Friday, July 12, 2024

Tag: Politic & Social

With the 79th Indonesia Independence Day celebration approaching in a month, rumors have emerged regarding President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s potential delay in relocating his office to the new capital city, Nusantara (IKN). […]
Golkar Party has named businessman Jusuf Hamka, also known as Babah Alun, as their candidate for Deputy Jakarta Governorship, alongside Kaesang Pangarep, Chairman of the Indonesian Solidarity Party (PSI), in the upcoming Jakarta gubernatorial election. […]
All nine factions in Commission VI of the House of Representatives (DPR) have expressed their support for the proposed US$2.73 billion State Capital Injection for State-owned Enterprises for the 2025 fiscal year. […]
As the winner of the 2024 Presidential Election Prabowo Subianto prepares to assume State leadership, the Secretary of the Task Force for the Job Creation Law, Arif Budimanta, expressed hope that the implementation of the Job Creation Law will continue under the new administration. […]
Commissioners of the General Elections Commission (KPU) have appointed Mochammad Afifuddin as Acting KPU Chairman, replacing Hasyim Asy’ari, who has been dismissed for ethical violations. […]
The 2024 General Elections are being criticized as a significant regression for women’s representation, largely due to the Election Commission’s (KPU) handling of the affirmative policy requiring a minimum of 30 percent female legislative candidates. […]
The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (ESDM) said that business entities of religious mass organizations (ormas) also have the opportunity to manage mineral mining in Indonesia although the priority special mining business permit (WIUPK) area on offer are for coal mining. […]
Jakarta − The 20th CITIC CLSA ASEAN Forum began on Tuesday, June 11, 2024, bringing altogether over 600 delegates from 16 countries, including more than 300 institutional investors and 300 senior executives from 110 of the region’s top growth companies. […]
Research conducted by experts at Ternate-based Khairun University highlights the severe impact of nickel mining on marine sedimentation and public health, especially in the coastal areas near East Halmahera regency, North Maluku province. […]
The Indonesian Nickel Miners Association (APNI) has confirmed that the lifespan of Indonesia’s nickel reserves remains extensive, with significant untapped potential still available for exploration. […]
Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) has officially nominated Anies Baswedan and Sohibul Iman as their candidates for governorship and deputy governorship of Jakarta. […]
Amid growing concerns over the politicization of Indonesia’s legal system, the Nurcholish Madjid Society (NCMS) recently hosted a public discussion titled “Law as a Political Weapon,” addressing the alarming trends in selective law enforcement and the potential rise of authoritarianism. […]
Former West Java Governor Ridwan “Emil” Kamil is gaining traction as a potential candidate for the Jakarta gubernatorial race, securing the backing of at least Golkar Party and the National Mandate Party (PAN). […]
President-elect Prabowo Subianto has unveiled a “synchronization task force” composed entirely of senior members from his Gerindra Party, signaling a move to ensure seamless transition from outgoing to incoming administration. […]
President-elect Prabowo Subianto is reportedly planning to increase Indonesia’s debt ratio to nearly 50 percent of its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) over the next five years intended to support Prabowo’s presidential programs. […]
For the first time since its founding in 1977, the United Development Party (PPP) will not have representation in the House of Representatives (DPR) for the 2024-2029 membership term. […]
A number of members of the Prabowo Subianto-Gibran Rakabuming Raka election winning team (TKN) have been awarded management supervision posts within Indonesia’s State-owned enterprises (SOEs) in post-2024 presidential election. […]
The Muslim-based National Awakening Party (PKB) has endorsed former Governor Anies Baswedan as its sole candidate for the upcoming Jakarta gubernatorial election in November. […]
Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto met with Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman (MBS) in Jeddah on Wednesday, June 12, 2024, discussing measures to expand Indonesia-Saudi bilateral relations and global issues, including the situation in Palestine. […]
Minister of Defense, Prabowo Subianto, told a recent international forum in Jordan that the establishment of a Palestinian state is the real solution to resolve the ongoing conflict in Gaza. […]
Amman − Indonesian MInister of Defense, Prabowo Subianto, held a meeting with US Secretary of State Antony John Blinken, in Amman, Jordan, on Tuesday, June 11, 2024, discussing efforts to seek a peaceful solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict. […]
Minister of Finance, Sri Mulyani Indrawati, says spatial poverty remains a significant challenge for Indonesia that the government is actively working to reduce poverty levels in line with the improving national economic growth. […]
Minister of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Sakti Wahyu Trenggono, recently revealed Indications of modern slavery practices in Indonesia’s national waters, with alarming evidence pointing to activities in Maluku. […]
Jordan − Indonesian Minister of Defense Prabowo Subianto met with Jordan’s King Abdullah Hussein in Amman, Jordan, on Monday, June 10, 2024. He is in Jordan to attend the high-level conference ‘Call for Action: Urgent Humanitarian Response for Gaza’ held today, June 11, 2024. […]
JAKARTA − Chairman of the Center of Energy and Resources Indonesia (CERI), Yusri Usman, has alleged that President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo broke the law when issuing Government Regulation No. 25/2024 on the Implementation of Mineral and Coal Mining Activities which contradicts Law No. 3/2020 on Mineral and Coal Mining. […]
Jordan − Indonesian Minister of Defense Prabowo Subianto arrived at Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA), Amman, Jordan, on Monday, June 10, 2024, to attend the high-level conference dubbed Call for Action: Emergency Humanitarian Response for Gaza. […]
Chairman of the National Democratic (NasDem) Party, Surya Paloh, has announced their support for Ilham Akbar Habibie to run in the West Java gubernatorial election. […]
Minister of Investment/Head of Investment Coordinating Board Bahlil Lahadalia says the government’s decision to grant mining business permit for religious organizations is in return to their past services during and after the country’s struggle for independence. […]
A recent survey reveals that former Jakarta Governors Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama and Anies Baswedan are the leading candidates for the Jakarta governorship position for the 2024-2029 term. […]
Labor unions are set to open discussions on the Public Housing Savings program, known as Tapera, when President-elect Prabowo Subianto takes office. […]