Posts Tagged ‘Joko Widodo’

Constitutional court dismisses appeal against Jokowi’s re-election

by BERNAMA/ pic by BLOOMBERG
JAKARTA – Joko Widodo or Jokowi has been confirmed winner of Indonesia’s 2019 presidential election, to lead the ...

Malaysia, Indonesia to talk on retaliatory moves for palm oil

Malaysia needs to work with Indonesia on plans to launch a complaint against the palm oil limits to the WTO, says Kok
by RAHIMI YUNUS / pic by MUHD ...

Jokowi wins Indonesian Presidential Election 2019

JAKARTA – Incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) (picture) was announced the winner of the Indonesian Presidential Election (Pilpres) 2019 to ...

Official count gives President Widodo victory in Indonesian election, opposition claim cheating

JAKARTA – Incumbent President Joko Widodo (picture) won last month’s Indonesian election with 55.5% of votes against 44.5% for his challenger, ...

Post-elections, Jokowi vows tougher reforms

The president may revamp his Cabinet as early as next month to drop ministers linked to corruption probes
By BLOOMBERG JAKARTA • Indonesian President ...

Jokowi scouts sites for new Indonesia capital

By BLOOMBERG
JAKARTA • Indonesian President Joko Widodo (picture) arrived in Borneo island to survey possible locations for a new capital, ...

Spending boost supports Indonesia’s growth

SE Asia’s biggest economy is forecast to grow 5.3% this year
By BLOOMBERG JAKARTA • Indonesia’s economy probably maintained momentum in the first ...

Indonesia sinks 13 Vietnamese fishing boats

By BLOOMBERG
JAKARTA • At least 13 Vietnamese boats were sunk by Indonesian authorities on Saturday in a war on illegal fishing, as President Joko ...

Jokowi win to lift education, healthcare firms

SINGAPORE • Indonesian President Joko Widodo’s pledge to focus on human resources (HR) in his second term is set to benefit companies providing education, ...

Indonesia rate cuts seen in pipeline in wake of Jokowi victory

There is growing support for the view that policymakers now have ample room to mull easing in 2019
JAKARTA • With Indonesian President Joko Widodo ...

Jokowi eyes spending boost for higher growth target

JAKARTA • Indonesian President Joko Widodo called for an increase in capital spending to bolster growth as a slowing global economy, the US-China trade war ...

Indonesia warns against unrest as Widodo rival rejects results

The former general warned he would challenge the results in court if he lost and stage street protests over allegations of fraud
JAKARTA • Indonesian ...