Media Monitoring

We provide media monitoring services from selected Indonesian mainstream media, both print and online, as well as social media. Every day, our media monitoring team summarizes headlines and picks highlights of the day that help our clients meet their daily need for information.

Abu Bakar Ba’asyir’s release causes concerns

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s running mate Ma’ruf Amin has denied that the President’s decision to release terrorism convict Abu Bakar Ba’asyir was a political move to secure the Muslim vote. According to Ma’ruf, there was a humanitarian motive behind the release....

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Presidential candidates not appreciating each other

The first presidential debate showed that neither candidate displayed appreciation of the other. In terms of substance, the candidates’ narratives were seen as inadequate and their platforms were deemed void of breakthroughs....

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Candidates to face off in 1st debate

The first presidential debate, scheduled for Thursday night, Jan. 17, will see President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and Ma’ruf Amin square off against Gerindra Party chairman Prabowo Subianto and running mate Sandiaga Uno. Candidates are set to debate issues related to law, corruption, terrorism and human rights....

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Former minister charged with bribery

Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) prosecutors have charged former Social Affairs Minister and Golkar Party secretary-general Idrus Marham with bribery....

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Indonesia will triumph, Prabowo declares

Presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto and his running mate Sandiaga Uno held their first town hall meeting in the Jakarta Convention Center (JCC) on Monday, Jan. 14, laying out their campaign platform before their supporters....

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Komnas HAM questions government’s commitment

The National Commission on Human Rights (Komnas HAM) has redoubled pressure on President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo to settle cases of human rights violations in the country’s past....

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