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President Jokowi`s 2019 Work Plan Revealed

TEMPO.CO,A�Jakarta – The National Development Planning Agency (Bappenas) revealed that the work plan of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) for 2019 will focus on the equity for quality growth.

Head of Bappenas Bambang P.S. Brodjonegoro stated that the quality equity will not just be emphasized among income groups in society, but also among regions. a�?It contains five national programs and 24 priority programs,a�? said Bambang on Wednesday, February 15.

According to Bambang, the five national programs emphasize human development, inter-region discrepancies, added value, energy, food and water sustainability, and national security stability.

The 2019 national priority is considerably simpler compared to that in 2018 that focuses on ten focus elements which include education, health, housing, tourist and business development, energy and food sustainability, poverty alleviation; infrastructure, connectivity, and maritime affairs; regional development; as well as politics, law, defense, and security.

Bambang previously said that the 2019 government work plan (RKP) will be strengthened by maintaining the national security stability. According to Bambang, Bappenas believes that national security stability and equity are closely linked together.

PresidentA�Jokowi has already discussed the 2019 RKP in a plenary cabinet session where he emphasized that investments and exports must continue to be the key driver for economic growth.