Jokowi gives 6 major directives, from pandemic handling to the economy

Presiden Joko Widodo
President Jokowi presiding over the Plenary Cabinet Meeting (Source: Presidential Secretariat)

Jakarta, IO – President Joko Widodo gave a number of directives, ranging from pandemic handling to global economic turmoil, during the Plenary Cabinet Meeting at the State Palace on Monday (9/5).

“I want all of us to continue to concentrate on ongoing issues related to the pandemic as well as those related to the global economic turmoil which has created uncertainty for the economies in all countries,” said Jokowi, according to the official website of the Presidential Secretariat, Tuesday (10/5).

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On the first directive pertaining to Covid-19 pandemic, President Jokowi confirmed that Community Activity Restrictions (PPKM) would continue to be implemented even though daily cases in the country had decreased.