Economic Growth

Chest reads 'state budget', folder reads 'projects'

President Joko Widodo's overriding emphasis on economic growth policies centred on attracting investment for infrastructure and cutting regulations that might hinder business investment, particularly foreign investment, much of which will be paid for by cutting subsidies for the poor or eaten up by corruption, will primarily benefit big business and take years or even decades before any benefits will be felt, if at all, by ordinary Indonesians.

Kompas - June 24, 2015