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Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia
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Indonesia`s Economic Growth to Exceed 6 Pct in 2018

TEMPO.CO,A�Jakarta - The government is expecting Indonesia`s economic growth to exceed 6% in 2018, a significant jump from its economic growth assumption for 2016-2017 of around 5-5.2%.

Speaking in a plenary cabinet meeting at the State PalaceA�on Wednesday, President Joko Widodo said the target might be difficult to achive but is still hopeful.

a�?It is imperative to achive investment growth of over 10%. As for supporting factors, consumption must grow above 5%, export must grow above 4%. Import must grow by at least 2-3%,a�? the President said before his cabinet members.