President Jokowi to S&P Delegates: Many Abandoned Projects Have Been Successfully Completed

President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo received 5 (five) delegates of Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Rating Services led by its Managing Director Guy Deslondes at the Merdeka Palace, on Tuesday (10/5) morning. Minister of Finance Bambang Brodjonegoro said that the visit of five delegates is an annual event for reviewing Indonesia’s rating investment, particularly portfolio investments. “This […]

State visit of President of Indonesia to India

H.E. Joko Widodo, President of Indonesia is on a state visit to India from 12-13 December, 2016 at the invitation of Prime Minister Sh. Narendra Modi. This is the first visit of President Joko Widodo to India after assuming power in October 2014. President Jokowi is accompanied by his spouse, Mrs Iriana Widodo, as many […]

Indonesia encourages entrepreneurship among millennials

The Indonesian Solidarity Party (PSI) held an event in Central Jakarta on Sunday entitled “The Mighty Generations: The Future Is In Your Hands,” seeking to promote entrepreneurship among young people. The event featured, among others, JakCloth co-founder Andro Rohmana Putera, KokBisa YouTube channel co-founder Gerald Sebastian and Giring Ganesha, lead vocalist of popular pop band […]

Putin thanks Trump for help in foiling attack plot

Russian President Vladimir Putin thanked his US counterpart Donald Trump on Sunday for the CIA’s help in thwarting a planned attack in Saint Petersburg, the second time in a week that the leaders have exchanged praise. Putin spoke by phone with Trump to convey his gratitude for intelligence supplied by the CIA which allowed Russia’s […]

Germany vows to fight local and ‘imported’ anti-Semitism

Germany should appoint an anti-Semitism commissioner to counter growing hate speech against Jews and Israel from both its home-grown far right and the immigrant community, the interior minister said Sunday. Thomas de Maiziere spoke days after protesters in Berlin burnt Israeli flags to protest the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. “Every […]

12 parties selected to enter factual verification process

The General Elections Commission (KPU) said on Friday that 12 out of 14 political parties attending administrative assessments for their participation in the 2019 presidential and legislative elections had been selected to enter the factual verification stage. Meanwhile, two other parties, namely the Berkarya Party and the Garuda Party, failed in the administrative assessments. The […]

Rahul Gandhi’s Speech on AICC meet

It is an honour for me to speak to you. Last year, at a similar gathering  of colleagues and friends, I spoke about the optimism and energy that  has built this great nation. The same energy that is unleashing an  unstoppable democratic upsurge in our country today. For the last ten years, we have had […]