Joko Widodo

Jokowi Scrutinizes 100 Names for Ministerial Seats

The candidates hail from multiple backgrounds.

Jokowi Urges Prabowo Supporters Not to Damage Parks

“Don’t damage the parks,” said Jokowi.

Jokowi Wants Monorail Project Design Revised

PT Jakarta Monorail has not been able to provide a clear concept
of the monorail project.

Jokowi Named Best Governmental Figure

Jokowi defeats the other two nominees, viz. outgoing President
Yudhoyono and Surabaya Mayor Tri Rismaharini.

Jokowi: Ahok knows everything

Jokowi said that Ahok will have to deal with issues related to
flood, traffic, and housing.

Jokowi Agrees with Electricity Price Hike, Fuel Control

Joko Widodo has agreed with President Bambang Susilo Yudhoyono's
policies to increase electricity price and to cut fuel subsidy.

Prabowo Camp Rejects Reconcilation, Jokowi: It is Okay  

Reconciliation is called for when there is a conflict and we
don't have any, Jokowi says.

Jokowi Receives Congratulations from Kim Jong-Un

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Su-Yong extends congratulations
from Kim Jong-Un to Joko Widodo.

Jokowi to Establish Maritime Ministry

Jokowi says the Japanese government is interested in supporting
his programs on sea infrastructure.

Japan Foreign Affairs Minister Meets Jokowi; Mentions Mining Law

"We are sticking with the Mining Law. But technical matters can
be discussed again later," Jokowi says.

Jokowi Transition Team Must Evaluate Ministerial Posts

The inauguration of the transition office will ease the power
transition from President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono to President

Jokowi Denies Breaking Merah Putih Coalition

Jokowi has not had a conversation with either members or leaders
of Merah Putih Coalition.

PKB Demands Jokowi for Political Supports

PKB Chairman: Jokowi must accommodate political supports for us.

Jokowi Mulls to Remove Deputy Minister Posts

"Director generals should be enough to help with ministerial
tasks," Jokowi says.

Jokowi Needs to Announce Fuel Price Policy

Joko Widodo-Jusuf Kalla presidential pair has to announce fuel
price policy as soon as they are inaugurated in October.