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Is Indonesia’s Capital Shift a Good Idea?
July 03, 2019
Is Indonesia’s Capital Shift a Good Idea?
The outcome of a long-mulled decision is far from clear, as are its implications.
Is Indonesia’s Capital Shift a Good Idea?
Indonesia's Jokowi Seals Second Presidential Term After Court Battle
June 28, 2019
Indonesia's Jokowi Seals Second Presidential Term After Court Battle
A much-awaited constitutional court ruling cements Jokowi's second term following elections earlier this year.
Indonesia's Jokowi Seals Second Presidential Term After Court Battle
Economic Focus Ahead for Indonesia in Jokowi’s Coming Second Term
April 25, 2019
Economic Focus Ahead for Indonesia in Jokowi’s Coming Second Term
Based on Jokowi’s first term and how the country’s election played out, the economy is likely to continue to be a key priority.
Economic Focus Ahead for Indonesia in Jokowi’s Coming Second Term
Indonesian Elections: Scenes From Aceh
April 19, 2019
Indonesian Elections: Scenes From Aceh
The northernmost and most conservative province of Aceh is a stronghold for opposition candidate Prabowo Subianto.
Indonesian Elections: Scenes From Aceh
Indonesia’s Jokowi Set for 2nd Term as President
April 17, 2019
Indonesia’s Jokowi Set for 2nd Term as President
Preliminary results suggest Joko Widodo has triumphed over rival candidate Prabowo Subianto.
Indonesia’s Jokowi Set for 2nd Term as President
Where Do Indonesia’s Presidential Candidates Stand on Foreign Policy?
April 11, 2019
Where Do Indonesia’s Presidential Candidates Stand on Foreign Policy?
As the country heads for the polls, the two contenders’ foreign policy outlooks have not really factored all that much beyond a series of tendencies.
Where Do Indonesia’s Presidential Candidates Stand on Foreign Policy?
Indonesia’s Democratic Discontent
March 01, 2019
Indonesia’s Democratic Discontent
As elections loom, the future of Indonesia’s young democracy is at a crossroads.
Indonesia’s Democratic Discontent
What Did Indonesia’s Second Presidential Debate Reveal?
February 21, 2019
What Did Indonesia’s Second Presidential Debate Reveal?
A look at some of the key issues addressed in the second in a series of debates leading up to Indonesia’s presidential elections.
What Did Indonesia’s Second Presidential Debate Reveal?
How the Economy Factors Into Indonesia’s Elections
February 20, 2019
How the Economy Factors Into Indonesia’s Elections
Looking at the candidates in the race to Indonesia's presidency.
How the Economy Factors Into Indonesia’s Elections
Indonesia’s Year of Dithering Dangerously
December 19, 2018
Indonesia’s Year of Dithering Dangerously
Why did Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo skip the G-20?
Indonesia’s Year of Dithering Dangerously
Indonesia’s 2019 Election: Food (Prices) for Thought
November 15, 2018
Indonesia’s 2019 Election: Food (Prices) for Thought
The economic debate is heating up as the country approaches its next presidential election.
Indonesia’s 2019 Election: Food (Prices) for Thought
Saudi Arabian Relations Under Strain in Southeast Asia
November 07, 2018
Saudi Arabian Relations Under Strain in Southeast Asia
Saudi Arabia's relations with Malaysia and Indonesia, in particular, are worth watching for signs of cooling enthusiasm.
Saudi Arabian Relations Under Strain in Southeast Asia
Free Speech and Democracy Under Threat in Indonesia
October 20, 2018
Free Speech and Democracy Under Threat in Indonesia
Democratic gains are being threatened by rising intolerance, new legislation, and emboldened conservative Islamic groups.
Free Speech and Democracy Under Threat in Indonesia
Indonesian Elections: Getting Realistic About Millennial Votes
October 12, 2018
Indonesian Elections: Getting Realistic About Millennial Votes
Millennials make up about 42 percent of Indonesia’s total registered voters.
Indonesian Elections: Getting Realistic About Millennial Votes
Indonesia’s 2019 Elections: How Will the Religion Factor Play Out?
September 19, 2018
Indonesia’s 2019 Elections: How Will the Religion Factor Play Out?
As polls near, questions remain about the traction candidates are getting from Muslim groups.
Indonesia’s 2019 Elections: How Will the Religion Factor Play Out?
Indonesia’s Regional Elections: The Tale of 2 South Sulawesi Races
July 06, 2018
Indonesia’s Regional Elections: The Tale of 2 South Sulawesi Races
A brief look at two compelling contests.
Indonesia’s Regional Elections: The Tale of 2 South Sulawesi Races
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