International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde has praised Indonesia`s strong economy with good prospectd in the years to come.
"Indonesia`s economy has proven to be strong and performed well with favorable prospects," she said in a statement received here on Monday.
Lagarde`s statement after she met with President Joko Widodo to discuss current economic development, Indonesia`s prospect and preparations for the annual IMF-World Bank meeting in Bali later this year.
At the meeting Lagarde praised President Joko Widodo and his cabinet for their economic management and policies.
"We have also discussed the importance of achieving high economic growth to create jobs and support working generation that keeps growing," she said.
To meet the goal revenues must be used to support development spending and continue reform of products. manpower and financial market.
Regarding the preparation for the annual IMF - World Bank meeting in October Lagarde thanked all parties for their cooperation so far in preparing the event. (antara)