Joko Widodo President gave a press statement related to his nomination of Cmr. Gen. Budi Gunawan to be National Police chief, at the State Palace on Jan. 14, 2015. (Antara Photo/Andika Wahyu)
The Jakarta Globe’s Top Stories in the Week to Jan. 17
JANUARY 18, 2015
Jakarta. Foreigners who work and live in Indonesia may be required to take a an Indonesian-language proficiency test in order to stay, and that became the top story in the past week on the Jakarta Globe's website.
An Agence France-Presse report about Google's latest app version of Google Translate was the second most-viewed article.
Other top stories included President Joko Widodo pushing for the nomination of Cmr. Gen. Budi Gunawan as chief of the National Police, a recommendation that was opposed by the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK).
The following is a list of the 10 most-read stories in the week to Jan. 17: