Indonesian presidential candidates share cordial lunch with President Jokowi amid ethical controversy

On Monday, the three leading 2024 Indonesian presidential hopefuls, Anies Baswedan, Ganjar Pranowo, and Prabowo Subianto, shared a lunch invitation from President Joko Widodo.

This unique gathering sparked ethical debates as legal experts questioned the President’s involvement, emphasizing that while there may be no explicit legal prohibition, ethical principles must be upheld to safeguard the integrity of the democratic process.

Indonesia launches first carbon exchange

Indonesia inaugurates its inaugural carbon exchange, a step toward carbon neutrality by 2050, aiming to counter its significant carbon emissions and align with climate targets.