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Exclusive: Widodo's peace formula for South China Sea - South China Morning Post

Joko Widodo, the president of Indonesia, speaks to This Week in Asia. Photo: Thomas Yau. More on this story. An illegal fishing boat being blown up with explosives by Indonesian authorities in Kuala Langsa, · Ahead of independence day, Indonesia's ...and more »

Duterte may raise Veloso's case with Widodo - ABS-CBN News

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said he may raise with Indonesian President Joko Widodo the case of Mary Jane Veloso, an overseas Filipino worker on death row in Indonesia. Speaking to reporters, Duterte said he may discuss Veloso's case ...and more »

Celebration and protest as Indonesian President Joko Widodo visits Hong Kong - Hong Kong Free Press

Indonesia's President Joko Widodo was greeted by a mixture of celebration and protest in Hong Kong Sunday with calls to improve working conditions for the city's army of foreign maids. There are around 170,000 Indonesians living in Hong Kong, many of ...and more »

Why Indonesia's Widodo thinks he can deal with Donald Trump - South China Morning Post

Joko Widodo, the president of Indonesia, speaks to This Week in Asia. Photo: Thomas Yau. More on this story. US President Trump (C) speaks surrounded by White House Chie for Staff Reince Priebus · Comment: Trump's policy on Asia is a shambles. On paper ...and more »

Widodo wants Chinese to keep coming – as investors, not workers - South China Morning Post

Indonesian President Joko Widodo wants Chinese investors in his country to build a name as long-term partners that create jobs for locals, the way Hong Kong firms have done. In an exclusive interview with This Week in Asia ahead of his visit to the ...and more »

Indonesia's Jokowi: ASEAN must have common stand on South China Sea - Rappler

SHOW OF FORCE. Indonesian President Joko Widodo, seen here in 2016, has traditionally used a show of force to send Indonesia's message to China. Photo from the Presidential Palace. MANILA, Philippines – The only way the Association of Southeast Asian ...and more »

Indonesian President Widodo ignores exploitation of his citizens in Hong Kong - Deutsche Welle

Indonesia's president appeared unsympathetic to the plight of his country's women subjected to abuse and exploitation while working abroad. On a visit to Hong Kong, he told them not to rock the boat over "small things." Hong Kong Indonesien Protest ...and more »

Duterte, Jokowi launch PH-Indonesia shipping route - Rappler

LAUNCH. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte welcomes Indonesian President Joko Widodo upon his arrival at the Francisco Bangoy International Aiport in Davao City for the launching of the Davao-General Santos-Bitung Roll-on/Roll-off (RORO) shipping ...and more »

Indonesian President Joko Widodo gets hero's welcome from compatriots in Hong Kong - South China Morning Post

Indonesian President Joko Widodo began a visit to Hong Kong on Sunday with a pledge to ramp up economic progress so his country would one day overtake China and India in terms of growth. Widodo was in for rock star treatment from the city's Indonesian ...and more »

Duterte, Widodo mum on Veloso case, tackle migrant protection -

Indonesian President Joko Widodo and President Duterte are all smiles during the welcome ceremonies in Malacañang on Friday. President Rodrigo Duterte and Indonesian President Joko Widodo did not mention the case of convicted drug trafficker, Mary Jane ...and more »