More trade and collaboration needed between Indonesia and Australia

Griffith Asia Institute
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The Australia Indonesia Business Council 2018 conference was held on the 11–13 November at the Gold Coast. Under the theme of “partnering for prosperity in a world of change”, the conference urged both countries to increase collaboration and trade partnerships. The conference was attended by several Ministers from Indonesia and Australia, including Tom Lembong (Indonesian Minister […]

Uncertain future for incoming Indonesian leader

Indonesia goes to the polls in July to decide on the successor to President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
Department of Business Strategy and Innovation
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Following fast in the wake of Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s symbolic meeting with the Indonesian President this week, the Griffith Asia Institute has turned the focus to who will succeed Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono next month. A public forum on the forthcoming Indonesian election will be presented in association with the Australia Indonesia Business Council in […]

The future beyond SBY

Griffith Asia Institute
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Until recently, Australia-Indonesia relations were seen as being at historic highs under President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. However, after ten years in power the Indonesian constitution prevents the man known as SBY from serving another term in the top job. Australia’s diplomatic relationship with Indonesia has gone worse following the revelations about Australian spying on the President […]