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#2019 presidential election

Gerindra hopes Prabowo will win 2019 election

Tuesday, 03 Oct 2017 19:36 WIB

JAKARTA -- Chairman of Central Board of Gerindra party, Ahmad Riza Patria, said Prabowo Subianto is still the party's best candidate for 2019 presidential election. He hoped Prabowo will win in the election.  Riza...

Parties must complete Sipol to register in 2019 election

Monday, 09 Oct 2017 23:02 WIB

JAKARTA -- General Election Commissions (KPU) reiterated political parties interested to register 2019 presidential election should complete the political party information system (Sipol). The policy was issued as regulation number 11 by KPU. "In...

Same old players in Pilpres, voters may prefer abstain: HNW

Thursday, 19 Oct 2017 07:02 WIB

JAKARTA -- Vice Chairman of the People's Consultative Assembly, Hidayat Nur Wahid (HNW) hoped the 2019 general election (Pilpres) will be lively and bring a lot of alternative candidates to the people.  Therefore, the...

Singapore's deputy PM says understand disquiet about presidential election

Friday, 22 Sep 2017 01:14 WIB

SINGAPORE -- Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam has said he understands people's concerns about this month's uncontested presidential election, which was reserved for members of the minority Malay community. "It is encouraging that...

Indigenous woman registers to run for Mexican presidency

Sunday, 08 Oct 2017 22:00 WIB

MEXICO CITY -- An indigenous woman backed by Mexico's rebel Zapatista movement registered on Saturday to run as an independent candidate in next year's presidential election, adding to a growing list of hopefuls...

May there will be no more despotism in Jakarta: Yusril

Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017 00:16 WIB

JAKARTA -- Chairman of the Star Cresent party (PBB) Yusril Ihza Mahendra expected Anies Baswedan and Sandiaga Uno able to make Jakarta a better, fairer and more dignified city. Moreover, the people have...

37 Orang Dilaporkan Tewas Saat Memprotes Pemilu Kenya

Monday, 09 Oct 2017 20:22 WIB

NAIROBI -- Sedikitnya 37 orang tewas dalam demonstrasi menyusul pengumuman hasil pemilihan di Kenya. Tiga diantara korban tewas yaitu anak-anak.Dilansir dari Aljazirah, Senin (9/10), Komisi Nasional Hak Asasi Manusia Kenya mengatakan korban tewas...

Please refrain to bring up sensitive issue: Tito Karnavian

Saturday, 23 Sep 2017 16:07 WIB

PURWOKERTO -- National Police Chief Gen. Tito Karnavian called on all parties not to raise sensitive issues as it could reopen old wound. "Please refrain. Do not bring up sensitive issues in the middle...

KPU to close registration in 2019 legislative election today

Monday, 16 Oct 2017 14:10 WIB

JAKARTA -- Commissioner of General Elections Commission (KPU) Wahyu Setiawan said the registration for political parties to run in the 2019 legislative election would be closed on Monday (October 16). He revealed up...

DPR: Presidential Threshold tak Langgar Asas Moralitas

Thursday, 05 Oct 2017 14:48 WIB

JAKARTA -- Mahkamah Konstitusi kembali menggelar sidang uji manteri UU Pemilu Pasal 222 tentang ambang batas pengajuan calon presiden (presidential threshold), Kamis (5/10). Agenda sidang kali ini adalah mendengar keterangan dari DPR, yang...

Lukman: Gugatan Presidential Threshold tak Substansial

Thursday, 05 Oct 2017 15:41 WIB

JAKARTA -- Mantan Ketua Pansus RUU Pemilu Lukman Edy mengatakan, belum melihat adanya perdebatan substansial terkait gugatan Pasal  222 UU Pemilu tentang ambang batas pengajuan Capres (presidential threshold) yang diajukan sejumlah pihak. Lukman...

Effendi: Presidential Threshold Rugikan Hak Politik Rakyat

Thursday, 05 Oct 2017 16:19 WIB

JAKARTA -- Pakar Komunikasi politik Effendi Gazali menjadi salah satu pihak yang mengajukan gugatan Pasal 222 UU Pemilu tentang ambang batas pengajuan Capres (Presidential threshold). Effendi menilai penerapan presidential threshold dapat merugikan hak...

Lima: PT Semakin Sulitkan Tokoh Baru Maju di Pilpres 2019

Thursday, 12 Oct 2017 18:31 WIB

JAKARTA -- Pengamat politik dari Lingkar Madani Indonesia (Lima) Ray Rangkuti menilai, peluang munculnya tokoh-tokoh baru dalam Pilpres 2019 semakin berat. Salah satunya karena diberlakukannya ambang batas pengajuan Capres (presidential threshold) sebesar 20...

Gerindra Harap Putusan MK Penuhi Rasa Keadilan Berdemokrasi

Saturday, 14 Oct 2017 06:30 WIB

JAKARTA -- Partai Gerindra berharap Mahkamah Konstitusi (MK) mempertimbangan rasa keadilan berdemokrasi saat memutuskan gugatan UU Nomor 7 Tahun 2017 tentang Pemilu. Gerindra yakin, tidak diterapkannya presidential threshold sebesar 20 persen pada Pemilu...

Yusril Anggap Ketentuan Presidential Threshold tak Rasional

Tuesday, 03 Oct 2017 19:27 WIB

JAKARTA -- Ketua Umum DPP Partai Bulan Bintang (PBB), Yusril Ihza Mahendra mempertanyakan rasionalitas ketentuan ambang batas pencalonan presiden (presidential threshold) yang dianggapnya tidak rasional digunakan dalam Pemilu Serentak 2019."Kalau pemilu itu dilaksanakan...