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  • 16 November 2017
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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
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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
  • 266 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
  • 345 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
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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
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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
  • 593 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
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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.

  • 13 November 2017
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Indonesia to Support Reconstruction, De-radicalization Processes in Marawi

Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi attends Trilateral Meeting between the Philippines, Indonesia, and Malaysia on Sunday (12/11)

Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi attends Trilateral Meeting between the Philippines, Indonesia, and Malaysia on Sunday (12/11)

The Indonesian Government confirmed its readiness to support reconstruction, rehabilitation, and de-radicalization processes in Marawi, the Philippines after the city was liberated by the Government of Philippines from terrorists’ occupation.

The commitment was conveyed by Indonesian Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi in a Trilateral Foreign Ministerial Meeting between the Philippines, Indonesia, and Malaysia attending by Foreign Affairs Minister of the Philippines Alan Peter Cayetano, and Foreign Affairs Minister of the Malaysia Dato’ Sri Anifah at the Hotel Diamond, Manila, on Sunday (12/11).

  • 13 November 2017
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Indonesia is Ready to Take Part to Maintain Security at the Korean Peninsula

President Jokowi attends the 19th ASEAN-South Korea Summit holds at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC) Manila, the Philippines, Monday (13/11) afternoon.

President Jokowi attends the 19th ASEAN-South Korea Summit holds at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC) Manila, the Philippines, Monday (13/11) afternoon.

President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo says that all member countries of ASEAN are really concerned about the situation at the Korean Peninsula. ASEAN has expressed its firm stance towards the development at the Peninsula following North Korea nuclear tests. Therefore, President Jokowi appreciates the efforts of the President of South Korea Moon Jae-in who works hard to resolve the problem through dialogue measures.

“Indonesia is ready to take part to maintain stability at the Korean Peninsula,” President Jokowi said in the 19th ASEAN-South Korea Summit holds at the Philippines International Convention Center (PICC) Manila, the Philippines, Monday (13/11) afternoon.

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