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Jokowi faces tough task of managing voters' expectations

Rivals may obstruct his reform plan in new Parliament where he has minority support

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Honeymoon over? Jokowi and his transition team now aim to contain unrealistic expectations or they risk disillusioning supporters after taking office on Oct 20.

[JAKARTA] Incoming Indonesian president Joko Widodo is trying to manage the expectations of his supporters and investors as an opposition-dominated Parliament likely to obstruct his ambitious reform programme convened on Wednesday.

Mr Joko, popularly known as Jokowi, the popular former

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