Receives Yu Zhengseng, President Jokowi Hope the Cooperation RI – PRC Achieve the Target
President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) hoped that cooperation between Indonesia with People’s Republic of China (PRC) to meet the target. Delivered by President Jokowi, when receiving the honorary visit the Chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese Peoples Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC/Chairman of the PRC Assembly), Yu Zhengseng at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta on Monday (27/7).
Minister of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), Retno LP Marsudi explained, between Indonesia – PRC has a trade target that will be reached around 150 million US dollars. Then for tourism sector of 20 million, and also the target and efforts to increase the investment.
“Well in this regard, the President would expect an increase in cooperation between the Parliaments of both countries can also support the achievement of the targets mentioned before,” said Retno told reporters after accompanying President Jokowi receive Parliament Speaker PRC.
According to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, in discussion between President Jokowi, and Chairman of PRC People’s Consultative Assembly also discussed the two countries’ efforts to improve its cooperation SOEs to SOEs, and Indonesia expect that economic cooperation will be carried out by Tiongkok will make Indonesia as the production base for Asian region.
Meanwhile Coordinating Minister of Maritime (CMoM), Indroyono Susilo, adding that PRC has a policy that the Maritime Silk Road, while Indonesia has a policy of Indonesia Axis World Maritime. Well both vision, Indroyono continued, its very nice to do cooperation as part of the people contact.
Meanwhile, if we want to work together, according to Coordinating Minister of Maritime, of course, the facilities and infrastructure, including electricity. So the industrial areas also built power plants together with PRC because some of this industry, PRC now beginning will divert their factories out of the PRC, and of course Indonesia would be a very good partner for the future,” Indroyono said.
Looks accompanying President Jokowi when receiving the Speaker of PRC Assembly, Yu Zhengseng, Coordinating Minister of Maritime, Indroyono Susilo, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Retno LP Marsudi, and Minister of State Secretary, Pratikno. (HH/ISP/ES)