President Jokowi Receives Letters of Credence from Eleven New Ambassadors

Date 4 April 2018

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo received Letters of Credence from eleven new Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Indonesia at Merdeka Palace, Jakarta, on Wednesday (4/4). The Credential was begun with a ceremony at the front yard of the Merdeka Palace. Presidential Security Detail (Paspampres) carried a flag and performed national anthem of the […]

President Jokowi: I Do Not Believe Pessimistic Mindset

Date 4 April 2018

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo do not believe McKenzie Global Institute’s prediction that Industrial Revolution 4.0 will eliminate 800 million jobs until 2030 as labor will be replaced by robots and machines. However, the President expressed his conviction that the impact of Industrial Revolution 4.0 will be 3,000 times bigger than the first Industrial Revolution 200 […]

Gov’t to Construct, Repair Facilities Prior to Asian Games 2018

Date 3 April 2018

In order to accelerate the construction/reparation of sports infrastructure as well as supporting infrastructure in preparation for hosting Asian Games XVIII of 2018, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo on 16 Maret 2018 has signed Presidential Instruction Number 3 of 2018 on Acceleration of Construction/Reparation of Sports Infrastructure and Facilities and Supporting Infrastructure and Facilities in the […]

Presidential Special Envoy Prepares 8th Negotiations for Indonesia-Malaysia Maritime Border

Date 3 April 2018

The Presidential Special Envoy Office for Indonesia-Malaysia Maritime Border Determination is currently preparing to negotiate eight maritime borders between the two countries, especially those along the Sulawesi Strait. “Negotiations with the Malaysian Special Envoy will be done in May, after the election in Malaysia, perhaps,” said Presidential Special Envoy for Indonesia-Malaysia Maritime Border Determination Eddy […]