The National Industry and Economic Committee (KEIN) has made a new proposal to President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo to set up a new economic team in his next Cabinet to help the country reach a higher growth target in GDP.
Businesspeople have expressed their concerns over post-election uncertainty, following losing presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto’s rejection of incumbent Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s victory as announced by the General Elections Commission (KPU).
The words “people power” have been thrown around too loosely in the past couple of weeks. Soon after early vote counts indicated that incumbent President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo would win a second term, supporters of Gerindra Party chairman Prabowo Subianto
US internet giant Google, whose Android mobile operating system powers most of the world's smartphones, said it was beginning to cut ties with China's Huawei, which Washington considers a national security threat.
The Elections Supervisory Agency (Bawaslu) concluded on Thursday (May 16) that the General Elections Commission (KPU) committed administrative violations in relation to the operation of its online ballot tabulation and with regard to pollsters.
The United States Embassy in Indonesia has issued a travel warning for its citizens traveling in Indonesia next week, cautioning them of expected street protests against the result of last month's presidential election