President Jokowi hands over Bill on the State Budget for the 2020 Fiscal Year and Its Financial Note to the Speaker of the House of Representatives Bambang Soesatyo, Jakarta, Friday (16/8). (Photo by: BPMI)
The Government has drawn up the State Expenditure to reach the amount of Rp2,528.8 trillion in the 2020 Bill on the State Budget, or about 14.5 percent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The State Expenditure will be utilized for improving human resource quality and continuing social protection programs to meet demographic challenges, according to President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo.
“In order to provide more access to improve skills of youth, job seekers, and those who are changing jobs, the Government will launch Pre-Working cards in 2020,” President Jokowi said in his address on the Presentation of the Government Statement on the Bill on the State Budget for the 2020 Fiscal Year and Its Financial Note Before the Plenary Session of the House of Representatives of the Republic of Indonesia, in Jakarta, Friday (16/8).