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Forum a mantra for closer Indonesia-Africa ties

  • Arifi Saiman
    Arifi Saiman

    Director of the Centre for Policy Analysis and Development on Asia Pacific and Africa Regions at the Foreign Ministry

Jakarta | Tue, April 10, 2018 | 02:52 pm
Forum a mantra for closer Indonesia-Africa ties In a busy assembly hangar of PT Dirgantara Indonesia (DI) stands a new light transport airplane. (JP/Marguerite Afra Sapiie)

PREMIUM Indonesia will host the first-ever Indonesia-Africa Forum (IAF) in Bali on April 10 and 11. The forum is a reflection of Indonesia’s commitment to bring it closer to sub-Saharan Africa and boost business ties to their full potential.

The forum reminds us of the 1955 Asia-Africa Conference in Bandung, which brought together many countries from the two continents. Some were like...

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