According to a report by Reuters, Indonesian President Joko Widodo appeared set for a second term as “quick count” results from Wednesday’s election rolled in, however his challenger has made claims that he won the popular vote.
Data from private pollsters based on counts of vote samples show Widodo winning by about 54 percent, with a lead of between 7.1 and 11.6 percentage points over his opponent, former general Prabowo Subianto.
In a plan that has been described as "visionary", Indonesia is moving forward with a plan to relocate its capital city away from Jakarta. Jakarta is currently one of the world's fastest-sinking cities,..
Indonesia wants to move its capital city from Jakarta, according to the country's planning minister. President Joko Widodo favors a plan to relocate the capital from Jakarta to outside of Java Island...
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Thursday declared victory in a presidential election to lead the world’s third-largest democracy but his challenger also claimed he had won and..