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Edition 31 July 2018

  • A Political Acrobatic

    A Political Acrobatic

    Political pragmatism is on the rise in the run up to the registration period for the 2019 presidential election....

  • No More Sukamiskin

    No More Sukamiskin

    Bribery at the Sukamiskin Jail proves that the special jails for corruptors fails to achieve its purpose. It needs to be totally revamped....

  • Inadequate Healthcare

    Inadequate Healthcare

    Unable to obtain the medicine she needed, a cancer patient is suing the Healthcare and Social Security Agency. The shortage of funds needs immediate solution....

  • Double Standard Audit

    Double Standard Audit

    The Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) is accused of applying double standards in its audit of Jakarta’s finances. Several existing problems remain unresolved....

  • A Tale of Two Yudhoyonos
    Cover Story

    A Tale of Two Yudhoyonos

    Having failed to join the government coalition or create a third one, the Democrat Party finally formed an alliance with the Gerindra Party. Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono (AHY) has a chance to become Prabo...

  • A Stage for the Eldest Son
    Cover Story

    A Stage for the Eldest Son

    Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono was being groomed as a presidential candidate for 2024. The plan changed prior to the Jakarta gubernatorial election....

  • Democrat Party Chairman Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono: We Are Taking Another Route
    Cover Story

    Democrat Party Chairman Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono: We Are Taking Another Route

    Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono’s maneuver to meet with the leaders of a number of political parties has revived the chances for the Democrat Party to have one of their cadres run in the 2019 presidential ...

  • An Unqualified Mess

    An Unqualified Mess

    The BPK has given an unqualified opinion on the Jakarta Government’s financial report for 2017. This highest rating for a financial audit follows a host of problems, especially for asset management,...

  • Acting chief of the Jakafrta Supreme Audit Agency, Aryo Seto Bomantari: We only audit certain assets

    Acting chief of the Jakafrta Supreme Audit Agency, Aryo Seto Bomantari: We only audit certain assets

    The Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) in May gave an unqualified audit opinion (WTP) to the Jakarta administration for the 2017 financial statement. ...

  • Third time’s the charm

    Third time’s the charm

    Jusuf Kalla summoned constitutional law experts in an attempt to challenge the term limits for vice-presidency. Jokowi apparently gave his nod....

  • Law


    PAIN before Pleasure

    Sukamiskin inmates going on R&R is nothing new. Leave permits are a source of income for prison wardens and certain inmates. Choel Mallarangeng is allegedly involved.


  • Law

    Minister of Law and Human Rights Yasonna Hamonangan Laoly: integrity is not something That is easy to find

    IN less than four years serving as Minister of Justice and Human Rights, Yasonna Hamonangan Laoly has replaced the Warden of Sukamiskin Prison, Bandung, six times. ...

  • Law

    A Lawsuit for a drug

    A cancer patient is suing President Joko Widodo because the Healthcare and Social Security Agency (BPJS) has rejected the medicine needed. This is not the first case....

  • Outreach

    Child Pride, Not Bride

    Child marriage has caused too many Indonesian youngsters to lose their childhoods and the opportunity to finish school. The Central Statistics Agency’s data suggests that, as of 2016, 17 percent of ...

  • Sidelines

    Once there was a shepherd who found a magic ring.

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