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  • 22 April 2019

Remarks of President Joko Widodo at the Halal Park Inauguration on 16 April 2019 at the Bung Karno Sports Complex (GBK), Senayan, Central Jakarta, Jakarta Province

Unofficial English Translation 

Assalamu’alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh.
Alhamdulillahirrabbilalamin,                                                                                                                                                          wassalatu wassalamu ‘ala ashrifil anbiya i wal-mursalin,
Sayyidina wa habibina wa syafiina wa maulana Muhammaddin,
wa ‘ala alihi wa sahbihi ajma’in amma ba’du.

Ladies and gentlemen,

The halal industries in the world as well as in Indonesia are growing so fast. I have received information that the projected demand for global halal products in 2019 reaches US$3.7 trillion. Whereas, in 2013, the demand was at US$2 trillion. What does it mean? There is an enormous growth. The growth reaches 9.5 percent. This is a very high growth.

  • 18 April 2019

Introductory Remarks of the President of the Republic of Indonesia at the Limited Meeting on the Follow-Up of State Visit to Saudi Arabia, at The Merdeka Palace, Jakarta on 18 April 2019

Unofficial English Translation 

Assalamu’alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh.

Today’s limited meeting will follow up the results of the Government’s state visit to Saudi Arabia. Firstly, regarding the addition to Indonesia’s Hajj quota up to 10,000. Secondly,  regarding the Saudi’s intention to increase their investment in Indonesia.

  • 21 February 2019

Press Statement of President Joko Widodo Prior Leaving to Singapore, 21 February 2019, at Halim Perdanakusuma Air Force Base, Jakarta

Unofficial English Translation 

Assalamu’alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh.

Today, First Lady Ibu Iriana and I will be heading to Singapore to visit former First Lady Ibu Ani Yudhoyono who has been hospitalized. I personally make time to visit her. I will also meet the former President Bapak Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY). I will return to Indonesia right after the visit.

  • 14 January 2019

Introductory Remarks of President Joko Widodo at the Limited Cabinet Meeting on Acceleration of Electric Vehicle Program, on 14 January 2019 at Presidential Office, Jakarta

Unofficial English Translation

Assalamu’alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh.

Today’s Limited Meeting will discuss the acceleration of electric vehicle program. I acknowledge that numerous countries in the world are competing to be the best in developing electric vehicle technology since the technology considers being environmentally-friendly and may reduce our dependence on fossil energy. With the electric vehicle, we can also reduce fuel consumption and in the end will reduce our dependence on fuel import, in which can save budget up to Rp798 trillion.