Down-Shifting on Sales Targets
At the end of 2015, the Indonesian Motorized Vehicle Industry Association (Gaikindo) was optimistic automobile sales could grow seven percent this year, reaching 1.070 million units. However, as of mid-year, the expected growth has not been met. Last August, Gaikindo revised the target to 1.050 million units. "Even this will need hard work in the last three months of this year," said Gaikindo Kukuh Secretary-General Kumara told Tempo some time…
The BasukiDjarot campaign team is working on Muslim voters who casted their ballots for Agus Harimurti in East and South Jakarta. Religious pilgrimages are being offered to attract them.
Speaking to about 200 residents of Cipinang, Tubagus Ace Hasan Syadzily joked about voter fears of giving their voice for Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok), the incumbent Jakarta governor who happens to be a Christian.