Market Pulse: Challenges For Ojk’s New Leadership
Last week, the selection to choose the Financial Services Authority's (OJK) seven commissioners went through its third round, further narrowing the field to 21 candidates. Of those remaining, the dominance of three government agencies was noticeably visible. There were six candidates from Bank Indonesia, five from the OJK and three from the finance ministry. Other remaining candidates comprised two each from academia, professional associations/institutions and state-owned financial institutions as well…
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.