Wednesday, 16 Muharram 1440 / 26 September 2018

Wednesday, 16 Muharram 1440 / 26 September 2018

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Yusril criticizes Ulema Ijtima II results

Monday, 24 Sep 2018 16:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Crescent Star Party (PBB) has not determined yet its support in 2019 presidential election. According to the party general chairman, Yusril Ihza Mahendra, one of the...

Becomes Prabowo adviser, Kwik Kian Gie not leaving PDIP

Saturday, 22 Sep 2018 11:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Senior economist Kwik Kian Gie explained his status as an advisor to Prabowo Subianto - Sandiaga Uno pair in presidential election 2019. He stressed that his...

Police deploys 1,000 personnels to secure KPU

Thursday, 20 Sep 2018 16:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Central Jakarta Metro Police along with National Police control unit (Sabhara) and National Police Mobile Brigade (Brimob) guard around General Election Commission (KPU) building on Thursday...

Yenny Wahid still undecided on support for Jokowi or Prabowo

Thursday, 20 Sep 2018 16:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA —  Daughter of former president the late Abdurrahman Wahid (Gus Dur), Yenny Wahid was still undecided on support for one of the candidates in 2019 presidential election....

Kiai Ma'ruf aims to rise budget for pesantren empowerment

Thursday, 20 Sep 2018 15:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDA ACEH — A vice presidential candidate KH Ma’ruf Amin highlighted the development of human resources in Indonesia during his meeting with some figures, ulema and leader of...

PAN urges Kiai Ma'ruf to resign from MUI chairmanship post

Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018 21:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- National Mandate Party (PAN) Executive Chairman Yandri Susanto has urged KH Ma'ruf Amin, selected by incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) as his would-be vice presidential candidate,...

KPU has two options in announcing ex graft convicts identity

Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018 21:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — General Election Commission (KPU) commissioner Wahyu Setiawan said there were two options in responding Supreme Court's decision to let ex graft convicts to run in legislative...

Prabowo camp to embrace ulemas in campaign team

Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018 18:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Gerindra Party secretary general Ahmad Muzani said Koalisi Indonesia Adil dan Makmur (Indonesian Fair and Prosperous Coalition) supporting Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Uno pair's contestation in 2019 presidential...

PDIP asserts Kwik Kian Gie still part of the party

Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018 14:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP) secretary general Hasto Kristiyanto said senior economist Kwik Kian Gie is still part of his party. He asserted that Kwik...

KH Ma’ruf Amin still active at MUI

Tuesday, 18 Sep 2018 18:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice presidential candidate KH Ma’ruf Amin admitted he was still active at Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) as a general chairman. His statement came ahead of a...

Many potential cyber threats ahead of general elections

Tuesday, 18 Sep 2018 15:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Cyber and Encryption Agency (BSSN) has hinted that there are many potential cyber threats ahead of the 2019 presidential and legislative elections. However, BSSN...

Fadli lauds KPU's decision to extend DPT correction period

Tuesday, 18 Sep 2018 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Deputy House Speaker Fadli Zon has lauded a decision of the General Election Commission (KPU) to extend a duration of correcting the official election voter list...

Jokowi believes his supporters not cardboard ones

Monday, 17 Sep 2018 15:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo believed volunteers supporting his reelection bid in the presidential election 2019 are not 'cardboard' ones. He said that on the sidelines of the...

Ulema Ijtima II supports Prabowo for 2019 presidential race

Monday, 17 Sep 2018 15:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Ulemas in an Ijtima II meeting in Jakarta on Sunday expressed support for presidential contender Prabowo Subianto and his running mate, Sandiaga Uno for the next...

Prabowo attends Ulema's Ijtima II meeting

Sunday, 16 Sep 2018 16:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Would-be presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto and National Mandate Party (PAN) Chairman Zulkifli Hasan attended Ulema's Ijtima II meeting in Jakarta on Sunday. They arrived at the...

KPU to hold meeting on updated permanent voters list

Sunday, 16 Sep 2018 13:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The General Election Commission (KPU) is scheduled to hold a Plenary Meeting on the Recapitulation of the Permanent Voter List (DPT) for National Improvement Results in...

Ridwan Kamil looks forward to meet Sandiaga Uno in Bandung

Friday, 14 Sep 2018 20:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG — West Java Governor Ridwan Kamil asserted that he is a friend of vice presidential candidate of the opposition camp Sandiaga Uno. He said would wait Sandiaga...

To campaign for Jokowi, regional heads remain on duty: KIK

Friday, 14 Sep 2018 18:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Indonesia Work Coalition (KIK) ensured regional heads for support incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) - KH Ma’ruf Amin pair will follow the rules....

House speaker urges KPU to deal with duplicate voters names

Friday, 14 Sep 2018 14:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- House Speaker Bambang Soesatyo has urged the Commission Election Commission (KPU) to address problems of duplicate voter names found in the official final voter list (DPT)...

Kwik joins campaign team, SBY to be Prabowo's campaigner

Thursday, 13 Sep 2018 00:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Presidential candidate of the opposition camp Prabowo Subianto announced that General Chairman of Democratic Party and Indonesian sixth president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) agreed to be...

Prabowo, Sandiaga to meet with SBY tonight

Wednesday, 12 Sep 2018 17:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto and his running mate Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno was scheduled to meet with Chairman of the Democratic Party Susilo Bambang...

KIK to find honorable post for Yenny Wahid in campaign team

Tuesday, 11 Sep 2018 17:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Secretary general of Indonesian Solidarity Party (PSI) Raja Juli Antoni said that Indonesian Working Coalition (KIK) who supported the incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi)-KH Ma’ruf Amin...

Sandiaga invites Yenny Wahid to join campaign team?

Tuesday, 11 Sep 2018 06:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice presidential candidate Sandiaga Uno stated his visit to the house of the late Abdurrahman Wahid (Gus Dur) was not intended to persuade daughter of Indonesian...

Erick Thohir must learn a lot about politics: JK

Monday, 10 Sep 2018 21:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Golkar Party senior politician Jusuf Kalla (JK) said businessman Erick Thohir must learn a lot about Indonesian politics. Erick was appointed as chairman of national campaign...

Erick Thohir reveals reason behind decision to be TKN chief

Saturday, 08 Sep 2018 01:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Businessman Erick Thohir revealed his reason to take the offer to be leader of national campaign team (TKN) of the incumbent...

Jokowi declares Erick Thohir as campaign team leader

Friday, 07 Sep 2018 20:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) officially declared businessman, founder of Mahaka Group, and Asian Games 2018 Organizing Committee (INASGOC) head Erick Thohir as his national campaign...

Jokowi's campaign team leader to be announced today

Friday, 07 Sep 2018 15:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Leader of campaign team for incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) - KH Ma’ruf Amin to be announced on Friday (Sept 7). Based on information received by...

Sandiaga concerns over Erick nomination in Jokowi's camp

Friday, 07 Sep 2018 02:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA --  As a longtime friend, Sandiaga Uno expresses his concern over the rumor about determination of Indonesian Sports Committee (KOI) Erick Thohir as head of national campaign...

Erick Thohir, strongest candidate to lead campaign team: PPP

Thursday, 06 Sep 2018 21:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Businessman and founder of Mahaka Group Erick Thohir became the strongest candidate as chairman of success team of incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi)-KH Ma'ruf Amin. His...

Kiai Ma'ruf asks support from Muhammadiyah

Thursday, 06 Sep 2018 19:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Vice presidential candidate KH Ma'ruf Amin asked for support from Muhammadiyah in presidential election 2019. He also asked Muhammadiyah officials to pray for him.

Kiai Ma'ruf also...

Tjahjo explains cause of duplication of voters data

Thursday, 06 Sep 2018 18:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Home Affairs Minister Tjahjo Kumolo said many voters double datas in permanent voters list (DPT) was due to General Election Commission (KPU) did not use the...

Ganjar Pranowo, Ridwan Kamil to support Jokowi

Thursday, 06 Sep 2018 15:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Central Java Governor Ganjar Pranowo has expressed readiness to campaign for the pair of Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Ma'ruf Amin in the 2019 presidential election. Incumbent...

Jokowi to announce head of winning team on Sept 7

Tuesday, 04 Sep 2018 17:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Indonesian Working Coalition was still waiting for incumbent President Joko Widodo's decision on the figure to lead the government camp's winning team. Jokowi was scheduled to...

Prabowo's camp rejects permanent voters list released by KPU

Tuesday, 04 Sep 2018 17:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coalition of supporting parties of Prabowo Subianto and Sandiaga Uno in presidential election 2019 rejected the number of permanent voters lists (DPT) released by General Election...

#2019GantiPresiden raises provocative issues: Observer

Monday, 03 Sep 2018 16:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Political observer of PARA Syndicate, Ari Nurcahyo assessed the movement of #2019GantiPresiden was legal and protected by the Constitution. The movement to promote vote for new...

Ustaz Yusuf Mansur to join Jokowi-Ma'ruf camp?

Friday, 31 Aug 2018 18:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- KH Ma'ruf Amin claimed prominent preacher ustaz Yusuf Mansur supported him in presidential election 2019. The incumbent President Joko Widodo's running mate said...

Kiai Ma'ruf denies to have met with Habib Rizieq in Mecca

Friday, 31 Aug 2018 00:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice presidential candidate for incumbent President Joko Widodo and Nahdlatul Ulama supreme leader, KH Ma'ruf Amin has returned to homeland after perfoming hajj on Monday (August...

Din says KH Ma'ruf indeed should be inactive as MUI chairman

Thursday, 30 Aug 2018 17:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) Advisory Council chairman Din Syamsuddin asserted KH Ma’ruf Amin has been inactive as MUI general chairman. According to him, Kiai Ma'ruf was...

Without e-ID card, voters might lose rights to vote: Bawaslu

Wednesday, 29 Aug 2018 20:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Election Supervisory Board (Bawaslu) commissioner Fritz Edward Siregar said the use of e-ID card as a condition for the voters to exercise their rights in 2019...