Setya Novanto is Barred Again
Last Monday, House of Representatives (DPR) Speaker Setya Novanto was again barred from traveling overseas. "Until April next year," said Immigrations Chief of PR Agung Sampurno.
The request for the ban was made by the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), who is investigating suspect Anang Sugiana Sudihardjo, CEO of Quadra Solution, for corruption in the electronic ID card (e-KTP) project. Quadra, member of the State Printing Company Consortium, had won…
HASTO Kristiyanto stopped for a moment as he was about to take a sip from his mineral water in Tempo’s editorial meeting room last Friday. The Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) secretary-general apologized for his petai, or stinky bean, breath. "Last night I was served stinky-bean fried rice by the President.