Surabaya is the capital of the Indonesian province of East Java and the second-largest city in the country, after Jakarta. The city has a population of over three million within its city limits and over ten million in the Surabaya metropolitan area, making it the second-largest metropolitan area in Indonesia. Located on northeastern Java on the Madura Strait, it is one of the earliest port cities in Southeast Asia. According to the National Development Planning Agency, Surabaya is one of the four main central cities of Indonesia, alongside Jakarta, Medan, and Makassar.
Hospitals in Indonesia's second largest city of Surabaya have been overwhelmed by a surge of new coronavirus cases, forcing them to turn patients away, the Indonesian Medical Association said on.. Reuters - Published
A drone dispersed clouds of disinfectant in the sky above Indonesia's second-largest city Surabaya on Tuesday, a response to the coronavirus pandemic which is catching on around the world despite.. Reuters - Published
A suspected Islamic militant in Indonesia has launched an attack on a police station, slashing one officer with a sickle, before being shot and taken into custody, officials said on Sunday.The.. WorldNews - Published
Officers shot tear gas canisters into student accommodation and took 43 people into custody after reports on social media Indonesian authorities raided a university dormitory in Surabaya on Saturday.. WorldNews - Published
The trend of southeast Asian nations rejecting being used as dumping grounds for Western waste has continued with Indonesia declaring it will ship eight containers of trash back to Australia, Russia.. WorldNews - Published