MUI urges elections commission, supervisory body to remain impartial

Jakarta, April 20 -- The Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) called on the General Elections Commission (KPU), Elections Supervisory Body (Bawaslu), and Election Organization Ethics Council (DKPP) to maint... Read More

Government thwarts attempt to smuggle lobster seeds worth Rp37 billion

Jakarta, April 20 -- The government has managed to prevent the smuggling of illegal lobster seeds valued at Rp37 billion in Jambi and avert major losses to the state. "The lobster seeds seized were w... Read More

Indonesian Embassy repatriates 51 illegal migrant workers from Jordan

Jakarta, April 20 -- The Indonesian Embassy in Amman conducted the repatriation of 51 Indonesian migrant workers, largely illegal or undocumented, under the Jordanian government's amnesty program. Th... Read More

Minister Rudiantara confirms KPU bombarded by several hoax attacks

Jakarta, April 20 -- Communication and Informatics Minister Rudiantara confirmed that the General Election Commission (KPU) had been on the receiving end of several hoax attacks or fake news pertainin... Read More

KPU agrees to conduct revote in Palu on Bawaslu's recommendation

Palu, April 20 -- The Palu City General Election Commission (KPU) Chairperson Agussalim Wahid expressed readiness to hold a revote for the legislative and presidential elections if Bawaslu or Panwaslu... Read More

Japanese Consul General optimistic of relations with Indonesia

Malang, April 20 -- The Japanese Consul General in Surabaya is upbeat of Indonesia-Japan relations growing from strength to strength, particularly in the cultural field, including through holding the ... Read More

Jokowi-Ma'ruf Amin still excel based on KPU's count

Jakarta, April 20 -- The presidential and vice presidential candidate pair number 01, Joko Widodo-Ma'ruf Amin, is still ahead of pair number 02 Prabowo-Sandiaga Uno, based on the general Election Comm... Read More

Jokowi-Ma'ruf Amin outshines contenders in Kuching, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, April 20 -- The provisional recapitulation results of vote counting for the 2019 election by Kuching Sarawak's Overseas Election Committee (PPLN), Malaysia on Apr 20 at 1.43 p.m. local t... Read More

Jokowi-Ma'ruf comes through with flying colors in Ampui Pangkalpinang

Pangkalpinang, April 20 -- The open plenary meeting on vote recapitulation and determination for the 2019 election for Ampui Sub-District, Pangkalbalam Sub-District, Pangkalpinang, Bangka-Belitung Isl... Read More

Jokowi outshines Prabowo-Sandi in Poland

London, April 19 -- The Jokowi-Ma'ruf candidate pair number 01 secured 226 votes, or 65.13 percent, while the Prabowo-Sandi pair number 02 won 121 votes, or 34.87 percent, in the 2019 presidential ele... Read More