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Condolences extended to Indonesia over tsunami

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Condolences extended to Indonesia over tsunami

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong, and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on December 23 conveyed their condolences to Indonesian President Joko Widodo over the massive material and human losses caused by the deadly tsunami that devastated Indonesia’s Banten and Lampung provinces on December 22.

Indonesia: foreign debt structure remains healthy

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Indonesia: foreign debt structure remains healthy

The central bank of Indonesia (BI) has assessed the country’s foreign debt structure will remain healthy as the foreign debt to national gross domestic product (GDP) ratio remained stable at 34 percent as of late September 2018.

Indonesia promotes halal food, beverage exports

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Indonesia promotes halal food, beverage exports

Indonesia is currently promoting the export of halal food and beverage products, which are sectors with rising potential, ready to be developed further to help improve national export performance and the current account balance.

Indonesia updates diplomats of ASEAN progress

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Indonesia updates diplomats of ASEAN progress

Indonesia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a meeting on December 11 with diplomats; the ASEAN Secretariat; ambassadors and representatives of permanent delegations at the ASEAN, as well as from ASEAN agencies to update them of the association’s progress as it takes new steps towards a sustainable and people-oriented ASEAN community.

Vietnamese Ambassador meets leader of Indonesian party

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Vietnamese Ambassador meets leader of Indonesian party

Vietnamese Ambassador to Indonesia Pham Vinh Quang on December 10 spoke highly of Indonesia’s vanguard role in the ASEAN, while paying a courtesy call on President of the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) Megawati Sukarnoputri, who is former President of Indonesia.