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English Publication Date: Sunday, January 8, 2017 Source: The Jakarta Post
Hamdi Muluk, a political analyst from the University of Indonesia (UI), expects the upcoming debate, which will be organized by the Jakarta General Elections Commission (KPU Jakarta) next Friday, to become a kind of battleground stage where each...
English Publication Date: Saturday, January 7, 2017 Source: The Jakarta Post
The Jakarta General Elections Commission (KPU Jakarta) is encouraging the public to observe the first official debate next week so that they can directly compare the quality and competence of the three gubernatorial hopefuls.
English Publication Date: Monday, June 9, 2014 Source: The Jakarta Post
Candidate pairs Prabowo Subianto-Hatta Rajasa and Joko “Jokowi” Widodo-Jusuf Kalla shared their insights into democracy during the first of five presidential debates that took place at Balai Sarbini in Jakarta, on Monday.
English Publication Date: Monday, June 23, 2014 Source: Global Indonesian Voices
Based on the tele-survey conducted by INDIKATOR, the Presidential Debates have no significant effect as majority of the public have determined their electoral preference. The gap between both candidates only differed by 0.9% as compared to the...
English Publication Date: Saturday, June 14, 2014 Source: The Jakarta Post
Presidential candidate Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has taken the day prior to the second presidential debate to visit a local religious leader in Surakarta and pay his respects to his late father, Notomiharjo.
English Publication Date: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 Source: The Jakarta Post
The Indonesian Child Protection Commission (KPAI) has asked the General Elections Commission (KPU) to include the topic of child protection as part of the presidential debate before the election on July 9. "We want to push the issue of child...
English Publication Date: Saturday, February 15, 2014 Source: The Jakarta Post
The committee for the Democratic Party’s (PD) presidential convention said it cannot afford to broadcast a series of debates that it held to demonstrate the competence of the party’s presidential hopefuls.