CNN Indonesia

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CNN Indonesia
PT Trans News Corpora
CNN Indonesia.svg
Launched20 October 2014 (2014-10-20) (Website)
17 August 2015 (2015-08-17) (TV broadcast)[1]
Owned byTrans Media
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
SloganNews We Can Trust
HeadquartersTrans Media Building
Jalan Kapten Pierre Tendean No. 12-14A, Mampang Prapatan, South Jakarta
Sister channel(s)CNN
CNN International
CNN Airport Network
CNN Türk
CNN en Español
CNN Philippines
CNN Arabic
CNN Chile
Trans TV
Trans 7
CNBC Indonesia
Jakarta (digital DVB-T2)42 UHF
Bandung (digital DVB-T2)35 UHF
Surabaya (digital DVB-T2)35 UHF
Telkom-3S3415/H/2250 (MPEG-4/HD)
TransvisionChannel 803 (HD)
UseeTV CableChannel 102 (SD)
Channel 913 (HD)

CNN Indonesia is a 24-hour television news channel and website owned and operated by Trans Media in collaboration with AT&T's WarnerMedia under its CNN division. CNN Indonesia aired for the first time on Monday, 17 August 2015.

CNN Indonesia is a part of the strategy of Trans Media to expand their contents into various media platforms. These include the simulcasting of some of the channel's programs on Trans TV or Trans7, as well as a 24-hour channel in pay TV (Transvision and Indihome/UseeTV), live streaming on digital portal ( and also aggressively growing the audiences on new media platforms – YouTube, Facebook and Instagram.


Broadcasting in the Indonesian language from the Trans Media studios, CNN Indonesia covers international and local news, with a focus on general news, business, sports, technology and entertainment. Meanwhile, a website was launched on 20 October 2014 by Yusuf Arifin as editor-in-chief.

Currently, CNN Indonesia broadcasts 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and can be seen on pay TV provider Transvision as well as via live stream on its website.

Relationship with CNN International[edit]

CNN Indonesia and CNN International are two distinct and separate organizations, but would cooperate and assist each other to produce news reports and simulcast breaking news coverage.

Unlike its sister channel CNBC Indonesia, the channel currently doesn't air various programs from CNN/U.S. and CNNI, choosing to focus only on locally-produced content.

News anchors[edit]

The following people are news anchors working for CNN Indonesia:


As of November 2018, the majority of CNN Indonesia's programming is locally-produced. The channel's news programs are also rebroadcast in various timeslots, when there are no live news programming to air.

  • CNN Indonesia Today
  • World Now
  • CNN Indonesia News Report
  • CNN Indonesia Business
  • CNN Indonesia Newsroom
  • Insight with Desi Anwar
  • AFD Now
  • After 10
  • The World Tonight
  • CNN Indonesia Prime News
  • CNN Indonesia News Desk
  • CNN Indonesia Sports (late-night edition is simulcast on Trans TV)
  • CNN Indonesia Tech News (also aired on Trans TV at various timeslots)
  • CNN Indonesia Connected
  • CNN Indonesia Showbiz News (also aired on Trans TV at various timeslots)
  • CNN Indonesia Night News (simulcast on Trans TV)
  • Bisnis Anak Muda
  • CNN Indonesia Heroes
  • Inside Indonesia
  • CNN Indonesia Good Morning (weekday edition is simulcast on Trans TV)
  • CNN Indonesia Viral (simulcast on Trans TV)
  • Redaksi CNN Indonesia Siang (simulcast on Trans7)
  • Layar Pemilu Terpercaya (special program for the 2019 general elections)
  • Goodway (simulcast on Trans TV)
  • CNN Indonesia Special Interview
  • Special Program (live event coverage or news specials)

Key Figures[edit]

The following people are key figures at CNN Indonesia:

  • Titin Rosmasari (Managing Director and Editor in Chief)
  • Desi Anwar (Director)
  • Alfito Deannova (Director)
  • Ishadi SK (Head of Standards and Practices), Dewi Safitri (Standard and Practices Member)
  • Yoko Sari(Website Editor in Chief)[2]
  • Shanta Curanggana (Head of Business Operations)
  • Niki Charles Laoh (Head of News Production)
  • Riza Revolution Zulverdi (Head of News Gathering)
  • Arief Adi Wibowo (Head of Business Strategy, Programming, R&D, Marketing & Public Relation)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "CNN Worldwide Fact Sheet". Retrieved 5 July 2016.
  2. ^ CNN Indonesia Retrieved 13 September 2017. Missing or empty |title= (help)

External links[edit]