Monday, 10 Zulqaidah 1439 / 23 July 2018

Monday, 10 Zulqaidah 1439 / 23 July 2018

INDEX BERITA

Jokowi acknowledges Cak Imin, Rommy competing for VP slot

Saturday, 21 Jul 2018 03:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has acknowledged the competition between two party leaders vying to become his running mate in the 2019 presidential race. Muhaimin Iskandar (Cak...

Ma'ruf clarifies rumor about him being Jokowi running mate

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 20:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Ulema Council Chairman KH Ma'ruf Amin got confused with the rumor saying he has been nominated as incumbent President Joko...

LIPI latest survey: Jokowi is not safe

Friday, 20 Jul 2018 07:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) held the latest survey related to 2019 presidential election. The survey result stated that electability of President Joko Widodo is...

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...

Gerindra waits Jokowi to determine Prabowo’s running mate

Tuesday, 10 Jul 2018 15:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Gerindra Party Central Executive Board (DPP) chairman Desmond J Mahesa said the determination of Prabowo Subianto’s running mate would be like chess game. The party will...

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...

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,...

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...

Jokowi asks PMII cadres to develop ethical politics

Wednesday, 18 Apr 2018 03:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG --President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has asked the cadres of the Indonesian Islamic Students Movement (PMII) to develop a complete ethical political culture in the country. Jokowi made...

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...

PAN to decide support to Prabowo after Rakernas: Zulkifli

Thursday, 12 Apr 2018 07:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of National Mandate Party (PAN) Zulkifli Hasan said the party has not decided its support to Prabowo Subianto in the 2019 presidential election although he attended...

Prabowo to declare presidential candidacy in Banyumas

Wednesday, 11 Apr 2018 19:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- Gerindra Party confirmed that Prabowo Subianto would not declare his bid for presidency on Wednesday (April 11) night as widely rumored. Gerindra Party Vice Chairman, Arief Poyuono...

Gerindra officially names Prabowo as presidential candidate

Wednesday, 11 Apr 2018 16:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- Prabowo Subianto to run in the presidential election for the third time in 2019. Gerindra Party has officially name him as its presidential candidate during a national...

PKS urges Prabowo to declare president candidacy

Tuesday, 10 Apr 2018 19:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) Central Executive Board (DPP) chairman, Mardani Ali Sera hoped Gerindra Party to immediately declare its presidential candidate in 2019 presidential election. His statement...

Sohibul says Jokowi might lose against empty box

Monday, 09 Apr 2018 20:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) chairman Mohamad Sohibul Iman said President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) could lost in a battle against an empty boxes in 2019 presidential election. His...