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Indonesia and India must cooperate closely in the key areas defence, security and counter-terrorism as no country is immune to a terror attack and also to implement UNSC resolution 1267. Joko Widodo is the President of Indonesia.

India, Indonesia to boost maritime relations

India, Indonesia to Boost Maritime Relations

India, Indonesia to boost maritime relations

India, Indonesia anti-terror efforts

India, Indonesia Anti-terror Efforts

India, Indonesia anti-terror efforts

Highlights

  • Signed Agreements are

    • MoU on Youth and Sports Cooperation.
    • MoU on Standardization Cooperation.
    • Joint Communique on Voluntary International Cooperation to Combat Illegal, Unregulated and Unreported (IUU) Fishing and to promote Sustainable Fisheries Governance.
  • Economic and Development: Agreed to build a strong economic and development partnership to strengthen the flow of trade, capital and people between them.
  • ASEAN and RCEP: Agreed for an early implementation of India-ASEAN Free Trade Agreement in Services and investment, and finalization of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).
  • Defence and security: Agreed to prioritize defence and security cooperation to ensure safety and security of sea lanes, environmental protection and disaster response.
  • Further boost partnership for combating terrorism, organized crime, drugs and human trafficking.
  • Indonesia is actively reforming its regulations to make doing business easy for both foreign and local investors.

About Joko Widodo

  • Born: June 21, 1961 (age 55), Surakarta, Indonesia.
  • Education: Gadjah Mada University (1985)
  • Religion: Sunni Islam
  • Popularly known as Jokowi.
  • The seventh President of Indonesia, in office since 2014.
  • He was the Mayor of Surakarta from 2005 to 2012.
  • He was Governor of Jakarta from 2012 to 2014.
  • The first Indonesian president without a high-ranking political or military background.
  • Political party: Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle.
Image of Indonesian President - Joko Widodo

Image of Indonesian President - Joko Widodo

Image of Indonesian President - Joko Widodo

- Published/Last Modified on: December 12, 2016

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