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…
Some surveys have narrowed the field down to Joko Widodo and Prabowo Subianto as presidential candidates likely to run in the 2019 general election. Jokowi has officially been named presidential candidate, with the support of seven parties eligible to run in the general elections. And it is only a matter of time before Prabowo announces his candidacy.