Betting on the Red-Green Coalition
Ganjar Pranowo spent all last week in Jakarta. The Central Java governor was full of hope and apprehension as he waited for the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) to announce its official candidates for governor in this years election.
PDI-P Secretary-General Hasto Kristiyanto invited reporters when announcing the names of governor and deputy governor candidate pairs for Papua, North Maluku, West Nusa Tenggara, Lampung, and North Sumatra.…
Two weeks have passed, and the cargo ship MV Ever Judger has not left the waters of Balikpapan Bay in East Kalimantan. This ship, which sails under the flag of Panama, should have set sail on March 30, leaving Balikpapan with a cargo of 74,000 tons of coal, headed for Lumut, Perak, Malaysia. The captain had been authorized to leave by the port authority.