Prabowo Subianto’s Diplomatic Balancing Act: From Beijing to Tokyo

Indonesia’s president-elect, Prabowo Subianto, has embarked on a diplomatic journey that underscores his commitment to fostering ties across Asia. Following his recent visit to China, where he expressed a desire for closer relations, Prabowo met with Japan’s Prime Minister, Fumio Kishida, in Tokyo, signaling a nuanced approach to foreign policy. In discussions with Kishida, Prabowo […]

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Demand for re-election of president in Indonesia

Anis Baswedan, who came second in the presidential election of Indonesia, demanded to hold the election again, alleging state interference in the election. Baswedan, a former governor of the capital Jakarta, told the Constitutional Court that the administration exerted pressure on regional authorities to win over Defense Minister Praboyo Subianto. Also, social assistance was used […]

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Boat capsized off the coast of Indonesia, fear of death of 50 Rohingya

A wooden boat carrying Rohingya has sunk off Indonesia’s northern Aceh province. About 50 Rohingya refugees are expected to die. There were about 150 passengers on the boat. The accident happened about 25 kilometers (16 miles) off the coast of Kuala Bubon Beach in the province on Wednesday. The boat was carrying dozens of Rohingya […]

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The new president of Indonesia is Prabowo Subianto

Indonesia, March 21: Prabowo Subianto has been elected as the president of Indonesia, the world’s third largest democracy. The Election Commission of the country officially announced this on Wednesday. Subianto received 58.6 percent of the vote. Former Jakarta governor Anis Baswedan got 24.9 percent and former Central Java governor Ganjar Pronovo got 16.5 percent. His […]

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Saudi Arabia organized the longest iftar party in Indonesia

Saudi Arabia has organized the longest Iftar in Southeast Asian country Indonesia. The country has recorded the longest Iftar among the ASEAN countries so far this year. Gulf News reported this information in a report on Friday (March 15). ASEAN is a political and economic alliance of 10 Southeast Asian countries. This alliance includes countries […]

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Indonesia announces candidates for presidential election

Indonesia’s election commission (KPU) has announced the three candidates who will run to succeed President Joko Widodo as head of the world’s third-largest democracy in next year’s presidential election. “Anies Baswedan and Muhaimin Iskandar, Ganjar Pranowo and Mahfud MD, Prabowo Subianto and Gibran Rakabuming Raka have been declared eligible as presidential and vice presidential candidate […]

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