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Trawling Troubles

President Joko Widodo requested that the ban of trawl nets be temporarily eased. Susi Pudjiastuti accuses big businesses of hiding behind local fishermen.

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Tuesday, August 08, 2017

A Storm of Debt Tweets

Government loans taken during President Joko Widodo’s term have reached Rp1,000 trillion in two and a half years. Two opposition parties have fanned the issue and created clamor via social media.

For nearly four months Rico Rustombi had not been active on Twitter.