Tuesday, January 28, 2020 | 21:19 WIB

Corruptors should be banned from ever running again

IO, Jakarta - Indonesia Corruption Watch (ICW) supports the plan to prohibit former convicted corruptors from running for any position in the 2020 Regional Head Elections. Coordinator of ICW’s Political Corruption Division Donal Fariz...

Government cares for elderly

IO, Jakarta – The ever-increasing number of an aging population and the effort of all countries to improve economic growth were the focus of Japanese Premier Shinzo Abe in the recent G20 summit. The current...

The Functional Groups’ challenge in getting the #1 Party slot in 2024

IO, Jakarta – Functional Group (Golongan Karya – “Golkar”) Party’s Candidate General Chairman Airlangga Hartarto is deemed to consolidate all elements of Golkar during the 2019 Elections. Therefore, the Party’s Young Activist Network (Jaringan Aktivis Muda...

Jokowi: “No plans to meet SBY yet”

IO, Jakarta – The Democrat Party, despite its initial consolidation with President Joko Widodo, has yet to determine whether they wish to position themselves within the Government or outside of it. However, until this moment,...
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Law and justice: The game of puppeteers

IO, Jakarta – Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno’s statement about the law being misused to attack one’s opponents and protect one’s allies is a reality during President Joko Widodo’s era. How could it be otherwise? More...

Election is coming: don’t make the wrong choice (again)!

IO - This year, we are in a political year, to be specific an electoral political year. Colossal Regional Elections were held simultaneously on 27 June 2018 in 17 provinces, 39 municipalities, and 115...

Getting down to business

IO - Over the past week there has been plenty of commentary about Indonesia’s presidential candidates’ choices for their running mates.  Editorials by the mainstream press, whose owners enjoy cozy relations with the Jokowi...

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