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Govt signs regulation to block illegal cell phones through IMEIOctober 18, 2019
Communications and Information Minister Rudiantara, Industry Minister Airlangga Hartarto and Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita signed today a regulation to block illegal mobile phones based on International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI). IMEI is a special identification number for mobile phones issued by the GSM association for each GSM card slot issued by mobile phone manufacturers. The regulation will be effective six months after its signing, which is April 2020.
Jakarta gears up for inaugurationOctober 18, 2019
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo will officially begin his second term this Sunday and the inauguration ceremony promises to be a global affair. Several world leaders are expected to attend, including from ASEAN countries, Australia, China and the United States.
85 economists reject revision of KPK Law in open letterOctober 17, 2019
Economists have voiced concern over the controversial revision of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) Law through an open letter sent to President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo. The economists consider the revised law worse than the previous one, arguing that it would weaken corruption prosecution and jeopardize the effectiveness of corruption prevention. The signatories of the letter note that corruption causes a suboptimal and inefficient allocation of resources. The letter was signed by Indonesian economists from reputable universities and institutions in the country, as well as from abroad.