Friday, 31st October 2014
National
  • Ahok hopes Jokowi will prepare Indonesian human resources
    20th October 2014
    Acting Governor of Jakarta Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) expressed hope that President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) will utilize Indonesias human resources properly to gain from demographic bonus. Competition between countries was ...
  • Presence of Prabowo, Hatta creates new atmosphere: Observer
    20th October 2014
    The presence of Prabowo Subianto and Hatta Rajasa at the inauguration of Joko Widodo, better known as Jokowi, and Jusuf Kalla has created a new atmosphere in national politics, according to an observer. "The presence of ...
  • Ahok plans to remove all slums in Jakarta by 2015
    20th October 2014
    The acting governor of Jakarta, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, said that he plans to rid the capital city of all slum areas by the end of 2015 or early 2016. If the construction of rented public apartments can be accelerated, ...
  • Jokowi to restore Indonesia`s past maritime glory
    20th October 2014
    The newly installed Indonesian President Joko Widodo revealed in his first speech about plans to revive Indonesias past maritime glory. "We have left the seas, oceans, straits, and bays too long. Now is the time for us to ...
  • Jokowi-JK ride horse-drawn carriage to palace
    20th October 2014
    Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Jusuf Kalla (JK), the new President and Vice-President, along with their wives rode horse-drawn carriages from the Hotel Indonesia (HI) roundabout to the Merdeka Palace here on Monday. Jokowi and ...
  • Indonesia to continue practicing free, active foreign policy: Jokowi
    20th October 2014
    As part of the international community, Indonesia will continue to implement a free and active foreign policy, according to the newly-inaugurated president, Joko Widodo. "As the third largest democracy with the largest ...
  • Prabowo will cooperate with Jokowi`s government
    20th October 2014
    The Chairman of Gerindra Board of Trustees, Prabowo Subianto, said that the party will cooperate with President Joko Widodos government over the next five years. "We will work together," Prabowo stated. He further ...
  • President Putin hopes to soon meet President Jokowi: Russian envoy
    20th October 2014
    Russias President Vladimir Putin expects to meet the newly inaugurated President Joko Widodo, stated Russias Minister of Trade and Industry Denis Manturov. Denis Manturov was Russias special envoy who attended the ...
  • Thousands flock to Jakarta`s main streets to see President Jokowi
    20th October 2014
    Thousands of people congregated at Jakartas Thamrin and Sudirman streets here on Monday noon to catch a glimpse of the newly inaugurated President Joko Widodos (Jokowi) and Vice Presidents procession for the first time. ...
  • Mental revolution key to ensuring Indonesia`s success: Party Chairman
    20th October 2014
    The new governments promise to implement "mental revolution" will enable Indonesia to tackle all global and regional challenges, including the implementation of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, noted a political party ...