Manila, Phillippines, 23-5-2014
In a turbulent world marked by political turbulence, economic uncertainty, strategic tensions, Indonesia does have a good story to tell, one that can perhaps inspire others.
Manila, Filipina, 22-5-2014
The theme of this year’s event “leveraging growth for equitable progress”, is highly relevant for our region, and for Indonesia’s own development.
UN Headquarters, New York, AS, 25-9-2012
Interview & Column
Kantor Presiden, Jakarta, 23-2-2012
I keep consistently saying that managing diversity is not to be taken for granted. It is a real challenge for us, especially when we are knowing now, in our world, there is a tendency of the spread of radicalism across the globe. It means our diversity, on the one hand, is our richness. But, on the other hand, is our vulnerability.
Ruang 1582, Hotel Ayodya, Bali, 19-7-2011
Our economic development must be pro growth, pro job, pro poverty reduction and also pro environment. We have to achieve high and sustainable growth without destroying our environment. That’s our ideology, that’s our economic strategy.