Ani Hasanah

Ani Hasanah

07
January

 

 

Indonesian National Cyber and Encryption Agency -BSSN is a new institution established by the Indonesian government to provide security aspect and state protection from cybercrime. It has directly done concrete steps to fulfill facilities and infrastructure, including the preparedness of human resources as efforts to support its duties. This was affirmed by Head of the Agency, Joko Setiady at the meeting with Media at BSSN Building in Jakarta on Friday afternoon (05/01).

 

“…For short term agenda, BSSN is to secure and protect cyber space for Indonesia. This agency needs to recruit more human resources. Of course, BSSN will recruit new staff to foster the agency. We will also prepare phase. Even as information, the budget of BSSN will be discussed at Commission I of House of Representative in January 16th,” Joko Setiady said.

 

 

 Joko Setiady also said that besides securing governmental institution and private sectors, BSSN is expected to protect all people from cybercrime in any form. Even, it also protects people from terrorism through early detection. (VOI-AF)

04
January

President Joko Widodo appreciated the decreasing number of poor people in Indonesia.

04
January

President Joko Widodo wants the government to pay more attention to develop human resources namely by improving more skills and education towards Indonesian youths. In his remarks during the Cabinet Plenary Meeting in Jakarta on Wednesday, President Joko Widodo said that the Indonesian nation has high demographic bonus due to the high number of Indonesian youths. He views that such demographic bonus should be utilized by providing more vocational training and education for the youths. 

 

“…I want in 2018, we pay attention to improve our human resources investment. We have about 250 million people and 60 percents of them are the youths. This demographical bonus should be our strength and chance through the improvement of education quality and vocational training as what we started in 2017,” President Joko Widodo said.

 

Furthermore, President Joko Widodo has asked his ministers to improve the quality of Indonesian human resources, saying that the better qualified human resources will meet more industrial needs. The President also hopes that trainings and skills taught at vocational schools can meet the industrial needs as well. He also remarked that there are still a lot of Indonesian human resources with low educational level, hence requires the government’s attention to improve their skills by expanding training programs in the country. (Ndy/ahm)   

 

 

04
January

 

The existence of SmallMicroMedium Enterprises-UMKM must be able to encourage the economy and welfare of people. Thus, they must be continuously supported for the sake of development  of a country. This was said by Acting Secretary General of House of Representatives –DPR,  Damayanti at a meeting of Association of Retired Secretary General of House of Representative at Parliamentary Building in Jakarta on Wednesday (03/01).

 

SmallMicroMedium Enterprises-UMKM have flexibility and capability to adapt towards the market condition which changes faster. It has also big contribution for the economic development of a country because it can provide specific service for huge business which is assumed to have less efficient cost,” Damayanti said.

 

Moreover, Damayanti also hoped that SmallMicroMedium Enterprises businesspeople can boost their quality products. So, the products can be competitive and well received by many people. (VOI-AF/EDT AHM)