Tempo English Weekly


Minister’s Seat or Opposition

Before ratifying the Election Law, the Democrat Party claimed about beng lobbied by the Presidential Palace to support a provision on the presidential threshold. Agus Yudhoyono was offered a cabinet post.


One Witness, Numerous Descriptions

The Police released a sketch of a man suspected of attacking Novel Baswedan with acid. The sketch differs from the witness’s description.

Other Edition
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.