Indonesian Defence Minister Prabowo Subianto (left) and Indonesian President Joko Widodo. Photo: Antara Foto via Reuters
Siwage Dharma Negara
Opinion

Opinion

Siwage Dharma Negara

While Jokowi’s critics question his cabinet choices, the markets have responded positively

  • The Indonesian president’s decision to include his arch rival Prabowo has not impressed everyone but it shows he wants stability to push forward with his development goals
  • He’s retained old hands in key roles but has also introduced new faces, notably to oversee education, tourism and state-owned enterprises

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Indonesian Defence Minister Prabowo Subianto (left) and Indonesian President Joko Widodo. Photo: Antara Foto via Reuters
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