The government has acknowledged that the social assistance data it has on disadvantaged people and citizens affected by the Covid-19 epidemic is incomplete.
Indeed, Bank Indonesia still has little room to lower interest rates. However, this policy will not necessarily be effective in increasing growth. Why?
"Middle income trap" has appeared again in the first paragraph of the inaugural address of the 2019-2024 President and Vice President.
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo in his inauguration speech at the People’s Consultative Assembly (MPR) on Oct. 20 said that he would streamline the structures of echelon 3, echelon 4, and echelon in the bureaucracy.
President Joko Widodo inaugurated 12 deputy ministers at the Presidential Palace in Jakarta on Friday (25/10/2019), in an effort to boost the effectiveness of the Indonesia Onward Cabinet.
Following the swearing in of Cabinet members, it is time for President Jokowi's government to fulfill his campaign promises. Solidarity is needed to overcome various challenges.
With large political capital combined with the experience of his five years in government, it is very natural many circles expect that President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo's second term Cabinet will be more effective.
As times goes by and state leadership changes, presidents adopt different styles to form their cabinets.