Indonesia Debates Omnibus Law

Indonesia’s President Jokowi is pushing for an “Omnibus Law” package—a series of deregulatory measures and business incentives to stimulate investment and employment. The laws seek to reform Indonesia’s allegedly rigid taxation system and labour market—seen as key disincentives to investment and hence, job creation.

Jokowi's First 100 Days

On 28 January 2020, Indonesia’s President Jokowi marked the first 100 days of his second term in office. Read some of the key issues that came up during the period

Malaysia Social Media Update 18 - 24 November 2019

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Malaysia Social Media Update 11 - 17 November 2019

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Malaysia Social Media Update 28 October - 3 November 2019

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Malaysia Social Media Update 21 - 27 October 2019

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Jokowi Appoints 12 Deputy Ministers

On 25 October 2019, Indonesian President Joko Widodo ("Jokowi), announced the appointment of 12 Deputy Ministers to his government. The Deputy Ministers will be spread out between 11 different ministries.

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Jokowi Unveils Indonesia Maju Cabinet

On 23 October 2019, President Joko Widodo ("Jokowi), named the Cabinet of his second administration, dubbed the "Indonesia Maju" (i.e. Indonesia Onwards) Cabinet.

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