Joko widodo Archive

  • The sometimes rocky Australia-Indonesia relations have been given a major shot in the arm with the meetings between Prime Minister Turnbull and President Joko Widodo the weekend before last – and again today. Australia’s relations with Indonesia are complex, broad-ranging and arguably more challenging than any of our major bilateral relationships. As […]

    A trade breakthrough with Indonesia is only for the patient

    The sometimes rocky Australia-Indonesia relations have been given a major shot in the arm with the meetings between Prime Minister Turnbull and President Joko Widodo the weekend before last – and again today. Australia’s relations with Indonesia are complex, broad-ranging and arguably more challenging than any of our major bilateral relationships. As […]

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  • By Chris Manning Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has announced a comprehensive package of reforms aimed at reducing inflation and stabilising the exchange rate, stimulating demand through deregulation and direct support, with a special focus on creating more jobs in small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and across urban and rural communities.The […]

    Jokowi takes his first shot at economic reform

    By Chris Manning Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has announced a comprehensive package of reforms aimed at reducing inflation and stabilising the exchange rate, stimulating demand through deregulation and direct support, with a special focus on creating more jobs in small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and across urban and rural communities.The […]

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