Tuesday, 16 Ramadhan 1440 / 21 May 2019

Tuesday, 16 Ramadhan 1440 / 21 May 2019

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Maruf Amin says lose and win in election is normal

Monday, 13 May 2019 15:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice president candidate 01 Ma’ruf Amin said all parties should be more mature in democracy. His statement came to respond people power discourse.

According...

Maruf Amin welcomes meeting plan with Sandiaga

Wednesday, 08 May 2019 00:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A vice president candidate of incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), Ma’ruf Amin said, he does not have plan to hold iftar this Ramadhan with vice president...

When Padang food dragged into Indonesia's election

Wednesday, 01 May 2019 08:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- The recent parliamentary and presidential elections ran peacefully despite miseries, caused by the deaths of so many working committee members of polling stations, members of elections...

No more simultaneous elections: KPU

Wednesday, 24 Apr 2019 11:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The 2019 simultaneous election with ballots for five electoral groups will not be held again because it is ineffective and out of capacity, the General Election...

Jokowi condoles death of over 90 election officers

Tuesday, 23 Apr 2019 17:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Calling them democracy's heroes, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has expressed his deepest condolences over the deaths of 91 election officers, in the single-day presidential and legislative...

Indonesia holds most complex election

Tuesday, 23 Apr 2019 03:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia held the world's biggest and most complex single-day vote on April 17, 2019, where 192 million people queued up at some 810 thousand polling stations...

Early counts show Jokowi winning 54.76 percent of vote: KPU

Monday, 22 Apr 2019 18:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The preliminary election result from the General Election Commission's (KPU's) Ballot Count Information System (Situng) showed incumbent Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Ma'ruf Amin securing 11,608,261 votes...

Prabowo team to report ballot entry mistake to DKPP

Saturday, 20 Apr 2019 07:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Jakarta campaign team of Prabowo Subianto (BPP DKI) will report the General Election Commission (KPU) and the East Jakarta KPU office to the Honorary Council...

Prabowo calls on supporters to guard ballot boxes

Wednesday, 17 Apr 2019 19:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- As voting came to a close on Wednesday, presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto urged his supporters to guard the ballot boxes."Stay focused and guard the ballot boxes...

JK says political disparity won't cause conflict

Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019 19:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla (JK) said political disparuty in the community would not cause prolonged conflict or even divide people of Indonesia. The differences in the...

Flood submerged 210 polling stations in Bandung district

Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019 18:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Flooding submerged 210 polling stations in Bandung District, West Java Province, in the lead-up to the polling day on Wednesday. Flood leaving local election committees with...

Special force of Air Force to secure polling day

Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019 18:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu voiced the readiness of the Special Force of the Indonesian Air Force to assist in safeguarding the implementation of the legislative...

Jokowi seeks Saudi cooperation to promulgate tolerant Islam

Monday, 15 Apr 2019 18:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) took the opportunity of his meeting with Saudi Junior Foreign Minister Adel Al Jubeir in Riyadh, Sunday, to seek Saudi Arabia's...

Indonesian millennials dominate the voting in Beijing

Sunday, 14 Apr 2019 16:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- Millennials dominated the voting for the 2019 election at the Indonesian Embassy in Beijing on Sunday.

Not only voting, millennials were also involved in the...

KPU urge to audit its IT system

Friday, 12 Apr 2019 13:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- Indonesia's General Elections Commission (KPU) is suggested to audit its information technology system ahead of the parliamentary and presidential elections, a noted cyber security expert said. 

Parliamentary...

Vote result abroad was hoax: Erick Thohir

Thursday, 11 Apr 2019 05:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) - Ma’ruf Amin national campaign team (TKN) Erick Thohir denied any information which says there was early result of 2019...

Erick Thohir invites rival team to compete on programs

Wednesday, 13 Mar 2019 13:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- National Campaign Team (TKN) Chairman of Joko Widodo (Jokowi)-Ma’ruf Amin, Erick Thohir, invited the rival team to compete on programs. He said both candidates' teams were...

KPU deletes names of 101 foreigners from voters' list

Thursday, 07 Mar 2019 16:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The General Elections Commission (KPU) has removed the names of 101 foreigners holding Indonesia's electronic identity (e-ID) cards from the final voters' list (DPT) for the...

Three social cards of Jokowi will not burden budget: Mulyani

Tuesday, 26 Feb 2019 02:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati revealed that President Joko Widodo's (Jokowi's) plan to issue three new cards as a medium for channeling social assistance would not...

We will not tolerate corruption: Prabowo

Sunday, 24 Feb 2019 01:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MEDAN -- Presidential candidate number 02 Prabowo Subianto reiterated his zero-tolerance stance to corruption in the country. He expressed readiness to take stern measures against corruptors.

"We...

Muslim voters cannot be associated with certain parties

Saturday, 23 Feb 2019 11:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Director of Public Opinion & Policy Research - Populi Center Usep S. Ahyar said that voters could not be associated with certain political parties merely based...

Jokowi is not against ulema: Nasdem politician

Saturday, 23 Feb 2019 08:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TOLITOLI -- General Treasurer of the Nasdem Party Central Leadership Council (DPP) Ahmad M Ali stated that Joko Widodo (Jokowi), as a presidential candidate, was not an anti-cleric,...

Jokowi says he shares sound ties with Anies Baswedan

Friday, 22 Feb 2019 18:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) brushed aside allegations of any friction in his relations with Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan. He confirmed that they shared good ties.

Thousands of Muslims gather in Monas to pray for Indonesia

Friday, 22 Feb 2019 15:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Thousands of Muslim worshipers gathered in the National Monument (Monas) Square here on Thursday evening to seek the mercy of almighty Allah Subhanahu Wata'ala for Indonesia...

Maruf urges ulemas to learn the context of Quran verses

Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 22:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAKASSAR -- Vice presidential candidate number 01, KH Ma'ruf Amin visited to Darul Ahsan's House of Recitation and Da'wah in Makassar, South Sulawesi,...

MUI hopes Munajat 212 to maintain ukhuwah islamiyah

Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 21:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Deputy Chairman of the Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI), Zainut Tauhid Saadi, hoped that Munajat 212 event held at the National Monument, Jakarta on Thursday, dedicated to...

LSI survey says PDIP superior in millennials segment

Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 19:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The results of the Denny JA Indonesia Survey Circle (LSI) survey showed that the Indonesian Democratic party of Struggle (PDIP) won the millennial voters segment....

Maruf Amin visits tomb of prominent ulema Sheikh Yusuf

Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 17:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAKASSAR -- Candidate for Indonesian vice president Ma'ruf Amin visited the tomb of prominent Makassar ulema, Sheikh Yusuf, in Makassar on Thursday. He described Sheikh Yusuf as a...

Mahfud MD asserts Maruf can not be replaced by Ahok

Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 03:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SOLO -- Chairman of the Suluh Kebangsaan Movement Mahfud MD emphasized that it is impossible for Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (BTP) "Ahok" to replace vice presidential candidate number 01...

Maruf Amin receives Karaeng Manaba customary title

Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 22:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TAKALAR -- Vice presidential candidate Ma'ruf Amin has received the customary title of Karaeng Manaba. The customary title was given by the Karaeng Galesong Sultanate, during his visit...

Maruf asks Sandiaga not to be reluctant to oppose him

Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 18:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice presidential candidate KH Ma'ruf Amin advised his contender Sandiaga Uno to not feel reluctant to oppose his opinion during the third round of presidential election...

Sandiaga pledges to strive to boost economy of the people

Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 03:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PASURUAN -- Candidate for Vice President of the Republic of Indonesia, Sandiaga Uno, said he would continue to strive to boost the economy of the people. In addition,...

Govt always evaluates ministries' performance: Moeldoko

Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chief of Presidential Staff Moeldoko stressed that the Government's Working Cabinet always evaluates the ministries' performance. He made the remarked in response to the mission statement...

General elections tend to be hostile: Mahfud MD

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 19:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CIREBON -- Constitutional law expert Mahfud MD opined that the ongoing general election process tended to be hostile, as though it is no longer about selecting a leader....

Prabowo waves hand, smiles to Jokowi supporters in Surabaya

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 18:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA - Indonesian presidential candidate number 02 Prabowo Subianto attended the declaration of support of Jamaah Thoriqoh Sathoriah in Tambak Deres, Kenjeran, Surabaya, Tuesday (Feb 19). On the...

Greenpeace Indonesia regrets support for developing B20 fuel

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 03:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Environmental watchdog Greenpeace Indonesia has regretted the two Indonesian presidential candidates' support for developing 20 percent blended biodiesel (B20) fuel without guaranteeing environmental sustainability. Greenpeace Indonesia...

Presidential debate fails to mention climate change impacts

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 01:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Environmental Forum (Walhi) has expressed disappointment with Indonesia's presidential candidates for failing to mention the climate change impacts and forest issue during the second...

Jokowi explains debate data originated from the ministry

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 00:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CILEGON -- Data submitted during the 2019 Presidential Election debate was in accordance with the ministry's data, according to Presidential Candidate Number 01 Joko Widodo (Jokowi). The incumbent...

Prabowo shows partiality to the people's interest: Sandiaga

Monday, 18 Feb 2019 21:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice presidential candidate Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno expressed satisfaction over Prabowo Subianto's performance in the second round of Indonesia's presidential debate held at Sultan Hotel here on...

Import to maintain food stock availability: Jokowi

Monday, 18 Feb 2019 20:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Incumbent presidential candidate Joko Widodo (Jokowi) stated that rice import is aimed at ensuring food supply adequacy. "Why we import? To ensure the availability of food...