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July 8, 2024

Jakarta Globe - July 8, 2024

Arnoldus Kristianus, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has once again drawn attention to the bureaucratic complexities that impede the government's efforts to accelerate economic

June 13, 2024

Jakarta Post - June 13, 2024

Jakarta – Trade Minister Zulkifli Hasan has nominated Central Java Police chief Insp. Gen.

June 10, 2024

Jakarta Globe - June 10, 2024

Arnoldus Kristianus, Jakarta – The Finance Ministry recently revealed that they had already paid around Rp32.13 trillion (almost $2 billion) in the so-called "13th-month salary" or bonu

March 26, 2024

March 18, 2024

CNN Indonesia - March 18, 2024

Jakarta – A number of civil society groups have criticised the move by the government which is planning to allow active Indonesian military (TNI) and police (Polri) officers to fill sta

March 15, 2024

Jakarta Globe - March 15, 2024

Celvin Sipahutar, Jakarta – Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati confirmed on Friday that financial bonuses for civil servants nationwide will be paid in full, amounting to Rp 99.5 tr

March 13, 2024

Kompas.com - March 13, 2024

Aryo Putranto Saptohutomo, Jakarta – The government's discourse on involving active members of the TNI-Polri (Indonesian military and police) in filling state civil service (ASN) positi

January 10, 2024

Jakarta Post - January 10, 2024

Jakarta – Some of the fresh graduates entering the civil service in 2024 recruitment could begin their jobs immediately in Nusantara Capital City (IKN), Administrative and Bureaucratic

January 9, 2024

Jakarta Post - January 9, 2024

Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo said the decision on whether to increase the salaries of military and police personnel and civil servants or not was carefully thought out depen

January 5, 2024

Jakarta Globe - January 5, 2024

Ichsan Ali, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo announced on Friday the government's ambitious initiative to employ 2.3 million civil servants this year, aiming to improve the qual

October 6, 2023

Kompas.com - October 6, 2023

Novianti Setuningsih, Jakarta – The Commission for Missing Persons and Victims of Violence (Kontras) has strongly condemned the revisions to the Civil Service Law (UU ASN), which allows

October 4, 2023

Tempo - October 4, 2023

Moh. Khory Alfarizi, Jakarta – The House of Representatives passed the State Civil Apparatus (ASN) Bill into law.

September 15, 2023

Jakarta Post - September 15, 2023

Dio Suhenda, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo inaugurated Vice Adm.

September 14, 2023

Jakarta Globe - September 14, 2023

Jakarta – The state civil service bill is expected to bring some major changes to the annual recruitment process, among others, according to Minister for Administrative and Bureaucratic

Jakarta Globe - September 14, 2023

Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – The government on Thursday promised faster promotion for civil servants willing to serve in remote areas to address the country's Java-centric public emplo

September 5, 2023

Jakarta Globe - September 5, 2023

Antara, Jakarta – Home Affairs Minister Tito Karnavian on Tuesday officially appointed nine acting governors who will serve until the upcoming comprehensive elections next year, where a

September 1, 2023

Tempo - September 1, 2023

M. Julnis Firmansyah, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo appointed Nana Sudjana, the former chief of Metro Jaya regional police as the Acting Governor of Central Java.

August 17, 2023

Jakarta Globe - August 17, 2023

Arnoldus Kristianus, Jakarta – In response to President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's annual address to the House of Representatives on Wednesday, the government has committed to allocating a

August 3, 2023

Jakarta Globe - August 3, 2023

Jakarta – The government has recently reviewed the results of the 2022 technical contract-based government workers recruitment.

July 27, 2023

Jakarta Globe - July 27, 2023

Jakarta – Contract-based government employees who meet a set of requirements can regularly get salary increases as long as they meet the criteria, according to a 2023 ministerial regula

July 20, 2023

Jakarta Globe - July 20, 2023

Jakarta – The government's efforts to make changes to the existing governance system should have an impact on the people, according to Minister of Administrative and Bureaucratic Reform

July 8, 2023

Jakarta Globe - July 8, 2023

Jakarta – The government and the House of Representatives are currently stepping up the talks on the civil servant bill.

March 3, 2023

Jakarta Post - March 3, 2023

Apriadi Gunawan – North Sumatra Governor Edy Rahmayadi offered his apology to the province's residents for including names of dead and retired civil servants during a mass officiating c

February 25, 2023

United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) Statement - February 25, 2023

I am heartbroken to hear that nine West Papuans have been murdered by Indonesian security forces after unrest in Wamena, my hometown.

January 20, 2023

Jakarta Post - January 20, 2023

Fadhil Haidar Sulaeman, Jakarta – More than two years after embarking on far-reaching reforms, the government has confirmed that bureaucratic hurdles remain the number one obstacle to i

January 6, 2023

Tabloid Jubi - January 6, 2023

Kaimana, Jubi – The Kaimana Regency Administration seeks to discipline teachers and health workers who are often negligent in carrying out their duties, says Kaimana Regent Freddy Thie

July 22, 2022

Coconuts Jakarta - July 22, 2022

Death, taxes, and civil servants sitting on their asses are truly some of the only certainties in life.

May 25, 2022

Tempo - May 25, 2022

Fajar Pebrianto, Jakarta – Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs Mahfud Md clarified the recent controversy related to the appointment of the Indonesian Milit

May 10, 2022

Mongabay - May 10, 2022

Hans Nicholas Jong, Jakarta – The office of the Indonesian ombudsman says it has found indications of maladministration in the government's decision to revoke hundreds of logging, plant

March 2, 2022

March 1, 2022

Tempo - March 1, 2022

Eka Yudha Saputra, Jakarta – The Jakarta Employment Agency (BKD Jakarta) head Maria Qibtya said requests for a transfer to be Jakarta's civil servants (ASN) are rising as the government

February 21, 2022

Tempo - February 21, 2022

Fajar Pebrianto, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo on Monday officially inaugurated two state agency leaders with former Cabinet Secretary Andi Widjajanto appointed as head of th

January 13, 2022

Jakarta Post Editorial - January 13, 2022

Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo marked the end of 2021 with the signing of Presidential Regulation (Perpres) No.

June 17, 2021

UCA News - June 17, 2021

Konradus Epa, Jakarta – The Indonesian government's new selection procedures for civil servants will include elements that will gauge a candidate's commitment to the national ideology,

May 13, 2021

East Asia Forum - May 13, 2021

Adfin Rochmad Baidhowah – Bureaucratic appointments are coming under the spotlight in Indonesia due to a pattern of politicians abusing their power.

December 22, 2020

Jakarta Post - December 22, 2020

Jakarta – The government is restricting state civil servants from traveling out of town and taking leave as part of its efforts to avoid a COVID-19 case surge following the Christmas an

December 5, 2020

Straits Times - December 5, 2020

Wahyudi Soeriaatmadja, Banten – Hotels just outside Jakarta are doing brisk business, with their meeting rooms mostly booked for the past few months by civil servants, who incidentally

November 24, 2020

Jakarta Post - November 24, 2020

Galih Gumelar, Jakarta – The administration of President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo plans to dissolve a total of 29 state agencies in the coming year as it continues its debureaucratization e

September 10, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 10, 2020

Jakarta – The government has said that civil servants will be allowed to work from home in compliance with Jakarta's decision to reimpose full large-scale social restrictions (PSBB) sta

September 8, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 8, 2020

Rizki Fachriansyah, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has emphasized the importance of bureaucratic flexibility in mitigating the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the country,

July 21, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 21, 2020

Rizki Fachriansyah, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has officially disbanded 18 state bodies deemed irrelevant as the government shifts its focus to COVID-19 pandemic mitigati

July 18, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 18, 2020

Ivany Atina Arbi, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has appointed five new members of the Indonesian Ombudsman selection committee, in line with Presidential Decree No.

July 15, 2020

Jakarta Globe - July 15, 2020

Lenny Tristia Tambun, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo plans to disband or streamline the organizational structure of ineffective state agencies many people might never hear of

July 9, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 9, 2020

Adrian Wail Akhlas, Jakarta – The government has pledged to accelerate healthcare spending, including disbursing incentives to medical workers, as bureaucratic red tape hinders the pro

July 7, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 7, 2020

Jakarta – Administrative and Bureaucratic Reform Minister Tjahjo Kumolo has said the government will not be opening recruitment for regular civil servant candidates (CPNS) in 2020 and

Tempo - July 7, 2020

Dewi Nurita, Jakarta – Administrative and Bureaucratic Reform Minister Tjahjo Kumolo said the government has started to consider the removal of state institutions or commissions in ord

June 26, 2020

Jakarta Globe - June 26, 2020

Diana Mariska, Jakarta – The government has been making adjustments in various sectors of the bureaucracy – including by relying more on the use of advanced technology – to prepare for

June 20, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 20, 2020

Jakarta – Administrative and Bureaucratic Reform Minister Tjahjo Kumolo has said he is formulating a strategy to reduce the number of unproductive civil servants amid the current work-

June 14, 2020

Tempo - June 14, 2020

Antara, Jakarta – Civil servants in Dayun Sub-district, Siak District, Riau Province, have begun wearing a distance-sensor device around their neck to maintain physical distancing at t

June 4, 2020

Jakarta Globe - June 4, 2020

Diana Mariska, Jakarta – Administrative and Bureaucracy Reforms Minister Tjahjo Kumolo said all government institutions will devise new systems to ensure uninterrupted public service d