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  1. Indonesia's Graft Body Probes Several Former MinistersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Indonesia's anti-graft agency, tasked by President Joko Widodo to assess candidates for his cabinet, said it is investigating several ministers in former leader Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's government and wants the incoming team to sign an integrity pact. Widodo, who was inaugurated on Oct. 20, dropped eight of his candidates for the cabinet after an earlier screening by the Corruption Eradication Commission and presented new names this week.

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  2. Foreign policy question mark over Indonesia leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... flights from Boston. Bilateral relations have thrived during the tenure of outgoing president, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono , although the trade and investment ties with the U.S. have been difficult because of Indonesian protectionism, including in the ...

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  3. JAKARTA: A gift of trustRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    ... he may have in addressing issues from A to Z. With regard to human rights, former president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has left him with a contradicting legacy of international recognition of Indonesia's progress, and a largely impenetrable wall ...

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  4. the Jokowi Presidency: International Engagement to Kill Our Forest FiresRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Perspektif Online

    ... The forest fires in Riau have been a depressing annual occurrence for 17 years. Past president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono took a positive step as Indonesia ratified the Asean Agreement On Transboundary Haze Pollution. But ironically, as Greenpeace has ...

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  5. Q&A with U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia Robert BlakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    The Asia Foundation hosted four U.S. ambassadors to Asia at its headquarters in San Francisco on October 9 for " ASEAN Matters ," a panel discussion on why Asia is crucial to the United States' economic growth. In Asia editor Alma Freeman sat down with U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia Robert Blake to discuss Indonesia's priorities under Joko Widodo, controversy over direct elections , fuel subsidies, and U.S.-Indonesia relations.

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  6. Indonesians Have High Hopes for Their Next PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... scene differs greatly from that of previous presidents. B.J. Habibie, Megawati Sukarnoputri, and Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono had come from the inner circle of Indonesia's political elite. Abdurrahman Wahid had worked with civil society in the national ...

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  7. Indonesian First Family shuns excessive lifestyles, won't parade wealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    Grand tour: Jokowi and Iriana, dressed in simple white, showing the presidential palace to employees of the governor's office in Jakarta as part of their farewell ceremony. - AFP THE children of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono may have no reservations about showing off their luxurious lifestyles, but the children of Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, who was sworn in as president on Monday, are on the other side of the fence.

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  8. Indonesia's Joko takes center stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Asian Correspondent

    ... appointive, which they were until direct polls were put in place during outgoing President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's period in office. Yudhoyono, under huge pressure from outraged citizens, has sought to short-stop that move, using his presidential ...

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  9. JAKARTA: Jokowi's demeanor, sartorial choices bring relaxed vibeRead the original story

    Tuesday | Asia News Network

    While his predecessor Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono was known for his staid demeanor and formal sartorial preferences, after a day in the country's highest political office, new President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has stuck to his down-to-earth persona, shunning standard, formal attire. On Tuesday, Jokowi started his second day as President wearing a green batik shirt during a formal diplomatic meeting with Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill at the State Palace.

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  10. JAKARTA: A Cabinet of strange bedfellowsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Asia News Network

    ... for example, only detracts from the merits of a performance-based government. As former president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has demonstrated so well, the politics of appeasement makes a shambles of effective governance. President Jokowi said he held ...

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  11. From riverside shack to leader of world's largest Muslim countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times of Israel

    ... poor and inequality is rising, it is home to a rapidly expanding middle class. Outgoing President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's two terms in office saw democratic consolidation and a focused fight against Islamist militancy. But economic growth on the ...

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  12. Indonesian president ponders some cabinet picks on anti-graft concernRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Daily Times

    ... corruption scandals that tainted his predecessor's final term in office. Three of former President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's ministers were implicated in corruption cases. Widodo, who took office on Monday, submitted a list of candidates to fill ...

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  13. Indonesian president ponders some cabinet picks on anti...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Peninsula

    ... corruption scandals that tainted his predecessor's final term in office. Three of former President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's ministers were implicated in corruption cases. Widodo, who took office on Monday, submitted a list of candidates to fill ...

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  14. Australia drops investigation into Indonesia 'Balibo Five' murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | AlertNet

    ... low last November over media revelations that Australia had spied on former Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, his wife and other top Indonesian officials. The announcement that Australian police were dropping their investigation came a ...

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  15. Indonesian commoner is new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... to have emerged from the country's political elite or to have been an army general. He succeeded Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, who stepped down Monday after serving two five-year terms. With a Koran held above his head, Widodo took the oath of office ...

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  16. JAKARTA: Jokowi invited to make pitch to firms in S'poreRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Asia News Network

    ... and take the relationship further. Asked about the different styles of Joko and his predecessor, Dr Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Lee said: "We are very happy to work with the elected president of Indonesia, and with president Yudhoyono we had a good 10 ...

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  17. Jakarta: Jokowi Inauguration: Thousands attend street parties to welcome Indonesia's new leadersRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Asia News Network

    ... area - bearing congratulatory messages for the President, as well as messages for former president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono like "Thank You SBY", and defeated presidential candidate Gerindra Party chief patron Prabowo Subianto: "Thank you Prabowo ...

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  18. JAKARTA: After the party, piles of problems await JokowiRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Asia News Network

    ... corruption and enforcing the law, according to Agus. "He can learn from SBY [former president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono] who issued a lot of regulations like the one on speeding up corruption eradication. However, the implementation [of those ...

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  19. PM Narendra Modi congratulates new Indonesian PresidentRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Newkerala.com

    "Congratulations and best wishes to Mr. Joko Widodo on being sworn in as the President of Indonesia," he said. Widodo succeeded Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, who stepped down as President of Indonesia on Monday after serving two five-year terms.

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  20. Abbott, Joko's first date as awkward as it lookedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Age

    ... promised in the election campaign, contains "no suprises". It follows a decade-long affair with Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono that had strong features of co-dependency - full of effusive praise (the diplomatic equivalent of roses and chocolates) then ...

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