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October 8, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Tempo - October 8, 2019

Ester Arlin, Jakarta – Constitutional law expert Bivitri Susanti argued that the plan to amend the 1945 Constitution (UUD 1945) is not backed by a solid reason and slammed it as a mere

October 4, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Post - October 4, 2019

Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – Golkar Party politician and former House of Representatives speaker Bambang Soesatyo has been elected by acclamation as the new People's Consultative Assembly

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Straits Times - October 4, 2019

Wahyudi Soeriaatmadja, Jakarta – A senior politician with Indonesia's second-largest party Golkar, Bambang Soesatyo, has been appointed Speaker of the People's Consultative Assembly (M

October 3, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Post - October 3, 2019

Kharishar Kahfi, Jakarta – The House of Representatives just got its first female speaker on Tuesday with the election of Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) politician Pua

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Post - October 3, 2019

Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – The Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P), the largest party in the House of Representatives and President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's coalition leader, h

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Coconuts Jakarta - October 3, 2019

Indonesia's newly appointed legislators don't seem to be trying to at least pretend that they care about representing the people, even when all eyes are still on them on the first days

October 2, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
South China Morning Post - October 2, 2019

Amy Chew – Indonesia's new Parliament got its first female speaker of the House of Representatives when Puan Maharani, the daughter of the country's first female president, Megawati Su

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Globe - October 2, 2019

Markus Junianto Sihaloho & Carlos K.Y.

October 1, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Detik News - October 1, 2019

Marlinda Oktavia Erwanti, Jakarta – The new speaker of the House of Representatives (DPR), Puan Maharani, says that the eight draft laws (RUU) which were postponed by the previous DPR

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Globe - October 1, 2019

Markus Junianto Sihaloho & Carlos K.Y.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Post - October 1, 2019

Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – Lawmaker Puan Maharani, the former coordinating human development and culture minister and daughter of Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) chairwom

September 28, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Globe - September 28, 2019

Heru Andriyanto, Jakarta – Justice Minister Yasonna Laoly submitted his resignation to President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo on Friday, after opting to take up the seat in the House of Repres

September 27, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Globe - September 27, 2019

Markus Junianto Sihaloho, Jakarta – Christian lawmaker Rahayu Saraswati Djojohadikusumo has expressed disappointment with a decision by the speaker of the People's Consultative Assembl

September 25, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Post - September 25, 2019

Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – The House of Representatives agreed on Tuesday to delay the deliberation of four problematic bills, including the Criminal Code (KUHP) bill, following mounting

September 17, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Tempo - September 17, 2019

Fikri Arigi, Jakarta – Southeast Asia Freedom of Expression Network (SAFEnet) urged the House of Representatives (DPR) immediately postpone discussions on the draft of cybersecurity la

September 13, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Tempo - September 13, 2019

Gangsar Parikesit, Jakarta – The Jakarta administration has reportedly allocated Rp166.91 billion into its 2020 budget priorities (KUA-PPAS) for Jakarta Legislative Council (DPRD) memb

September 11, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Eurasia Review - September 11, 2019

Jefferson Ng – During the New Order, the GBHN was a set of political, economic, and social principles issued by the People's Consultative Assembly (Majelis Permusyawaratan Rakyat, MPR)

August 27, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Tempo - August 27, 2019

Taufiq Siddiq, Jakarta – The Jakarta Legislative Council (DPRD DKI) secretariat announced that it will distribute brand new sets of gold pins today for the newly elected councilors whi

August 19, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Globe - August 19, 2019

Robertus Wardi & Markus Julianto Sihaloho, Jakarta – A reinstatement of State Policy Guidelines, or GBHN, will give political parties the upper hand in the People's Consultative As

August 16, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Post - August 16, 2019

Kharishar Kahfi, Jakarta – Being known for pushing his administration to become more efficient in using the state budget, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo tried to pass the same message

August 15, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Post - August 15, 2019

Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has indicated his opposition to a discourse on restoring authority to the People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) to appoint the nation's presiden

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Post - August 15, 2019

Jakarta – Four siblings with a brother-in-law have been officiated as council members in Hulu Sungai Selatan regency in South Kalimantan.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Tempo - August 15, 2019

Budiarti Utami Putri, Jakarta – University of Andalas Constitutional Law Expert, Feri Amsari, argues that the People's Consultative Assembly's (MPR) plan on reinstating the State Polic

August 11, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Tempo - August 11, 2019

Dewi Nurita, Jakarta – The Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP) insisted on proposing to restore the Outline of State Policy (GBHN) concept for the next period of parliamenta

July 31, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Parliament & Legislation
Jakarta Post - July 31, 2019

Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – While the Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) has expressed its firm stance as an opposition party, it has expressed its readiness to open talks with the ruling Ind