• Elections in time of pandemic

    Elections in time of pandemic2

    Lyndsey Martin and Pan Mohamed Faiz *) Later this year, both Indonesia and the United States will hold elections. In the US, voters will go to the polls on Nov. 3 to elect the president, 35 senators, all 435 members of the House of Representatives, as well as state and local government officials. On Dec.

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  • International students, professionals empower fellow Indonesians to go global

    International students, professionals empower fellow Indonesians to go global0

    Thirty six Indonesian students and professionals living all around the world grouped under the nonprofit organization Indonesia Mengglobal (IM) are empowering their compatriots to pursue their education and careers abroad. Founded by Indonesian students at Stanford University in the United States in 2012, the organization believes many Indonesians have the potential to study at world

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  • ust 34% of Indonesia’s stimulus budget spent six months into pandemic

    ust 34% of Indonesia’s stimulus budget spent six months into pandemic0

    SHARES The government has only spent around Rp 237 trillion (US$15.92 billion) of the funds earmarked for economic stimulus during the COVID-19 outbreak, representing just 34.1 percent of the allocated budget, six months into the crisis. Coordinating Economic Affairs Minister Airlangga Hartarto said Monday that the government would expand its aid programs until December and

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