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  • 20 November 2017
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President Jokowi Appreciates TNI/Polri for Freeing Hostages in Tembagapura

After the opening of the 2017 National Symposium on Culture at Raflesia Ballroom, Balai Kartini, South Jakarta, Monday (20/11) afternoon, President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo expresses his utmost appreciation, on behalf of the people of Indonesia, to TNI and Polri for freeing hostages in Tembagapura. They have been taken hostage by an armed criminal group that wants to make the people afraid. On this occasion, the President explains that Indonesia applies an ethical politics which means a politics that develops noble values, not a politics that sneers and denounces others. It is fine to criticize other people but it must be done in a good manner. Asked about the case of Setya Novanto, the President says that he has told him to follow the the legal procedures. In the meantime, concerning the position of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the President explains that there is a mechanism that must be obeyed to dismiss a head of government institution. (FID/AGG/EN) (MMB/YM/Naster)  
  • 17 November 2017
  • 356 Views

Trans-Papua Road Project is a Matter of Social Justice

President Jokowi delivers his directives at National Meeting of Indonesian Regional Representative Council, Jakarta, Friday (17/11)

President Jokowi delivers his directives at National Meeting of Indonesian Regional Representative Council, Jakarta, Friday (17/11)

President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo admits that when he decides to build Trans-Papua Road, someone asked him whether the construction of the road will drive and develop economic growth in Papua. The President explains that there are two choices: the road is built first then the economy will grow or we wait the economy grows then builts the road. This explanation is delivered by the President when delivering his remarks at National Meeting of Indonesian Regional Representative Council (DPD RI) “To Materialize Constitutional Obligations of Indonesian Regional Representative Council in 2017”, at Nusantara IV Building, Jakarta, Friday (17/11) morning.

The President asserts that Trans-Papua is built to reduce the gap of infrastructure between regions in Indonesia. Therefore, the President asks the DPD RI to give support when the Government carries out development in the regions so in the future no one, especially from the DPD, would ask what is the purpose of this development.

  • 16 November 2017
  • 664 Views

President Jokowi Encourages Foreign Universities to Open Branches in Indonesia

President Jokowi leads a limited meeting on Vocational Education at the Bogor Palace, West Java, on Thursday (16/11)

President Jokowi leads a limited meeting on Vocational Education at the Bogor Palace, West Java, on Thursday (16/11)

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo on Thursday (16/11) at the Bogor Palace, West Java led a limited cabinet meeting on Vocational Education and Its Implementation.

In the introductory remarks, the President said that Law of Education needs to be revised so foreign universities and polytechnics can establish campuses in Indonesia.

  • 16 November 2017
  • 617 Views

President Jokowi Asks Development of ’10 New Bali’ to be Immediately Completed

Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung talks with a number of ministers before a Limited Meeting at the Bogor Presidential Palace, West Java, on Thursday (16/11) afternoon. (Photo: Agung/PR)

Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung talks with a number of ministers before a Limited Meeting at the Bogor Presidential Palace, West Java, on Thursday (16/11) afternoon. (Photo: Agung/PR)

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo said that there is a shift in which people do not shop for goods, brands, but love to travel, try new restaurants, go to cafe, and taste distinctive dishes. “This is an opportunity we have to take advantage,” President Jokowi said when giving his introductory remarks at a Limited Meeting on the Development of 10 New Bali, held at the Bogor Presidential Palace, West Java, on Thursday (16/11) afternoon.

The President also mentioned there is a spike in Chinese visitors. Based on the latest data, there are about 125 million visitors, which will grow in five years likely to be 180 million, and it will rise steadily.

The President continued, the figure is from one country only, from China alone. According to the President, almost half of whom entered ASEAN, which mean 62 million visitors.

  • 15 November 2017
  • 757 Views

We Must Have Courage to Make Decisions, President Jokowi Says

We Must Have Courage to Make Decisions, President Jokowi Says

We Must Have Courage to Make Decisions, President Jokowi Says

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo stressed the importance of the courage to make decisions just like what the Government has shown in issuing policies, such as declaring 1st of June as a national holiday to commemorate the birthday of Pancasila, stipulating Government Regulation in Lieu of Law Number (Perppu) Number 2 of 2017 on Mass Organizations, and negotiating with mining giant PT. Freeport Indonesia.

The President made the statement at the opening of the 20th Congress Trisakti of National Indonesian Student Movement (GMNI) at Graha Gubernuran, Manado, North Sulawesi, on Wednesday (15/11).

  • 14 November 2017
  • 838 Views

President Jokowi: Dialogue Must Become Culture of East Asia Summit Members

President Jokowi attends the East Asia Summit in Manila, the Philippines, Tuesday (14/11).

President Jokowi attends the East Asia Summit in Manila, the Philippines, Tuesday (14/11).

The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund reported that  economic outlook will continue to improve in 2018. However, a number of things still could disrupt world economic growth, such as protectionism and global political instability. Moreover, the symptoms of protectionism in the forms of tariff and non-tariff barriers are expected to increase.

Against this backdrop, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo invited leaders of East Asian countries to work together so that economic openness can be safeguarded and inclusiveness remains concerned and brings benefits for all countries.

  • 14 November 2017
  • 957 Views

EU Should End Discrimination Against Indonesia’s Palm Oil: President Jokowi

President Jokowi attends the ASEAN-EU Commemorative Summit on the 40th Anniversary of the ASEAN-EU on Tuesday (14/11), at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC), Manila, the Philippines

President Jokowi attends the ASEAN-EU Commemorative Summit on the 40th Anniversary of the ASEAN-EU on Tuesday (14/11), at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC), Manila, the Philippines

Discrimination against palm oil in the European Union (EU) countries must be ended and measures and policies considered detrimental to the economy and images of palm oil producing countries must also be eliminated.

The statement was made by President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-EU Commemorative Summit on the 40th Anniversary of the ASEAN-EU Dialogue Relations at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC), Manila, the Philippines, Tuesday (14/11).

  • 14 November 2017
  • 942 Views

ASEAN-India Should Be One of World’s Economic Generators: President Jokowi

President Jokowi joins a photo session with ASEAN Leaders and Indian PM at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC), Manila, Wednesday (14/11).

President Jokowi joins a photo session with ASEAN Leaders and Indian PM at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC), Manila, Wednesday (14/11)

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and India have huge potentials, namely a joint market reaching 2 billion people and a total GPD of USD4.5 billion. Therefore, ASEAN-India should become one of the world’s economic generators.

The statement was made by President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo during the 15th ASEAN-India Summit, which was also attended by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • 14 November 2017
  • 1079 Views

UN Secretary-General Appreciates Indonesia’s Role in Rakhine Crisis

On the sidelines of the ASEAN Summit, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo had a bilateral meeting with the Secretary-General of the United Nations António Guterres at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC), Manila, the Philippines, on Monday (13/11). The Deputy for Protocol, Press, and Media of the Secretariat of the President, Bey Machmudin, in a press release said that the meeting discussed efforts to solve humanitarian crisis in Rakhine State, Myanmar. “Secretary-General Guterres appreciated Indonesia’s role in assisting the resolvement of  humanitarian crisis in Rakhine State, Myanmar,” Bey added. Both President Jokowi and Secretary-General Guterres shared similar concern regarding this crisis and have agreed to continue to support the resolvement measures. “If we don’t resolve the crisis, it will affect regional stability and security. The ongoing crisis will also inflict radicalism and raise the terrorist threats,” President Jokowi firmly said. Aside from this problem, President Jokowi and the UN Secretary-General also discussed the importance to complete the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on repatriation between Myanmar and Bangladesh as soon as possible. “Completing the Memorandum of Understanding is really important for the repatriation process,” President Jokowi added. Later in the evening, during the 9th ASEAN-UN Summit which took place at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC), Manila, the Philippines,
  • 14 November 2017
  • 1096 Views

President Jokowi Expects Japan Remains ASEAN Major Partner to Advance Economy

President Jokowi attends the agenda of the 20th ASEAN-JAPAN Summit at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC), Manila, the Philippines, Monday (13/11).

President Jokowi attends the agenda of the 20th ASEAN-JAPAN Summit at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC), Manila, the Philippines, Monday (13/11).

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo said that Japan is one of ASEAN’s first strategic partners and dialogue partners, which has contributed a lot to ASEAN.

“I hope Japan remains a major partner of ASEAN in promoting mutually beneficial economic openness,” President Jokowi said in his speech at the 20th ASEAN-JAPAN Summit at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC), Manila, the Philippines, Monday (13/11) evening.

To that end, the President stressed that the negotiation of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) should be immediately resolved.

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