The Straits Times (Singapore)

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Mr Joko's humble and clean image, coupled with a penchant for impromptu visits, or "blusukan", to markets and public places to mingle with ordinary people lent to his immense popularity.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - In recognising Mr Joko Widodo for the 8th Asian of the Year award, we honour not only his remarkable personal journey to the presidency but also his achievements in the service of his nation.

JAKARTA (The Straits Times/ANN) - Better known as Jokowi, Indonesian President Joko Widodo rose from humble beginnings.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - In his pursuit of progress and growth, with the emphasis on infrastructure development, he has not lost sight of the values of unity and harmony, so crucial in a Muslim-majority nation of diverse cultures and faiths.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - The 50km CRL will run from Changi to Jurong, and will serve estates such as Pasir Ris, Ang Mo Kio and Clementi.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Infocomm Media Development Authority's new initiatives aim to boost collaborative productions.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - ST Asian of the Year lauded for ability to foster unity in age of chaos and disruption

KUALA LUMPUR (The Straits Times/ANN) - The allegations involving PKR president Anwar Ibrahim were made by his former assistant, Mr Muhammed Yusoff Rawther.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - The trial is aimed at improving handling of the growing volume of travellers passing through Singapore's checkpoints.

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN) - Mr Ted Osius, who oversees Google's public policy and government relations for the Asia-Pacific region, added that Google had made similar decisions elsewhere, such as in Canada and Taiwan.