Indonesia’s president has signed a decree giving the government the power to ban radical organisations, in a move aimed at outlawing groups behind an apparent rise in the political clout of hardline Islam.
Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo issued a regulation Wednesday that provides tougher penalties for child rapists, including chemical castration and the death penalty.
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s plan to amend Law No. 12/2006 to allow Indonesians to hold dual citizenship would be risky based on current law enforcement systems in Indonesia, according to lawmakers and legal experts.
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has ordered that the requirements for foreigners working in Indonesia to master Indonesian and to hold a Temporary Stay Permit (KITAS) be scrapped.
President Joko Widodo has urged for an increase in tourism promotional activities to attract more foreign and domestic tourists.