Saturday, January 18, 2020 | 18:06 WIB

SBY asserts support for two-term presidency limit

IO, Jakarta – The dynamic Indonesia political atmosphere has resulted in the appearance of various issues, one of which is the extension of the two-term limit of the presidency (10 years) to three...

Airlangga appoints former rival as Party’s Deputy General Chairman

 IO, Jakarta – When Airlangga Hartarto was unanimously elected as the General Chairman of the Functional Group (Golongan Karya – “Golkar”) Party in the Party’s 10th National Conference (Musyawarah Nasional – “Munas”)...

Gerindra refuse to nominate ex-convicts for 2020 elections

IO, Jakarta - Early December, the General Elections Commission (KPU) issued Regulation (PKPU) Number 18 Year 2019 concerning the Second Amendment to Regulation Number 3 Year 2017 concerning the Nomination of the Election of the Governor...

President pushes Chief of Police to solve the Novel Baswedan case within days

IO, Jakarta – ln view of the World Anti-Corruption Day on 9 December, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) reminds the Indonesian Police Force that the case of the acid attack on senior Corruption Eradication Commission (...

Hasto: “PDIP not elites: Cadres must go down and meet the people”

IO, Jakarta – In preparation for the 2020 simultaneous Regional Elections, Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (Partai Demokrasi Indonesia Perjuangan – “PDIP”)’s General Secretary Hasto Kristiyanto urges all of the Party’s cadres to...

KPU urges e-summary vote count in 2020 Regional Elections

IO, Jakarta – Nearing the 2020 simultaneous Regional Elections, the Elections Commission (Komisi Pemilihan Umum – “KPU”) and the Elections Monitoring Agency (Badan Pengawas Pemilihan Umum – “Bawaslu”) are urging the Government...

National ability to produce primary weaponry equipment something to be proud of. Prabowo: “I...

IO, Jakarta – When tasked with the duty to improve the participation of domestic defense in the procurement of primary weaponry equipment (alat utama sistem persenjataan – “alutsista”), Minister of Defense and Security Prabowo Subianto...

Supreme Court grants Idrus Marham appeal

IO, Jakarta - The Supreme Court (MA) has agreed to hear the appeal filed by former Golkar Party Secretary-General Idrus Marham regarding the corruption case of the Riau-1 PLTU. Idrus's sentence, which was originally five...

Bobby Afif Nasution runs for Medan mayor

IO, Jakarta – It still isn’t clear whether or not President Joko Widodo’s eldest son, Gibran Rakabuming Raka, will run for Mayor of Solo. Jokowi’s son-in-law, Muhammad Bobby Afif Nasution, however, has registered...

Constitutional law experts: President is not a symbol of state

IO, Jakarta - PDIP politician Junimart Girsang, called political observer “Rocky Gerung”, is accused of having abused the country’s symbols by saying President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) does not understand Pancasila. 

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