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Indonesia's Jokowi said to plan cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 09:51
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Joko Widodo will announce a Cabinet reshuffle today (Aug 12), as he aims to boost investor confidence and fix his economy.

[JAKARTA] Indonesia's President Joko Widodo plans to announce a reshuffle of his cabinet, said people familiar with the selection process.

Mr Joko met leaders of his political party the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle on Tuesday to agree on changes to his economic team, said one of the people, who asked not to be named as the talks were private. The president, inaugurated last October, is looking to revitalise an economy growing at its weakest pace since 2009.

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