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Regional budgets key to economic growth

  • Aditya Suharmoko

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Thu, February 19 2009 | 02:11 pm

PREMIUM With Indonesia's economy slowing due to the global financial crisis, the regions are being urged to speed up the drafting of regional budgets to prevent even lower growth, according to senior ministry officials. The government expects regions to accelerate government-led infrastructure projects to stimulate the economy and mitigate the impact of the global economic slowdown, aiming for fu...