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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

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

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

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

April 30, 2020

Jakarta Post - April 30, 2020

Tri Indah Oktavianti, Jakarta – The central government has warned civil servants that they face sanctions should they participate in this year's Idul Fitri mudik (exodus), now that the

April 8, 2020

March 17, 2020

Jakarta Post - March 17, 2020

Jakarta – The Administrative and Bureaucratic Reform Ministry has allowed civil servants to work from home for two weeks in a bid to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (CO

January 23, 2020

Jakarta Post - January 23, 2020

Riska Rahman, Jakarta – State-Owned Enterprises Minister Erick Thohir has denied accusations that he is giving out positions based on politics to supervise state-owned flag carrier Gar

January 21, 2020

Tempo - January 21, 2020

Caesar Akbar, Jakarta – The Ministry of Administrative and Bureaucratic Reform has commenced listing the names of civil servants (PNS) who are willing to move to the new capital city i

January 13, 2020

Jakarta Post - January 13, 2020

Jakarta – People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Speaker Bambang Soesatyo has called on the Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) to conduct a large-scale audit on every state-owned insurance and p

December 24, 2019

Jakarta Post - December 24, 2019

Riska Rahman, Jakarta – The State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) Ministry named on Monday prominent banker Zulkifli Zaini as the new president director of state electricity firm PLN, a posit

December 10, 2019

Tempo - December 10, 2019

Fajar Pebrianto, Jakarta – Coordinating Minister of Maritime Affairs and Investments Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, appears to be taking side with Pertamina Chief Commissioner Basuki "Ahok"

December 9, 2019

Straits Times - December 9, 2019

Wahyudi Soeriaatmadja, Jakarta – Indonesia's State-Owned Enterprises Ministry is looking to streamline operations, with the objective of slashing bureaucratic red tape and restructurin

December 7, 2019

Tempo - December 7, 2019

Muhammad Hendartyo, Jakarta – Minister of State-owned Enterprises (SOE), Erick Thohir, said his office would deactivate four other directors of flag carrier Garuda Indonesia.

December 3, 2019

Jakarta Post - December 3, 2019

Jakarta – The Finance Ministry will transfer 112 echelon III and IV officials holding "structural" jobs at the ministry's Fiscal Policy Agency (BKF) as part of a program to improve eff

December 2, 2019

Jakarta Globe - December 2, 2019

Antara, Jakarta – New State-Owned Enterprises Minister Erick Thohir has said he would drop a plan by his predecessor Rini Soemarno to establish a super holding company for state-contro

November 28, 2019

Jakarta Post - November 28, 2019

Adrian Wail Akhlas, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has said the government will replace top civil service positions with artificial intelligence, instructing ministers to rem

November 27, 2019

Tempo - November 27, 2019

Ahmad Faiz Ibnu Sani, Jakarta – Commissioner of Indonesian Ombudsman, Adrianus Meliala, warned the government about its newly-launched website dubbed aduanasn.id, a complaint portal th

November 25, 2019

Tempo - November 25, 2019

Eko Wahyudi & Francisca Christy Rosana, Jakarta – State gas and oil company Pertamina held a general shareholders' meeting (RUPS) at State-Owned Enterprises (SOE) Ministry today on

Jakarta Post - November 25, 2019

Norman Harsono, Jakarta – State-owned oil company Pertamina inaugurated on Monday former Jakarta governor Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama as its new president commissioner.

November 23, 2019

Straits Times - November 23, 2019

Wahyudi Soeriaatmadja, Jakarta – Former Jakarta governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, popularly known as Ahok, has made a comeback to public office, more than two years after he was convict

South China Morning Post - November 23, 2019

Aloysius Unditu – Former Jakarta governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, best known as Ahok, has been named the new president commissioner of Indonesian state energy giant PT Pertamina, spark

November 22, 2019

Nikkei Asian Review - November 22, 2019

Shotaro Tani and Erwida Maulia, Jakarta – Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, the former governor of Jakarta who was jailed for blasphemy, looks set to take on the role of president commissioner a

Jakarta Post - November 22, 2019

Jakarta – In an era in which much work and communication can be conducted online, Administrative and Bureaucratic Reform Minister Tjahjo Kumolo has agreed to civil servants being allow

November 21, 2019

Straits Times - November 21, 2019

Wahyudi Soeriaatmadja, Jakarta – Former Jakarta governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, popularly known as Ahok, is set to make a comeback to public office, more than two years after he was c

November 14, 2019

Jakarta Globe - November 14, 2019

Faisal Maliki Baskoro, Heru Andriyanto, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo gave his blessing on Thursday to former Jakarta governor Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama to return to pub