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Jokowi to develop 'every inch' of Indonesia's Islands

"In the year of development acceleration, the government is focusing on three breakthrough measures to eradicate poverty, unemployment and social inequality," said Jokowi.


PRESIDENT Joko Widodo vowed on Tuesday to develop all of Indonesia's frontier areas, including the Natuna Islands close to where it is embroiled in a dispute with China, and outlined plans to fund a massive infrastructure programme to accelerate growth in South-east Asia's biggest