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President Jokowi's lock and lock

Friday, 02 Sep 2016 11:27 WIB

There were many factors that made a president memorable. First, he/she has a stunning vision and mission, and also visioner. Second, he/she has a clear, cohernt, and measurable programs that confrom to the...

Setting agenda cornering Muslims must be addressed

Tuesday, 14 Jun 2016 18:40 WIB

JAKARTA — Sufism expert and Professor of Paramadina University Dr. Abdu Hadi called for Islamic scholars to voice out an action on the condition of Muslims today. According to him, there are conditions...

Thai cops arrest ringleader of 'anti-monarchy' network

Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 23:33 WIB

BANGKOK -- Thai police Tuesday said they had dismantled an anti-monarchy network that published audio recordings defaming the royal family following the arrest of its ringleader.Hasadin Uraipraiwan, the alleged leader of a group...

US embassy in Indonesia issues security alert for city of Surabaya

Saturday, 03 Jan 2015 23:50 WIB

 JAKARTA -- The US embassy in Indonesia issued a security alert on Saturday for its citizens in the country's second biggest city Surabaya. "The US Embassy has been made aware of a potential threat against...

DPD chairman says government shows signs of good performance

Monday, 22 Dec 2014 17:24 WIB

 JAKARTA -- The government of President Joko Widodo and Vice President Jusuf Kalla has already shown signs of good performance, according to Irman Gusman, the speaker of the Regional Representative Council (DPD), on Monday. "Although...

Senior politician: Do not overreact to survey on Golkar Party

Monday, 22 Dec 2014 17:12 WIB

 JAKARTA -- Senior Golkar Party politician Hajrianto Y Thohari has called on the party's leaderships to accept the results of a recent survey conducted by Lingkaran Survey Indonesia appropriately. "The LSI in a recent survey...

VP calls all institution to be transparent to public

Friday, 12 Dec 2014 19:51 WIB

JAKARTA --  Vice President Jusuf Kalla has urged all institutions to operate transparently for the public to see their performance towards developing a clean government and democracy."We cannot achieve democracy without transparency and...

PAN: Red and White Coalition facing greater challenge

Friday, 12 Dec 2014 18:25 WIB

JAKARTA -- Deputy secretary general of the National Mandate Party (PAN) Teguh Juwarno said the Red and White Coalition (KMP) was facing greater challenge in maintaining its solidity ahead.KMP groups the majority parties...

Indonesia's chairman of Consultative Assembly meets China's counterpart

Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 20:48 WIB

 JAKARTA -- Chairman of Indonesia's Consultative Assembly Zulkifli Hasan met with his Chinese counterpart Chen Xiauguang on Tuesday, December 9. The meeting talked on strengthening relationship between two parliaments in terms of social, culture...

Agung Laksono to hold rival congress

Saturday, 06 Dec 2014 19:00 WIB

JAKARTA -- The chairman of the savior presidium of the Golkar Party, Agung Laksono, will hold a rival congress at Hotel Merdure in Ancol, North Jakarta, on Saturday evening. "This is true. The 9th...

Minister: No sumptuous celebration allowed for state officials

Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 21:28 WIB

JAKARTA -- Minister of State Apparatus and Bureaucratic Reform Yuddy Chrisnandi issued a policy that asked state officials not to throw any sumptuous celebration. It includes wedding and other parties. Party is only...

KPK: Provincial government's appeal to President Jokowi unreasonable

Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 00:03 WIB

JAKARTA -- Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) sees Indonesian Provincial Government Association (APPSI)'s appeal to President Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo is unreasonable.  Deputy Chairman of KPK Busyro Muqqodas said the demand made the law process become...

KPK: Hartanto Edhie Wibowo to get arrested if fails to show up

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 14:46 WIB

JAKARTA -- The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) announced that it would resummon Hartanto Edhie Wibowo for investigation into a corruption case related to the Sports School and Education and Training Center (P3SON) construction...

Novanto and Jokowi meet to fix executive-legislative relations

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 14:05 WIB

JAKARTA -- Chairman of House of Representatives Setya Novanto met with President Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo to fix the relations between executive power and legislative. The relationship worsened after Jokowi asked all ministers not...

Jokowi allows his ministers to meet the parliament

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 13:55 WIB

BENGKULU -- President Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo now allows his ministers to meet with the parliament. Earlier, he prohibited his ministers to meet the lawmakers unless the parliament could handle their internal rivalry.   "Today,...