President Jokowi to Have Bilateral Talks with IMF Director, India PM
Date 3 November 2019
On the second day of the 35th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok, Sunday (3/11), President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo was slated to attend five meetings and two opening events.
“The five meetings are the ASEAN-China Summit, the bilateral meeting of the President of Indonesia with Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Kristalina Georgieva, the ASEAN-India Summit, the bilateral meeting of the President of Indonesia with the Prime Minister of India, and the ASEAN-UN Summit,” Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi told reporters in Bangkok, Thailand, Saturday (2/11).
According to Retno during the bilateral meeting between Indonesia and India, the Government would raise the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) issue.
“We will also raise the same issue in the ASEAN-India Summit,” she added.
President Jokowi, the Minister continued, also discussed economic issues during his meeting with the IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva.
The series of events will be concluded by a gala dinner which will be attended by leaders of the country, the Minister added. (SLN/RAH/ES)
Translated by: Galuh Wicaksono
Edited by: Muhammad Ersan Pamungkas