Fito Akhmad Erlangga, Jakarta – After being inaugurated by President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, Hadi Tjahjanto, the recently appointed Chief Security Minister, highlighted his key objectives
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February 22, 2024
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Yerica Lai, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo promoted on Wednesday one of his loyalists, Hadi Tjahjanto, to a senior post in the cabinet and also welcomed opposition Democratic
Jakarta – Chairman of the Democratic Party advisory council Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) has given his permission for his son and party chairman Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono to serve in t
Ichsan Ali & Heru Andriyanto, Jakarta – Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono, the eldest son of former President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY), was inaugurated as the new Minister of Agrarian
Mita Amalia Hapsari, Jakarta – Presidential Chief of Staff Moeldoko was a notable absentee when Democratic Party Chairman Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono was inaugurated as the agrarian affair
February 20, 2024
Andree Surianta – Indonesia's unofficial election result put the Prabowo Subianto-Gibran Rakabuming Raka ticket ahead sufficiently to avoid a second-round showdown in the presidential r
Septia Ryanthie, Jakarta – Vice presidential candidate Gibran Rakabuming Raka commented on a widespread issue about the purported list of names that are expected to fill ministerial pos
February 13, 2024
Ichsan Ali, Jakarta – Public Works Minister Basuki Hadimuljono said Tuesday that he had no plans of resigning from his ministerial post.
February 9, 2024
Jakarta – A former Indonesian president and chief of the country's biggest party has advised ministers not to quit outgoing President Joko Widodo's Cabinet, amid media reports of possib
February 7, 2024
Tenggara Strategics, Jakarta – Rumors that Finance Minister Sri Mulyani will resign from President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's cabinet have emerged just weeks before the 2024 general electio
February 5, 2024
Tenggara Strategics, Jakarta – Mahfud MD is stepping down from his job as coordinating minister for politics, law and human rights, citing the need to prevent a potential conflict of in
February 2, 2024
Ichsan Ali, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has appointed Home Affairs Minister Tito Karnavian as the Acting Chief Security Minister, replacing Mohammad Mahfud MD, who resigned
Jakarta (Agencies) – Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati is working as usual, the presidential palace official Ari Dwipayana, said on Friday, when asked about the speculation that sh
Jakarta (Agencies) – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo said on Friday his cabinet was working normally, amid reports of discontent among his ministers.
Andika Dwi, Raden Putri, Tim Tempo, Jakarta – Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs Mahfud Md officially stepped down from his post after presenting hi
February 1, 2024
Radhiyya Indra, Jakarta – Coordinating Political, Legal and Security Affairs Minister Mahfud MD has announced his resignation from the cabinet to allow him to focus on running for vice
January 31, 2024
Jakarta (Agencies) – Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs and vice presidential candidate Mahfud MD on Wednesday said that he would tender his resignation to
January 28, 2024
Jakarta – It's never a good sign when one of the most respected ministers in the cabinet, who many considered as the steady hand that guided the Indonesian economy through some of the m
January 24, 2024
Thomas Rizal, Jakarta – Political analyst Ujang Komarudin from Al Azhar University Indonesia views vice presidential candidate Mohammad Mahfud MD's decision to resign from his position
Yvette Tanamal, Jakarta – The brief appointment of Communications and Information Minister Budi Arie Setiadi as interim foreign minister has raised eyebrows amid reports of a cabinet sp
January 20, 2024
Bella Evanglista, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo dismissed speculations of mass resignations within his cabinet, saying on Saturday that all ministers are dedicated to their r
January 19, 2024
Amelia Rahima Sari, Antara, Jakarta – The Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP) politician, Deddy Yevri Hanteru Sitorus, claimed to have heard that five ministers in President
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – Communications Minister Budi Arie Setiadi has just dismissed rumors of mass cabinet resignation, saying that all ministers were busy focusing on their jobs
Agencies, Jakarta – Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati "continues to carry out her duties in managing state finances," her ministry said in a statement on Friday, amid reports she m
November 23, 2023
Jakarta – Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto says he has visited Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, the coordinating maritime affairs minister, who is recovering in Singapore.
October 29, 2023
Riani Sanusi Putri, Jakarta – Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan dismissed reports that he would resign from his position in the Advanced
October 25, 2023
Yerica Lai, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo appointed on Wednesday more loyalists to several strategic positions including the post of agriculture minister, which was left vaca
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – Chief Investment Minister Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, who is being treated for an undisclosed illness, will come back soon, an aide said on Wednesday.
October 13, 2023
Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo said on Thursday that State-Owned Enterprises Minister Erick Thohir is now in charge of running the day-to-day operations of the Office of Coord
October 11, 2023
Jakarta – State-Owned Enterprise Minister Erick Thohir has been appointed as the temporary stand-in for Chief Investment Minister Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, who is currently receiving med
August 5, 2023
Ananda Bintang Purwaramdhona, Jakarta – The wife of Indonesian President Joko Widodo, Iriana Jokowi, reportedly would be granted the Bintang RI Adipradana award, as stated by Chairman o
August 2, 2023
M Julnis Firmansyah, Jakarta – Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo held a mass zikr for the country's 78th independence day in the courtyard of Jakarta Merdeka Palace on Tuesday e
July 26, 2023
Natasya Salim – Today is Wednesday. But for some Indonesians, it's not just any Wednesday – it's a "Pon Wednesday".
July 24, 2023
Jakarta – It is difficult not to associate the changes made last week to the roster of President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's administration with political maneuvering ahead of the 2024 elect
Yanuar Nugroho and Julia Lau – President Joko Widodo's cabinet reshuffle last week was a calculated move to shore up his position rather than improve policy performance.
July 19, 2023
Jakarta – Setara Institute for Peace and Democracy National Council Chairperson Hendardi says that the reshuffle of the Indonesia Onward Cabinet on Monday July 17 is the worst kind of p
July 18, 2023
Jakarta – Monday's Cabinet reshuffle is unprecedented for President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, who typically chooses Wednesdays for the unveiling of strategic decisions.
Ima Dini Shafira, Jakarta – NasDem Party chairperson Surya Paloh met with President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo at the Jakarta State Palace on Monday afternoon, July 17, 2023.
July 17, 2023
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo on Monday held a major cabinet shake-up that appointed Budi Arie, the head of the pro-Jokowi volunteers group Projo, as the
Wahyudi Soeriaatmadja, Jakarta – President Joko Widodo on Monday appointed a loyalist, Mr Budi Arie Setiadi, as Indonesia's new communications and information minister in a Cabinet resh
Dio Suhenda, Jakarta – Ending months of speculation of a Cabinet reshuffle, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo on Monday appointed Budi Arie Setiadi, who heads one of Jokowi's most prominen
April 3, 2023
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – Golkar Party politician Dito Ariotedjo on Monday took his oath as the new sports and youth affairs minister, replacing Zainudin Amali.
March 29, 2023
M Julnis Firmansyah, Jakarta – Indonesian President Joko Widodo or Jokowi submitted his 2022 official wealth report (LHKPN) to the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK).
March 16, 2023
Fajar Pebrianto, Jakarta – The Presidential Staff Office or KSP is giving a two-day training to 42 experts and special presidential staff, to become spokespeople for units who assist Pr
March 9, 2023
Antara, Jakarta – Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Zainudin Amali has submitted his resignation to the president after he was elected as deputy chairman of the Indonesian Football Asso
Jakarta – In the past few months, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has hinted several times at an imminent Cabinet reshuffle, only to leave the public holding their breaths every Wednesda
February 18, 2023
Hendro Situmorang, Jakarta – Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Zainudin Amali has said that he will consider resigning if he becomes deputy chairman of the Indonesian Football Associati
February 17, 2023
Fajar Pebrianto, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo stated that he has no problem with his two subordinates, SOE Minister Erick Thohir and Youth and Sports Minister Zainuddin Amal
February 2, 2023
Whisnu Bagus Prasetyo, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo on Wednesday night made an impromptu visit to Balinese locals in Keingetan hamlet in Singakerta, Gianyar.