Indonesian President Joko Widodo stands after taking an oath during his inauguration for his second term, at the House of Representatives building in Jakarta. Photo: Reuters

Indonesia’s Joko Widodo pledges to create jobs and cut bureaucracy as he’s sworn in for 2nd term

  • Jokowi’s inauguration was attended by several foreign dignitaries including Chinese Vice-President Wang Qishan and Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong
  • He vowed to develop the country’s human resources, overhaul the inefficient bureaucracy and move out of the middle-income trap by 2045
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Indonesian President Joko Widodo stands after taking an oath during his inauguration for his second term, at the House of Representatives building in Jakarta. Photo: Reuters
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