunroof of his car

Jun 15, 2016 - 6:06 PM

Why was this athlete distributing dollars for free?

Jakarta police detain Uber drivers

Jun 19, 2015 - 2:10 PM

UPDATED The local transport organization ordered several Uber cars and police brought the 5 who arrived to the police station for questioning

UBER. Uber signage in front of their headquarters in San Francisco, California, USA, 14 November 2014. File Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA

Jakarta's bad traffic in numbers

Mar 24, 2015 - 8:05 PM

We know that Jakarta’s traffic is bad But how bad is it really?

JAKARTA TRAFFIC. Jakarta authorities are just the latest to target Uber, an app that has sparked protests from taxi drivers in several countries as it allows customers to hail private rides via their phones. AFP PHOTO / ADEK BERRY

The wRap Indonesia: Feb. 6, 2015

Feb 06, 2015 - 2:36 PM

Survey says Indonesians are getting happier Jokowi and Najib talk maritime disputes iPhone 6 goes on sale and more

COMING TO INDONESIA. The new iPhones will be released by Trikomsel starting February 6, 2015. File photo from Apple Inc.

Ichiro: Jagoan jalanan Jakarta

Feb 05, 2015 - 1:40 PM

Akhir cerita Ichiro yang membahayakan pengemudi jalanan Jakarta Kini ia tak lagi bersumpah serapah dan menabrak pengendara yang membuatnya kesal

Tampak belakang Ichiro, kendaraan milik Andi Wenas. Foto oleh Andi Wenas/Facebook

The wRap Indonesia: Feb. 4, 2015

Feb 04, 2015 - 2:18 PM

Jokowi says he ll resolve police chief dilemma next week index shows Jakarta has the worst traffic in the world Surabaya mayor named one of the best in the world and more

JAMMED JAKARTA. Is this the worst traffic in the world? Photo by EPA.

Terkejut? Jakarta merajai kota macet dunia 2014

Feb 04, 2015 - 10:41 AM

Jakarta tidak hanya kota termacet di Indonesia Menurut data Indeks Stop Start Castrol Magnatec kota ini menempati posisi teratas dalam 10 kota termacet di dunia

Foto oleh EPA.

The wRap Indonesia: Jan. 14, 2015

Jan 14, 2015 - 2:53 PM

The latest news on Indonesia s controversial police chief nominee on the search for the crashed AirAsia jet s fuselage on reactions to Charlie Hebdo s new cover and more

RECOVERED. A foreign investigator inspects debris from the AirAsia QZ8501 aircraft tail during the recovery mission at Panglima Utar Kumai Harbour in Kumai, Central Kalimantan, on January 12, 2015. Photo by Bagus Indahono/EPA

The wRap Indonesia: Jan. 9, 2015

Jan 09, 2015 - 2:13 PM

Answers to AirAsia questions expected soon Indonesian Ulema Council condemns Charlie Hebdo attack planned restrictions on cars in Jakarta and more

LOOKING FOR QZ8501. Indonesian navy divers on a boat after conducting operations to lift the tail of AirAsia flight QZ8501, in Java Sea, 08 January 2015. Adek Berry/EPA

The wRap Indonesia: Jan. 8, 2015

Jan 08, 2015 - 2:35 PM

Compensation for AirAsia QZ8501 victims rejected final clemency bid for a Bali Nine member updates on the blasphemy case against the Jakarta Post and more

Indonesian military personnel carry coffins of victims recovered from the ill-fated Malaysian air carrier AirAsia flight QZ8501, upon their arrival at the military airbase in Surabaya, East Java on December 31, 2014 after being flown in from Pangkalan Bun, the town with the nearest airstrip to the crash site in Central Kalimantan. AFP PHOTO / JUNI KRISWANTO

The wRap Indonesia: Jan 5, 2015

Jan 05, 2015 - 1:43 PM

The latest updates on AirAsia QZ8501 Surabaya Mayor assures her city is safe from Islamic State Tangkuban Perahu volcano in Bandung on alert and more stories

A view of crater of Tangkubanparahu mountain in Bandung on February 22, 2009. Photo by Adek Berry/AFP

The wRap Indonesia: Dec. 22, 2014

Dec 22, 2014 - 1:06 PM

Indonesia sinks 2 foreign ships reform team wants 88 octane fuel imports stopped motorcycle ban gets former governor s support and more

GOING DOWN. Two Papua New Guinea ships used for illegal fishing burning in Ambon Bay, Maluku, on December 21, 2014. Photo from the Indonesian Cabinet Secretariat

The wRap Indonesia: Nov. 27, 2014

Nov 27, 2014 - 12:44 PM

Graft convicts denied family visitations French Film Festival in Jakarta next week and more traffic violations lead our wrap of stories from the past 24 hours

MOCHTAR. Former Indonesian Constitutional Court chief Akil Mochtar (C) talks to journalists shortly after his verdict at Jakarta's anti-corruption court, June 30, 2014. Photo by EPA

The wRap Indonesia: Nov. 26, 2014

Nov 26, 2014 - 1:38 PM

Bakrie dismissed from Golkar chairmanship Central Jakarta governor wants ‘Sex Mountain’ site shut down why Indonesia lost 4 0 to the Philippines and more

Golkar Party chairman, Indonesian business tycoon Aburizal Bakrie approaches the podium to deliver his address during the 50th anniversary celebration of the Golkar Party at the Jakarta international expo pavillion. Photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP

The wRap Indonesia: Nov. 14, 2014

Nov 14, 2014 - 11:47 AM

Jokowi presents maritime vision in Myanmar Jakarta wants to charge higher vehicle ownership taxes subsidized fuel price hike hurdles and more

HIGHER TAXES. Jakarta wants to impose higher taxes on vehicle ownership. File photo by AFP

The wRap Indonesia: Nov. 12, 2014

Nov 12, 2014 - 11:45 AM

Bodies of Indonesians murdered in Hong Kong arrive home surprising police raid of Gameloft office restrictions on motorcycles in Jakarta and more

JAMMED. Motorcycle riders could soon be banned from two major roads in Jakarta. File photo by EPA

The wRap Indonesia: Sept. 4, 2014

Sep 04, 2014 - 9:25 AM

Indonesia s energy minister named graft suspect Indonesia s ranking improvement in WEF s 2014 Global Competitiveness Report hefty new fines for illegal parkers in Jakarta and more

This picture taken in Jakarta on July 3, 2014 shows vehicles on a road in Jakarta. The winner of this week's Indonesian presidential election faces serious challenges to keep Southeast Asia's top economy on track, from cutting fuel subsidies and fighting corruption to revamping creaking infrastructure and boosting spending on the poor. AFP PHOTO / ADEK BERRY