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.
Big coalition no guarantee for effective governmentOctober 23, 2019
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s ability to consolidate power in the ruling coalition will be key to his administration and leadership in his second term. The coalition, which controls the House of Representatives, however, will not necessarily usher Jokowi to smooth and effective government.
Market welcomes Sri Mulyani’s reappointmentOctober 22, 2019
The market responded positively to the reappointment of Sri Mulyani as finance minister by President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo. The rupiah appreciated by 0.52 percent to Rp 14,000 per US dollar at 12:39 p.m., making it one of the best performing currencies in Asia today. Stock market traders have used Sri Mulyani’s reappointment as an opportunity to profit. As a result, the Jakarta Composite Index recorded a correction of 0.28 percent to 6,181.48 after a week-long stock market rally.
Jokowi’s volunteers disappointed about Gerindra joining CabinetOctober 21, 2019
Following his inauguration on Sunday, Oct. 21, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo met a group of his volunteers in the Merdeka Palace later in the evening, where the President affirmed that the Gerindra Party would join his new Cabinet.
Jokowi 2.0 dreams bigOctober 21, 2019
After taking the oath of office at the House of Representatives complex in Senayan, Central Jakarta, on Sunday, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo stated that economic and bureaucratic reforms would be the focus of his second term amid weakening global trade.