Thursday, 6 Zulqaidah 1439 / 19 July 2018

Thursday, 6 Zulqaidah 1439 / 19 July 2018

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Gerindra hopes Democratic Party would join coalition

Thursday, 19 Jul 2018 21:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Great Indonesia Movement (Gerindra) Party has asked the Democratic Party (PD) to join a coalition in the coming 2019 presidential elections. Gerindra hoped that the...

Intensive communication with Gerindra continues: AHY

Thursday, 19 Jul 2018 16:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Democratic Party executive Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono (AHY) said the party continues its intensive communication with Gerindra Party. The statement came following cancellation of...

SBY gets hospitalized, fails to meet Prabowo today

Wednesday, 18 Jul 2018 14:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The meeting between Democratic Party general chairman and also former president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) and Gerindra Party chief patron Prabowo Subianto that was scheduled on...

After meeting Puan in secrecy, Prabowo visits Zulkifli Hasan

Wednesday, 18 Jul 2018 01:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- General Chairman of Gerindra Party Prabowo Subianto continued to build political communication ahead of presidential election 2019. After meeting the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP)...

SBY and Prabowo will meet on Wednesday afternoon

Monday, 16 Jul 2018 19:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice Chairman of Central Board of Democratic Party Syarief Hasan revealed Democratic Party Chairman, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) will have a meeting with Chariman of Gerindra...

TGB, Mahfud, Airlangga are running mate candidates: Jokowi

Monday, 16 Jul 2018 16:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — The incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) who become 2019 presidential candidate from Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) has pocketed a number of names to be...

PDI-P says Jokowi’s running mate not surprising

Friday, 13 Jul 2018 13:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The incumbent candidate from Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P), President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has pocketed one name as his running mate in 2019 presidential election....

Golkar to entrust Jokowi to choose his running mate

Thursday, 12 Jul 2018 03:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Golkar Party will not question incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi's) decision to pick up a non-political party cadre as his running mate in the 2019...

Jusuf Kalla turns down offer to run for presidency

Thursday, 05 Jul 2018 07:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla (JK) has rejected the Democrat Party's offer to run for presidency in 2019. Chief of the vice president's expert team, Sofyan Wanandi,...

Ryacudu optimistic of safe 2019 presidential election

Thursday, 05 Jul 2018 00:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDA ACEH -- Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu expressed hope that the 2019 presidential election would run in a safe and orderly manner. His optimism grew following the success...

Golkar Party stays solid to support Jokowi

Saturday, 30 Jun 2018 11:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Golkar Party secretary general Lodewijk F Paulus said the party chairman Airlangga Hartarto would not be promoted as 2019 presidential candidate. He asserted that it was...

Mega offers Mahathir strategic regional politics cooperation

Saturday, 30 Jun 2018 01:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's fifth President and PDI-P chair Megawati Soekarnoputri extended an offer for cooperation on strategic regional politics to Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohammad. They met in...

Vote for religious leaders: Ustaz Abdul Somad

Friday, 22 Jun 2018 03:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- Ustaz Abdul Somad (UAS) delivered his lecture in front of thousands of Padang residents in Masjid Raya West Sumatra on Thursday (June 21). In a grand...

It hurts to see elections split the community: Jokowi

Wednesday, 06 Jun 2018 18:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KARAWANG -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) reminds Indonesia Islamic leaders that the country is highly respected abroad as the world's largest Muslim country for its success in maintaining...

Fadli Zon hopes Democratic Party to join Gerindra coalition

Wednesday, 23 May 2018 03:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Gerindra Party General Deputy Chairman Fadli Zon said he would be glad if another parties wanted to join his party coalition. So far, there are several...

Megawati to meet with Airlangga on Sunday

Saturday, 05 May 2018 00:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP) Chairwoman Megawati Soekarnoputri to meet with Golkar Party Chairman Airlangga Hartarto on Sunday. According to PDIP General Secretary Hasto Kristiyanto,...

Jokowi to beat Prabowo: Pollster

Friday, 04 May 2018 16:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The survey result from Indonesian Political Indicator showed if presidential election was held today, Joko Widodo (Jokowi) would easily beat his rival, Prabowo Subianto. Jokowi's electability...

Presidential election content prohibited in pilkada campaign

Wednesday, 25 Apr 2018 20:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Regional head candidates are not allowed to campaign for the reelection of President Joko Widodo in their regional elections (pilkada) campaign. General Election Commission (KPU) commissioner,...

Abdul Hadi calls antipolitization of mosque as Hurgronje way

Tuesday, 24 Apr 2018 20:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Sufism expert and professor at Paramadina University, Abdul Hadi WM said the call from a group that called themselves as mosque anti-politization could be interpreted by...

People may question about mosque politicization: HNW

Tuesday, 24 Apr 2018 19:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) deputy chairman Hidayat Nur Wahid said Muslims are allowed to question efforts to use mosque for particular political agenda. Mosques and Islamic...

Vice Chairman of PAN supports SBY idea on forming third axis

Monday, 23 Apr 2018 22:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice Chairman of National Mandate Party (PAN) Viva Yoga Mauladi supported the idea to create the third axis in presidential election 2019. The discourse to bring...

Sodik explains Prabowo speech over attempted bribery

Monday, 23 Apr 2018 21:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of Central Leadership Board of Gerindra Party Sodik Mujahid recognized the video of Prabowo Subianto's speech posted in the party's Facebook account. According to Sodik,...

Fadli sees efforts to raise opinion Prabowo to be king maker

Monday, 23 Apr 2018 18:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice Chairman Fadli Zon asserted that the party has decided to name Prabowo Subianto as presidential candidate in 2019 election. He said Gerindra has not been...

SBY to meet with PKS chairman

Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 02:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Democratic Party general chairman, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) planned to meet with Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) chairman Sohibul Iman. The meeting was a part to explore...

PKS believes Prabowo's electability can compete Jokowi

Friday, 20 Apr 2018 19:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) Central Executive Board (DPP) chairman, Mardani Ali Sera believed Gerindra Party chief patron Prabowo Subianto's electability can compete the incumbent Joko Widodo...

No ambition to become president: Mahfud MD

Friday, 20 Apr 2018 06:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Former Chairman of the Constitutional Court Mahfud MD said he has no ambition to become president. However, it did not mean it was sign of a...

Gerindra seeks to meet requirements for presidential bid

Friday, 20 Apr 2018 03:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PALEMBANG -- Gerindra is busy meeting the requirements needed for the party to be able to nominate its general chairman, Prabowo Subianto, as its candidate for the presidential...

House speaker asks young voters to vote

Thursday, 19 Apr 2018 15:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- House of Representatives (DPR) speaker Bambang Soesatyo "Bamsoet" asked millennial generation to use their right to vote in 2018 regional elections and 2019 presidential election. He...

Hidayat Nur Wahid doubts Prabowo to run in 2019 election

Monday, 16 Apr 2018 21:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) deputy advisory chairman, Hidayat Nur Wahid said Gerindra Party chief patron Prabowo Subianto has not made any firm statement regarding his readiness...

Jokowi's electability still the highest: KedaiKOPI

Monday, 16 Apr 2018 16:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Jokowi's electability still remains the highest among his rivals, according to a survey by KedaiKOPI institute. Former military chief Gatot Nurmantyo and cleric TGB Zainul Madji...

About coalition, PAN: Just wait for the right time

Friday, 13 Apr 2018 05:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Mandate Party (PAN) said it wants to create national coalition with friendship nuance in the run up to the presidential election next year. On...

'Generals in Jokowi's circle not assigned to fight Prabowo'

Thursday, 12 Apr 2018 20:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Presidential Chief of Staff Gen. (ret.) Moeldoko denied the presence of Indonesian Military (TNI) retired generals in the government's circle was a strategy to fight Prabowo...

PKS and PAN surely to support Prabowo: Observer

Thursday, 12 Apr 2018 19:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Political observer at Paramadina University, Toto Sugiarto said Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) and National Mandate Party (PAN) surely would support Prabowo Subianto. Both parties were believed...

Good for Prabowo to compete in presidential race: Luhut

Sunday, 08 Apr 2018 22:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Maritime Affairs Coordinating Minister Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan said he did not encourage Prabowo Subianto to run as a presidential candidate in the 2019 presidential race. However,...

Luhut, Prabowo close friends: Jokowi

Sunday, 08 Apr 2018 22:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SUKABUMI -- President Joko Widodo admitted there is nothing unusual with the meeting of the Coordinating Minister for Martime Affairs, Luhut Binsar Panjaitan with Gerindra Prabowo Subianto Party...

Election should not leave grudge: Jokowi

Sunday, 08 Apr 2018 21:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SUKABUMI -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) appealed to the public not to damage their relationship only because of differences of opinion and choice in the implementation of elections....

Now I have the rights to vote, to run in election: Gatot

Tuesday, 03 Apr 2018 18:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Former Indonesian Military (TNI) commander Gatot Nurmayanto said he would still dedicating his life for Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia (NKRI). After officially retiring...

Kiai Ma'ruf asks Prabowo to clearly mention elite's names

Tuesday, 03 Apr 2018 03:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Ulemas Council (MUI) chairman, Kiai Ma'ruf Amin advised Gerindra Party chief patron Prabowo Subianto to mention the names of state elites which he considered have...

Prabowo less likely to pair with Gatot: PBB

Thursday, 29 Mar 2018 18:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Crescent Star Party (PBB) assessed former Indonesian Military (TNI) commander, Gatot Nurmayanto would not be carried by Gerindra Party as its party chief patron Prabowo...

I'm ready if the people need me: Prabowo

Thursday, 29 Mar 2018 16:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CIREBON -- Gerindra Party general chairman Prabowo Subianto said he would run in 2019 presidential election if the people needed him. He asserted that he will never be...