Arrived in Turkey, President Jokowi Will Follow the Series of G-20
Date 16 November 2015
President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and First Lady Iriana Joko Widodo landed in Antalya, Turkey with the presidential plane on Saturday (14/11) at 20:00 Local Time or Sunday (15/11) at 01.00 Western Indonesia Time.
President Jokowi and First Lady Iriana then headed to IC Santai Hotel, Antalya, Turkey to rest and were welcomed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno LP Marsudi, Minister of Finance Bambang Brodjonegoro, and the Head of the State Intelligence Agency (BIN) Sutiyoso.
During the visit to Turkey this time, President Jokowi is planned to follow the meeting of G-20 and G-20 Summit. Some Heads of State / Government scheduled to attend the G-20 meeting this time with the theme, “Together for Inclusive and Robust Growth”.
The Agenda of President
Meanwhile, Minister for Foreign Affairs (FM) Retno LP Marsudi in an interview to reporters after welcoming the arrival of President Jokowi said that the agenda of President on Sunday (15/11) is a meeting with the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, who had just won an election in his country ,
“This is the first meeting between President Jokowi and Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau,” Minister of Foreign Affairs, Retno said.
Furthermore, President Jokowi is scheduled to meet with President of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) Xi Jinping. After that, President Jokowi will attend G-20 summit with three major events: first, working lunch. This event takes the theme of development and climate change. President Jokowi will talk about the climate change issue.
Then, a second agenda at the G-20 is working session I. The theme that is taken is inclusive growth, the global economy, growth strategies, employment and investment. While the third program in the G-20 is a working dinner. The issues that will be discussed is the counter terrorism issue.
“That’s the outline, which will be done by the President Jokowi along with the leaders of the G-20, of course, there will be a formally reception and opening and there is a reception in the evening,” said Minister for Foreign Affairs Retno LP Marsudi in a press statement after welcoming the arrival of President Jokowi and First Lady Iriana at IC Santai Hotel, Antalya, Turkey.. (EN/ES)