The Jakarta Post (Indonesia)

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Presidential contender Prabowo Subianto claimed victory over the 2019 presidential election on Wednesday afternoon, hours before quick-count surveys officially ended.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Incumbent President Joko Widodo called on the public to remain calm while waiting for Indonesia's official election results.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto has claimed a lead over incumbent Joko "Jokowi" Widodo in Indonesia's presidential election, just a few hours after several quick-count surveys showed that Jokowi had about 55 percent of the vote so far.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Political parties in the Joko “Jokowi” Widodo-Ma’ruf Amin camp are upbeat that the incumbent will clinch victory in the presidential election, with some party leaders expecting a win of at least 60 percent on Wednesday.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN): A quick count by the Center for Strategic and International Studies and Cyrus Network projects that President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has been reelected to the presidency, with the Jokowi-Ma’ruf Amin ticket winning 55.8 percent of the vote against Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Uno’s 44.2 percent.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - More than 190 million Indonesians are estimated to have gone to the 800,000 polling stations to choose between two presidential tickets and hundreds of candidates for the House of Representatives, Regional Representative Council (DPD) and regional legislative councils (DPRD).

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Following the discovery of marked ballots in Malaysia, the Elections Supervisory Agency (Bawaslu) has recommended the General Elections Commission (KPU) hold a revote for postal service voting.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - It is highly regrettable if political and religious differences among Indonesian people lead to an increasingly divisive political environment and the destruction of the country’s democracy and its promising economic future.

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Undecided voters may want to participate in a quiz designed to assess how one’s personal political views align with the ideas and/or programs proposed by the presidential and vice presidential candidates.

BOGOR, Indonesia (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - It is believed that by restoring and protecting the marine nursery throughout Indonesia’s coastal region would give a big impact to meet the 1.5 degrees Celsius target in Asia, as mangrove and seagrass play a dominant role in absorbing and storing carbon dioxide.