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    Commentary: Real politics finally as Indonesia takes to TV for presidential debates

    The televised presidential debates are a serious effort by the election commission to elevate the level of public debate in this young democracy, ...
  2. Gerindra Party Chairperson Prabowo Subianto (L) and Jakarta Deputy Governor Sandiaga Uno announce t

    Indonesian presidential hopefuls court workers' votes in Malaysia

    Gerindra supporters believe a Prabowo win and Anwar's future ascendancy to premiership will improve workers plight in Malaysia as both men are old ...
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    Commentary: Jokowi's biggest challenge to re-election? A social media campaign against him

    A brewing social media campaign encouraging Indonesians not to vote for President Joko Widodo may sway enough voters to put out his re-election ...
  4. A man walks towards a ballot box to cast his vote in the governor election in Jakarta

    Commentary: Indonesia’s regional election results didn't tell us much

    It’s tempting to look at the results of regional elections in Indonesia as markers for prediction in the upcoming 2019 race for presidency, says ...
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    Commentary: In Indonesia, a highly combustible political atmosphere until presidential election

    Intense politicking in various regions, coupled with the rise of identity politics, and the growing popularity of political rivals, pose ...
  6. A man walks towards a ballot box to cast his vote in the governor election in Jakarta

    Commentary: Cards stacked against Jokowi in Indonesia's new political landscape

    The battle lines have been drawn in the lead-up to the country’s most hotly contested elections, as parties fight for Indonesia’s heart and soul, ...
  7. Paiton Energy Jawa-7 power station

    Commentary: Indonesia and Singapore, leading the way in infrastructure financing

    As funding needs for large infrastructure projects across Southeast Asia intensify and bank lending tightens, HSBC finds that Indonesia and ...
  8. RISING50 actual flypast

    Commentary: Singapore-Indonesia relations at 50, delicate yet interdependent

    The two countries must set aside differences and embrace growing interconnectivity to face challenges ahead, writes ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute’s ...
  9. PM Lee, Jokowi at Marina Bay

    PM Lee, President Jokowi hail ‘special’ 50th anniversary of Singapore-Indonesia relations

    The two leaders also pointed to progress in areas of cooperation like tourism and the digital economy.
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    Indonesian President Jokowi deplores violence against Rohingya