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The move is part of a trend in many countries aimed at reducing plastic pollution.
Imports of waste should be stopped. There is an opportunity in the regulations.
Thailand produces some two million tonnes of plastic waste a year with about 75 billion pieces of plastic bags ending up in the waste annually.
Environmental group Ecoto staged a protest today demanding Governor Khofifah tackle environmental pollution caused by plastic waste imports.
Southeast Asia is a major contributor to land-based plastic waste in the oceans with more than half of it coming from 4 nations including Indonesia.
The Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte has proposed banning plastic, his spokesman said.
Britain's biggest retailer Tesco has pledged to remove one billion pieces of plastic packaging from products in its UK stores by the end of 2020.
Finance Minister Sri Mulyani said the excise on plastic could not be applied yet since its discussions are still afoot in the DPR.
Bekasi administration has established a Zero Plastic task force to monitor the use of plastic in a bid to realize a city without plastic by 2020.
Britain's second-biggest supermarket, Sainsbury's, vowed to halve plastic packaging by 2025, promising to switch to alternative materials.
Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Thailand, along with China, account for 60% of plastic waste in the oceans.
Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti asserted plastic is one type of waste that is difficult to decompose.
An orphaned baby dugong rescued in Thailand earlier this year died on Saturday due to pieces of plastic clogging her digestive system.
An environmental practitioner from a waste management organization Waste4Change, Hana, shared the 3R rule, a three easy ways to curb plastic waste.
The Qurbani committee of Jakarta's Istiqlal Mosque states that they will use environmentally friendly plastic bags to wrap the Qurbani meats.
Indonesian Maritime Affairs and and Fisheries Ministry is committed to reducing marine plastic debris by limiting singe-use plastics in fishing ports.
Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti urged all companies that produce plastic products to help clean up seas from plastic debris
Walhi launched a public awareness campaign highlighting the menace of single-use plastic bags by showcasing a plastic monster
As many as 1,048 people have registered to join a parade rejecting single-use plastic bags in Jakarta Sunday
Finance Ministry's Directorate General of Customs and Excise announced that it has not set a number for its income from plastic bag taxes this year.