President Jokowi: National Strategic Projects Must Reduce Inequality

Date 16 April 2018

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo reminded to carefully pay attention to the execution of programs and national strategic projects (PSN) which planned to start in 2018. “I ask to take into account the impact of each national strategic project to increase the added value of regional economy as well as the impact on poverty and inequality […]

222 Projects to be National Strategic Program

Date 16 April 2018

Following the results of an evaluation that involves related ministries/government institutions, the Government has decided to continue the construction of 222 National Strategic Projects which expected to begin at the third quarter of 2019. On the other hand, the Government eliminates 14 construction projects from the National Strategic Project.

Gov’t Targets East Brebes-Semarang Toll Road to Operate May 2018

Date 15 April 2018

Minister of Public Works and Public Housing Basuki Hadimuljono stated that sections 3 and 4 of Pejagan-Pemalang toll road spanning 37 km from East Brebes to Pemalang are targeted to operate in May 2018. Thus, on Eid Al-Fitr 2018 exodus season, travelers who want to go to Semarang no longer exit on East Brebes Toll Gate, […]

Indonesia Voices Concern About Latest Situation in Syria

Date 14 April 2018

The Indonesia Government through a statement given by Minister of Foreign Affairs expressed its concern over developments of the situation in Syria in which, the United States, backed by Britain and France, has launched attacks in several areas in Damascus and Homs on Saturday (14/4). The Indonesian Government has also expressed strong condemnation over the […]

Political Parties Have Various Functions

Date 14 April 2018

The presence of organizations and mobilization of political parties in the regions are very important. This has shown us that political party is not only political recruitment for election of legislative and executive members. This statement was enunciated by President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo in his remarks when he attended 45th anniversary of United Development Party […]

President Jokowi : Religion and State Must Go Hand in Hand

Date 14 April 2018

Religion and state must go hand in hand and mutually reinforce, not against to each other, according to President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo. The President made the statement in the remarks at the gathering with Religious Counselor Across Central Java province held at Pancasila Field, Simpang Lima, Semarang City, Central Java Province, Saturday (14/4).