Wednesday, 13 Rajab 1440 / 20 March 2019

Wednesday, 13 Rajab 1440 / 20 March 2019

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Erick Thohir invites rival team to compete on programs

Wednesday, 13 Mar 2019 13:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- National Campaign Team (TKN) Chairman of Joko Widodo (Jokowi)-Ma’ruf Amin, Erick Thohir, invited the rival team to compete on programs. He said both candidates' teams were...

KPU deletes names of 101 foreigners from voters' list

Thursday, 07 Mar 2019 16:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The General Elections Commission (KPU) has removed the names of 101 foreigners holding Indonesia's electronic identity (e-ID) cards from the final voters' list (DPT) for the...

Three social cards of Jokowi will not burden budget: Mulyani

Tuesday, 26 Feb 2019 02:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati revealed that President Joko Widodo's (Jokowi's) plan to issue three new cards as a medium for channeling social assistance would not...

We will not tolerate corruption: Prabowo

Sunday, 24 Feb 2019 01:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MEDAN -- Presidential candidate number 02 Prabowo Subianto reiterated his zero-tolerance stance to corruption in the country. He expressed readiness to take stern measures against corruptors.

"We...

Muslim voters cannot be associated with certain parties

Saturday, 23 Feb 2019 11:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Director of Public Opinion & Policy Research - Populi Center Usep S. Ahyar said that voters could not be associated with certain political parties merely based...

Jokowi is not against ulema: Nasdem politician

Saturday, 23 Feb 2019 08:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TOLITOLI -- General Treasurer of the Nasdem Party Central Leadership Council (DPP) Ahmad M Ali stated that Joko Widodo (Jokowi), as a presidential candidate, was not an anti-cleric,...

Jokowi says he shares sound ties with Anies Baswedan

Friday, 22 Feb 2019 18:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) brushed aside allegations of any friction in his relations with Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan. He confirmed that they shared good ties.

Thousands of Muslims gather in Monas to pray for Indonesia

Friday, 22 Feb 2019 15:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Thousands of Muslim worshipers gathered in the National Monument (Monas) Square here on Thursday evening to seek the mercy of almighty Allah Subhanahu Wata'ala for Indonesia...

Maruf urges ulemas to learn the context of Quran verses

Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 22:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAKASSAR -- Vice presidential candidate number 01, KH Ma'ruf Amin visited to Darul Ahsan's House of Recitation and Da'wah in Makassar, South Sulawesi,...

MUI hopes Munajat 212 to maintain ukhuwah islamiyah

Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 21:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Deputy Chairman of the Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI), Zainut Tauhid Saadi, hoped that Munajat 212 event held at the National Monument, Jakarta on Thursday, dedicated to...

LSI survey says PDIP superior in millennials segment

Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 19:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The results of the Denny JA Indonesia Survey Circle (LSI) survey showed that the Indonesian Democratic party of Struggle (PDIP) won the millennial voters segment....

Maruf Amin visits tomb of prominent ulema Sheikh Yusuf

Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 17:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAKASSAR -- Candidate for Indonesian vice president Ma'ruf Amin visited the tomb of prominent Makassar ulema, Sheikh Yusuf, in Makassar on Thursday. He described Sheikh Yusuf as a...

Mahfud MD asserts Maruf can not be replaced by Ahok

Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 03:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SOLO -- Chairman of the Suluh Kebangsaan Movement Mahfud MD emphasized that it is impossible for Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (BTP) "Ahok" to replace vice presidential candidate number 01...

Maruf Amin receives Karaeng Manaba customary title

Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 22:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TAKALAR -- Vice presidential candidate Ma'ruf Amin has received the customary title of Karaeng Manaba. The customary title was given by the Karaeng Galesong Sultanate, during his visit...

Maruf asks Sandiaga not to be reluctant to oppose him

Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 18:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice presidential candidate KH Ma'ruf Amin advised his contender Sandiaga Uno to not feel reluctant to oppose his opinion during the third round of presidential election...

Sandiaga pledges to strive to boost economy of the people

Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 03:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PASURUAN -- Candidate for Vice President of the Republic of Indonesia, Sandiaga Uno, said he would continue to strive to boost the economy of the people. In addition,...

Govt always evaluates ministries' performance: Moeldoko

Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chief of Presidential Staff Moeldoko stressed that the Government's Working Cabinet always evaluates the ministries' performance. He made the remarked in response to the mission statement...

General elections tend to be hostile: Mahfud MD

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 19:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CIREBON -- Constitutional law expert Mahfud MD opined that the ongoing general election process tended to be hostile, as though it is no longer about selecting a leader....

Prabowo waves hand, smiles to Jokowi supporters in Surabaya

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 18:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA - Indonesian presidential candidate number 02 Prabowo Subianto attended the declaration of support of Jamaah Thoriqoh Sathoriah in Tambak Deres, Kenjeran, Surabaya, Tuesday (Feb 19). On the...

Greenpeace Indonesia regrets support for developing B20 fuel

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 03:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Environmental watchdog Greenpeace Indonesia has regretted the two Indonesian presidential candidates' support for developing 20 percent blended biodiesel (B20) fuel without guaranteeing environmental sustainability. Greenpeace Indonesia...

Presidential debate fails to mention climate change impacts

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 01:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Environmental Forum (Walhi) has expressed disappointment with Indonesia's presidential candidates for failing to mention the climate change impacts and forest issue during the second...

Jokowi explains debate data originated from the ministry

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 00:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CILEGON -- Data submitted during the 2019 Presidential Election debate was in accordance with the ministry's data, according to Presidential Candidate Number 01 Joko Widodo (Jokowi). The incumbent...

Prabowo shows partiality to the people's interest: Sandiaga

Monday, 18 Feb 2019 21:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice presidential candidate Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno expressed satisfaction over Prabowo Subianto's performance in the second round of Indonesia's presidential debate held at Sultan Hotel here on...

Import to maintain food stock availability: Jokowi

Monday, 18 Feb 2019 20:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Incumbent presidential candidate Joko Widodo (Jokowi) stated that rice import is aimed at ensuring food supply adequacy. "Why we import? To ensure the availability of food...

Development of infrastructure less efficient: Prabowo

Monday, 18 Feb 2019 20:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The development of infrastructure during Joko Widodo's government was less efficient, presidential candidate number 02, Prabowo Subianto remarked. He said that during the second round of...

Jokowi's B100 vision difficult to achieve: Indef

Monday, 18 Feb 2019 18:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Incumbent presidential candidate Joko Widodo's (Jokowi) vision to develop 100 percent blended biodiesel (B100) will be difficult to achieve, Director of Institute for Development of Economics...

Explosion near debate venue caused by firecrackers: Police

Monday, 18 Feb 2019 17:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The explosion heard in the Gelora Bung Karno sports complex in Senayan, Central Jakarta, on Sunday night was caused by firecrackers. Jakarta Police chief Insp. Gen....

Govt still unable to defend farmers' rights: Prabowo

Monday, 18 Feb 2019 17:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto said the Indonesian government is still unable to defend farmers' rights and ensure affordable food prices. As the country is gearing up...

Prabowo offers new strategy to build economic independency

Monday, 18 Feb 2019 17:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Presidential candidate number 02 Prabowo Subianto offers a new strategy to build economic independency and improve people's welfare. He said that during the second round of...

Corn production up 3.3 million tons: Jokowi

Monday, 18 Feb 2019 16:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Incumbent presidential candidate Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has expressed gratitude to corn growers who managed to increase their production by up to 3.1 million tons. The number...

Jokowi to reduce fossil fuel consumption

Monday, 18 Feb 2019 16:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Presidential candidate number 01 Joko Widodo said he would reduce fossil fuel consumption by encouraging the use of more environmental friendly fuel. The incumbent president commonly...

Jokowi never politicizes prayer: TKN

Friday, 15 Feb 2019 20:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Ace Hasan Syadzily, a spokesman for the Joko Widodo (Jokowi)-Ma'ruf Amin National Campaign Team, stressed that the incumbent President Jokowi had never politicized his prayer activities....

Prabowo performs Friday prayer at Kauman mosque

Friday, 15 Feb 2019 19:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- Presidential candidate number 02 Prabowo Subianto finally welcomed to perform Friday prayers at the Kauman Grand mosque, on Friday (Feb 15). He arrived at the masjid...

BPN denies creating pamphletes for Friday prayers at Kauman

Friday, 15 Feb 2019 05:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The National Winning Body (BPN) of Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno denied that it had made pamphlets to call the people to join Friday prayer with Prabowo...

Jokowi ready to face second debate: Moeldoko

Friday, 15 Feb 2019 03:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) is ready to challenge his contender Prabowo Subianto in the second round of Indonesia's presidential debate, the government camp's campaigner said....

Kauman Mosque files report against Prabowo to Bawaslu

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 23:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- The Semarang Kauman Grand Mosque management stated they wanted the place of worship to be free from political activities. Therefore, they filed a report against presidential...

Muhammadiyah not to get involved in practical politics

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 21:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Muhammadiyah hopes that general elections 2019 will run smoothly, safely and peacefully. Central Board of Muhammadiyah General Chairman, Haedar Nashir asserted that his organizations will always...

Walhi awaits concrete offers from Jokowi, Prabowo

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 20:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Environmental Forum (Walhi) expressed hope that presidential candidates would come up with concrete offers to solve the country's environmental problems. Walhi also expected the...

Mahfud MD reveals forms of electoral fraud

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 18:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Former Chief Justice of Constitutional Court (MK) Mahfud MD said election manipulation also occurred nowadays. However, the form of electoral fraud is different from the New...

TKN turns on all-out battle mode

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 18:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Deputy Chairman of the National Campaign Team (TKN) of presidential candidate number 01, Moeldoko, said his camp wanted to win with big percentage. They did not...