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.

Candidates seek to woo ‘pesantren’ on campaign trail

The National Awakening Party (PKB) has estimated that pesantren had control of approximately 10 million voters, making them a crucial battle ground in the 2019 presidential election. Despite a ban from the General Elections Commission (KPU) prohibiting candidates from campaigning in schools, including pesantren, both President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo – Ma’ruf Amin’s and challenger Prabowo Subianto – Sandiaga Uno’s camps have prioritized pesantren on their respective campaign trails....

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Swing voters targeted

According to a survey conducted by Kompas, 30.7 percent of President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo – Ma’ruf Amin’s supporters are still open to the possibility of voting for Prabowo Subianto – Sandiaga Uno in the upcoming 2019 presidential election Meanwhile, 32.7 percent of Prabowo – Sandiaga’s supporters might reorient their support to Jokowi – Ma’ruf....

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Agriculture Ministry questions BPS’ rice data

The Agriculture Ministry has questioned the validity and reliability of the Central Statistics Agency’s (BPS) data on rice. Employing a new method on collecting the data, the BPS predicted that the country will produce up to 32,42 million tons of rice until the end of this year....

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Simultaneous elections benefit some parties

The upcoming 2019 presidential and legislative elections which will be conducted simultaneously reportedly will benefit a number of parties, namely parties with strong political ties to presidential and vice presidential candidates....

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Public satisfaction on Jokowi’s performance decreases

In the last year of the administration of President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and Vice President Jusuf Kalla (JK), public satisfaction with the administration has reportedly decreased from 72.2 percent in April, 2018 to 65.3 percent at the present time....

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KPK names businessman, regent suspects in Meikarta case

The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has arrested several officials and businesspeople in Bekasi regency, West Java, for alleged bribery pertaining to the issuance of property permits for the modern city of Meikarta, a flagship project of diversified conglomerate Lippo Group....

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