Jokowi converses with students on disaster mitigation education

Banten, Feb. 18 -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) engaged in a conversation with several students at the Panimbang Jaya Elementary School, Pandeglang District, Banten Province, on Monday. Jokowi visi... Read More

Firm steps needed to improve Indonesia: Jokowi

Jakarta, Feb. 18 -- Incumbent presidential candidate Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has stated that Indonesia needs firm steps to make good policies for its nation. It is not easy to manage such large country ... Read More

Prabowo vows to take stern measures against environmental polluters

Jakarta, Feb. 18 -- Presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto would take stern measures against companies that caused environmental damage, if he is elected president for the 2019-2024 term. "If I am g... Read More

Development of infrastructure less efficient: Prabowo

Jakarta, Feb. 18 -- The development of infrastructure during Joko Widodo's government was less efficient, presidential candidate number 02, Prabowo Subianto remarked. "A lot of infrastructures projec... Read More

Jokowi's B100 vision difficult to achieve: Indef

Jakarta, Feb. 18 -- Incumbent presidential candidate Joko Widodo's (Jokowi) vision to develop 100 percent blended biodiesel (B100) will be difficult to achieve, Director of Institute for Development o... Read More

Import to maintain food stock availability: Jokowi

Jakarta, Feb. 18 -- Incumbent presidential candidate Joko Widodo stated that rice import is aimed at ensuring food supply adequacy. "Why we import? To ensure the availability of food stock, to stabil... Read More

Explosion near presidential debate venue caused by firecrackers: police

Jakarta, Feb. 18 -- The explosion heard in the Gelora Bung Karno sports complex in Senayan, Central Jakarta, on Sunday night was caused by firecrackers. Jakarta Police chief Insp. Gen. Gatot Eddy Pram... Read More

Land distribution to improve people's access to working capital: Jokowi

Jakarta, Feb. 18 -- Incumbent president Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said, distribution of land to the people is aimed at encouraging the access to working capital. "In the past two years we have distributed... Read More

Bauxite mining activities continue despite ban

Bintan, Feb. 17 -- Bauxite mining on the islands of Angkut, Dendang and Bukit Batu in Bintan District, Riau Islands Province, still continue despite a ban on mining activities on small islands. Head ... Read More

Second round debate comprises six segments

Jakarta, Feb. 17 -- The second round of presidential debate that will be held at Hotel Sultan here on Sunday night comprises six segments, with the two presidential candidates picking random questions... Read More