Joko Widodo

Joko Widodo Resignation Discussed Today

The meeting will discuss as to when Jokowi will officially
step down from the capital's top seat.

Jokowi to Submit Resignation Letter to President

"I will submit my resignation to the president through Home
Affairs Minister," said Jokowi.

Jokowi Dismisses Rumors of Fuel Price Hike in November

Jokowi says he has yet to decide whether to increase the
prices of subsidized fuels.

City Council to Discuss Jokowi's Resignation  

The Jakarta City Council will conduct a meeting to discuss the
resignation of Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo.

Regional Elections Bill Limits Control over Regions, says Expert

The passing of regional elections bill would increase the
possibility of Red-and-White coalition parties to occupy governor
posts in Indonesia.

Democrats Walk Out of House Meeting, Jokowi: Note That

The people must note the parties that take away their
political right, the president-elect says.

Jokowi to Reform Pertamina, Eradicate Oil and Gas Mafia

Reforms at Pertamina will be the main target of the next
Energy and Mineral Resources minister and Pertamina director,
Jokowi says.

Jokowi: Ask Ahok, Please

The president-elect says the authority to handle issues in
the capital was handed to Deputy Governor Basuki "Ahok"
Tjahaja Purnama on September 20.

Ministerial Meeting Budget Exceeds MRT Expenses

The cost of the construction of the MRT project is Rp16
trillion. The budget for ministerial and official meetings,
meanwhile, is Rp18 trillion.

NGOs Want Jokowi to Establish Agrarian Conflict Resolution Agency

Joko Widodo-Jusuf Kalla government must be able to take actions
required to solve agrarian conflicts in the first one hundred

PKS: 'Jokowi is Not Confident Enough'  

PKS Secretary General, Fahri Hamzah, views that Jokowi is not
confident due to minimum support in the parliamentary.

Jokowi Prepares 'E-Blusukan' to Save Trip Budget  

IT observer doubts that the concept of e-blusukan can save the
government travel budgets, suggesting online meetings instead.

Jokowi to Adopt Solo's One-Stop Service for Business Permit  

The central government has prepared a one-roof service integrated

Jokowi: Vehicle Restriction Not Solution to Bogor Congestion

The policy will spark protests from Bogor's surrounding
cities, the president-elect says.

Jokowi to Open 2.5 Million Acres of Rice Fields in Sulawesi

Jokowi plans to open a million hectares of rice fields in
Sulawesi to replace paddies in Java that have been converted for
other uses.