2018 in Indonesia

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See also: List of years in Indonesia


  • PresidentJoko Widodo
  • Vice President of IndonesiaJusuf Kalla
  • Governor of Banten – Wahidin Halim
  • Vice Governor of Banten – Andika Hazrumy
  • Governor of Gorontalo – Rusli Habibie
  • Vice Governor of Gorontalo – Idris Rahim
  • Governor of West Sulawesi – Ali Baal Masdar
  • Vice Governor of West Sulawesi – Enny Anggraeni Anwar
  • Governor of Bangka Belitung – Erzaldi Rosman Johan
  • Vice Governor of Bangka Belitung – Abdul Fatah
  • Governor of West Papua – Dominggus Mandacan
  • Vice Governor of West Papua – Mohammad Lakotai
  • Vice Governor of Riau – Wan Thamrin Hasyim
  • Chief JusticeMuhammad Hatta Ali



  • January 15
  • January 16 – Jakarta's Maritiem Museum in North Jakarta caught fire, workers and visitors in the museum were evacuated. No casualties.[2]
  • January 17 – Indonesian President Jokowi reshuffles cabinet.[3]
  • January 23
    • A Magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck the southern coast of Java. The epicenter of the quake was near Lebak, Banten at depth of about 60km. Two people died of heart attacks and 32 were injured. Hundreds of buildings including dozens in the capital Jakarta were damaged.[4]
    • The Argo Parahyangan executive train traveling from Jakarta jumped the railway track as it entered Bandung station. No fatalities or injured in incident.[5]


  • February 10 – At least 27 people have died after a bus plunged from a hill on West Java. 18 other people injuried.[6]
  • February 22 – At least nine people have been killed and 13 are still missing after a landslide cascaded down the terraced slopes of a rice field on Brebes, Central Java.



  • 5 January - Yon Koeswoyo - Musician (b.1940)
  • 15 January - Sujud Sutrisno - Street Musician (b.1953)
  • 23 January - Sys NS - Actor (b.1956)



  1. ^ http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-42686019
  2. ^ http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2018/01/16/maritime-museum-catches-fire-on-tuesday-morning.html
  3. ^ http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/indonesian-president-jokowi-reshuffles-cabinet-appoints-golkar-sec-gen-and-former
  4. ^ https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/908502/Indonesia-earthquake-6-4-magnitude-Jakarta-evacuation-buildings-shaking-Twitter-reaction
  5. ^ http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2018/01/25/island-focus-train-jumps-railway-tracks-bandung.html
  6. ^ http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/indonesia-bus-crash-java-dead-injured-coach-plunges-hill-subang-a8204851.html

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